New Jersey Home Building Blog

5 Reasons to Enclose Your Deck or Patio

Andrew Giannattasio | Oct 06, 2021

There are so many reasons homeowners love having a patio or deck. It’s a great way to enjoy the outdoor space of your property. Of course, there are times when you might wish you could get away from some of the elements. That’s where enclosing a deck or patio comes in handy. Keep these five benefits in mind, especially if you’re thinking about building a home in New Jersey.

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Is Now the Time to Build Your Custom House?

Andrew Giannattasio | Sep 15, 2021

If you could go back in time to 2019 and try to explain the last two years, you might not be able to. There have been so many changes to the world that it doesn’t look or feel the same. And yet, you still need a home that you can live in. Fortunately, if you’re hoping to find a good time to build a house, you can rest easy knowing that you’ve found it. Here are several reasons that starting in 2021 is a great choice.

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9 Dog-Friendly Home Features You'll Love

Andrew Giannattasio | Aug 23, 2021

It’s true that life is different with a pet. It’s often a lot better, especially if you get to build the custom home features that suit you and your furry friends. With dog-friendly house plans, you don’t have to worry as much about managing the mess or keeping the rest of your home in shape for the two-legged residents. Here are our recommendations for a home that you (and your dog) will love.


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Worried About Custom Home Lumber Prices in NJ? Start Here First.

Andrew Giannattasio | Aug 13, 2021

Unless you haven’t read the news at all, you’ve probably come across some articles about thehousing market. People want houses and they want them now. In fact, due to issues with supply and demand, the cost of lumber packages for houses skyrocketed last year, then it fell dramatically. If that change made you worry that your dream of building a custom home isn’t going to come true, you don’t have to give up yet. There are lots of reasons to be positive about what’s happening right now, but you shouldn’t wait too long to start the planning process.


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Designing a Home for Your Business: Tips for Entrepreneurs

Tina Martin | Jan 28, 2021

Today, you don’t necessarily need to rent an office space or retail store in a busy location to run a successful business. Instead, many entrepreneurs are running their companies from home.

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Goal Creep: The Real Danger When Building a New Home

Andrew Giannattasio | Jan 22, 2021

Recently, we wrote an article about scope creep. This is a problem that clients can experience when a home improvement or new custom home project gets underway. Now we'd like to talk about a similar problem: goal creep

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