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.

14,784 Garden Web Discussions | Building a Home

is/has anyone built a frank betz home?Updated 8 minutes ago
Posted by liptonjl January 30, 2007 128 Comments
Purchasing Items during build?Updated 21 minutes ago
Posted by njbuilding143 February 20, 2015 15 Comments
Lessons of this WinterUpdated 1 hour ago
Posted by edlincoln Yesterday 8 Comments
Question about screen porchUpdated 1 hour ago
Posted by mrspete 4 hours ago 2 Comments
Sending my floor plan modifications to the architect. Ideas?Updated 2 hours ago
Posted by houserookie last Friday 30 Comments
Are these doors acceptable to you?Updated 3 hours ago
Posted by pumpkinhouse August 21, 2014 43 Comments
8 vs. 9 ft. ceiling for upstairs/kids bedrooms?Updated 3 hours ago
Posted by msmith110705 February 21, 2015 9 Comments
Would you give this to the architect - take 2?Updated 3 hours ago
Posted by boonieshome Yesterday 6 Comments
It's March 2015: How is your build progressing?Updated 3 hours ago
Posted by autumn.4 on Sunday 19 Comments
How to cut back on costUpdated 4 hours ago
Posted by mommabearof5 February 15, 2015 35 Comments
Interior Doors - any experience with this company?
Posted by numbersjunkie 4 hours ago
Window TrimUpdated 4 hours ago
Posted by burbmomoftwo 9 hours ago 5 Comments
Would you trust a builder to create a blueprint from your own sketch?Updated 5 hours ago
Posted by liv2tell last Wednesday 22 Comments
Inexpensive "build on your lot" builders?Updated 5 hours ago
Posted by olivesmom April 4, 2013 30 Comments
House complete... Moving Friday... Photo tourUpdated 15 hours ago
Posted by Momto3kiddos June 12, 2013 42 Comments
2 car vs 3 car attached garage priceUpdated 16 hours ago
Posted by dotydreamhome on Sunday 28 Comments
Should I add a window in the dining room?Updated 17 hours ago
Posted by Bridget Howe last Wednesday 16 Comments
Need feedback on framing layout for a basement.Updated 17 hours ago
Posted by julianpowers February 21, 2015 4 Comments
Custom floorplan looking for some feedback/suggestions...Updated 17 hours ago
Posted by goeersn99 February 21, 2015 17 Comments
House Looks Small Framed?!Updated 20 hours ago
Posted by 23meghan last Saturday 13 Comments
Clearing land - Forestry mulchingUpdated 22 hours ago
Posted by cricket5050 April 22, 2014 11 Comments
Cathedral ceiling in the great room . . . do I want this?Updated 23 hours ago
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
5 panel interior doorsUpdated Yesterday
Posted by ILoveRed June 17, 2014 24 Comments
Well WaterUpdated on Sunday
Posted by Renee0829 last Friday 12 Comments
Need help with 8' porch drop-offUpdated on Sunday
Posted by Beth LaPenna on Sunday 3 Comments
Can I get a closet in/next to an 8'x8' ensuite bath?Updated on Sunday
Posted by edwardshome last Thursday 3 Comments
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