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You're in the market for a new home, and you've been searching through umpteen house plans to find your dream home. But don't forget about the builder. You should shop just as carefully for your contractor. Here are some things to watch out for.

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You're in the market for a new home, and you've been searching through umpteen house plans to find your dream home. But don't forget about the builder. You should shop just as carefully for your contractor. Here are some things to watch out for.

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Because we have over 5,000 unique visitors come to our site on a daily basis. Most of you don't buy a house plan, but that's okay because there are many who do. For those who don't, I hope you are finding some good ideas on our free collection of great house plans.

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There are certainly some environmentally friendly things that are happening in the building industry. For instance the size of building lots are quickly being reduced.

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Building an indoor court for home can be a challenge but worth the effort. Activities in home gyms range from basketball, volleyball, raquetball and golf.

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I have admiration for those who try and general their own home construction. However, I have seen very few people save money. There are many secrets to making the building process run smoothly.

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In most areas 2x4 construction is sufficient. The main reason 2x6 construction is attractive is for the extra insulating value. But you should also consider

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With the price of brickwork, make sure you get exactly what you want. One thing that can make a difference is to use a different color of brick mortar.

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When building a home, there are certain things that really need to be done right. One of those things, is having your doors installed correctly.

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Tips and advice to consider when working with sub-contractors and you are the general contactor for your own home.

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Tips and advice to consider when working with sub-contractors and you are the general contactor for your own home.

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I know a lot of you who look at home plans trying to build your own homes. Get to know a lumber salesperson and let them know what you are planning.

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Since many variables make up the cost per square foot - lumber prices, location, amenities - there is no "standard" - but be sure to take these into account.

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Building spec homes over custom can be much easier and more profitable. However, it can be risky. The best thing to do is start with a good floor plan and build it in a good area.

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People don't really think about what other things will need to be changed by simply choosing a different sink, faucet or doorknobs than usual. My experience with a vessel sink.

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Looking to build a house? A deck or porch? Well be sure to get up to speed on these 10 steps before hiring a contractor.

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Looking to build a house? A deck or porch? Well be sure to get up to speed on these 10 steps before hiring a contractor.

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A success story that shows you just how enjoyable an adventure building your own home can be, especially if you get things started off on the right foot.

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In interior home renovations and new house plans for home builders, 2014 is the year of designs with cleaner lines and more open spaces. And while some house plans for home builders feature more traditional exteriors, people are choosing modern, open concepts on the inside of the home – fewer hallways and no more small, wasted rooms.

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House Plan Lighting Dos and Don'ts for home builders

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