Designing Your Dream Home, from Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 28, 2020 4:49:57 PM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Homebuilding Tips

A How To Guide

To Designing Your Dream Home Remotely

There’s something innately satisfying about choosing the finishes of your new custom home. Whether you have collected stacks of home design magazines with bookmarks and bent edges, or you’re a Pinterest-board master, the selection of appliances and finishes is one (big) step closer to realizing the long awaited dream of a custom built home. 

Read More

Finding Land During a Quarantine

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 26, 2020 11:03:37 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Realtors, Homebuilding Tips, Finding Land

Wide open spaces. A big backyard. Sunsets to die-for. What’s on your checklist? Everyone has an idea of what their perfect lot looks like—that special place to build a forever home. But how do you identify your land in today’s unnerving climate? Take a breath—it’s actually a lot easier than you might have imagined. 

Read More

Coronavirus and the Financing of your Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 25, 2020 9:31:38 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Homebuilding Tips, Financing

How about some good news in the midst of the most perplexing time many of us have ever encountered? Sadly, we don’t have the cure to COVID-19—but what we do have might be a rare silver lining in the topsy-turvy world of home finance.

Read More

Tips to Determine Your Custom Home Budget

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 6, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

Every project starts with a budget, but with a project like building a custom home on your lot, there are a lot of factors that determine your budget.

Read More

Navigating the Permitting Process

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 3, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Topics: Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

The homebuilding process has plenty of ups and downs, and twists and turns, but the path to your new Adair home is always worth it. One area that many homebuyers are unfamiliar with is the permitting process. Though it can sound intimidating, there are ways to simplify the process so you know exactly what you're getting into.

Read More

Cold weather tips: Winterizing your new home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Nov 20, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

As the weather turns chilly outside, it's important to winterize your home. It really only takes a few steps to prevent cold-weather home disasters, such as frozen pipes or flooding from snow melt. That's what we call a smart move. We're all about smart living...in fact, we call it SMARTology. It’s the art and science of smart living.

Read More

5 Common Mistakes People Make When Trying to Sell Their Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Aug 29, 2019 6:32:00 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Selling Your Home

Selling a house comes with a range of emotions, logistical challenges, and unwanted expenses. Whether you are excited about the future or sad to be leaving a place you called home, putting your property on the market is an intense process. At Adair Homes, we have worked with thousands of families who have sold their old homes to move into new custom homes. Along the way we have seen some avoidable mistakes that can keep the process from going smoothly. We hope you can learn from these lessons as you embark on the journey to sell your home and build a new one.

Read More

Getting to Know Your New Community After a Move

Posted by Becca Thomas on May 19, 2019 11:30:00 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Lifestyle, Custom Homes

Relocating can be tough for you and your family. Even if you’re only moving a few miles away, it’s hard to deal with so much change. Not only are you facing different commutes to work, school, and grocery stores, you’re also contending with joining a new community.

Read More

5 Floor Plans with Dual Master Suites

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on May 15, 2019 11:32:10 AM

Topics: Homebuilding Tips, Floor Plans, Finding Land

What’s better than one luxurious master suite? How about 2 master suites? It sounds decadent, but the truth is that dual master suites are gaining popularity because they can be super practical for families of every size and shape.

A dual master suite can be used for:

  •     An in-law suite
  •     A guest suite
  •     A teen room
  •     A home office
  •     A man cave
  •    So much more!

Here are 5 gorgeous plans that feature a dual master suite option (see all custom home floor plans).

Read More

Tips on Building Custom from an Adair Homeowner

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Mar 29, 2019 9:03:42 AM

Topics: Custom Home Builder, Build a Custom Home, Homebuilding Tips, Homebuilding Process

Building a custom home is a new experience for most people, so it’s natural to have a lot of questions. We talked to Travis, an Adair Homeowner, who shared what it was like to find land, manage the site development process, and build a custom home. If you’re thinking of new construction, you might have some of the same questions, so check out their tips to learn more about what it’s like to build with Adair Homes.

Read More