Home Building Tips

J.B. De Los Santos | Client Testimonial

“I found them to have great solutions to some issues that I hadn’t even solved as a designer,” says Southwest Homes Client and local Architect, J.B. de los Santos. “The chemistry was there, the technique of their building, their subs were very good and I felt like there wasn’t too much that I could […]

Vendor Spotlight | Centex Countertops | Episode #1

Each month Southwest Homes owner Jason LaFollette will be taking you behind the scenes with our awesome vendors where he’ll be showcasing the latest and greatest trends in the home building and construction industry. Take a peek at our very first episode featuring our friends over at Centex Countertops in Bryan! Stay tuned […]

2018-05-08T11:19:12+00:00February 1st, 2018|Home Building Tips, Jason LaFollette, New Home Bryan Texas, New Home College Station, Southwest Homes, Vendor Spotlight|Comments Off on Vendor Spotlight | Centex Countertops | Episode #1

“BIGGEST HOME DESIGN TRENDS OF 2018”

It’s your home. Make a statement. This year, designers are leaning into bold colors which will make any home stand out.

According to “Houzz”, a home design website, vibrant colors and intricate designs will be popular in 2018.

If you’re thinking about remodeling your home next year, […]

2018-05-08T11:19:33+00:00January 7th, 2018|Brazos County Home Builder, Bryan Home Builder, Building a Home, Caleb LaFollette, Choosing a Builder, College Station Home Builder, Home Building Tips|Comments Off on “BIGGEST HOME DESIGN TRENDS OF 2018”

Custom Homes and Decks – What You Need To Know!

A deck is a great addition to any home, something that a homeowner would want to discuss with theircustom home builder when creating the home of their dreams. No matter what type of home is being built, adding a deck can be one of the most valuable parts of any house plan. Before getting started, […]

2015-04-23T00:10:13+00:00March 20th, 2015|Building a Home, Home Building Tips|Comments Off on Custom Homes and Decks – What You Need To Know!

Custom Home Builders – Creating Dream Kitchens!

When building a custom home from the ground up, there is one area homeowners tend to get very excited about – their kitchen! As the heart of any home, kitchens are the place where people tend to gather – and much more than just a place where food is prepared. Planning and outfitting a dream […]

2018-02-04T18:33:28+00:00November 21st, 2014|Building a Home, Home Building Tips|Comments Off on Custom Home Builders – Creating Dream Kitchens!

Building or Remodelling Your Home: Step One is to Arrange Furniture

Building or Remodelling Your Home:
Step One is to Arrange Furniture

Are you in the process of building your dream house? Or maybe you’re tired of the same old look of your interiors so you decided to opt for home remodelling? For both of these, the first thing that you need to do is plan how you’re […]

2018-02-04T18:33:29+00:00August 17th, 2013|Home Building Tips|Comments Off on Building or Remodelling Your Home: Step One is to Arrange Furniture

Is a Single Story House Plan Perfect for You?

In the Process of Building a Home?
When It Pays to Consider a Single Story House

One of the biggest achievements that a person can have is investing in a home. Whether you’re having itcustom built from the ground up on an empty lot of if you bought a lovely old house from a previous owner, you […]

2018-02-04T18:33:29+00:00August 9th, 2013|Construction, Home Building Tips|Comments Off on Is a Single Story House Plan Perfect for You?

Are You Planning a Big Move? Things to Look for in an Ideal Neighborhood

Are You Planning a Big Move?
Things to Look for in an Ideal Neighborhood

Job opportunities, a growing family, personal matters, having the grown-up kids leave the house – these are just some of the reasons why people move from one location to another. It could also be a matter of starting afresh somewhere new. Whichever reason […]

2018-02-04T18:33:29+00:00July 27th, 2013|Home Building Tips|Comments Off on Are You Planning a Big Move? Things to Look for in an Ideal Neighborhood

The ABCs of Building Codes

Your home is one of the biggest investments that you will ever make in a lifetime. Whether you bought an empty lot and had a house built from the ground up – or if you bought an already built home where a Hollywood celebrity used to live, it is a must for you to look […]

2015-04-23T00:32:22+00:00July 17th, 2013|Building a Home, Home Building Tips|Comments Off on The ABCs of Building Codes