Custom Home Build or Whole House Remodel

By Mark Doggett - Diamond D Custom Homes

Deciding between a custom home build and a home remodeling project depends on various factors, including your budget, timeline, preferences, and the current condition of your property. Here’s a comparison of both options to help you make an informed decision: Custom Home Build: Freedom of Design: With a custom home build, you have the opportunity to…

Contractor Fraud Warning Signs

By Lorraine Hart - Ideal Consulting

There are thousands of legitimate, ethical contractors in business. Unfortunately, there are also scam artists who pose as legitimate contractors. These smooth operators, “storm-chasers”, often show up in communities that have been impacted by natural disasters.  They prey on distressed homeowners asking for up-front payments for shoddy repairs or work that they will never show…

Outdoor Living Project Considerations

By Wayne Ball - Lone Star Building & Construction Services, Inc.

One of the most sought-after remodeling projects is the installation of a spacious and inviting outdoor living space.  When planning to build an outdoor living space there are several factors to ensure that your project is successful and enjoyable year-round. Our unique climate with hot and humid summers, occasional heavy rainfall, and mild winters plays…

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