Although deciding to build a home can begin as an exciting adventure, as problems associated with the venture begin to accumulate, stress can begin building until you may find yourself wringing your hands in exasperation. Building a home is not anything like the programs you see on television, and you may wonder why they leave out the nights the homeowners spend pouring over budgets looking for extra money or afternoon phone calls to contractors when the crews suddenly disappear from the jobsite. To help you prepare for the adventure, here are three tips for building a new home.
If you understand that your budget it the total amount of money you will spend on the project, you won’t be swayed by extras that your contractor or architect offer to add into your design. Stay true to your budget, and you won’t regret it.
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