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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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InsulationDrywall and Plaster
Stop sky-high heating and cooling bills for your older home with plaster insulation
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We surveyed over 2,000 U.S. homeowners to figure out how often they winterize their homes, how much they spend on winterization, and the tasks they’re most comfortable tackling on their own
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If the clock is ticking on your home's insulation, your energy bills are ticking upward
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InsulationFurnaces & Home Heating Systems
You should remove old insulation in many cases, including when experiencing a pest infestation or water damage
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Insulation costs an average of $5,213