The pandemic of the last two years has changed the way that millions of people see their houses. With a surplus of families spending more time in their houses, there is a revived interest in comfortable living areas. In addition, people had a new focus on customized offices since many people have transitioned to working remotely. The beauty of owning a new custom house is that you do not have to compromise on the enhancements that you want. Today, we will share a handful tips on which trendy features are essential for enhancing your newly-built custom house. Read on to learn more!
Arguably, each homeowner wants a cool temperature in their house during the summer. An insulated roof is one of the many ways to do just that. The EPA here in the United States has reported that, on average, homeowners can save around 15 percent roughly on cooling and heating simply by insulating their attic. Roof insulation fits the ceiling to act like a barrier between cold and hot air. In addition, without insulation, moisture from thawing snow or rain can cause mold growth and water damage. An insulated house equals less noise, improved air quality, and overall health.
Windows with Excellent Quality
High-quality windows are strong, and the upkeep is straightforward. Windows provide some natural sunlight, curb appeal, and warmth to our homes. Also, airtight windows will keep a home’s temperature inside regulated, reducing higher energy bills during the wintertime. Other benefits of windows with better quality include protecting floors and furniture from fading. Also, the best windows can reflect UV rays and block out window treatments from intense sun damage.
Outdoor Living Areas
When you equally invest in the internal and external spaces in your home, it extends your home’s overall functionality. Patios, decks, bars, outdoor kitchens, and pools are all trendy choices that add plenty of value to your home. Semi-enclosed spaces are also a good idea while the weather becomes a bit colder.
Double Kitchen Island
One kitchen island is already great. It can double as a work area or a food preparation space. However, double kitchen islands can be multifunctional. They ensure that you won’t have to compromise how you move around in the room. One kitchen island can be a preparation area, while the other might include a dishwasher, sink, or other seating section.
Robin Ford Can Help You to Build the Custom Home of Your Dreams!
With over 30 years of award-winning custom home building experience, Robin Ford and his team of expert craftsmen have earned a stellar reputation for their commitment to quality. Click here to learn more about our financing options and how we can help you find a home within your budget.
As an Indoor airPLUS Partner, ENERGY STAR® Partner, Certified Green Professional, and Maryland’s only proud member of the exclusive Southern Living Custom Builder Program –Robin Ford Building and Remodeling, Inc. is equipped to build you a home that your children’s children will want to own.