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How to Design a Productive Home Office

While working from home can be great, it can also be a challenge to be productive and creative in an environment ripe with distractions. Whether you work remotely or have a home-based business, having a comfortable and productive home office space is essential. It’s more than having the right desk and chair; it’s about creating … read more “How to Design a Productive Home Office”

Traditional Build vs Modular Home: What’s Right for You?

Building a new home comes with a lot of decisions, the first being deciding which type of construction is right for you. You’ve probably heard of both traditional build (or stick-built) and modular homes, but how do they compare to each other? Choosing between the two can be a difficult decision, but here’s what you … read more “Traditional Build vs Modular Home: What’s Right for You?”

Using Pinterest to Design Your New Home

Pinterest is more than just a platform to save recipes and fashion inspiration. It’s a powerful way to discover new ideas for your home. Whether you want to design your bedroom, living room, kitchen, or outdoor space, Pinterest is the go-to platform to apply creative and unique ideas. With 463 million monthly users, Pinterest is … read more “Using Pinterest to Design Your New Home”

Be Prepared: Tips for Creating a Home Emergency Plan

Emergencies come in all shapes and sizes, and they often happen when we least expect them. As a homeowner, it’s essential to have a home emergency plan that everyone in your household understands and can follow. From natural disasters to unexpected medical emergencies, a well-crafted emergency plan can help keep you and your loved ones … read more “Be Prepared: Tips for Creating a Home Emergency Plan”

Must-Have Features to Look for If You Love to Entertain

Are you someone who loves to have your friends or family over frequently? Maybe you’re an avid home entertainer and would love to design your space to make hosting easier. Whether you’re a cooking enthusiast or enjoy watching movies and playing games with loved ones, certain features can make your new build home the perfect … read more “Must-Have Features to Look for If You Love to Entertain”

How to Decorate on a Budget

Decorating your home can be a fun and exciting task. It is a great way to let your creative side shine and bring out the beauty of your living space. However, as much as it is amazing, it can also be quite expensive. With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to … read more “How to Decorate on a Budget”

How to Budget to Build Your New Home

Building a new home is an exciting prospect. Choosing your own style, finishes, and colors is a dream come true for many homebuyers. However, it can also be overwhelming, especially when it comes to the financial aspect of it. Creating a budget for your new home can be a bit intimidating, but it doesn’t have … read more “How to Budget to Build Your New Home”

Healthy Summer Lawn Tips

Summer is here, and with it comes all the sunshine and outdoor activities that we love. However, the heat and dry weather can take a toll on our lawns. It’s essential to take the right measures to maintain a healthy lawn all year round, but especially in summer. As a homeowner, the last thing you … read more “Healthy Summer Lawn Tips”

Advantages of Building a New Home

Are you considering building a new home from scratch? Whether you’re a first-time homeowner or looking to upgrade, building a new home can be an exciting and fulfilling process. You have the opportunity to design and build your dream home from scratch. While building a new construction home may take longer than buying an existing … read more “Advantages of Building a New Home”

Benefits of Having a Kitchen Island

The kitchen island has become an essential part of many kitchens. Not only can it provide an attractive and stylish centerpiece for any home but there are plenty of practical reasons why having one is beneficial. From extra storage space to improving overall functionality, adding an island into your kitchen can take mealtimes (and social … read more “Benefits of Having a Kitchen Island”