New Home Construction Process

There are many types of builders, and many types of discussions you will be drawn into as you collect estimates and start the new home construction process. Homebuilders and contractors are just like the members of any other profession, they are diverse, and have many different ways of selling their services. One thing is certain,…

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Healthy Home: Top 9 Healthy Homes Tips

Building a healthy home will pay healthy dividends for years. With that said, it’s important that when home building to plan and design your new home as healthy as possible. Here are 9 suggestion to make your new home as healthy as possible. Top 9 Healthy Homes Tips Healthy Home Tip 1: Build your new…

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Green Home Building Techniques

Truly green home building techniques and materials are based in a philosophy that dates back to the 1960s. Back in the sixties there was a growing concern for ecology and also for fairness and equality in society. We are seeing a resurgence of this type of thinking in 2011. There has been a tremendous shift…

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New Construction Home Insurance

New construction home insurance is necessary to protect your investment from the very beginning. It is similar to home owners insurance, but less comprehensive. It covers building materials and tools from fire and theft, and liability for your visitors in the event of injuries during the construction process. Your home builder or contractor should also…

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Home Building Do’s and Don’ts

Here are just a few do’s and don’ts to consider before building a home. There are of course many more, but these will get you on the right path in planning to build a home. Home Building Do’s and Don’ts Checklist Do Research to learn about the construction before you talk to a contractor. Research…

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Home Building Advice

Building a new home is a large project, and the details involved with the process can be intimidating, confusing or simply overwhelming for many people. Now we’re not saying this to scare you, but instead to let you now it is a good idea to seek out the best home building advice. It’s absolutely essential…

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Home Building Contractor

Who is your home building contractor? It pays to know before you sign the contract. Home builders and contractors vary quite a bit. Some are huge nationwide corporations, who staff each location with employees. Other home builders are local families who have built homes in your community for generations. Still others are very tiny companies…

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Energy Efficient Home Building

There are many reasons why energy efficient home building is worth the extra cost up front. Energy efficiency is a major consideration when buying a home, and would positively impact your resale value if you ever decided to sell. As long as you own your home, energy efficiency means you spend less for necessary utilities.…

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Home Building Tips and Facts

If you are considering building a home, you should be collecting home building tips and facts. Be sure to download our free 98 page guide and read all the articles on our site which interest you. Below are some quick pointers as an overview of tips and facts. Key Home Building Tips and Facts •…

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Are There FHA Home Building Loans?

Many people are wondering if FHA home building loans exist. Are there FHA construction loans? By definition, the answer is no. An FHA loan is a government insured mortgage loan. The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insures mortgages of many different types, but a construction loan or home building loan is not a mortgage. Since a…

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