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Tear Down and Build with Heartland Builders

When we hear the words “tear down,” we naturally think of something coming to an end. But at Heartland Builders, this phrase is all about beginnings. In fact, “tear down” has as much to do with the word “up” than it does with “down.” If there’s already an existing structure on the piece of land you love for your brand …

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Tour Our Renovated Online Home… Our New Website!

At Heartland Builders, our job is to make your life easier. When it comes to building a new home for you and your family, we ensure that our process is Easy. Fun. Fast(er than you think). Part of this process is your initial online research, and we believe that this stage should be just as stress-free as everything else! That’s …

Build Your New Home With Confidence

Building a new home should be a positive, fulfilling and fun experience, but sometimes we hear stories from new homeowners that tell otherwise. When that happens, we think about what we as builders, and you, can do to ensure you Build with Confidence. Here’s our advice:   Live within your means. Know your budget and stick with it. Preview your …

Why WHERE You Build Matters!

What some home buyers are not aware of is how significantly their lot affects the design of the home (and budget!) that will sit on it.  The lot dimensions (length & width & depth), soil type, amount of trees, grade (slope), driveway length, utility availability – as well as fundamentals such as whether the lot will receive municipal services or …

10 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Builder

Many of our clients spend between 1 and 3 years thinking about and dreaming about and making plans for building their custom home. They report that they spent a considerable amount of time exploring builders’ websites, touring the Parade of Homes, speaking with friends about their experiences, pinning images and information from Pinterest and Houzz, among other things. They also …

Building a Great Home Starts With a Great Team

“Everyone says how stressful it is to build a house, but the Heartland team actually made it fun!  No stress at all!,” said one of our recent clients, Jennifer. We love hearing that from clients, because one of our goals is to make building a custom home enjoyable, and even fun! Jennifer and her family recently moved into a home …