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I have a dream: How to plan your own custom dream home by Jenny Yarborough

A new year has arrived and if you’re ringing it in with an addition to your family, looking for a change of scenery, hoping to downsize or upgrade, building a new custom home might just be already in the works in your mind. While dreaming about a new home is incredibly fun, the thought of planning out all of the pieces along the way can be daunting. Not to worry! That’s why we’re here. 

If you’re even considering building a new custom home, there’s a method to the madness. Use these five steps to help you plan your dream home...

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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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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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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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New year, new home: How to choose the right builder by Mark Schmidt

A lot of trust goes into choosing the right builder for your new home (and even for renovations). Most people will only build one house in their lifetime. It's a really big deal. So don't make small of it. Building a home may be the most expensive thing you ever buy but if you build your home with the right team of craftsmen, it'll also be the most rewarding gift you've ever gifted yourself. Follow these steps to be sure you choose the right builder for you:

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Top kitchen trends for new homes and remodels by Mark Schmidt

Kitchens are still one of the most commonly renovated rooms in the home. And soon every nook and cranny of your kitchen will be filled to the brim with food and family. It's that time of year! Looking to make changes to the most-used room in your home? View our top kitchen trends of the year to find out how you can build a kitchen to be thankful for. 

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Prepping for winter: Energy and money saving home updates by Mark Schmidt

Fall has arrived and the draft of cooler winter air could be just a couple months from creeping into your home if you're not prepared. No one wants to wear their triple-fat down coat indoors to save money on winter electric bills and no one wants to receive a bill from Duke-Progress Energy that's triple what it was during the Fall either. So what can you do now to reduce your energy bill while keeping the winter draft outdoors? Take a look around your home to see what energy saving home updates might just benefit you and your family this season. 

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Five easy upgrades to add luxury to your home by Mark Schmidt

Luxury doesn't have to cost a fortune. Oftentimes, all it takes is one small renovation to make all of the difference in our homes. Add instant luxury to your home with one or a few of these easy upgrades.

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