When space is getting tighter in your home, you either move to a bigger house or extend your living space. Attics and basements are popular extensions of the living area, but if these are not options, consider converting your garage. In this blog, custom home builders Artistic Design Build Inc. discusses the pros and cons of converting your garage to additional living space.
The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is one of the biggest industry shows, attended by thousands of building professionals every year. This year saw over 1,500 exhibitors spread across 600,000 square feet of show floor. In this blog, custom home builders Artistic Design Build Inc. shares the biggest home trends we found at IBS 2019.
With a Janka rating of about 3,510, ipe (also called Brazilian walnut) is one of the hardest woods you can use for home improvement. In fact, it’s so dense that custom home builders are required to use special techniques to work with it, such as pre-drilled holes for screws. The good news is it has a natural resistance to rot and insects and it’s extremely durable. This is evident in… Continue Reading
For many homeowners, a master suite addition is a favorite project due to the perks that a personal space will eventually bring. It can be their own haven from the stresses of taking care of the home or a sanctuary from work. However, before pushing through with your master suite addition, there are some things you should consider and discuss with your custom home builders.
Home additions can add a lot of value to your home, but you may wonder just how much. Our custom home builders share their insights on the value of some of the most common additions homeowners invest in.