For discerning buyers, luxury means comfort and personal choices. As home building technology continues to advance, so do the list of features custom home builders offer. From high-tech, to relaxation, here are five of the hottest trends nationally in the custom home building industry.
Year after year, decade after decade, the one thing that has not changed with regard to a luxurious, custom-built home is craftsmanship. We are known for our attention to detail from the unseen to the seen. Custom features and conveniences are integrated into our custom-built homes in a way that feels organic, reflecting a sense of place and a promise to withstand the test of time. From built-ins and closet organization systems, to interior millwork and stately entrys, luxury home experts today bring visions to life.
Green Living for Modern Luxury Homes means... comfort, convenience and sustainability
Green Building isn't a recent trend, but its importance has moved to the forefront of new home building. It is also known as sustainable or high performance building and is the practice of increasing the efficiency with which our homes work. Green homes are designed to reduce the overall impact of the build to efficiently use energy, water and other resources. All of our custom homes include many features and materials that make for a better environment footprint, while not diminishing the elegance, charm and uniqueness of the home.
Luxury Kitchens with Islands of Purpose
Kitchens are not just a place to cook anymore. A kitchen is the HUB of the home: a gathering place to talk about your day, make vacation plans, work on homework, and even finish a crafting project. It's a classroom of sorts and the island almost becomes a separate multi-purpose room. Each of our kitchens are customize to the owner's lifestyle with design aesthetics that meet their needs – from tons of counter space and food prep areas to unique seating options and extra storage.
Master Bath Means Spa Retreat
Dreaming of a spa retreat in your own home? The master bath is an extension of how you want to unwind at the end of day. Luxury homes of today include a master bath oasis – a private sanctuary. Heated floors, warm towels, a soaking bath, multi-jet stone shower, his and her vanities with hidden storage, are just some of the options for elegant baths. In some parts of the country, bidets are even making a reapearance. The sky is truly the limit in bath design.
Blending Indoor and Outdoor Spaces
Luxury homeowners are integrating the indoors with outdoor living areas. In fact outdoor spaces are just as luxurious as the inside – effectively extending your living space into the natural world. Because location, nature and topography are carefully considered when choosing a property to purchase, our luxury new homes have space for outdoor living areas, built-in bar-be-cues and kitchens designed for living the way you want to live.
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