Designing a Custom Home With Your Pet in Mind

Welcome back to our Fredericksburg Custom Home blog! This blog post is inspired by an article we read this summer that we really caught our eye. The article talked about how millennials are choosing to buy homes because of their pets. Pets was the 3rd reason listed in the survey above marriage and children. It’s […]

Upgrades For Your Custom Home

When you begin building your custom home, you quickly start making decisions on what is going IN your home. You probably have an idea on the kind of floor plan that you want or the color of your bathroom walls. But you probably haven’t figured out every single detail. And because you are building your […]

How To Pick The Right Lot For Your Custom Home

You have finally taken the step and decided to build your dream home. You know that you want to build your home in the Fredericksburg or Northern Virginia area. But after that, you do not know what comes next. If you don’t have a lot, then lot selection is one of the first steps towards building […]

Attached vs. Detached Garages

One of the worst things about summers in Fredericksburg is getting into a hot car. This can usually happen after getting off from work or coming out of a restaurant. But I think we all can agree that the worst time is when you are getting out of the comfort of your AC-filled home and […]

Designing Your Home: Windows 101

Our last “Designing Your Home” post was about kitchen countertops. Today’s post is about windows! Although not as exciting and aesthetically pleasing as kitchen countertops, windows are a key part of your home’s insulation and design. In fact, the wrong windows could mesh with the style of your home, so you want to pick right […]

Choosing The Right Carpet For Your Home

On one of our previous blog posts, we talked about the different types of flooring choices a homeowner has: wood, carpet, tile, stone, etc. The majority of time many homeowners choose between wood or carpet or a combination of the two. But choosing between these options is not the only choice you make when it […]

Designing Your Home: Kitchen Countertops 101

Hello! and welcome back to our blog. The current weather in Fredericksburg is rainy and gloomy, but we won’t let it bring us down! So we have decided to write about one of our favorite topics; kitchen countertops. Choosing the right kitchen countertop is one of the most important choices that you make when designing […]

Should You Add an Island To Your Kitchen?

Kitchen islands; some people like them, some people hate them, and some people are indifferent to them. Before you even start designing your kitchen, you probably have already imagined the whole room. Depending on your taste, you either think of an open room or a one that leans towards the small and cozy. Placing an […]

10 Tips for Designing an Energy-Efficient Home

Designing your new home is an exciting task; you get to define your home’s style and design rooms based on your needs. Unlike when you buy a used home, you actually get to decide what every single feature looks like. You also get to plan for the future! And what does the future look like? It […]

8 Home Design Trends for 2017

Spring is here and we are almost in April. Some days it feels as if we were still in 2016. So just like that, time flies and new trends begin. And as you are designing and decorating your new home, you want to stay aware of the current home design trends. Today we bring you a list of what […]