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Making Sense of Allowances

Bill Reynolds (The Building Process)

For best results, narrow down the options up front

Allowances--that is, budgeting general costs for items before the specific items are chosen--are a fact of life on many projects. Some homeowners have trouble making decisions before work begins, most... read more

Sustainability

Is Voice Control for You?

Bill Reynolds (Custom Home Design)

More and more home systems are adding voice control technology. Let's look at the pros and cons.

The star of this year's International Builder's Show was a smart lady by the name of Alexa. As you know, she's the personal digital assistant that lives inside Amazon's Echo smart... read more

Better Than Bidding

Bill Reynolds (The Building Process)

Identifying the best pro to build your new home starts by clarifying your wants and needs.

Should you heed the conventional advice about getting price bids from three builders? Maybe, but once you understand the complexities and uncertainties that go into a bid, you will see why there... read more

Have Questions? Ask the Builder

Bill Reynolds (Selecting a Builder)

It's natural to have questions and changes when building a custom home. Prevent surprises and delays by getting answers from the top.

There are lots of things homeowners can do to keep their building project running smoothly. Number one is making timely product... read more

Shedding Light on Window Options

Bill Reynolds (Sustainability)

It wasn't that long ago that a window was a window ... was a window. Basically, a hole in the wall fitted with a wood-framed pane of glass that allowed a view to the outside and provided a little bit of daylight into a house.

Over the past 25 years, windows have... read more

Meet the Maestro

Bill Reynolds (Custom Home Design)

The pro who conducts your project to its finale draws from a deep well of knowledge

Some builders call them job supervisors. Others refer to them as project managers, or PMs. Regardless of the title, these individuals are the unsung heroes of the residential construction business. Many... read more

What a Parade!

Bill Reynolds (Custom Home Design)

Thanks to all of you who stopped by to visit our award-winning Feature Home during the Parade of Homes. I enjoyed chatting with the many friends, clients and new visitors who stopped by.

What a Parade!

I owe a special thanks... read more

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