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How to Build a Custom Home: Step by Step Guide

By |2019-03-23T19:47:39+00:00March 23rd, 2019|Home Construction|

Building a house tailored to your vision of what a home should be won’t be as intimidating when you understand the process, plan thoroughly and enlist experienced professionals. This step-by-step guide to custom home building walks you through the process from planning your dream home to moving in! The guide begins with an outline and [...]

How Much Does It Cost to Build a Green Home?

By |2019-02-19T22:50:44+00:00February 12th, 2019|Home Construction|

Building green is no longer just an environmentally responsible approach. It is now a cost-effective approach too. This is a critical point in the green building movement that will likely lead to more rapid growth than we’ve seen. Environmental and Economic Reasons to Build Green How much does it cost to build a green home? [...]

Cost to Build a Net-Zero Energy Home

By |2019-02-19T02:00:53+00:00March 11th, 2018|Green Home Ideas, Green Living, Home Construction, Net Zero Energy Homes|

Every year, net zero homes are built across North America at costs about 10% higher than the price of energy-hungry homes built to code. That is a fact. Components of a net-zero energy home via Heartland Homes With energy savings of $125-$200 per month, zero-energy homes quickly recoup the extra [...]