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.

14,774 Garden Web Discussions | Building a Home

Spray Foam - Worth it?Updated 23 minutes ago
Posted by Improv241 April 14, 2011 20 Comments
Cathedral ceiling in the great room . . . do I want this?Updated 54 minutes ago
Posted by mrspete 16 hours ago 12 Comments
Need help with 8' porch drop-off
Posted by Beth LaPenna 55 minutes ago
Frank Betz Kensington Park - opinions and any pictures please!Updated 1 hour ago
Posted by dnasmith14 December 9, 2010 37 Comments
Would love some feedback on the schematic design of our homeUpdated 1 hour ago
Posted by Shane Sherman February 16, 2015 15 Comments
help, is main gable too flat/not enough dimension?Updated 1 hour ago
Posted by msmith110705 15 hours ago 1 Comment
2 car vs 3 car attached garage priceUpdated 1 hour ago
Posted by dotydreamhome 3 hours ago 4 Comments
House Looks Small Framed?!Updated 1 hour ago
Posted by 23meghan Yesterday 10 Comments
GC cost-plus sanity checkUpdated 2 hours ago
Posted by pliesj November 11, 2013 45 Comments
Well WaterUpdated 3 hours ago
Posted by Renee0829 last Friday 10 Comments
It's February 2015- How is your build going?Updated 3 hours ago
Posted by mushcreek February 1, 2015 224 Comments
Beam in ceiling to divide kitchen and breakfast???Updated 4 hours ago
Posted by Bridget Helm July 11, 2013 21 Comments
Dark hardwood vs lighter hardwood floorsUpdated 4 hours ago
Posted by houserookie last Wednesday 24 Comments
Master Bath revisionsUpdated 6 hours ago
Posted by edwardshome last Thursday 3 Comments
Would you trust a builder to create a blueprint from your own sketch?Updated 7 hours ago
Posted by liv2tell last Wednesday 21 Comments
Sending my floor plan modifications to the architect. Ideas?Updated 13 hours ago
Posted by houserookie last Friday 20 Comments
Finished basement infloor heat in MNUpdated 16 hours ago
Posted by Mini Soda 17 hours ago 1 Comment
Is the 'remote' home office worth it?Updated 19 hours ago
Posted by edwardshome last Thursday 5 Comments
door heightsUpdated Yesterday
Posted by muffn last Friday 10 Comments
The movers are scheduled, now what to do?Updated Yesterday
Posted by aimless07 last Friday 2 Comments
What are you doing for your security system?Updated Yesterday
Posted by aimless07 last Thursday 10 Comments
Inexpensive "build on your lot" builders?Updated last Friday
Posted by olivesmom April 4, 2013 29 Comments
help me choose our floorsUpdated last Friday
Posted by 3ilovepie last Thursday 4 Comments
getting close to our move in dayUpdated last Friday
Posted by joerallen last Thursday 8 Comments
Banquette seating by Ballard /Coventry line
Posted by mrspete last Friday
Are these doors acceptable to you?Updated last Friday
Posted by pumpkinhouse August 21, 2014 38 Comments
Front Entry doorUpdated last Friday
Posted by 3ilovepie last Wednesday 26 Comments
exterior elevation feedbackUpdated last Friday
Posted by msmith110705 February 17, 2015 3 Comments
Floorplan review pleaseUpdated last Friday
Posted by boonieshome last Wednesday 24 Comments
Shook Hill Plan Modifications -- input please!Updated last Friday
Posted by Emptynesteralmost December 2, 2013 53 Comments
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