Home Building Guide
  • 5 Steps To Redesign Your Home The Right Way

    Link To Image This year, a lot of people are going to start redesigning their home. This could be as complex as adding an extension or as simple as repainting some rooms. But redesigns are popular because we are human. We will never be completely satisfied with where we live and will always look for different improvements. If you are thinking about joining the crowds heading to DIY stores, here are the steps you should take to redesign the right... [Continue Reading]

    Buying To Let? Awesome Ways To Save A Fortune When You're Preparing To Rent

    Lots of landlords like to buy cheap properties to rent out. Sometimes a cheap property means you’re investing in a 'doer upper'. If your new property needs some work before you let it out, then you need to factor the cost of those works into your investment budget. Taking on the building and renovation work yourself could save you the cost of labour. Of course, even in a 'doer upper', there will be plenty of things that are salvageable.... [Continue Reading]

    What Your Rain Gutters Can Do for Your Foundation

    Rain gutters do a lot more than make your home look nice. They also play a large role in protecting your foundation. If you are looking for an easy way to renovate the exterior of your home, regularly cleaning and replacing your rain gutters when necessary is a cheap but worthwhile investment. Here are some of the various ways that rain gutters protect the foundation of your home. Stabilizes the Soil around Your House When rain gutters do not... [Continue Reading]

    Property Investment in Delhi is on the Rise

    The city of Delhi is the national capital and the home to one of the most robust demands of housing. The city has been considered to be one of the most promising centres for urban property development and it has been on the leeward side of the demand for the past many years. The economic recession has played havoc on the property markets across the country and the city is also not spared. The demand for housing in Delhi has always been high and so have... [Continue Reading]

    Essential Guide to Building a Church

    Every church congregation needs a suitable location in which to worship and get together each week. Here’s how to approach the task of building a new church. Function A church, first and foremost, is a place of worship. So, people and functionality should come before any material or stylistic concerns that you might have. How is your church building going to function each day? The answer to this question needs to be central to your planning... [Continue Reading]

    7 Tips to Help Anyone Choose the Perfect Home

    There is a lot of pressure on home buyers today. Everyone wants to find the perfect home that will fit all of the family’s needs, which can seem like an impossible goal to achieve. Additionally, the market today changes so quickly that there is a lot of pressure to jump on an offer before fully thinking it over. Even with all of this pressure, there still are a lot of ways people can find a great home and be comfortable with their decision.... [Continue Reading]

    Building a Luxury Home

    Building a luxury home is an undertaking that requires foresight and careful planning because of the investment involved. When you are spending a whole lot of money to build a really nice home it is important to do it right the first time or you may be doing some of it again at greater cost. Find a Reputable Builder Unless you are planning to build the home yourself or you are planning to be the general contractor and hire a number of subcontractors,... [Continue Reading]

    The Most Common Mistakes People Make When Building a Home

    Building a new home is a great investment that a lot of people to choose for their futures. Building a home has a lot of benefits for many people and can help anyone create the ideal investment for them to rely upon in the future. Building a home, however, is not an easy task for anyone to take on. There are a lot of little mistakes that can be made that can have huge consequences for the entire house. Here are some of the most common mistakes... [Continue Reading]

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    Footers help ensure stable foundation - Sun, 26 Jul 2015 PST
    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. DEAR TIM: I stopped by my new home construction site the night before the foundation footer was going to be poured to start to take photos.(Sun, 26 Jul 2015 15:38:28 GMT)

    Ind. Gov't. - Are custom home building plans 'trade secrets' under the public records law?
    In an interesting Public Access Counselor opinion from July 21st, 15-INF-15 , re "Confidentiality of Building Plans, Town of Long Beach, Indiana," an informal opinion is sought by a town employee. Some quotes: You requested an informal opinion on an Access to Public Access question regarding a person who requested "any and all information" on three new homes being built in the Town of Long Beach, Indiana .(Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:33:53 GMT)

    Writer comments on shoreland ruling
    As a riparian owner in Iron County, I beg to differ with Richard Moore's opinion in the article headlined "Walker signs budget: A historic day for property rights." Allow me to first say that I believe that a home, built within the 75-foot setback, should be able to be repaired or rebuilt within its existing footprint.(Fri, 24 Jul 2015 11:28:47 GMT)

    Home buyers sold short on American Dream 6 hours from now
    He and four other want-to-be homeowners each spent about $150,000 on land and construction for homes at The Estates of Jade Bay, named after the green waters of nearby Matagorda Bay. The five thought they would be experiencing the joys of new homeownership by now.(Thu, 23 Jul 2015 06:21:26 GMT)

    Increased home construction a good sign for Spokane housing market
    Whether it is new home construction or a remodel, those in the Spokane housing industry are singing a happy tune. New construction across Spokane County is up compared this time last year.(Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:01:34 GMT)

    Best Home-Building Ideas Are Nuts and Bolts
    We favor building products over home builders, though few stand out as "must buy" into prints: We are seeing favorable underlying trends in employment and wage growth, which should create an attractive backdrop for housing, home improvement, and non-residential construction against still-depressed levels.(Tue, 21 Jul 2015 18:10:27 GMT)

    Callen Shares the Pros and Cons of a Home Addition
    When you need more space, making the choice between remodeling your existing home and buying a new house can be difficult. There are many factors and questions to take into consideration.(Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:00:01 GMT)

    Labor Shortages Adding to New Home Costs
    Since the recession officially ended a lack of labor and materials has blamed in part for the sluggishness of new home construction, at least by the National Association of Home Builders . Now they have proof that not only are the labor shortages real but they are growing.(Mon, 20 Jul 2015 22:40:07 GMT)