Tips for Building a House

When building a home it is important to look towards the future. A well constructed home should last several lifetimes, and it can be passed down to your grand children. Unless you plan to sell the home, consider what your life will be like twenty, forty and sixty years from now, as well as what…

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Types of Home Building Contractors

There are as many types of home building contractors as there are types of homes built. Understanding the different types of home builders will help you in selecting the right home builder for your job. Types of Home Building Contractors Overview Types of Home Building Contractors: Luxury Home Builders and Contractors Luxury homes have expensive…

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Building an Off the Grid Cabin

Going off the grid with an efficient, remotely located, off the grid cabin, is a huge step, but the principles we will learn in building an off the grid cabin will help us understand construction, and help us start thinking about how to create a home using renewable resources. Our home plan is a bit…

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Sample New Home Construction Timeline

In looking at a sample new home construction timeline it is important to realize there will always be variables. Building a new home can take as little as two months, and as long as one year, however most are completed in six to nine months. There is a certain order of operations, but due to…

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Free Home Building Information

This site offers volumes of free home building information. There are many great articles to be found here on every aspect of home planning, home loans, and home building. We welcome you to read articles about all sorts of construction on our site. We also offer a free 98 page e-book about planning to build…

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Buying New Construction Tips

These buying new construction tips can save you frustration when purchasing a new home. Considering the importance of your decision it is a great idea to think carefully before you sign on the dotted line. This plain spoken guide will help you get a clear picture of situations, and alliances that would otherwise be hidden.…

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Building a Home from Scratch

Building a home from scratch is in many ways a huge part of the American dream. A dream that allows you to add your own personal flair and to tailor the design based on your wants, needs and lifestyle. What’s interesting in days long past everyone built a home from scratch, however today, due to…

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Finding Quality Home Builder Construction

Finding quality home builder construction is not always easy if you don’t know what you’re doing. But it’s the key to building a home you’ll enjoy for years to come. So how do you find the right home builder or contractor to build your home? After all, there are many types of home builders and…

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Should I Use a Real Estate Agent for Purchasing New Construction?

The answer to the question, “should I use a real estate agent for purchasing new construction?” depends on the situation and the homes available in your area. You might be required to use a real estate agent to get the home you want. In most states it depends on which house you wish to purchase,…

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Low Cost Home Building

What is the secret of low cost home building? It’s largely the same secret any creative poor person knows. If you want something really badly, and you simply do not have any money, then you make what you want. You make your plan work with what you have, and what you can buy for cheap.…

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