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Chapter 11 Touch Ups & Move In – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

https://youtu.be/qqATNAxChaU?list=PLJ_gYvyX5oxcHM48Kn3mDb7HyOSFVA_m_   Thank you for following our custom home building journey. We had so much fun making these videos! If you'd like to see our model home or some of our homes under construction, please call or visit our salesperson Michael Ingold at 2208 Pine Valley Drive, Denver: 704-696-8262, or come in and meet Tom! Luxury master bathroom [...]

By |August 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Chapter 11 Touch Ups & Move In – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Chapter 10 Exterior – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9J50DcZMsL4 In this chapter, we discuss everything that goes on the outside of the house. This includes siding and stone, brick or stucco , driveways, paths, steps, lighting and landscaping. The first part of the exterior work is the trim - window trim, columns, siding, soffits and fascia and any architectural details such cedar corbels. When this boxing [...]

By |August 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Chapter 10 Exterior – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Chapter 9 Flooring – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ww6n-xinkbc In the flooring phase, we discuss the installation of...you guessed it, flooring! This includes engineered hardwood flooring installation, carpeting, tiles, stones, and the transitions that make moving from one floor type to another smooth.   This is one of the last stages for the house. The hardwood flooring is fitted under cabinets and around areas with doorways. It is [...]

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Chapter 8 Final Trim – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQbVLepTwug The Installation of Final Trim Welcome back, this phase is really exciting because we start to see the final fixtures and the home have less of that construction feel and more of a home vibe. Aesthetically, this phase is gorgeous. We start off by installing shower doors, as Tom mentions in the video, "We have really nice shower doors." [...]

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Chapter 7 Ceramic Countertops & Tile – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Custom Countertops and Ceramic Tile Installation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RjiLLbNvxc The cabinets are all but complete, the walls are smooth and the showers are ready to be waterproofed in preparation for some stunning designs. This phase covers the installation of ceramic tile and countertops. The countertops are manufactured by a vendor to the specifications of our client, delivered, and then installed. This is [...]

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Chapter 6 Cabinets & Trim – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Custom Cabinet and Trim Installation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1gXywVVhO8&t=6s The walls are up and the house is looking more and more like a place to call home. Now is the time for cabinet and trim installation. The cabinets arrive on huge trucks and the workers hop to. The most complicated part of the cabinet installation is kitchen islands and wet bars, as they [...]

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Chapter 3 Framing – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Custom Home Framing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qK8Pq7RWAkg This part is quite exciting because you can start to see the home take shape! You can imagine what the rooms will look like and start to picture the finishes you have chosen. There are two sets of plans used to build a house. There are the architectural plans which show the layout of the [...]

By |June 9th, 2017|Categories: Bluefield Builders News, Frequently Asked Questions, Gallery, Homes For Sale, Lake Norman Communities, Lake Norman Living, Model Progress, Youtube series|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Chapter 3 Framing – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina