Home Building Budget

Creating a home building budget can be frustrating on many fronts. The most frustrating part is usually realizing how much things cost, and how little you have to spend. This article will help you to know exactly how much you can spend, and how to use that money to get what you want. In building…

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New House Building Checklist for Completing a Shell

Use this new house building checklist for completing a shell to insure that you have considered all the costs and labor involved in taking your home from shell to completion. Be sure to download our free 98 page book and other articles on this site to gain more information. New House Building Checklist for Completing…

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Home Builder Selection

The process of home builder selection should be a very careful search for the right builder for your home. It starts with accumulating an exhaustive list of options, and then follows with a narrowing process. Gradually you will weed out the builders you hear complaints about, and the builders who just don’t fit your plans.…

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Custom Home Building Process

The custom home building process should be savored, as a major milestone in life. It is a time of fulfilling your dreams and seeing the fruit of your hard work and savings. You will be making decisions that impact the rest of your life, as you live in the dwelling you create. As we discuss…

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House Building Tips

Home building is now a rapidly changing industry, so we have created these house building tips to help you stay current. Home building is no longer limited to traditional framing. The need for energy efficiency has led to a vast array of new building materials. I hope you will find these tips useful. House Building…

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Building Lots: Finding Land to Build On

So where do you look for that perfect building lot? That one place to build your new home? Finding land to build on takes many considerations. Let’s look at four important considerations for finding a building lot for your home building initiative. Building Lots: Finding Land to Build On Consideration One First you’ve got to…

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Green Home Building Guidelines

There are several different sets of green home building guidelines. The leading standards are LEED, NGBS, Energy Star and HERS. LEED and NGBS are highly similar in standards that have an emphasis on energy efficiency, water efficiency, resource efficiency, indoor environmental quality, and owner education. Green Home Building Guidelines Breakdown Green Home Building Guidelines Breakdown:…

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Cost Per Square Foot for Home Building

When deciding to build a dream home there are a number of calculations that should be done to ensure that the budget is not exceeded. Estimating the cost per square foot for home building is the first thing. Let’s go over some tips related to the cost per square foot for home building. Cost Per…

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Building New Home Tips

My number one building a new home tip is to get educated on the process. This is a good start. Finish reading this article and once done download the free guide above on the right. I guarantee you won’t be disappointed as it covers the home building process in detail. Let’s go ahead and cover…

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Home Builder Estimates

When choosing a home builder or contractor, you should get between three and five home builder estimates. Understanding and comparing these estimates, will lead you to one of the most important decisions involved in building your home. Choosing the right builder or contractor should not be based entirely on the bid, but the bid will…

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