Hidden In Plain Sight

Intelligent universal design fades into the background and makes everyone happier. Today’s biggest demographic trend poses a challenge and also presents an opportunity. That’s because more and more working-age people are asking for a home with space to …

Read Full Post

Raising the Performance Bar

The best builders are engineering their homes for health and comfort Efficiency, health and comfort—a great new home delivers all of those. But creating that home using today’s construction methods takes more knowledge than most people realize. That kn …

Read Full Post

Thinking About Appliances

Take the time to get the models that work best for you. We find that most homeowners like to take plenty of time researching their kitchen appliances. And, many of them also want some advice when making the final choices. In fact, the sheer number of m …

Read Full Post

Making Sense of Allowances

For best results, narrow down the options up front Allowances–that is, budgeting general costs for items before the specific items are chosen–are a fact of life on many projects. Some homeowners have trouble making decisions before work begins, most …

Read Full Post

Counter Intelligence

Which of today’s best-selling countertop materials to choose for your new home? Here’s a short buyer’s guide. Countertops have a lot to do with how pleasant your kitchen is to use and how easy it is to maintain. And of course, they play a big part in t …

Read Full Post

PreviousNext