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18 12, 2021

12 Best Residential Architects in Houston

By Sam Seidel | Original Article,Professional Builder | December 18th, 2021

If you are planning a custom home build, you can benefit from hiring one of the top architecture firms in Houston. With so many firms with their […]

20 11, 2021

Do I Need a Lot Before Finding a Builder in Houston, Texas?

By Sam Seidel | Construction | November 20th, 2021

When you are getting ready to build a custom home, you face a lot of questions. Is it better to buy the land before beginning the design […]

20 10, 2021

Apply with the Historic Commission to Remodel Your Home in Houston

By Sam Seidel | Historic,Renovation | October 20th, 2021

If you own a home or vacant lot in a designated historic district in the city of Houston and want to build a home or make an addition or remodel […]

02 10, 2021

Things About Your Lot That May Affect the Price of Your Custom Home

By Sam Seidel | Construction,Renovation | October 2nd, 2021

An investment in a long-term home for yourself and your family is likely to be one of the biggest investments in terms of time and cost. More […]

18 09, 2021

Do You Need To Have a Design in Mind Prior to Finding a Builder?

By Sam Seidel | Design | September 18th, 2021

So the question is, do you need to have the design of your custom home drafted and ready to go before engaging with your design and construction […]

03 09, 2021

The Value of Early Collaboration Between Architect & Home Builder

By Sam Seidel | Design | September 3rd, 2021

Building a custom home requires active collaboration between the architect, engineers and your builder. Successful custom home projects utilize […]

03 09, 2021

8 Luxury Bathroom Features to Include in Your Custom Home

By Sam Seidel | Design | September 3rd, 2021

With the right features, a bathroom can become your own personal spa. Here at Southern Green Builders, we specialize in building custom homes […]

03 09, 2021

What You Need To Know About Allowances When Building a Custom Home

By Sam Seidel | September 3rd, 2021

Allowances items called out when designing/pricing your new custom home can be confusing and at times misunderstood. It is extremely important […]

24 07, 2021

Lumber Prices Begin to Fall: Are We Out of the Woods?

By Sam Seidel | July 24th, 2021

Lumber futures dropped more than 40% in June, but what does that mean for homeowners and potential real estate investors? If you're a […]

17 06, 2021

6 Questions Architects Should Ask a Custom Home Builder

By Sam Seidel | Original Article,Professional Builder | June 17th, 2021

Combining your expertise as an architect with that of a home builder at the start of a custom residential project in Houston is one of the most […]