News and information for Treasure Coast residents considering a new custom home or renovation. We are showcasing the latest design trends, materials, construction techniques and projects underway.

Safety In Your Senior Years Starts At Home
Safety In Your Senior Years Starts At Home

Safety in Your Senior Years Starts at HomeBy Kent ElliottWe get wiser as we get older, and we also get more attached to the comforts of home. However, issues such as poor eyesight, slower reaction times, and mobility impairments can make it harder to enjoy those comforts. The good news is that with a few small changes to your home, lifestyle, and mindset, it is entirely possible to remain in the house you love for longer than you might think. Here are a few things to consider as you prepare for a long, happy, and safe retirement. Falling is one of the biggest threats against you. Each year, hundreds of thousands of older adults are victim to a falling accident. Many of these occur ...

Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home
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Designing for Special Needs: How to Help Your Child Thrive at Home By: Jenny WiseDesigning a bedroom for a child with special needs can be tricky; you want to ensure that she’s comfortable and happy, but there are certain safety considerations you need to make as well. Because every child who is on the autism spectrum has different needs, it’s essential that you make every effort to keep her specific disorders in mind. For instance, lighting, color, texture, and organization all play a big role in ensuring that your child’s bedroom is everything it needs to be in order for her to thrive and grow. Fortunately, designing the perfect bedroom for a child with ...

Home Addition Project
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If you are interested in completing a home addition project, there are a number of places where you can look for inspiration. Many have goals, a budget and even a few clippings of what they hope their home is going to look like upon completion. In the event you are ready to start adding on to your home, there are a few key questions you need to ask the home addition contractor first.How would you design a new home being built?It isn’t always easy to see past the things that you have in front of you. You need to look beyond what’s there right now and envision what things would be like in the event that you were constructing your home from the ground up. In doing so, you can ...

Must Have Kitchen Remodel
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Don't worry, it's a GM Construction LLC project. This newly completed kitchen remodel turned out stunning. Note the wood finish cabinets with raised panel doors and how the island accents the kitchen with the designer lighting.We replaced the kitchen flooring to match.What a great project!  

Signs of a Quality Builder
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You’ve decided to build your dream home or make your next renovation, which means you’re about to embark on a rewarding but challenging journey. Depending on the home builder you select, the journey could become more challenging than it needs to be. In order to ensure you’re an informed homebuyer, we’ve put together a list of 10 signs to look for on your search for a quality home builder. 1. They are BusyShould you meet with a builder who has no work and can start immediately, ask yourself… why?. There may be reasons. Good builders will have good reputations and clients who are waiting for them to begin projects. 2. They Have History – And ...