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Home Construction & Design


Building one's dream home starts with a plan, design, and budget.  Finding the right home builder to pull off the project is who another matter.  It's important to get multiple quotes from different home builders near you before signing anything.  Talk with local governments over zoning and other programs including possible rebates.  Always be sure to have the proper permits and insurance before starting any work.

Many folks work with planned developments so they are limited in certain styles or floorplan configurations, but custom home builders are able to produce home's from scratch with unique designs and elements that are envisioned by a professional architect.  An experienced home builder will be able to provide many details about the project and keep you informed throughout the process.

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Basement WaterproofingExcavating
The best way to waterproof a basement includes adding a drainage system and sealing cracks
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Hardscaping – Pavers & Stepping StonesExcavating
Pavers, or paving stones, provide an excellent way to upgrade a driveway, patio, pool deck, walkway or other area of a residence.
Pool excavation with equipment (Photo by  Jodi Jacobson/E+/Getty Images)
Excavation costs range between $1,400 and $5,300
Excavator digging a trench (Photo by ©  sonsam / iStock / Getty Images Plus / Getty Images)
The typical cost to dig a trench that is 100 linear feet is $800.
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Natural Gas HomeExcavating
Dig safe with one call before you dig.