Archive for the 'New-Construction' Category

How to Work With Difficult Home Builders

By Eric Willey Getting a home built is a very stressful process. When things are not going right, you may begin to worry about whether or not the builder you hired is doing the job at the pace you originally agreed upon. Sadly, sometimes there is a need to deal with difficult home builders but […]

Horse Barn Blueprints For People Who Love Their Horse

By Kevin M. Brown As an owner of pedigree horses, or if you intend on becoming one in the future, you would do well to build an adequate shelter for them. A horse barn being a large structure requiring expert guidance to build, you are well advised to consult good blueprints which provide you with […]

Selecting the Right Contractor For Your Home Improvement Project

By Teni Hall Your home is most likely the largest investment you will ever make. The value of your investment can often be positively impacted by strategically selected home improvement projects. Some projects are conducive for DIY weekend warriors and home improvement hobbyists. However, other projects require hiring experts in order to ensure the job […]

Energy Efficient Windows For Your New Home Construction

By Marc Mathis Of particular importance in your effort to build an environmentally-friendly home is the windows that you will choose. Energy efficient windows for your new home construction can make your heating bills lower in the winter and your cooling bills easier to handle in the summer. An energy efficient window needs to be […]

Stick to Your Construction Budget Home Construction Ideas

By Greg Vandenberge I seriously can’t remember ever building a home, when I was working for another contractor, where the construction budget was actually balanced. Whenever they were my projects, I made sure that we finish the job on budget, unless the homeowner really wanted something extra and understood the consequences. I can’t stress this […]

Prefinished Siding Save Time and Money For Contractors and Customers on Materials and Maintenance

By Daniel P Elliott Quality takes time to develop and build, especially with regards to home construction.  Unlike the standard cookie cutter home manufacturers, custom home builders devote more energy and attention to detail to a project in order to produce a superior quality product and home ownership experience.  With the recent focus turned toward […]

Structural Representation

By Jonathan R Richards House plans are a structural representation of a house on a sheet of specially prepared paper. It is more frequently called as a blueprint. An architect basically makes a house plan before a house is constructed. It shows all the details regarding the building. It is not possible for a layman […]

How a Good General Contractor Pays for Himself

By Steve Paskoski Most homeowners know little about construction materials and will not know if the mechanics on their job are using the best available materials or cheap substitutes. This will affect the quality of the finished product and lesser quality materials may be responsible for costly future repairs. They soon find out that this […]

Kit Homes Well Suited For Your Budget

By Hinds Ryan Do you want to learn more about Kit home? Have you seen kit home and want one for you self? Are you worried whether it will suit your budget or not? Here is some information for people thinking the same. Kit homes are partially assembled quality homes. They are not constructed like […]

Three Tips on Hiring a Contractor

By Troy Livy A lot of thought should go into hiring a contractor. Unfortunately, a lot of home and building owners still get duped or frustrated with their choices. This may either be because they didn’t get real experts or they simply fell into a misunderstanding with their contractors. This is why you should follow […]