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Why Is It Important to Have Warranties on Your Custom Home?

After investing serious time and money into your custom home, the last thing you want to do is fork over more resources to cover a mistake, repair, or replacement. Of course, you purchase your custom home with an expectation of excellence, but, unfortunately, there are some cases in which either builder error or product defect comes [...]

2019-01-09T00:00:00+06:00January 9th, 2019|Finances|

Ranch vs. Multistory Home

Before you build your dream home, you’ll need to decide on its layout, including, whether you want a single story or a multilevel home. Both options have pros and cons, and only you can decide which will best suit your family’s needs. To help you choose, check out our rundown on ranches versus multistory homes.  [...]

2018-12-28T00:00:00+06:00December 28th, 2018|Design|

The Best Time of Year to Buy New Construction

Most everyone knows the spring and summer are peak seasons for the real estate industry, but from a buyer’s perspective, there’s actually a better time of year to keep in mind. For those looking to take advantage of new construction, the best time to buy is just around the corner.  […]

2018-12-16T00:00:00+06:00December 16th, 2018|Finances|

Missing Master Bathtub—Do You Need One?

Luxurious bathtubs used to be a given in master bath design. In recent years, a new trend is on the rise: the missing master bathtub. As you prepare to build your new custom home, only you can decide what is best for your master bathroom. Before you make up your mind, here are a few [...]

2018-11-28T00:00:00+06:00November 28th, 2018|Interior Features|

ROI and Building vs. Remodeling

You’ve come to a fork in the road: should you build a new home or remodel your existing one? When deciding which direction to take, asking yourself some key questions will help you make the best choice. Consider these factors before moving forward with a remodel or designing an entirely new custom home. […]

2018-11-13T00:00:00+06:00November 13th, 2018|Finances|

Best New Home Features for Iowa

Building a custom home is exciting, but if you’re not careful, all of the options can be quite overwhelming! Before you begin designing your custom home, check out these best new home features. Then, partner with a trusted Iowa home builder to make your dream home a reality! […]

2018-11-01T00:00:00+06:00November 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

How to Choose the Right Square Footage When Building Your Home

If you’ve never built a custom home before, it can be difficult to know where to begin. A major aspect of your home’s design is its square footage. The size of your home has a significant impact on design and layout possibilities. Here are a few tips on choosing the right square footage for your [...]

2018-10-18T00:00:00+06:00October 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|