8 Feature Upgrades To Increase Your Home Resale Value

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 19, 2017 7:44:52 AM

Topics: Plan Smart, Custom Home Tips

Building a new home can be one of the most exciting times in a homeowner’s life. This is your opportunity to design the home of your dreams, with all the features and finishes you have always wanted. However, it’s also important to think beyond the home’s first residents—you and your family—and ensure its attractiveness for future buyers.

Of course, you want to build a home that you will truly love, one that will work for your lifestyle. But how do you also ensure its strong resale value in five, 10, or 20 years down the road?

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4 Things to Talk to Your Realtor About When Buying a House

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Nov 20, 2017 7:26:19 AM

Topics: Plan Smart, Buying a first home

Since the advent of websites like Zillow and RedFin, you might suspect that fewer homebuyers are using Realtors to find and purchase their homes. However, research shows that nearly 90 percent of all buyers still partner with a real estate agent—proof that even in our digital age, Realtors are extremely valuable to individuals looking for their next home.

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5 Common Mistakes People Make When Trying to Sell Their Home

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Aug 15, 2017 7:57:25 AM

Topics: Plan Smart

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.

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5 Popular Custom Home Floor Plans

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jan 5, 2017 8:00:22 AM

Topics: Custom Home Floor Plan, Plan Smart

Did you know more than 2 million people visited the Adair Homes website in 2016 alone? With so many people discovering how affordable (and rewarding) it is to build a custom home with Adair Homes, 2016 was a tremendous year for us and for the nearly 500 families that moved into a new Adair Home.

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Building a Custom Home: How to Plan Your Dream Home in 2017

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 20, 2016 10:23:59 AM

Topics: Plan Smart, Custom Home Builder

We get it. This is probably not the week when designing and building a custom home is at the top of your to-do list. After all, there are gifts to buy, turkeys to roast, parties to host, merriment to be had. As a custom home builder for more than four decades, we’re completely on board with that. After all, making memories with family and friends is what home is all about!

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Best Floor Plans for a Home Office

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Nov 29, 2016 8:00:10 AM

Topics: Plan Smart, Custom Home Design

Do you work from home and yearn for a home office that’s worth the (lack of) commute?

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Your Path to Home Ownership with Adair Homes

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 14, 2016 8:00:24 AM

Topics: Plan Smart, Custom Home Builder

Are you looking for more information on how to build a custom home? You’ve come to the right spot. We’ve helped hundreds of people just like you move from dreaming into their dream home, and we want to help you, too.

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5 Single Story Floor Plans Under 1,500 SF

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 13, 2016 8:00:36 AM

Topics: Custom Home Floor Plan, Plan Smart

Are you looking for a small, but mighty, home? We have just the collection of single story custom home floor plans to choose from. Whether you’re shopping for your first home, hoping to downsize, or you simply want to embrace a more minimalist lifestyle, any one of these homes will be a perfect choice. Let’s take a look at the five amazing home floor plans that you’ll definitely want to build and move into ASAP.

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Don’t Get Left in the Cold: Build Your Home This Winter

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 28, 2016 1:50:41 PM

Topics: Plan Smart, Build a Custom Home

When the autumn rains hit, folks in the Pacific Northwest rejoice. It’s part of our culture. The rain signals our habitual return to galoshes, steaming coffee, and the well-worn fleece jacket kept hanging on the kitchen hook, even on the hot days. When you live in the Pacific Northwest, you learn to live with the rain, not around it.

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Custom Home Design Checklist: How to Choose the Right Kitchen

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Aug 11, 2016 8:00:32 AM

Topics: Plan Smart, Custom Home Design

There are lots of really fun decisions to be made when designing your kitchen, whether you’re an enthusiastic home cook or just love some tasty takeout. Some of the best conversations in any home take place over a good meal, so it’s ok to splurge a little and design a kitchen that you simply love to be in. With dozens of custom home floor plans to choose from, you have lots of options. And here’s the best part: if you see a feature in one kitchen that you’d like to add to a different floor plan, we totally do that.  

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