5 Key Considerations When Building an Energy Efficient Home

January 29, 2018

  Building an energy efficient home isn’t just a trendy concept: it is the new norm. The choices you make when designing your custom home will go a long way into determining your carbon footprint, the money you save (or spend) on utilities and how comfortably you live within the space. Here are five important considerations when building an energy efficient home.

Kitchen Countertop Options: Pros & Cons

November 16, 2017

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  Choosing kitchen countertop options can be a fun, yet daunting, task, especially since you may end up with a few different types of countertops to create the look you want for the space. Countertops are a fundamental design element of today’s kitchens, so selecting the best option to fit your needs is imperative to ending up with a kitchen you love. Before you begin, it is important to note that no countertop material is perfect. Each has its strengths and weaknesses, so as you move through the process of choosing countertops for your kitchen, make sure your decision is…

Prime1 Builders Featured in Houzz article

July 21, 2017

Prime1 Builders Featured in Houzz article “How to Stylishly Repurpose and Reuse Old Items in Your Home” Whatever your decor, repurposed and recycled items can bring an intimate touch to any space. Here are some DIY ideas: Restore Old Doors Old doors can be also be recycled as sliding doors for bathrooms and other areas. You can fix a top-hung railing system at the entrance to create a unique slider. Ensure that it has plenty of space on either side to slide to. This idea is a real space saver in smaller homes or bathrooms where there isn’t much room…