News and information for Treasure Coast residents considering a new custom home or renovation. We are showcasing the latest design trends, materials, construction techniques and projects underway.

Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home
24/04/2019
Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home

Designing for Special Needs: How to Help Your Child Thrive at Home By: Jenny WiseDesigning a bedroom for a child with special needs can be tricky; you want to ensure that she’s comfortable and happy, but there are certain safety considerations you need to make as well. Because every child who is on the autism spectrum has different needs, it’s essential that you make every effort to keep her specific disorders in mind. For instance, lighting, color, texture, and organization all play a big role in ensuring that your child’s bedroom is everything it needs to be in order for her to thrive and grow. Fortunately, designing the perfect bedroom for a child with ...

Home Addition Project
15/06/2017
Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home

If you are interested in completing a home addition project, there are a number of places where you can look for inspiration. Many have goals, a budget and even a few clippings of what they hope their home is going to look like upon completion. In the event you are ready to start adding on to your home, there are a few key questions you need to ask the home addition contractor first.How would you design a new home being built?It isn’t always easy to see past the things that you have in front of you. You need to look beyond what’s there right now and envision what things would be like in the event that you were constructing your home from the ground up. In doing so, you can ...

Must Have Kitchen Remodel
12/06/2017
Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home

Don't worry, it's a GM Construction LLC project. This newly completed kitchen remodel turned out stunning. Note the wood finish cabinets with raised panel doors and how the island accents the kitchen with the designer lighting.We replaced the kitchen flooring to match.What a great project!  

Signs of a Quality Builder
02/06/2017
Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home

You’ve decided to build your dream home or make your next renovation, which means you’re about to embark on a rewarding but challenging journey. Depending on the home builder you select, the journey could become more challenging than it needs to be. In order to ensure you’re an informed homebuyer, we’ve put together a list of 10 signs to look for on your search for a quality home builder. 1. They are BusyShould you meet with a builder who has no work and can start immediately, ask yourself… why?. There may be reasons. Good builders will have good reputations and clients who are waiting for them to begin projects. 2. They Have History – And ...

Must Have Design Features
21/05/2017
Designing For Special Needs: How to help your children thrive at home

 Kitchens that impress. When working on the design changes for a new kitchen or home remodel, kitchens will always be the center of the house. You can’t make an island too big. Many homeowners sit at the island to watch TV, use a laptop/ tablet or just plain lodge. Double islands and drop-down islands that become a table are also popular options. Laundry connections. Stackable washer and dryers in an upstairs bathroom or off or near the master suite is where homeowners want a second laundry. The importance of the laundry space could be the kitchen of the future. New technology. The latest homes are adding or replacing traditional wall outlets with USB outlets and ...