The 4th of July is a great time to open your home to family and friends for a fun celebration. In addition to the typical patriotic food and decor, try some cool new ideas to make your gathering unforgettable!
The laundry room isn’t usually a major selling point in a home. But for an active family, it may actually be one of the busiest rooms in your Atlantic Builders home. While most laundry rooms are rather utilitarian, a little imagination can help them be both more attractive and more functional.
You’re looking for a new home, but deciding between building a new home or buying a used one has you stumped. Does the process of building intimidate you? Does a new home cost more? What kind of financing do you need? We want to set the record straight by debunking some myths about building a new home, especially when that new home is with Atlantic Builders! Find out on our blog.
Summer is right around the corner, so everyone will be heading outside to enjoy the nice weather. What better way to enjoy the outdoors than as an extension of your new Atlantic Builders home? We have some ideas for planning the perfect outdoor living space for your family with five of the latest design trends and features. Check out what your Atlantic Builders home will need this season!
Whether you’re buying or selling a home, neighbors matter. In fact, they can make or break a sale.
Ten years ago, the Federal Reserve responded to the economic downturn by pushing interest rates to record low levels. Those very low interest rates helped the housing market get back on its feet by making it cheaper to own a home. Now that the economy is running on all cylinders, the Fed has announced its first rate hike of 2017, while hinting at additional increases throughout the remainder of the year.
Spring cleaning can be very cathartic. Banishing the vestiges of winter and welcoming the warmth of spring is a time-honored tradition. But plunging into spring cleaning without a little forethought can also be frustrating. Creating a plan of attack before you start the clean out might help you have a more satisfying experience!
Twice a year, many of us go through the process of turning our clocks forward or back. Coincidentally, there are a variety of home safety and maintenance chores throughout your Atlantic Builders home that need to be done at least twice a year, too! So doesn’t it make sense to do them at the same time? Check them out!
A safe home is a happy home! Your home is built to keep you safe, but accidents can happen, so make sure you have the essential safety items to keep your family safe and give you peace of mind. If you plan ahead, you’ll be prepared for any incidents that may happen. Here’s a list of safety items you should have.
While new homes in general are bigger, you still need to figure out what size home fits YOUR family. Choosing a home that is either too small or too big only delays the inevitable dissatisfaction you’ll feel. Taking the time to “right size” your new home now can save you time and money in the long run. Here are some tips for choosing the right square footage for your family!