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Outdoor Living Must Haves For Any Custom Home on LBI

Outdoor Living Must Haves For Any Custom Home on LBI

Memorial Day is this weekend! And for many people on Long Beach Island and in beach towns around New Jersey, that means summer is about to officially begin! Along with Memorial Day comes entertaining. In fact, you could think of Memorial Day as your inaugural summer bash, meaning you are going to want your guests…

The Best Landscaping Ideas for Custom Homes on LBI

The Best Landscaping Ideas for Custom Homes on LBI

April is Lawn and Garden Month, and as a custom home builder on Long Beach Island we share a lot of information about building  trends, styles for home design, and interior features and finishes.  So now we want to give the outdoors some love, so we are sharing some of our favorite tips and tricks…

What Mom Wants in Her New Custom Home on LBI

Just in time for Mother’s Day: What Mom Wants in Her New Custom Home on LBI

We all know that Mom is the center of the family and home. She does everything for everyone, and is always there when we need her. When it comes to building a new custom home there are many items on a family’s wish list that can be incorporated into the design. With Mother’s Day just…

Insulation for Custom Homes on Long Beach Island

Homebuilding 101: Insulation for Custom Homes on Long Beach Island

When we say the word “insulation” most of our homebuyers are thinking about keeping the cold out of their homes.  That’s the most common idea when we talking about insulation for custom homes on Long Beach Island. Any custom home builder on the island or the mainland will tell you there are many important reasons…

Trends in Tile for Custom Homes in 2018

Trends in Tile for Custom Homes in 2018

We have no doubt that tile is, and always will be, an integral part of the interior design for custom homes on LBI. But, like everything else, trends change and styles come and go. So, how do you know what to choose for your new custom home? Many builders on LBI have standard selections to…

Selecting the Perfect Entry Door for Your Custom Home on LBI

There’s Never a Second Chance to Make a First Impression: Selecting the Perfect Entry Door for Your Custom Home on LBI

Making choices for every nook and cranny of your new custom home on Long Beach Island can be a daunting task. Many of our homebuyers look forward to the selections process, only to find out it’s not as easy (or fun) as they think it is! And, when it comes to entry doors, the pressure…

Framing Your New Custom Home on LBI

Framing Your New Custom Home on LBI

Believe it or not, building a new custom home isn’t just picking the lot, and getting started. There is a lot that happens before your home can start to take shape. From engineering to permitting and inspections, demolition of existing structures,  preparing the lot for pilings (a shore building technique that allows homes to survive…

2018 Custom Home Design Ideas that Inspire

2018 Custom Home Design Ideas that Inspire

Now that the colder weather has officially arrived, it’s time to think about NEXT summer!  But don’t think about it because you’re cold and it’s snowy outside while you long for the warmth of the summer sun.  Think about starting your new custom home on Long Beach Island.  Now is the time to start in…

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New Home Tech for Custom Homes on LBI

There is always something new and exciting in technology, and with a growing market and demand for techy homes, there is a constant stream of new gadgets. The concept of the “Smart House” isn’t new. For years science fiction explored new and futuristic innovations, and this gradually grew into popular culture. And though we may…

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That Was Then, This is Now: How We’ve Changed as a Homebuilder

Back in the day (we’re talking the 1990’s) the real estate market for new homes was a lot different than it is today. At that time, we were building neighborhoods on the mainland in areas like Stafford, Little Egg Harbor, and Eagleswood Townships. Every once in a while we had a homeowner that would build…

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Pros and Cons to Buying a Lot Before Consulting a Builder on LBI

When choosing to build a custom home on Long Beach Island, it is easy to get excited and buy a lot or property before consulting a home builder. We understand the temptation to move on a great land deal, or the eagerness to be a part of the LBI community. Which is why we want…

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Winter is Coming to LBI…Again

As the seasons change, many on LBI are getting ready to head further south and avoid the cold chill of winter. But just because you’re going south, doesn’t mean your house is! And with winter coming it is important that your home is ready for it, whether you’re here or not! The cold can do…

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What’s Happening This Fall on LBI?

Fall is finally here! Which means the holidays will soon be upon us, starting with Halloween and carrying straight on through to the winter holidays. But before you pack it in for summer and get ready for Halloween, there are still some amazing events happening on LBI this fall. Viking Village Antique and Collectable Show…

Signs You’re Ready to Build Your New Custom Home

Signs You’re Ready to Build Your New Custom Home

Looking for a new home comes with its own hosts of challenges and sense of excitement. And we are sure you have your wish lists on hand and ready to go. With that said, we also know that sometimes the homes on the market don’t always have everything you want already in them. And rather…

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Where to Build on LBI

Long Beach Island is one of the most sought after and beautiful places to live. With access to New Jersey beaches, parks, and New York City, it is perfectly located for all of your needs. With so much to do on LBI, building your custom home really becomes a question of location. Would you rather…