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building a custom home

Things to Know Before Building a Custom Home

Building a custom home can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it is also important to know what you are getting into. There are many things to consider when building a custom home, from the design of your home to the construction process itself. That’s why it is important to hire a team of professional builders, like our team at Built Right Homes, to help you take on your project. We have years of experience building custom homes, and we know what it takes to make your project a success! What You Should Know Before Building a Custom Home Building

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building a custom home in Lake Anna

Tips for Building a Custom Home in Lake Anna

Lake Anna is a great place to build your dream home.  With miles of shoreline and plenty of opportunities for recreation. It’s the perfect spot for anyone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. If you’re thinking about building a custom home in Lake Anna, be sure to keep these tips in mind! Our Tips For Building a Custom Home in Lake Anna Building a custom home in Lake Anna offers you the freedom and flexibility to create a home that fits all of your needs. To ensure that this process goes as smoothly as possible for

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kitchen remodeling

Common Myths About Kitchen Remodeling

Investing in a kitchen remodel is one of the most popular home improvement projects. It can be a great way to add value to your home or simply update your kitchen space. However, there are many myths and misconceptions about kitchen remodeling that can lead people astray. That’s why we’ve decided to debunk the top kitchen remodeling myths! Kitchen Remodeling Myths One of the most common kitchen remodeling myths is that it is a very expensive project. While kitchen remodels can certainly be pricey, they don’t have to break the bank. Built Right Homes has a team of experienced professionals

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current home trends

Current Home Trends to Pay Attention to

If you’re in the market for a new home, it’s important to stay up-to-date on current home trends. This is why we’ve put together this blog post – to give you a sneak peek at some of the hottest trends in home building right now. Whether you’re working with a custom home builder like Built Right Homes or not, it’s always a good idea to be aware of what’s popular right now. So without further ado, let’s look at some of the top trends in homebuilding! Current Home Trends to Keep An Out For Interior design is what truly makes

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spec home

Custom Built Home vs. Spec Home

Are you in the market for a new home? If so, you may be wondering whether you should buy a custom-built home or a spec home. Both types of homes have their pros and cons, and it can be difficult to decide which option is right for you. In this blog post, we will discuss the differences between custom-built homes and spec homes and help you decide which option is best for you! Choosing Your Dream Home Building your dream home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. After all, your home is where you will

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first time custom home buyers

Tips for First Time Custom Home Buyers

If you’re like most first time home buyers, you may feel a little overwhelmed by the process, especially if you are looking at building a custom home. There are so many things to think about – from financing to choosing a builder. This is why we’ve put together this guide for first time custom home buyers. We want to make the process as easy and stress-free as possible for you! So, whether you’re just starting out your research or are ready to start building, our team at Built Right Homes is here to help. Our Tips for First Time Custom

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open concept home closed concept home

Open Concept Home vs. Closed Concept Home

There is a lot of debate surrounding open concept homes and closed concept homes. Which one is better for your custom-built home? Well, that depends on your specific needs! In this blog post, we will discuss the pros and cons of each type of floor plan so that you can make an informed decision about which one is right for you. Our team at Built Right Homes can help you determine the best layout for your needs, whether you are looking for an open concept home or a closed concept home! What is an Open Concept Home? An open concept

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custom storage solutions

Custom Storage Solutions for Your Home

If you’re like most people, chances are you have a lot of stuff. And just like them, you probably don’t have enough storage space for everything you have. This is where custom storage solutions come in handy! At Built Right Homes, we specialize in helping our clients create custom storage solutions that work perfectly for their homes. Whether you need more storage in your kitchen, living room, or bedroom, we can help! When you make the decision to custom build your home, that means you also have the ability to customize each and every space throughout it. This means you

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new home builders

What to Look for in a Team of New Home Builders

When it comes to new home builders, choosing the right team for you can be a difficult process. There are many home builders out there, and knowing who to choose for the job can be an extremely difficult task. Especially when you’ve been thinking about building your dream home for quite some time. At Built Right Homes we want to help make this process a little less difficult for you starting with some tips on new home builder selection. What is the Role of New Home Builders? Before you can even start thinking about who to choose for your new

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green building materials

What are the Best Green Building Materials?

Using environmentally conscious and green materials during home construction has become a huge trend in the construction industry. And these green building materials are being used more and more during new home construction projects specifically. There are tons of green building materials to choose from, but determining which is best for your future home can be difficult and even overwhelming. While it is important to be conscious of your carbon footprint you also want to make sure the overall build and design of your home aren’t compromised in the process. In this blog we are going to cover some of

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building a home addition

10 Mistakes that Happen When Building a Home Addition

Building a new home addition can be a daunting task for many homeowners. There are so many decisions to make and building codes that must be followed, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. And knowing where to start and how to start can be extremely difficult to determine. This is why we have created a guide to help you avoid the 10 common mistakes that most people make when building an addition onto their home, to help you avoid these pitfalls! Avoid These Mistakes When Building a Home Addition The first mistake we want to touch on is building an addition

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financing your new home build

What You Should Know About Financing Your New Home Build

With today’s housing market and low-interest rates, the price of homes in many areas has skyrocketed. So instead of competing with the other people looking for a new home, you may be thinking about building a new home. However, as you begin to shop around and make plans for this home there are a few things you need to figure out, one of the most important being how you will be financing your new home build. Some other questions you need to ask are: Are my credit reports up to date and accurate? What information is needed to apply to

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luxury home building

What is Luxury Home Building

A luxury home is a home that is valued within the top 10% of properties on the local market. They tend to be large in size, located in prime areas, constructed and finished with high-end materials, and designed with appealing and unique architectural details and amenities. And once you have decided to embark on the luxury home building journey there are quite a few components of the process you should be aware of. The first is that it takes quite a bit of time and effort to build your custom home, and because of that you want it to be

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New Home Construction

Is New Home Construction A Better Investment?

It is no surprise that brand new homes have a higher cost than homes that are labeled as resale. However, you may be wondering whether or not investing in a new home construction versus a resale home is actually worth it. Well, the first thing you should know is that people who purchase a new home construction are getting more than just a brand new home. They are also getting: Appliances that are energy efficient The ability to choose their home’s finishes, fixtures, and each component of the home Heating, cooling, and ventilation systems that are energy efficient The knowledge

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kitchen remodel

What To Know Before Your Kitchen Remodel and Renovation

The kitchen is often times the heart of the home. However, if your kitchen is poorly designed functionality wise or doesn’t match your aesthetic, it can be hard to find the motivation to spend time in the kitchen cooking and gathering with your family. If this is the case, you may be considering a kitchen remodel or kitchen renovation. Before you begin the process it is important to keep in mind that a kitchen remodel can be overwhelming. This is why our team at Built Right Home has come up with the perfect guide to make your kitchen remodel and

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Buying Land to Build your House

Finding Land to Build Your House On Deciding to build a custom home may seem like a dream come true, and it is! But finding land for sale isn’t as easy as finding a for sale sign in someone’s front yard is. Keeping an eye out on real-estate websites is one way that you can try and find available land to build your house on. However, the best plots usually aren’t advertised on sites like these. There are some real estate agents that specialize in this exact process and can help find land to build your house on with ease.

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build on your lot

What You Should Know Before Hiring Someone to Build on Your Lot

When it comes to hiring a company to build on your lot there are a lot of companies that will be vying for your bid. However, before choosing the perfect team for your custom home there are a few important questions that you need to ask, the first two being, how long will this project take, and how much is this going to cost? Both of these questions are extremely important because the price is a huge factor when it comes to determining which custom home builder you hire to build on your lot. Aside from these questions you probably

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custom home builders

Why you Should Hire a team of Custom Home Builders

Custom Home Builders vs. General Contractors When it comes to building your dream home the first step in the process is deciding who should take on the project. Will you hire a general contractor to do the work? Will you build the house yourself? Or will you search for a team of custom home builders to tackle the project for you? If we are being honest, most homeowners don’t take on the task of building their custom home on their own and either hire a general contractor or a team of custom home builders. Making the decision on who to

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The Benefits of Building a Custom Home

The Benefits of Building a Custom Home

The Benefits of Building a Custom Home Custom home design As the housing market and the economy in general have recovered in the past few years, Americans are expanding their horizons when it comes to home ownership. Though older houses are still a popular option, there has been a greater shift toward custom-built homes, and for good reason. Building a new home provides a great many number of advantages, including: Total Control Older homes often require some sort of renovation to meet the buyer’s exact desires and demands. With a custom-built house, you are in complete control, down to the

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5 questions to ask before building your new custom home

5 Questions to ask before building your new custom home

5 Questions To Ask Before Building Your New Custom Home The time is right, and you’ve decided to build a new custom home! You can afford it, and you’re ready to have all the personalized features and amenities designed to fit your lifestyle. We’ve put together a list of our 5 most important questions to help you start planning! 1. Do I have a location in mind for where I want to build? Look around for land that is for sale in the area(s) that you’d like to build. Investigate the land you’d like to purchase so you can pinpoint

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