1. Common Home Building Terms

    Homebuilders have their own language, and it can be frustrating as a customer to try to understand what they are talking about.  While any good contractor will be happy to explain everything to you, learning some of the lingo yourself can help you feel more in control. In today'…Read More

  2. Six Signs It’s Time to Build a Custom Home

    In our years of experience building custom homes in Watkins and beyond, we've gotten to know a lot of great people. We've gotten to work with people who know exactly what they want and people who aren't as sure. One of our favorite stages of the homebuilding process is the dream …Read More

  3. Signs of a Great General Contractor

    Building a custom home is a serious commitment, and without a good contractor, it can be miserable. You need a contractor who will keep your best interests at heart and make sure you get the highest quality work possible. You need a contractor who will respect your budget. You ne…Read More

  4. Custom Kitchen Ideas You’ll Love

    One of the many benefits of building a custom home is that you get to choose all of the designs, features, and different elements of your home to fit your personal style and preference. Let’s be honest, there’s probably not a room in your soon-to-be home that you won’t be e…Read More

  5. Questions You Should Ask Your General Contractor Part Two

    When you decide to start a remodeling or home building project, it can be easy to get caught up in the excitement of the decision and to forget to think about the important details that are key to ensuring your project goes smoothly. If you’ve hired a general contractor to help…Read More

  6. Questions You Should Ask Your General Contractor Part One

    Before starting any remodeling or home building project, it’s important to determine whether or not you’ll hire a general contractor. Having a general contractor to help with your project will make your role in the process a lot less stressful, as your general contractor will…Read More

  7. How Construction Loans Work For Your Home Construction

    While most people understand how a traditional home loan works, if you’ve never built a home yourself, you may not know anything about construction loans for custom home builds. Our home builders here in Watkins at New Frontier Homes can help you to navigate the world of custom…Read More

  8. Trends In Home Design Part Two

    Finding the right design for your home can be a challenge. With so many different options to choose from for styles, materials, and layouts, it can be hard to determine the look and feel you want to create in your home. In order to give you some inspiration, we have come up with …Read More

  9. Trends In Home Design Part One

    When you’re building a custom home from the ground-up, you will want to know what you’re looking for in terms of layout, of course. But, when it comes to a custom home, the elements of design for your home are just as important to the overall look and feel of your home. If yo…Read More

  10. The Benefits Of Owning A Custom Home Part Two

    When most people buy a home, they plan on staying in the home for a significant period of time in order to get the most return on their investment. However, when you buy a pre-existing home or you decide to purchase a new build in a developing neighborhood, down the road, you may…Read More

  11. The Benefits Of Owning A Custom Home Part One

    If you’re thinking about building a custom home, it’s likely that you’ve lived in a pre-existing home of your own before and you realized all of the shortcomings that the home had. When you buy a home in a developed neighborhood, while the homes can be nice, they’re built…Read More

  12. What Is The Role Of A General Contractor?

    If you’re not very familiar with the construction industry, you may not know just how important a general contractor can be to your home building or home remodel project. If you’re looking to better understand the role of a general contractor, you’re in luck. That’s exact…Read More