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    April 26, 2018 | Posted in design tips, home design, custom design

    The Universal Design in Homes

    By: EMILEY WESTFALL

    This article was originally published at https://www.wcn247.com/the-universal-design-in-homes/

     

     

    Typically when you think of a family home you think a couple steps into the front door. Once you open the front door you walk into a foyer with a big staircase to a second floor. As you keep walking the floor plan flows into a few rooms with doorways that probably only one person can fit in. The house will also have a mixture of both hardwood and carpet. For someone who...

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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 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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    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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    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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    January 19, 2016 | Posted in custom home, home design

    Design a Family Room Everyone Will Love

     

     The following is an excerpt from Chapter 19 of George Davis’ book, Room By Room. Each chapter covers one room or feature of a home and provides inside information about what things to consider.  The book highlights areas to concentrate on if you have a limited budget as well as skies-the-limit options, and everything in between.

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