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    December 19, 2017 | Posted in New Home Constuction, floor plans, blog, home design, custom home

    Deciding on the Right Floor Plan for Your Dream Home: Colonial, Ranch, or First Floor Master

    There are three main floor plan types to consider when designing your dream home. Each type, colonial, ranch, and first floor master, has its strengths and weaknesses.

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    October 16, 2017 | Posted in home repairs, safety

    Get Ready for the Cold Weather with these Maintenance Tips for Your Home [VIDEO]

     

    Fall is here and it's time to make sure your home is ready for the cool weather. Watch the video below to learn about the 7 fall maintenance items we suggest you perform on your home.  

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    October 12, 2017 | Posted in New Home Constuction, home building, home design, custom home

    7 Must-Dos when Choosing a Builder for Your Dream Home

    The following is written by President and founder of ProBuilt Homes, George Davis, who has over 20 years of construction experience.

    I frequently get calls and emails from friends and family around the country asking my advice on how they should select a builder for their dream home.  You are picking the company that you are going to entrust to build you, what is usually, the largest purchase of your lifetime. Spending time to dig a little deeper is definitely prudent.  

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    August 10, 2017 | Posted in design tips, home building, outdoor living spaces, backyard

    Options for Your Outdoor Living Space: Deck, Concrete and Pavers

    There are a number of choices to consider for your outdoor living area and all have advantages and disadvantages. We will review three options, deck, concrete, and pavers, so you can decide which is the best choice for you.

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    July 28, 2017 | Posted in New Home Constuction, home design

    ProBuilt Homes Segment 2 on Real Estate Showcase TV

    "Real Estate Showcase TV-Lifestyles serves as an educational tool that informs buyer and sellers of the importance of utilizing professionals when buying, selling, building or remodeling their home. Our show features businesses and professionals with an established reputation who put their customers first." 

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    July 26, 2017 | Posted in New Home Constuction, blog, home building

    ProBuilt Homes Segment 1 on Real Estate Showcase TV

    "Real Estate Showcase TV-Lifestyles serves as an educational tool that informs buyer and sellers of the importance of utilizing professionals when buying, selling, building or remodeling their home. Our show features businesses and professionals with an established reputation who put their customers first." 

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    June 29, 2017 | Posted in home design, custom home, budget

    Use The Budget Triangle to Create Your Dream Home

    During the new home design process, the builder and homeowner work together, utilizing the budget triangle, to arrive at the total cost of the project and create the home of the client's dreams. This video explains that process.  

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    May 09, 2017 | Posted in New Home Constuction, custom home, home design

    Choosing the Right Window Type for Your Home: Wood vs Vinyl

    For decades, wood windows have been a sign of a quality built home while vinyl windows were thought of as a cheap alternative to wood.  However, with today's technological advances, a good quality vinyl window can perform as good as, if not better than, a wood window. At a fraction of the price, today's vinyl window warranties are on par with wood windows so the life spans are similar.

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    March 28, 2017 | Posted in New Home Constuction, custom home

    10 Topics to Help You Decide Where and How to Build a New Home

     

    There are many things to consider when you are contemplating building a new home.  Here's a list of items to keep you on the right track when making your decision on where and how to build:

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    February 14, 2017 | Posted in home building, custom home

    How to Decide on a Foundation Type for Your Home

         Should I use a poured concrete or masonry block foundation? It seems like a simple question, but the answer can get complex.  In general though, a properly constructed foundation of either type is a good choice. However, there are many factors to consider that may make one of the two a better solution for your home.

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