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What Is a Semi Custom Home?

Looking to build your own home? It’s one of the most rewarding processes to experience. To have a home built specifically for you and your family is an incredible feeling. The connection you’ll have with your home will be much stronger than other homes you’ve lived in. But as you begin the journey, you’ll realize…
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South Tampa Real Estate: The Ultimate South Tampa Neighborhood Guide

Being the 3rd largest city in Florida, Tampa has seen an increase these past years. Since 2010, the population of Tampa has grown by more than 23%, and living in South Tampa has become even more attractive due to its location and amenities. Finding the right spot in South Tampa is difficult since there are…
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Shower vs Bathtub: Which Is Better for Your Custom Master Bathroom?

There is nothing better than a long, relaxing soak in the tub. Unless you prefer a steaming hot shower. Or, can’t you decide? If you are weighing up whether to install a shower or bathtub in your custom bathroom, then you might be asking yourself, which is better? We will explain all the pros and…

Home Buying Basics: How Many Bedrooms Do You Need?

Read the room. You are getting ready to buy a new home. There are many different options in your price range. One way to tell homes apart is by their number of bedrooms. You may think the more bedrooms, the merrier. But that isn’t always the case. Here is a quick guide to determine how…

7 Key Things to Know About Living in Tampa Bay

It’s no coincidence that Tampa Bay is one of the most populated areas in Florida. With roughly 663 miles of beautiful beaches to explore, Florida has become one of the most desired living destinations in the United States. For this reason, many people are beginning to understand the extreme value of living in Tampa Bay.…

What Are the Best Things to Do in Tampa for Locals?

Whenever you see a list of things to do in an area, it’s typically geared towards visitors, but not this list. This list is all about things to do in Tampa as a local, especially if you’re new to the area. If you’ve been looking for some activities that will get you out of the…
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How Long Does It Take to Build a Semi Custom Home in Tampa?

Have you ever dreamed of building your own home? The home building process can come with its challenges. That is why a lot of people consider building a semi-custom home! A semi-custom home allows you the freedom to build a home you love without as much hassle. The big question becomes, how long does building…
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5 Tips for Selecting the Right Options for Your Custom Home

About 7 million single-family homes were built in the last ten years and nearly 1.53 million of those were custom homes. Have you already tried house-shopping, but were unsatisfied? You’ve seen beautiful homes, but you haven’t seen a home that you want to live in yet. Maybe it’s because your future home has not been built yet. By…
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Getting the Lighting Right for Your Custom-Built Home

Getting the details right is what separates humans from animals. Certainly, a bird’s nest or a beaver’s dam exhibit marvelous ingenuity, but they are such brute force efforts. If you want a splash of finesse, you need that additional intelligence – and opposable thumbs. Finding the best lighting is the coconut cream dollop on the…
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Ultimate Kitchen Upgrade: 6 Benefits of Having a Great Kitchen Island

If you are considering a kitchen upgrade, you can’t beat a kitchen island. No matter how big or small your kitchen may be, there is an island option for you. From mobile islands to large islands that can replace your dining table, an island transforms your kitchen both aesthetically and functionally. Here are the 6…