1. Are You Buying Land for Your Home? Part 1

    Building a house is an exciting, extensive process, and the first step is finding a place to do it! If you have a general location you want, that's great, but you still have to choose an actual lot. Chances are good you'll be building in a new development and have several differe…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. Ask These Questions Before Choosing a Home Plan – Part 1

    If you're going to invest in a custom home, it better be built with the features you need! Even if you find yourself choosing from a range of "stock" homes, knowing what you need out of your home will help you choose the correct floorplan. For many people, they only decide to bui…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. 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

  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. 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

  8. 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

  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 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

  12. 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