A House To Build A Dream On

DESIGN BUILD is the art of taking the homeowners carefully crafted wishes and dreams and making them a reality. YOU know what your dream home looks like. WE are here to build it for you!

Building Out versus Building Up

When it comes to deciding on how you are going to proceed, there are a couple of directions to go with a home addition: up or out. What are the advantages of an 2nd level addition versus a ground level addition? This is often dictated by the purpose of the project —...

The Unique Charm of Wide Plank Flooring

Wide Plank hardwood flooring exudes elegance. More so than the stand-out aesthetic quality, wide plank hardwood bears a craftmanship appeal to it. When a wide plank hardwood floor is installed in a home or business, you can be sure that a certain level of dedication...

Attic Conversion Design Ideas

The basement is likely the first spot that comes to mind when it comes to finding more space in a house without embarking on a massive renovation. There's another, too-often-forgotten part of the house that is just as useful for an extra office, bedroom, or playroom:...

Open Your Home By Removing Some Walls

Many of the homes in San Antonio were built before the 1980's, back when home plans with compartmentalized rooms were common. A high percentage of homes in the south Texas and Gulf Coast area still have a layout where the main hallway connects individual rooms and...

Some Sweet Country Design Ideas!

There is nothing quite like living in a country home. It is all about comfort, relaxation and love of family. It's a place to kick off your boots and enjoy the best that life has to offer. Here are some gorgeous interior design ideas that are sure to inspire!...

13 Creative Deck Designs For Your Home

A deck can provide the perfect transition between indoors and out, offering an inviting, relaxed space upon which to enjoy your outdoor property. And far from being a basic rectangle at the rear of the house, a deck can be tailored made to accommodate your living...

The Advantages of Design-Build Renovation

Design-build is becoming an ever more popular choice in the industry-- many contractors market themselves as such; you see a lot more ads for "design-build" companies. It now represents 16 percent of all builders in the market. Still, you can achieve the same result...

Outdoor Kitchen Addition Checklist

Texans are spending more time outdoors, cooking and relaxing-- making outdoor kitchens and cabanas a fast growing trend. Investing in backyard enhancements has grown nearly 400% in the last decade. Outdoor kitchens and cabanas will add style and comfort to your...

Renovation Ideas For the Empty Nester

Men: Have you and your spouse found yourselves left with a spare room when your last child leaves home? Let's face it: we hate to see our kids grow up. But it happens! The slow motion grind of adulthood kicks in and it is time for your kids to move on, spread their...