November 6, 2020
Moving Into Your Custom Home 7 tips to make moving day a breeze

My wife and I are getting ready to move. When we try and formulate a strategy or even think about where to start, we feel overwhelmed. We have reached out to many friends and family to get their advice on the best way to approach the process. We received really good and practical advice that we are […]

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November 6, 2020
Making Sense of the Fed Rate Hike How the Recent Fed Rate Increase Affects Your Ability to Build a Custom Home

The last few weeks there has been quite a buzz surrounding the Federal Reserve’s decision to increase the Fed Rate. On March 15, 2017, the Federal Reserve (The Fed) increased their target rate from a range of .5 to .75 percent to a range of .75 to 1 percent. This is the third time the […]

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November 6, 2020
6 Maintenance Tips | Making Home Ownership a Breeze

Owning a home is a goal that the majority of American’s share. Making the transition to home ownership is an exciting opportunity, and, for most, a landmark point in one’s life. There are a variety of barriers that keep this transition from happening. Qualifying for a loan, affording a down payment, or timing in one’s life […]

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November 6, 2020
Custom Home Process: Closing | Welcome Home

Today’s issue marks the final installment of our Custom Home Process mini series. As St. George’s premier custom home builder, we like knowing that our clients have had a tremendous experience from start to finish. We started by talking about selecting the perfect building site, outlined the creation process, explained the benefits of our design phase, gave tips on obtaining […]

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November 6, 2020
Custom Home Process: Construction Phase

For those of you who have been following our mini series, you know that we have been talking in depth about the building process and how to make it less stressful. We started talking about the perfect building site, then moved on to the creation process, highlighted the design phase, and finally talked about the bidding process. By putting […]

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November 6, 2020
Custom Home Process: Obtaining a Bid From Your Builder

We hope that all of you have been enjoying our mini series as much as we have enjoyed creating it. Building a custom home should be a an enjoyable experience and a process you remember with fondness. We hope that our first three articles provided you with tools that will help you conquer your next build. As […]

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November 6, 2020
Custom Home Process: The Design Phase

Custom Home Process: The Design Phase In this issue we dive into Step 3 of our building process mini-series; The Design Phase. The idea of this mini-series was to help prospective home builders find relief to the often stressful process. In the first issue we gave useful tips and tricks for selecting the perfect building site. In the […]

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November 6, 2020
Custom Home Process: Creation Phase

In step 1 of our preliminary process mini-series, we talked about certain things to consider when choosing a building site. We explained the importance of that critical step and how a building lot provides a foundation for designing a home. In today’s article we talk about the next step of the process; arguably our favorite. At this […]

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November 6, 2020
Custom Home Process: Selecting The Perfect Building Site

People constantly stress over the preliminary processes when building a home–we see it all the time. Who should the builder be, where’s the best location for your home, what does the floor plan look like? With so much to consider it’s easy to become overwhelmed. A select few wont even consider building a custom home because of […]

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November 6, 2020
9 Tips for Choosing a Home Builder

You have finally arrived. For the majority of your adult life you have dreamed of building a house that has everything you’ve always wanted and that you get to call your own. Everything has fallen into place. The timing is perfect. You know where you want to live, you’re financially ready, you have a lot […]

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November 6, 2020
Solving the Master Shower Conundrum

When people set out to build a custom dream home, one area of the home that gets a lot of thought and attention is the master suite. Most, if not all, want to ensure that their master suite looks luxurious, feels elegant, and is completely functional. Unfortunately, one of the many flaws that we see […]

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November 6, 2020
Understanding the Lingo of a Home Builder

Talking to a home builder can often be intimidating. A lot of times they, and we at Dennis Miller Home are no exception, will start to explain things about the building process using words that the average person simply doesn’t understand. Once they’ve heard the words the client does not want to feel ignorant or inferior and […]

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