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5 MORE Questions for Omaha Custom Home Builders

Posted by Elise Kloster on Mar 20, 2017 10:32:00 AM

 

If you’re thinking about moving to Omaha or building a new home in the area, you probably have a LOT of questions about how the custom home building process works. In a previous blog post, we answered five of the questions that our new clients most frequently ask, but here are some answers to five MORE of the most common questions Castle Brook gets from first-time clients! We promise to answer all of your questions throughout the process of designing and building your own home.

 

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home

Should I Get a Hot Tub for My Omaha Custom Home?

Posted by Holly Jones on Mar 6, 2017 11:39:00 AM

 

Building your own home means you get to choose and include the features and amenities that make your home your castle—whatever that means for your family. Once you’ve planned out your master suite, your gourmet kitchen, and the rest of your family's living spaces, turn your attention outside. Omaha home builders are making outdoor living more comfortable and convenient than ever with expansive decks, patios, and landscaping options. A hot tub is one classic option to make your outdoor space luxurious and inviting, even on cold winter nights! Relaxing in a hot tub is also a great way to relieve stress, soothe sore joints and muscles, and treat chronic pain from ailments like arthritis. Here’s what you need to know if you’re considering including a hot tub in your new home plans.

 

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Topics: Design, Home Maintenance

Choosing a Roof for Your Omaha Custom Home

Posted by Elise Kloster on Feb 20, 2017 10:18:00 AM

 

Your roof does so much more than keep the weather out of your home; it’s a vital part of making and keeping your home energy efficient, comfortable, and stylish. You may not realize until you start the home building process just how many options there are for your new home’s roof. What’s the right choice for you? Learn more about some of the most popular options to help top off your new Omaha custom home with a roof that protects your home, makes a stylish design statement, and stays within your budget.

 

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home

Make Your Custom Home Stand Out in a Sea of Bland Designs

Posted by Holly Jones on Feb 6, 2017 12:12:21 PM

If you watch home design shows on television, you may have noticed that many of the “after” versions of the homes on the makeover shows and the already-remodeled houses that house-hunters see look remarkably similar. Is this just because home design trends right now favor a blandly neutral look, or is there more to the story? How do you get a cozy, warm, welcoming feeling in your own space rather than a cookie-cutter look?

 

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Topics: Design

Trick Out Your Custom Omaha Home with Whole-House Tech

Posted by Holly Jones on Jan 30, 2017 10:03:00 AM

 

 Photo credit: Scott Lewis

It’s 2017, and although we don’t have flying cars yet, home technology looks more and more like it came out of The Jetsons every day. If you’re designing a custom home, take a look at these high-tech ways to make it more convenient, comfortable, and efficient than you ever thought possible.

 

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home

5 FAQ Posed to Omaha Custom Home Builders—Answered!

Posted by Elise Kloster on Jan 24, 2017 10:12:00 AM

 

If you’re thinking about moving to Omaha or building a new home in the area, you may have questions about how the custom home building process works. Here are some answers to five of the most common questions Castle Brook custom home builders hears from first-time clients. We’ll help you every step of the way through the process of designing and building your own home.

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home

Why 2017 Is a Great Time to Build Your First Omaha Home

Posted by Elise Kloster on Jan 17, 2017 10:25:00 AM


 

 

If you’re thinking about moving to Omaha or making the leap from a rental to a home of your own, you may wonder if it’s the right time to buy. There are a lot of reasons it’s a great time to build your first home in the Omaha area in 2017—don't wait any longer!

 

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Topics: Building a Custom Home, Choosing a Location

Beyond the Walls: Designing Your New Custom Home

Posted by Elise Kloster on Jan 9, 2017 10:28:00 AM

 

Building your own custom home involves a lot of design decisions, from the style of the house itself to the interior fixtures, floors, and finishes. How do you know where to start? How do you make your brand-new, custom-built home look cozy, stylish, and welcoming for your family and guests?

 

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home

How Do I Choose an Omaha Custom Home Builder That Shares My Vision?

Posted by Elise Kloster on Jan 3, 2017 9:29:00 AM

 

Whether you are thinking about moving to Omaha, building your first family home here, or upgrading to the home of your dreams, the process can seem overwhelming! A design-build team you can count on and connect with can help you get started on the right foot.  Your first steps will involve finding the right property for your new home and securing financing. Once you’re ready to start the design and build process, not just any builder will do! It’s important that you choose a custom home builder who shares your vision of what your family’s new home should be.

 

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home

5 Home Design Tips from Omaha Home Builders

Posted by Elise Kloster on Dec 27, 2016 10:11:00 AM

 

 

If you’re designing a new custom home for your family, you’re facing a lot of exciting decisions! These five tips will help you get the home design process off to a great start.

 

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Topics: Design, Building a Custom Home, Choosing a Location