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 …

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 …

Building a Better Community: Feeling the Need for Speed!

Most Thursday afternoons you’ll find us at one of our various job sites soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the smell of fresh wood – but last Thursday we spent the day at the Berlin Raceway getting our speed on and relishing the smell of exhaust fumes with our friend and former client Chuck Pierson, pictured below in the center. …