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 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

  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. 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

  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. 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

  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. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  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 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