Bethany Jenkins


Bethany Jenkins serves as Vice President at Jenkins Custom Homes. She has an undergraduate degree in Business from Texas A&M University an Executive MBA from HBU in Houston.


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ColorSnap Visualizer App by Sherwin Williams

Sherwin-Williams has a fun application you can download to your iPhone that boasts the ability to match real-world colors with paint colors. “ColorSnap” is available to download from the App Store and has a number of cool features.

Rough Hollow Community Featured in the Statesman

The Austin-American Statesman, or “Statesman” as the locals call it, featured an article about the Rough Hollow subdivision and Yacht Club on 08/01/2009.  It was a really nice article, and I’ve copied it below for those of you who may have missed it.  Local custom home builder, Jenkins Custom Homes, is an Approved Builder in […]

The Hottest New Home Trends

As times change, so do the trends. Our clients are becoming more focused on functional design, energy efficiency and incorporating the latest technology. Inclusive of these notions and a few more, here is a list of the hottest new home trends. 1. New Technology Ground-breaking technology, like the Nest Learning Thermostat, is becoming more and […]

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Paint Color of the Year & Color Trends Revisited

It is a new year and time, yet again, to choose the Paint Color of the Year. Each year we ask our designers to select their favorite paint color from among the major paint manufacturers. And this year, the winner is……. 2020 Paint Color of the Year Benjamin Moore’s First Light 102-70. This soft color, […]


Too Many Choices – I’m Overwhelmed!

Building a custom home is a dream come true for many people. But it is actually much more overwhelming than you might think. The choices that once seemed fun can become daunting as they pile up on top of each other. People begin to wonder if they’re making the right choices; how will they know […]

How to Make your Home Healthy – Part 2

A continuation of the Waterways Magazine article, Summer 2019 I hope you’ve been enjoying my “Ask the Builder” series in Waterways magazine. If you missed it or want a more in-depth discussion, you’ve come to the right place. I get asked a lot of questions about designing and building a home. Many of them relate […]

Maximizing the Luxury Home Investment

When you work one-on-one with a custom home builder to create a luxury custom home, you can personalize every detail to ensure the home meets your expectations. You retain full control over the experience, allowing you to create the custom home exactly the way you want it. Even if you don’t plan to sell your […]

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Luxury Home Defined

What is the definition of “luxury home”? Is it an amazing master bathroom? Is it a home that is so technologically-advanced that it anticipates your every move? Is it a simple elegance that frames amazing views with its large windows? The answer to the question “What is luxury?” depends on the individual being asked because […]

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