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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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Concrete log siding is ideal if you want the old-school charm of logs without the hassles of wood
Father jumping rope with daughters (Photo by Chris Clinton/DigitalVision via Getty Images)
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Going back nearly 200 years, this unmistakable home style is the envy of many city dwellers
Kitchen extension (Photo by James Osmond / The Image Bank via Getty Images)
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If you’re building a home addition, you’ll need the proper permits before you begin
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A craftsman-style house is an American style of architecture known for simple, functional design
Developers wanted to restore Fall Creek Place to its former glory. All homes must meet specific standards and stay true to the neighborhood feel. (Photo by Eldon Lindsay)
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How do you change a neighborhood riddled with abandoned homes and high crime? See how Fall Creek Place in Indianapolis made the transformation.