A Des Moines Custom Home Builder Blog

Who’s in Charge, You or Your Custom Home Builder?

Counter Productive: What You Need to Know About Marble, Granite, and Concrete

How to Stay on Budget When Planning to Build Your Dream Home

How to Complement Your New Home with Landscaping Features

11 Light Fixtures That Will Light Up Your Life

First-Time Home Buyers: What You Need to Know About Home Loans

Energy-Saving Features to Include in Your Custom Home

Have Home Design Trends from the 70s Made a Comeback?

Why Is It Important to Have Warranties on Your Custom Home?

Ranch vs. Multistory Home

The Best Time of Year to Buy New Construction

Missing Master Bathtub—Do You Need One?

ROI and Building vs. Remodeling

Best New Home Features for Iowa

How to Choose the Right Square Footage When Building Your Home

Luxury Home Planning Tips

Fun Custom Home Features You Can Incorporate into Your Design

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Lot before Consulting a Home Builder

Design a Home You Can Live in Forever

Is a Custom Home Affordable?

Should I Build New or Buy a Fixer Upper?

Are You Ready to Build? Take This Test to Find Out!

Warning Signs That You Chose the Wrong Builder

How to Build a Healthy Home

Checklist for First-Time Home Builders: During and After Your Build

Checklist for First-Time Home Builders: Before You Build

How to Plan for Security as You Build Your New Home

Top 7 Custom Home Building Trends in 2018

7 Tips to Help You Design & Build the Perfect Master Bedroom

Add a Sunroom to Your Custom Home Design

7 Questions to Ask When Budgeting for Your Custom Home

How Will the Federal Reserve’s Interest Rate Increase Affect Home Building in Iowa?

How to Choose the Style and Layout of Your Custom Home

What to Expect at Your Final Home Walkthrough

Pros and Cons of an Open Floor Plan in Your Custom Home

Incorporating More Natural Light into Your Custom Home Design

How to Choose Siding for Your Custom Home

Five Things to Consider When Designing Your New Mudroom

Designing a Custom Home for the Perfect Host

Types of Cabinetry for Your Custom Home

Choosing the Perfect Vanity Top for Your Custom Bathroom

4 Fabulous Windows to Incorporate into Your Des Moines Custom Home

5 Things to Consider When Looking for Land to Build Your Dream Home

5 Reasons You Should Build Your Home in Des Moines

Factors to Consider When Choosing Flooring for Your Custom Home

5 Water-Saving Bathroom Features to Incorporate into Your Custom Home

Book Collector or Avid Reader? Design the Modern Home Library of Your Dreams

8 Essential Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Custom Home Builder

5 Fabulous, In-Home Water Feature Ideas for Your Custom Home

How to Create the Perfect Custom Home Office

Backyard Ideas to Add Value to Your Custom Home

4 Top Custom Kitchen Design Trends for 2017

Home Builder Tips for an Energy-Efficient Home

Modern Home Design Ideas for Your Custom Home

Stunning Home Design Ideas for Your Bathroom

4 Key Ways to Personalize Your Des Moines Custom Home

5 Design Tips from Des Moines Home Builders

2017’s Hottest Custom Home Building & Home Design Trends

Should I Renovate or Custom Build a New Home in Des Moines?

Design an Awesome Garage for Your Des Moines Custom Home

Des Moines Custom Homes Built for Work & Play

Building a Custom Home: Interest Rates & Home Mortgages 101

Creating the Perfect “Man Cave” in Your Des Moines Custom Home

Home Design 102: Level Up Your Outdoor Living Spaces 

Why Should I Consider a Customized Modular Home?

Earth-Friendly Yards Are Trending with Des Moines Home Builders

Home Design 101: Creating Great Outdoor Space

Quality Materials Are the Mark of a Great Home Builder

Homes by Brill Becomes a Stratford Home Builder

Focus on Functionality: Custom Home Design That Meets Your Needs

Custom Home Building Benefits vs. Buying New Construction

Des Moines Custom Home Trends: Using Reclaimed Wood

Flooring Trends for Des Moines Custom Homes

Build Your Custom Home Now to Be Settled In by Christmas!

4 Things to Consider when Choosing a Des Moines Home Builder

5 Roadtrip Tips for Long-Distance Moving to Des Moines

5 Best Custom Home Kitchen Trends & Innovations of 2016

Altoona: Small Town, Big Opportunities

Deciding on a Home Design: Ranch or Multi-Story

Homes by Brill Wins the 2016's People's Choice Award

How to Incorporate Trends into a Timeless Des Moines Custom Home

Tips for Getting the Most from Model Custom Home Shows

Why You Should Build Your Custom Home in Ankeny, Iowa

Build Your Custom Home in Johnston

Why You Should Build Your Custom Home in Waukee

Helping Your Kids Deal With Your Move

Universal Design for Your Custom Home's Kitchen

Custom Homes: The Process of Breaking Ground and Building Dreams