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.

14,763 Garden Web Discussions | Building a Home

Would you trust a builder to create a blueprint from your own sketch?Updated 30 minutes ago
Posted by liv2tell on Wednesday 13 Comments
Front Entry doorUpdated 56 minutes ago
Posted by 3ilovepie on Wednesday 19 Comments
House complete... Moving Friday... Photo tourUpdated 58 minutes ago
Posted by Momto3kiddos June 12, 2013 41 Comments
help me choose our floorsUpdated 2 hours ago
Posted by 3ilovepie 18 hours ago 3 Comments
Master Bath revisionsUpdated 5 hours ago
Posted by edwardshome 16 hours ago 1 Comment
Please help critique this floor plan.Updated 5 hours ago
Posted by daboyd4 on Monday 22 Comments
Please review my plans - help needed with bedroom arrangementUpdated 5 hours ago
Posted by Momto3kiddos October 30, 2011 35 Comments
Floorplan review pleaseUpdated 5 hours ago
Posted by boonieshome on Wednesday 23 Comments
Should I add a window in the dining room?Updated 5 hours ago
Posted by Bridget Howe on Wednesday 12 Comments
What is a decent size for a breakfast nook?Updated 7 hours ago
Posted by mscajunpie July 7, 2008 9 Comments
getting close to our move in dayUpdated 9 hours ago
Posted by joerallen 12 hours ago 1 Comment
What are you doing for your security system?Updated 10 hours ago
Posted by aimless07 12 hours ago 2 Comments
What is this style of home called?Updated 10 hours ago
Posted by jplanger 12 hours ago 6 Comments
Houston Modern ArchitectUpdated 11 hours ago
Posted by Elizabeth Burns on Tuesday 5 Comments
Dark hardwood vs lighter hardwood floorsUpdated 11 hours ago
Posted by houserookie on Wednesday 16 Comments
It's February 2015- How is your build going?Updated 12 hours ago
Posted by mushcreek February 1, 2015 207 Comments
Structured pre-wiringUpdated 13 hours ago
Posted by Hart Sensory Designs on Wednesday 1 Comment
Plantation vs faux wood blindsUpdated 15 hours ago
Posted by aimless07 on Wednesday 3 Comments
Is the 'remote' home office worth it?
Posted by edwardshome 15 hours ago
Can I get a closet in/next to an 8'x8' ensuite bath?Updated 20 hours ago
Posted by edwardshome 22 hours ago 1 Comment
Cost of digging down for a basement worth it? Storm shelter ideas?Updated 20 hours ago
Posted by liv2tell on Wednesday 3 Comments
Builder Error Caused FireUpdated 21 hours ago
Posted by drewou on Tuesday 12 Comments
Custom floor plan vs. customizing a stock planUpdated 22 hours ago
Posted by liv2tell on Tuesday 3 Comments
Plan Measurements WrongUpdated on Wednesday
Posted by 3ilovepie February 10, 2015 7 Comments
Would love some feedback on the schematic design of our homeUpdated on Wednesday
Posted by Shane Sherman February 16, 2015 14 Comments
Opinions for master bath and closet doorsUpdated on Wednesday
Posted by almostemptynester on Wednesday 6 Comments
Good Portland-area security company?Updated on Wednesday
Posted by garrai81 August 25, 2013 1 Comment
Closing...what do you think?Updated on Wednesday
Posted by rose481 on Tuesday 6 Comments
Minimum Temperature for Installing Shingles and Zip Tape (green board)Updated on Wednesday
Posted by almostemptynester last Friday 3 Comments
Several specific questions . . .Updated on Wednesday
Posted by mrspete on Monday 11 Comments
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