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For most, designing a new home begins with a lot of false starts. Questions need to be answered. How big of a house do you need? How many bedrooms and bathrooms are needed? Do you want an open floor plan? Do you need porches or decks? Which home styles do you like? Once most of the questions are ...
09/11/2017
In the last 25 years, there are four devastating storms that come to mind for most: Hurricane Andrew in Florida, Hurricane Katrina in Louisiana, Superstorm Sandy in New Jersey/New York, and now… Hurricane Harvey in Texas. Each of these storms has tested the people that were affected and tested th...
09/05/2017
Legos, like modular homes, have been around for a long time. Legos started out as simple blocks, available in a limited variety of colors and were interlocking. The simple concept provided children with the ability to connect these blocks in different ways to create just about anything; a car, a ...
08/28/2017
I think there is a fundamental misconception by homeowners that a home’s roof is waterproof. After all, we always think of sitting inside our homes on a cold, dark, rainy night and being warm and dry. However, we stay that way because a typical home’s roof is water-resistant, not waterproof. This...
08/21/2017
For a motorcycle enthusiast, anyone can drive a motorcycle. But with a Harley-Davidson owner, it is a lifestyle. Log home living is very much the same. Everyone lives in a home. Living in a log home is a lifestyle. They are expensive and time consuming to maintain, they aren’t always the most ene...
08/15/2017
Using modular construction to build your new custom home offers many advantages. Building your new home indoors and protected from the elements reduces its exposure to moisture, practically eliminating the opportunity for mold and mildew growth. It also promotes quality construction using a build...
08/07/2017
In a recent survey is was found that most Americans (80%) have a basic understanding and knowledge of what a credit score is. Millennials in that survey had a poorer understanding of the basic facts than did Gen-Xers. In most cases, all of that goes out the window when it comes to applying for a ...
07/31/2017
Did you know that today, OSB dominates the construction industry for sheathing in new homes? Except for a few states in the northeast, its use far exceeds that of plywood for the construction of side walls, sub-floors, and roofs. It wasn’t always that way. OSB, when it first hit the market, was v...
07/24/2017
Dictionary.com defines the American Dream as:noun1. the ideals of freedom, equality, and opportunity traditionally held to be available to every American.2. life of personal happiness and material comfort as traditionally sought by individuals in the U.S.HOME OWNERSHIPThe American dream means man...
07/17/2017
There is actually no such thing as a modular home. However, that is the common term given to a home that was built using modular construction. The modular construction process means that a home is built in pieces or modules offsite and then delivered to a home site. The modules then have to be in...
07/10/2017
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