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Open Concept vs. The Traditional Floor Plan

In Home Building / Sep 20, 2021

Open Concept vs. The Traditional Floor Plan

Open concept floor plans have been popular for years! When you're building a home, it's important to decide which type of floor plan best suits your needs. Knowing the advantages and disadvantages of each, as well as what to expect when you build your house, can help you narrow your choices and make the final decision.
Trendy vs. Timeless- How to Achieve Balance in your Home Design

In Home Building / Sep 17, 2021

Trendy vs. Timeless- How to Achieve Balance in your Home Design

When you're building a new home, it's important to strike a balance between a trendy home design and timeless materials. Knowing which trends are sought after by home buyers and which timeless materials can improve your home's value can help you design the perfect new home.
Is Bigger Really Better? How Big Should Your Home Be?

In Home Building / Sep 13, 2021

Is Bigger Really Better? How Big Should Your Home Be?

In 2018, the average size for a new home was around 2,500 square feet, while the average household only contained about 2.5 people. In 2020, houses that once felt big enough started to feel too small, when adults started working from home and children started to attend remote school. Trying to right-size your house for your needs can be a challenge. Homes that are too big can be difficult to keep clean and also a challenge to maintain, while homes that are too small can feel confining and cluttered. Fitting the size of your house to the number of people in it is important. If you're building a new home, these tips can help you choose the right square footage for your needs.