Tips on How to Start Designing that New Custom Homes

Tips on How to Start Designing that New Custom Homes By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


  A custom built home is one of the best ways we know of helping you to create that life style you always dream about. At American Heartland Homes the process is simple and can be a lot of fun. Here’s how:
  • First, start by thinking about all the good things your present home has and does for your lifestyle. It is very important to identify all the positives in your present home so ...

  • A Simpler Process To Building A New Custom Home

    A Simpler Process To Building A New Custom Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      Building a new custom home can seem daunting. That is way some people just buy a home that is already built. I am here today to explain to you that building a new construction home is NOT that daunting.
    How? It is simple. Just like anything else in life. The more organized you are and the better you plan for a project. The easier the project is and the better it ...

    How Long Does it Take to Build A New Custom Home

    How Long Does it Take to Build A New Custom Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      I have built a 3900 square foot colonial in only 53 hours and 54 minutes. I have also built a 5800 square foot colonial in 110 hours. But don’t expect that kind of time unless ABC shows up on your job site.
    The facts are that building new home here in Macomb Michigan are challenging for many reason. First and foremost is weather. But what you should expect is the following...

    For Sale By Owner Tips To Selling Their Home

    A home that shows well and smells good is worth more than a home that does not. Therefore, to help you try to sell your home faster and for more money, here are 10 inexpensive home improvements that will help you

    A Great Custom Home Needs a Grand Kitchen and Bathroom

    A Great Custom Home Needs a Grand Kitchen and Bathroom By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      Grand Kitchens and Bathrooms are where you need to invest your money. It is those rooms that will help you bring more money for your home when you sell it and sell it faster. So when you start planning a budget for your new Construction home, leave a few extra dollars for those rooms. Here is why.  
    • The kitchen is the hub for all family and friend entertainment. All of American Heartland ...

    Kitchen Island Design for Custom Homes

    Kitchen Island Design for Custom Homes By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      The farm table provided a much-needed work surface in the kitchen 100 years ago. In today's kitchens, islands perform the same function, as well as adding seating, storage and a personal design statement.

    Here are a few Facts when it comes to Kitchen Island

     
    • The island currently is the single most popular design element in today's kitchen. It offers endless design possibilities, with a wide range of choices in styles and materials.

    • Islands can help ...


    Help Finding the Right Style Bathroom for Your New Construction Home

    Help Finding the Right Style Bathroom for Your New Construction Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      You probably have a general idea of the difference between classic and country designs, but a really pulled-together look depends on how you handle the details. Here are a few tips on what makes your favorite style unique.
    Classic Bathroom: Formal, with architectural detail. The masculine bathroom favors stone and fine woods like mahogany, while in the feminine bathroom woods are light and tiles small-scale. Fixtures are always decorative.  

    Design Tips # 3 For Building A New Custom Home

    Design Tips # 3 For Building A New Custom Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      Old King Salomon was a pretty smart guy. He understood that greatness lay in the small details. But, one thing you must learn is that those small details don’t have to cost you big money. You just have to be creative and think out of the box.
    This week’s tip is about Show Stoppers and how every room need’s one. So let get started.
    Sometimes, all it takes to look ...

    Ideas for Kitchens in your Custom Built Home

    Ideas for Kitchens in your Custom Built Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder


      The great thing about build a new custom home is that you get to decorate the home any way you like. The problem is that they are so many different styles. Which one do I choose? I can’t choose for you. But what I can do is help educated you to the different styles of kitchen you will find here in Macomb Michigan.

    So let’s get started.

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