Washington Custom Homes Trends for 2018

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 29, 2017 9:00:00 AM

According to PwC’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2018report, Washington remains a hot region, with Seattle ranked as the overall number one market to watch in terms of investment and development. For homebuilding prospects, Spokane is third, Seattle sits high on the list at number ten, and Tacoma remains in the middle at 44. Combined with a consistent increase in homeownership rates and demand for new homes, this makes Washington one of the most popular places to build a custom home.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

Top Benefits of Customizing Your Home with a Builder vs. DIY

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 14, 2017 7:14:42 AM

When building a new home, there are a lot of elements you can customize, and many people choose the DIY approach because they think it will save money. However, there are some significant benefits to customizing your home with a builder. Unless you are a professional contractor or have done substantial DIY work on other houses, chances are there is a strong argument for having your builder do most of the work.

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Topics: Custom Home Builder, Custom Home Design

7 Inland Northwest Influencers in Home Design

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 18, 2017 8:57:30 AM

Whether you prefer the style of a cozy lodge, sunny contemporary, or crisp modern, there is an interior designer in the Inland Northwest area that can help you. Building a new home means making a lot of decisions.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

8 Treasure Valley Influencers in Home Design

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 16, 2017 8:50:59 AM

Building a new home in Treasure Valley gives you the opportunity to start with a blank slate of interiors. While this might be a dream come true for some people, others might feel overwhelmed by the number of decisions that must be made.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

Have a Basement? Here Are 10 Creative Ways to Use It

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Oct 12, 2017 11:52:17 AM

The basement is an easily forgotten and often underutilized space in your home. If you’re just using it for laundry or storage, chances are that you are missing out on a potentially great space that your family would enjoy.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

The Latest From Adair Homes in 2017

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 29, 2017 8:00:00 AM

As fall weather moves into much of the Pacific Northwest, many Adair Homes customers are taking the opportunity to start planning ahead for next year. Particularly in areas that receive a lot of winter precipitation, the end of the year is a good time to begin designing your custom home; then, once spring rolls around, you’ll be ready to start on construction.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

Best Flooring Options for Your New Custom Home Build

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 21, 2017 8:48:00 AM

Flooring is one of the most important features of any home. From hardwood and laminate to tile and carpet, flooring not only serves a functional purpose, but it also helps establish the style and “feel” of a given room. Luckily, there are incredible flooring options available today, ensuring that you can find exactly what you want while staying within budget.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

Top Pinterest Profiles to Follow for Home Decorating Ideas

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jul 12, 2017 8:00:00 AM

There are countless creative home decorating ideas you can use when designing your new house. With so many options, it can be difficult to keep track of all your choices. Luckily, Pinterest makes it easy to browse and organize photos of the ideas that resonate most.

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Topics: Custom Home Design

Gourmet Kitchen Features for Luxury Custom Homes

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jun 8, 2017 8:00:00 AM

As realtors across the country will attest, the kitchen is one of the most important rooms in a home. And with good reason: It’s a room that you use multiple times a day, where family and friends gather, and where memories are made. No wonder homeowners are paying more attention to both the form and function of their kitchen than ever before.

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Topics: Custom Home Design, Luxury Custom Homes

Designing a Living Room That Will Outlast Trends

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Feb 23, 2017 7:31:44 AM

Have you ever walked into a home with a sunken living room or shag carpet and felt like you were transported in time (and not in a good way)? Sometimes the trendiest design choices can turn into a homeowner’s nightmare, especially when trying to resell a home decades down the road.

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Topics: Custom Home Design