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Building Better Homes: Conscious Construction

Building Better Homes: Conscious Construction

It is easier now than ever to “think green”. With all of the ecological advancements, living sustainably has become not only easier, but more affordable as well. The best way to “think green” is to start from the ground up – literally! As population rates rise, so...

What to Know About Building a Home: Deed Restriction

What to Know About Building a Home: Deed Restriction

You’ve found it – the perfect lot to build your dream home on. However, your building plans can potentially be foiled by deed restrictions that are years old. These restrictions can include anything such as limiting the number of bedrooms you can build, to the type of...

The Pros and Cons of Building a House Addition

The Pros and Cons of Building a House Addition

A trend in house additions rises when the market becomes white hot and home equity loans become affordable.  A home remodel such as a house addition is typically one of the priciest improvements a homeowner can make, but there are a ton of advantages to taking on a...

Home Building Activity up 12%: Highest Number in More Than a Decade

Home Building Activity up 12%: Highest Number in More Than a Decade

Here are the numbers: new home construction soared to 12% August 2019 which is the fastest pace in years as the market has stabilized and mortgage rates dropped. The annual rate for housing starts is now 1.36 million and was only 1.22 million in July. There has not...

Bathroom Remodeling 101: What to spend and where to save

Bathroom Remodeling 101: What to spend and where to save

Your bathroom is guaranteed to receive quite a bit of traffic on the daily. It is important to make sure it is not only functional but makes a lasting impression. On average a bathroom remodel will cost you $17,908. However, there are several factors that could...

Dos & Don’ts of Kitchen Remodels

Dos & Don’ts of Kitchen Remodels

If you live in an older home, you've probably dreamt of having your kitchen remodeled. Maybe your dreaming has led you to begin the process, or maybe you're still just considering your options. Either way, it's important to gather as much information as you can about...

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost? And How to Save Money

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost? And How to Save Money

Bathroom remodel costs might not be the highest in the house, but for as long as humankind has been renovating bathrooms, contractors have been raking in a pretty penny on the process. That's because, along with your bedroom, the bathroom is the space in your home...

How to Buy Land: Tips to Pick the Perfect Lot

Wondering how to buy land? There's something thrilling about the idea of buying you're own piece of vacant land - raw, untouched real estate on which you can build your dream home from the ground up. But picking the perfect parcel for a land purchase can prove a bit...