Arthur Rutenberg Homes Blog

Flooring For Your Lifestyle

Choosing The Right Flooring Material For Your New Custom Home When planning your custom home, take time to select just the right flooring for each room. Each room experiences its own activities and the flooring should match the mood and functionality. Determine the primary purpose of...

Custom Home Plans Help Realize Your Dreams

The opportunity to build a new custom home has presented itself and you are thinking about what you want both inside and out. This is an exciting time but also one that requires much thought. What kind of layout do you want? How do you...

Kitchen Trends For Luxury Homes

A beautiful, well-appointed kitchen can be the heart of any luxury home. Achieving that perfect showcase kitchen look, however, is more than just substantial amounts of square footage and over-the-top appliances. Instead, a true luxury kitchen requires a subtle blend of exquisite materials, quality workmanship...

Secrets of Custom Home Design Centers

What you need to know before you visit a design center if you are building a custom home. Secret 1: Design Centers are a must for custom home buyers Secret 2: Design Centers don’t make products more expensive Secret 3: Do your homework before you go. Design...

Top Trends in Designer Kitchens for New Custom Homes

Trending Custom Kitchen Designs That Will Showcase Your New Custom Home If you are building a custom home and you love to entertain, you're going to need a designer kitchen that's specifically built to showcase your home and accommodate your lifestyle.  There are several emerging trends...

Five Luxury Bath Features for Your New Custom Home

If you're thinking about building a custom home, here are some of the current trends in luxury master bathroom ideas. Bathrooms are not just single use, in and out spaces anymore. In fact, many people are requesting mini spa retreat designs from their custom home...

A Custom Built Home on Your Own Lot – What You Need To Know

Have you ever considered a custom built home? The idea of building a home on your property can be overwhelming but with a luxury home builder trained in luxury properties, each step is simple. Building a home is the investment of a lifetime, let...

How To Design Your Custom Home's Back Yard

How To Create An Inviting Outdoor Living Space In Your New Custom Home Summer is almost here, and with warmer months that means more time entertaining outdoors. An outdoor kitchen and entertainment area may just be where you spend most of your free time in your...

Features New Luxury Home Buyers Want

New luxury homes are now coming with the features that are functional and enhance the daily lives of today’s buyers. The luxury home features that are most likely to be seen in single-family homes this year are: * Walk-in closets in the master bedroom * A laundry...