Best Upgrades to Make When Building a House


Wondering what are the best upgrades to make when building a house? The building process involves a lot of decision-making on your part. Making the right choices about what to add during the building process and what can wait can make or break your budget, and it’s important to think ahead toward what upgrades will […]

5 Signs It’s Time to Build a New Home


You’re getting the urge to for something different – maybe it’s to move, maybe something else, but how do you know? What are the signs it’s time to build a new house? Even more important, how can you be sure that building a home is the right choice for you? Building a home is a big […]

7 Home Features for Entertaining

7 Home Features for Entertaining

Whether you’re hosting a small get-together or a large party, it’s important to make your guests feel comfortable and at home. In this blog post, we will discuss the must-have home features for entertaining – the ones you should include in your custom-built home.

7 Dismissed Details in Custom Home Design


If you’ve decided to custom build your home, you’ve probably spent lots of time on Pinterest or Houzz looking at cabinet choices and color schemes. However, some important details in custom home design can often be dismissed by homeowners—leaving them with regrets when their homes are complete. Before you decide to build your home, take […]

Design with a Focal Point in Mind


Any designs you create cease to exist without a definitive “focal point.” But what is a focal point, and why is it so important in design functions? Based on the Gestalt principle, a focal point or emphasis works as the star of the room. It captures the attention of the viewer and accentuates the surroundings. […]

The Home Office Re-Imagined

2020 has changed so many things, especially how and where we work. Before this year, many of us only conducted a few hours of business a week at home. We answered emails on our smartphones or did a little work on the laptop while sitting on the couch or at the kitchen island. McKinsey recently […]