Building a Home

This forum is for those constructing a new home to discuss the various processes involved. For instance, the importance of getting the proper permit before even thinking about digging a hole.

14,786 Garden Web Discussions | Building a Home

Bank help: What is a 442 Appraisal?Updated 31 minutes ago
Posted by redheadeddaughter June 17, 2014 8 Comments
Don Gardner Callaway Plan - anyone have pictures
Posted by Scott Carson 42 minutes ago
Savings - basement bar with laminateUpdated 53 minutes ago
Posted by Mini Soda 3 hours ago 3 Comments
Would you give this to the architect - take 2?Updated 1 hour ago
Posted by boonieshome Yesterday 6 Comments
It's March 2015: How is your build progressing?Updated 2 hours ago
Posted by autumn.4 on Sunday 22 Comments
Induction cooktops.... Do you have one?Updated 3 hours ago
Posted by blandinababes February 15, 2015 15 Comments
Lessons of this WinterUpdated 4 hours ago
Posted by edlincoln Yesterday 9 Comments
is/has anyone built a frank betz home?Updated 6 hours ago
Posted by liptonjl January 30, 2007 128 Comments
Purchasing Items during build?Updated 6 hours ago
Posted by njbuilding143 February 20, 2015 15 Comments
Question about screen porchUpdated 7 hours ago
Posted by mrspete 11 hours ago 2 Comments
Sending my floor plan modifications to the architect. Ideas?Updated 8 hours ago
Posted by houserookie last Friday 30 Comments
Are these doors acceptable to you?Updated 9 hours ago
Posted by pumpkinhouse August 21, 2014 43 Comments
8 vs. 9 ft. ceiling for upstairs/kids bedrooms?Updated 9 hours ago
Posted by msmith110705 February 21, 2015 9 Comments
How to cut back on costUpdated 10 hours ago
Posted by mommabearof5 February 15, 2015 35 Comments
Interior Doors - any experience with this company?
Posted by numbersjunkie 10 hours ago
Window TrimUpdated 11 hours ago
Posted by burbmomoftwo 15 hours ago 5 Comments
Would you trust a builder to create a blueprint from your own sketch?Updated 11 hours ago
Posted by liv2tell last Wednesday 22 Comments
Inexpensive "build on your lot" builders?Updated 12 hours ago
Posted by olivesmom April 4, 2013 30 Comments
House complete... Moving Friday... Photo tourUpdated 21 hours ago
Posted by Momto3kiddos June 12, 2013 42 Comments
2 car vs 3 car attached garage priceUpdated 22 hours ago
Posted by dotydreamhome on Sunday 28 Comments
Should I add a window in the dining room?Updated 23 hours ago
Posted by Bridget Howe last Wednesday 16 Comments
Need feedback on framing layout for a basement.Updated 23 hours ago
Posted by julianpowers February 21, 2015 4 Comments
Custom floorplan looking for some feedback/suggestions...Updated Yesterday
Posted by goeersn99 February 21, 2015 17 Comments
House Looks Small Framed?!Updated Yesterday
Posted by 23meghan last Saturday 13 Comments
Clearing land - Forestry mulchingUpdated Yesterday
Posted by cricket5050 April 22, 2014 11 Comments
Cathedral ceiling in the great room . . . do I want this?Updated Yesterday
Posted by mrspete last Saturday 40 Comments
Spray Foam in Roof Rafters - Not Sure if it will HelpUpdated Yesterday
Posted by TonySak June 8, 2011 8 Comments
Add second story balcony before framing startsUpdated Yesterday
Posted by houses14 Yesterday 1 Comment
Ventless fireplaceUpdated Yesterday
Posted by okla1706 January 21, 2015 15 Comments
Leaking roof due to antique bricks?Updated Yesterday
Posted by cvazqu Yesterday 2 Comments
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™