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Planning a construction is not easy as people think. You have to plan your budget, contractor and time. So why do building and renovating cost so much? And what can you do to limit the mental stress and tame the capital outlay that will inevitably occur? Here are six tips to help keep the process in check and prevent the loss of your sanity. [...]
Most adults had the opportunity to play with building blocks or toy logs to construct a house or towering structure as children. Some of these individuals have never lost the interest in building things with their own two hands. To listen to all of the home improvement commercials or lumber desks inside these home improvement stores, one would just assume that any person has the ability to build a fence or deck. This could not be further from the truth.
Building a deck and gazebo is not just a matter of placing some concrete footers on the ground and resting several deck boards across a wood frame. Even an installation as seemingly simple as a pergola is not necessarily a project for a do-it-yourself home owner. There are several factors which need to be considered in order to prevent creating problems by installing a deck or other structure [...]
The difference between a cookie-cutter home and a custom built luxury home is a bit like comparing gas station coffee to a premium latte. You get to choose what goes into your premium, six dollar cup of java, and a skilled barista will make it fresh for you; it's a customized drink built to your tastes.
A custom luxury home builder also gives you the freedom to choose; you get to pick what materials, location, school systems, and spaces your new home will have. Although the builder will be more than happy to help with all of the details for your new luxury home, there are still tons of questions you will have to decide yourself [...]
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