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Ann Arbor Hills Home

January 15, 2019

Ann Arbor Hills Home…Sneak Peak This Ann Arbor Hills home is complete but not furnished yet, so more photos to come. This was a complete transformation, including a high-end gourmet kitchen, and renovations and updates throughout. We added an enormous two-story addition that houses a great room, conservatory, mudroom, upstairs master suite and a new […]

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Timber-Frame Home

May 20, 2018

  Timber Frame Home The magnitude and grand structure of this home with the exceptional species of wood used creates beauty beyond exception. We completed this home in the spring of 2018. This timber frame consists of structural insulated panels (SIP) and an insulated concrete foundation (ICF), along with Geo-thermal heating/cooling making this home extremely energy […]

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What is the True Total Cost to Build a Quality Residential Home?

October 1, 2017

Trying to figure the total cost of a building project is a serious undertaking.  There are the obvious costs involved, i.e. a material list from a lumber company.  However, this represents only a small fraction of the total investment required.  There are literally thousands of parts, pieces and processes involved for the successful completion of […]

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Considerations for Hiring a Contractor

September 27, 2017

Red Flags to Look Out For When Hiring a Remodeling Contractor We recommend you do NOT move forward with a contractor if: The builder requires a large initial down payment or deposits prior to the commencement of work. There is no written contract or a poorly written contract. The stated investment is too good to […]

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Urban Farmhouse

September 9, 2017

Urban Farmhouse This farmhouse was designed for a busy on-the-go family. A true heart of the home feel centered around where all gatherings begin, was their desire. This gourmet kitchen does not disapoint. The entire home is spacious and generous, a very easy home to feel comfortable and welcome in. Photos: MC Creative Design & Photography […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Build a Residential Home?

August 5, 2017

The question “How much does it cost to build a home?” is one of the most frequently asked questions we receive from almost everyone that is considering building a new home. Unfortunately, it is also one of the few questions that we cannot answer very precisely. For example, can you say how much it costs […]

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Dexter Historic Home

March 7, 2017

Dexter Historic Home This 1836 historic home seated beautifully on a hill in Dexter needed an update for a busy, growing family. A grand addition with full basement was added to the rear of the home, along with combining two rooms on the main floor to create a proper master suite. The kitchen, dining and […]

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Helpful Links

Remodeling Cost vs Value Report

Annual report from Remodeling Magazine

Advanced Building Technologies

Articles and resources about building applications from Building Science Corporation

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