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What You Need to Know About Building Permits

What You Need to Know About Building Permits

When building a home, or even for some renovation and home addition projects, you will likely need to obtain a building permit. What are the legalities behind a permit and when is a permit needed? We break down a few things you should know before embarking on the home...

How to Make Smart Design Choices When Building a Home

How to Make Smart Design Choices When Building a Home

When building a brand-new home, it is expected that you will be living in it for years and years to come. As a result of this, you should be making conscious and timeless design choices. That doesn’t mean you can’t take a risk and pick a bold paint color, but items...

Building an Outdoor Kitchen: What You Need to Know

Building an Outdoor Kitchen: What You Need to Know

Living the Florida life means plenty of sunshine and outdoor activities. From hosting pool parties to backyard cookouts, there isn’t anything quite like enjoying time with friends and family around the grill. However, so much time can be spent away from those loved...

Building a Home: How Long Does It Take?

Building a Home: How Long Does It Take?

When building a home from the ground up, there needs to be a set timeline in place in order to make sure construction operates smoothly from start to finish. While each new construction project is unique in of itself, you can usually bet on a set time frame for a...

Building a New Home: 4 Steps to Prepare

Building a New Home: 4 Steps to Prepare

The process of building a new home does not begin when the concrete is poured, and the first wall goes up. It starts long before then. Prior to construction, there are many decisions and formalities you must go through. Here are the four main areas you will need to...

To Remodel or Rebuild Your Home?

To Remodel or Rebuild Your Home?

Many times, we find ourselves living in older homes that unfortunately may have been neglected over the years. Depending on how out of control things may have gotten, you will find yourself deciding if it’s best to do a full remodel or tear it down and start from...

Home Additions: Building Up vs. Building Out

Home Additions: Building Up vs. Building Out

When adding an addition onto your home there are a couple different directional approaches you will have to consider. You are able to add onto your home horizontally or vertically. Depending on the type of addition you will have to weigh the pros and cons and evaluate...

3 Types of Home Additions and Their Expenses

3 Types of Home Additions and Their Expenses

Home additions are becoming increasingly popular as construction rates rise. Many homeowners find themselves loving their homes but being cramped on space.  A simple solution would be to build a home addition. Which three home additions are you likely to run into, and...

How Much is a New Construction Home?

How Much is a New Construction Home?

Estimating the cost of building a new home can be very daunting. It involves much more than simply the cost of the land and the labor. There are many different variables that affect the pricing for a new build. National average cost According to a 2019 Home Advisor...

Construction Change Orders: What You Need to Know

Construction Change Orders: What You Need to Know

Being able to design and create your own custom home is such an exciting experience. Dealing with contracts and paperwork is not. Both homeowners and contractors want to deal with as little unnecessary paperwork as possible. However, a home build project is unlikely...