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Get Organized for 2020: 3 Key Organization Tips for your Home

As we enter an exciting new decade, we hope the new year has you motivated and inspired to make some positive changes, and if you’re like many, getting organized around the house is [...]

By |January 13th, 2020|Custom Homes, Home Maintenance, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Get Organized for 2020: 3 Key Organization Tips for your Home

Autumn Home Maintenance Tips

Fall is in full swing, and with that nip in the air, you know winter is on its way. Fall is the perfect time to tackle home maintenance tasks so you’re not caught by surprise [...]

By |October 24th, 2018|Home Maintenance|Comments Off on Autumn Home Maintenance Tips

Which Water Purification Method is Best for Your House?

Clean water is an absolute necessity. But rather than constantly buying plastic water bottles and slowly ruining the planet, why not filter the water you already have at home? Water purification can get you the [...]

By |March 5th, 2018|Building Tips, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Livability|Comments Off on Which Water Purification Method is Best for Your House?

Top 5 Home Improvements That Really Pay Off

Whether you’re dying to update your home, or you’re just trying to look at it from a buyer’s perspective, it really pays off to know which home improvements will deliver the best return on investment. [...]

By |July 12th, 2017|Buying and Selling, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Renovations|Comments Off on Top 5 Home Improvements That Really Pay Off

What is a Zestimate and How Can You Increase it?

If you’re a homeowner, by now you’ve probably heard the term “zestimate,” But, for many people the word is still an enigma. So, what is it and why does it matter exactly? According to Zillow, [...]

By |April 5th, 2017|Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on What is a Zestimate and How Can You Increase it?

Steps to Take Before Remodeling Your Kitchen

Maybe your kitchen is outdated. Maybe there’s just not enough room for everyone. Or maybe you just want a change. Sound familiar? Kitchen renovations are perhaps the most popular project for homeowners, but also one [...]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Kitchens, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on Steps to Take Before Remodeling Your Kitchen

5 Cold Weather Prep Tips to Get Your House Winter Ready

Washington D.C. winters are typically long and harsh, and the elements can really take a toll on your home. The better your home is prepared, the more comfortable, protected, and energy efficient it will be [...]

By |October 26th, 2016|Custom Homes, Home Maintenance|Comments Off on 5 Cold Weather Prep Tips to Get Your House Winter Ready

The Importance of Customer Service from Home Builders

Building a home is not for the faint at heart. There are tons of difficult decisions to be made, and the stress can be unbearable. However, an experienced custom home builder with excellent customer service will ease your worries and turn a stressful situation into an exhilarating experience. […]

By |June 16th, 2016|Home Improvement, Home Maintenance, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on The Importance of Customer Service from Home Builders

Are Higher Initial Costs Worth it for a Custom Home?

Let’s face it: money is generally the driving factor when purchasing a home. People will often seek the lowest price per square foot, or the lowest sale price, in hopes of economizing. Unfortunately, this is likely not going to get you the best value; it will just get you the cheapest home. No doubt about it, there is some cheap housing out there right now, but “cheap” is probably not the best way to go. […]

By |March 29th, 2016|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance|Comments Off on Are Higher Initial Costs Worth it for a Custom Home?

5 Most Valuable Home Improvement Projects

It’s rare for homeowners to consider their homes “complete”. There’s always something more to be done to improve living spaces; there’s always home improvements lurking in the back of people’s minds. However, it’s important to [...]

By |February 23rd, 2016|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance|Comments Off on 5 Most Valuable Home Improvement Projects