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.
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 […]
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 kitchen is one of the most important rooms in a home. Homeowners and guests spend a lot of time here, cooking and socializing; and the quality of that time can be greatly impacted by how the kitchen is designed. Poor functionality leads to inefficiency and, ultimately, frustration and dissatisfaction with the kitchen and the home. […]
Trendy Countertops There are some exciting new trends in countertops, giving us many ways to achieve different looks and accomplish the design goals of the project. In all countertops, functionality and beauty are both important. Here we look specifically at the function, performance, and look of some of the hottest new trends. Dekton Dekton is […]
When you talk about doors in your new home, you’re usually not talking about secret rooms. You’re usually talking about colors, materials, designs, and hardware. Doors typically complement the rest of the interior or make a statement, but they’re always clear as day, inviting people to enter. Except when they’re not. In those cases, we’re talking about […]
It is awards season in Texas and, once again, the Jenkins Team has been nominated for a number of awards for Best in Texas by the Texas Association of Builders. It is always humbling and yet fulfilling for the team to receive awards for their hard work. While it isn’t the primary reason for their […]
Once again, Austin has been named the #1 best place to live in America. This time, U.S. News and World Report did the naming, and it was the second year in a row Austin ended up first on the prestigious list. Of course, any Austinite will tell you that the litany of publications to list […]
"We have been extremely happy with every step of the process of the design and construction of our home with Jenkins."