New Home or Old?

Custom home fireplace

Housing inventory continues to be a roller coaster, and new offerings are scooped up quickly. One spot that’s been immune is newly constructed homes.

Where Can I Build?

Lot Under Contract

If you’ve made the decision to build your dream home, and you’re putting together a wish list of custom home design features, how do you find a lot to build on?

Where’s All the Houses?

Home under construction

There are new developments cropping up everywhere, and downtown Richmond is buzzing with the sound of cranes and construction crews. If you’re out searching for a single-family home, you may find yourself…well…searching.

What’s Your Pleasure?

More and more, our homes are becoming a reflection of who we are: collectors, creators, and crafters. Putting those fancies at the front of the design process can incorporate them into your dream home.

The Accessible Home


Creating an accessible home doesn’t mean sacrificing on quality or décor. You may not need the conveniences now, but if you’re eyeing retirement or seeing your custom home as a place for someone growing older, it’s easy enough to make a few simple decisions now.

Sink or Swim?

Exterior Patio

It’s nice to have an attractive outdoor area for relaxing, but is a pool a necessary feature for? These are some questions to ask before diving in.

Open or Closed?

Open floor plan

If you watch any of the 8,000 home shows on tv, you know that the first thing an owner or prospective buyer raves about is the “open floor plan.”

Why Stick with White?

Green kitchen

Don’t get us wrong – white is a great color for an interior wall. But does it have to be white?

Straw, Sticks or Brick?

Stone exterior under construction

We work with homeowners to sort through a host of material choices. For floors, walls, patios and more, there are design options in stone, brick, cement, granite… Which to choose? And what are the considerations?

Fact or Fiction

Home under construction

Buying a home can be quite the journey. There are a million things that you need to consider. Here are some of the common questions we hear.