How You Can Save Money by Hiring an Architect

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 by
how hiring an architect can save you money

Remodels and renovations can cost a pretty penny, which is why we understand clients’ desires to reign in the pre-build expenses as much as possible. An architect’s services are often passed over in an attempt to save money, but this can be a costly mistake.

In many cases, an architect’s services can save you money. Here are examples:

You can’t do that here. Your design-build team may think that a specific plan change is possible, and then determine it isn’t once they open up walls, …

Do You Need to Wait to Sell Your House Before Buying a New Home?

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by
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There comes a time when you need to buy or build a new home, such as when you add more children to your family or you’re looking for an upgrade. But, there’s a question you need to address first: Do you have to sell your old home first? After all, not many people can afford to just go out and get a new home without selling their old one.

But right now, it’s a sellers’ market, not a buyers’. This means sellers still call the shots. Thus, buyers who have …

Reasons to Go Green in 2014

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by
Reasons to Go Green in 2014

As pollution, habitat destruction, and even personal health become larger concerns in the United States, green construction has become more and more popular. Going green doesn’t force you to sacrifice style, and when you work with an experienced team of architects and builders like Design Build Team, it’s a lot easier than you think.

Here are a few of the many reasons to choose environmentally-friendly and natural building materials:

Green homes generally use 30 – 50 percent energy than traditional homes, saving you countless dollars. Using recycled materials decreases deforestation, …