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Living Room Ideas for Your Home

As the room where you probably spend most of your relaxation time, your living room needs to be a place that is comfortable and functional. However, it also needs to look great for when you entertain guests, and just to give you a place where...

How to Throw A Great Winter Party

Great Outdoor Winter  Party Ideas Just because the weather is getting cold, it does not mean that you need to stop entertaining outdoors. As long as your guests are warm, and the food and drinks are great, you can have a successful winter party.   Keeping Your Guests Warm When it...

Benefits To Building A Custom Home

Building a custom home provides options and can actually save money Few things in life provide a bigger thrill than moving into a new home. You can make the experience even more special by building a custom home, which allows you to choose your look, location...

Luxury Kitchen Choices Continue to Expand

In many families, as much time is spent in the kitchen as nearly any other room in the house. You want the kitchen to be functional, but it also has to match the quality of decor in the rest of your home. There are things...

Arthur Rutenberg Homes Model Wins Gold at the Parade of Homes

The Home Builders Association (HBA) of Durham, Orange & Chatham Counties announced the Caswell Model home was a Gold Winner in its price class at the 2014 Parade of Homes. The winners were announced at the annual Parade Banquet with over 200 members and guests in...

Making Bathrooms Better

The Quiet Bathroom There are many aspects that go into house design. Convenience, safety and beauty are just a few. One thing, however, that many people do not consider while they are in the midst of a construction project or a renovation project is noise control....

Fireplace Trends For Your Winter Warmth

Building a New Home or Renovating?  Here Are The Trends You Need To Know About The Fireplaces of Today. With temperatures falling, cool autumn evenings and cold winter nights are on the way. There’s no better way to spend those than enjoying the cozy warmth of...

Build a Custom Home on Your Lot

Building a new home on a customer-owned lot appeals to many as it can provide a sense of freedom and allows them to get both the home and view they desire. Many people have a good idea of the “what” they want, but not necessarily...

Custom Homes Make Sense for Extended Families Living Together

Multigenerational households are on the rise. How much so? Pew Research Center reported that in 2012, 57 million Americans live in households with at least two adult generations. This number is double from what it was in 1980. Extended-family living isn't easy, and it can be...

How Some Homeowners Get Professional Interior Design Services for Free

Arthur Rutenberg Homes Provides its Custom Home buyers with professional Interior Design services at no cost to assure customers are provided with the best experience available. Once you choose to build your new custom home with Arthur Rutenberg Homes, you gain the services of an Arthur...