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3 Tips for Finding Luxury in Your Own Backyard

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You can travel thousands of miles and spend a lot of money trying to find paradise, only to realize that the peaceful and luxurious destination you seek may be as close as your own backyard. Based on outdoor decorating trends shown on HGTV network shows, many homeowners are moving kitchens, spas and movie night outside under the stars. There is no doubt, that the limits on how inviting your backyard can be are determined more by your own imagination and less by the true possibilities of outdoor living. Here are just a few ideas to help you turn your backyard into its own kind of paradise.

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for the week of: July 24

WORKING THE GARDEN?

Outdoor tasks for the garden enthusiast: cut the grass, seed the spotty areas of the yard, till the garden, prune the shrubs and trees, edge the sideway, rake up debris.

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Building A Home? Five Tips To Make Sure You Get What You Expect

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You are no doubt excited to get started on building your new home, but this project can be one of the biggest investments anyone will ever make. Here is a look at five steps you can take to make sure that you get exactly what you want without breaking the bank.

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4 Reasons to Invest in Solar Energy for your New Family Home

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The need for electricity is one that constantly increases as new devices and technologies come into play. A family home built ten to fifteen years ago will likely have a nearby electrical grid that is both inadequate and unreliable.

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5 Smart Strategies to Consider When Buying a Block of Land

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Have you considered purchasing property lately? If you are thinking about buying a block of land you will benefit from doing your research ahead of time. Buying land is a big, long-term investment and because of this, it’s best to ensure you are making the best decision possible. Here are five smart strategies to think about when you are considering buying some land.

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4 Design Considerations When You Build a New Home

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Designing and building your own home offers the greatest creative control for turning your dream haven into a reality. As exciting as that fact is, it can also be overwhelming. Searching home design blogs, visiting showrooms and watching television shows, you’ll find an endless source of inspiration that makes whittling down the options seem impossible. To aid the process, here are four design considerations that will add the most value to your new home.

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5 Ways to Enhance the Structural Integrity of Your Home

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The most important thing you can do to protect the value of your home is to enhance its structural integrity. When a home’s structural integrity becomes severely compromised, its days are numbered. Fortunately, there are five simple ways to enhance and protect your home’s structure.

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3 Precautions to Consider When Building Your Next Home

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Building your own home can have plenty of benefits. It allows you to create your dream house to your exact specifications. Completing such a project can certainly be a very rewarding experience. You can enjoy the fruits of your labor for decades. However, building your own home can also be a little bit tricky. Make sure to take the proper safety precautions to protect yourself and your family.

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Check the market value of your home site and neighborhood. It is a report you should do annually to monitor your investment and tax position.

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Home Building Ideas and Home Construction Plans

Building your home? You have landed at the right place. Use our home building checklist to find home building plans, building lot location, house plans, home construction specs, contractors, construction project guides, tips, and just about everything to complete a home building decision.

We have segmented the home building process into 3 key areas where everything you need to build a home is within 1-2 clicks away:

  1. Phase 1: Start Your Home Construction by Getting Ideas
    Home building ideas come from house plans, architectural designs, view home building sites online, and review some key steps in designing a home. This phase includes a complete 7-step review of the home building process.

  2. Phase 2: Start Your Home Construction
    In this phase you will design the spec plan, review money saving tips, find and select a builder and negotiate the building contract so that you can arrange financing.

  3. Phase 3: Manage the Home Construction Project
    Now the fun begins (as well as the frustrations). Avoid costly errors and resolutions by learning project management techniques, working with the builder, making construction inspections, and finalize closing and payments.


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