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Spring Cleaning: Keep your Hendersonville Home Looking New, Naturally

These days, custom home builders can put just about any high-tech, energy efficient material, appliance or device into your home to keep it safe, healthy, and green. Eco-friendly building is becoming ever more popular as people realize that it saves them money and keeps their families protected from chemicals, mold, and germs. But if you’re [...]

By |March 25th, 2014|Green building, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

5 Best Ways to Keep Your Home’s Indoor Air Clean and Healthy

We’re getting into the time of year when you can start to open the windows of your Middle Tennessee home, but chances are, after a long winter, the air inside your house isn’t as clean and healthy as it could be. At Arthur Rutenberg Homes, we can install high-tech air filtration systems and heating and [...]

By |March 20th, 2014|Green building, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

Home Buying Basics for Beginners

Are you fed up with living in a rental home? Maybe it’s too small or cramped for your family’s needs, or maybe you’re tired of paying rent to a landlord who you feel doesn’t meet your needs. Perhaps you’ve simply decided it’s time to have a space that you can truly make your own and [...]

By |February 25th, 2014|Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

5 Reasons to Buy a New Home in Middle Tennessee

If you’re in the market for a new place to live, you have a wide range of decisions to make. What location should you choose? Should you build a new home, or buy one that’s “new to you,” or a fixer-upper? What features are most important to your family to include in your new home—and [...]

By |February 19th, 2014|Green building, Home design, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

How to Maintain Your New Hendersonville Home’s Integrity

It’s an exciting experience: building a custom home that will be a family landmark for years and even decades to come. If you’ve just moved in and still have the smell of fresh paint lingering in your home, maintenance is probably the last thing on your mind. But now is the time to keep your [...]

Ten Ways to Go Greener in Your New Hendersonville Home

Have you gone green? The eco-friendly craze of the last few years seems to be here to stay, and these days it’s easier than ever to live sustainably. If you’re thinking of building a new custom home in the Hendersonville or Nashville area, talk to Arthur Rutenberg Homes about incorporating green techniques in your home. [...]

By |January 30th, 2014|Green building, Home design, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

How to Choose the Middle Tennessee Custom Home Builder that’s Right for You

If you’ve decided to design a custom home for your family, then congratulations! It’s a huge step in your life, and you no doubt want to be able to enjoy your beautiful home for years to come. The Ernst brothers of Arthur Rutenberg Homes have been building beautiful luxury homes around Hendersonville and Nashville for [...]

By |January 23rd, 2014|Home design, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

Top Tips for Preparing Your Custom Middle Tennessee Home for Severe Weather

In the Nashville area in recent years, we’ve been overwhelmed by severe weather including deadly tornadoes and historic flooding. In such events, we all want our homes to be safe havens, but without some preparation, sometimes that just might not be possible. When you meet with Arthur Rutenberg Homes, we’ll go over all the features [...]

By |January 22nd, 2014|Home design, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

How Long Will it Take to Build Your Custom Hendersonville Home?

So, you’ve decided to design and build a custom home on your own piece of property in Hendersonville or in a luxury community. If you’ve made the commitment to building your dream home, then we know you’re excited to get started so you can settle in. At Arthur Rutenberg Homes, we do everything in our [...]

By |January 20th, 2014|Home design, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments

Don’t Forget These 3 Things to Make Your Custom Hendersonville Home Plan Just Right

So you’ve decided that it’s time to design and build the perfect custom home for your family. Taking on such a big project is a huge commitment, and there are going to be pitfalls and setbacks along the way, but with a little advance planning you can minimize or even avoid many of these. The [...]

By |December 30th, 2013|Home design, Homebuilding advice|0 Comments