Custom Home Builder’s Blog

The Design-Build Difference   We’re frequently asked about the differences between design-build and the traditional system of a general contractor and architect. What is Design-Build? Design-build is where one entity enters into a single contract to provide both design and construction services to the owner. In other project delivery systems, separate contracts are required for […]

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 We Love Realtors Referrals from Realtors have been our best and most consistent source of new clients for the past 10 years. Realtor referrals are our best source of new clients To some custom builders, Realtors seem to be an expensive way to market their services. To some Realtors, selling their client’s on a custom […]

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This month our friends at Sunshine Landscaping discuss Shade Tree planting.   Hello friends, in this month’s blog we are going to talk about the trees that are best for shade. When it comes to choosing a shade tree, there are a lot of factors to consider.  The most important should be its toughness against […]

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An in-depth analysis can help you save big money and eliminate the guesswork when selecting your lot. Here are 6 things you should consider before you purchase a lot in the Austin area: Permit Jurisdiction  Is your lot in the City of Austin, Lakeway, Westlake Hills, Travis County or other? A lot within the city […]

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COLOR TRENDS 2015 COLOR OF THE YEAR Paint and stain manufacturer Benjamin Moore recently chose Guilford Green as their 2015 Color of the Year. Ellen O’Neill, Creative director at Benjamin Moore described Guilford Green as: “A neutral that’s natural. A silvery green that works with, well, everything. No worries. No second thoughts. Just a brush, […]

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