8 ways to remodel your kitchen on a budget by Jenny Yarborough

Thanksgiving is just around the corner and with the guest list piling high it's easy to start thinking about all of the things you need and want to replace or renovate in the kitchen. It's the heart of your home and so it is important to make this space where we gather together a sacred one. 

If you're looking to remodel your kitchen on a budget and before the turkey hits the table, try just one or a few of our eight cheap and easy kitchen remodeling suggestions. We're sure they'll make all the difference...

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Treat yourself: Tricks to buying and restoring an old home by Jenny Yarborough

Building a new home from the ground up is certainly the easiest way to buy your dream home but you can't build history. While there are plenty of ways to fabricate a rustic look, if you're settled on a piece of property in which a home already exists or if you're into the idea of working with an existing home, treat yourself to our tricks to restoring an old home.

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Preparing your home for a hurricane: What to do before, during & after Irma by Jenny Yarborough

Whether Irma hits North Carolina's coast or not, hurricane season is here to stay through November 30, so it's better late than never to be prepared. Take a quick look at our hurricane preparedness list to see what you should do to prepare your home before, during & after Hurricane Irma makes landfall. 

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2017 Homes: A look at what's trending by Mark Schmidt

Summer has already come and gone but before the year is done, let's take a look at some of the custom home trends we've seen in 2017. You might just get a few ideas for your next renovation project or custom home build!

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Office spaces: Building a room you can work with by Mark Schmidt

It's August and although summer's been a blast, it's just about time to send the kids back to school. What does that mean for you? It's time to get ready to knock it into full gear. And how is it you're supposed to do that without a proper home office? We know!

Take a little advice from us (yes, we have a home office too!) on how to transform your work space into a room that really works for your work.

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DIY: Build your own privacy screen by Mark Schmidt

Hello, neighbor! Nice seeing you... Or is it not so nice to see them? We all need a little privacy. It's not that we don't like our neighbors. We just need a little space. 

Many of our homes are built close together or are set at just the right angle that it makes that space thing a little tough to come by. So why not take the weekend to tackle a little DIY project and build your own privacy screen? Here's how...

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Rent-ready remodeling tips from the builder by Mark Schmidt

There’s a lot of money to be made in the rental property business. So what’s the most cost-effective way to bring home the rental bacon? Take a little advice from us. 

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To build or to buy: That is the question by Mark Schmidt

A whole lot of time, money and energy go into both building and buying a home no matter the route you take. Considering that buying a property is usually the biggest expense a person will make during their lives, it makes sense to put a great deal of thought into your two options: to build or to buy. If you’re looking to move to a new place, consider these four things...

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