1. Why Hiring a General Contractor is Worth It – Part 2

    General contractors have to be paid. Do you really need one? Can't you just handle your home construction on your own? What would you really be paying the contractor for, anyway? Saving money as you build a house is important ... but it can feel impossible. There are almost alway…Read More

  2. Why Hiring a General Contractor is Worth It – Part 1

    When you're building a home, it can sometimes be tempting to coordinate the project yourself, especially if you have a really unique concept. The idea of hiring a middleman — a contractor — who will communicate with the roofers, framers, plumbers, electricians, and other spe…Read More

  3. Bring Luxury to Your Custom Home with These Features

    In our last blog, we discussed five major advantages to building your own custom home rather than going with a cookie-cutter home. You get control over materials, designs, and amenities, which allows you to create a home around your life rather than building your life around your…Read More

  4. The Benefits of Building a Custom Home

    For many people, "building a home" means choosing a cookie-cutter floor plan from a limited selection and equipping it with amenities off a list. Building this way can be an amazing option for people wanting to make a mark and live in a home made the way they want it. However, i…Read More

  5. Title Insurance Guide – Part 2

    Insurance plays a key role in home ownership. Making sure you have all of your ducks in a row really isn't optional if you want things to go well. At New Frontier Homes, we have decades of experience with building and improving homes, and we've gotten to know a lot of the aspects…Read More

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. What To Consider In Your Custom Home Design

    If you’re dreaming of building your custom home, there are a few things that you’ll want to consider when it comes to your custom home design plans. Here at New Frontier Homes, we have the expertise and the experience you need when it comes to building custom homes in Watkins…Read More

  12. What You’ll Want To Know Before You Build A Home

    If you’re thinking of building a custom home, there are some things you will want to know and have planned before you begin meeting with contractors and making your home building plans for your home construction in Watkins. Building a home, especially a custom home, will take t…Read More