As the private sanctum in which you begin and end the beautiful Oklahoma day, much rests on the design and size of your bedroom. As for a singular set of dimensions that works perfectly for everyone…well, let’s just say too many variables come into play for such a simple answer. Instead, when imagining your ideal master suite, strive for usability and pragmatism.
According to bestplaces.net, only about five percent of Edmond residents work from home. That number may continue to grow (and a home office can be a great thing to build into your new home)—but for now, a lot of us face a daily commute. What's your commute from Edmond look like?
As a parent, you want to ensure that your children have access to the best education available. Here in Edmond, there are no shortage of wonderful public schools to choose from. The Edmond Public School District is the 3rd largest school district in Oklahoma with over 25,000 students and has been named "#1 for Best School Districts in Oklahoma", "#2 Best School Districts for Athlete in Oklahoma", and "#3 Districts with the Best Teachers in Oklahoma" by Niche.com.
Traditional open houses aren't for everyone. Sometimes potential home buyers appreciate visiting a home without the presence of conventional realtors. Self-Guided Saturdays, a new type of open house from Silver Stone Homes, aims to make your open house experience as comfortable as possible. Join us every Saturday in March for a self-guided tour of two of Edmond's most desirable homes.
One of the great things about building a new custom home is that you have the ability to create a space that reflects your specific lifestyle—and your sense of style and taste. In this blog, we've talked about how working with a builder to customize your floor plan allows you to ensure that your new home fits your personal needs. But you can take that to a whole different level. If you want a home that’s completely customized here’s how to choose the right materials for your new home.
When you’re thinking about the budget for building a new home in the Edmond area, there is one area that it’s easy to overlook. Thinking about your home insurance costs may not be as much fun as choosing a floor plan, deciding on cabinets and flooring, or figuring out which upgrades you may want. But it does impact what you pay for your home every month. And that leads to a key question: Are insurance rates higher for a new home?
One thing that many prospective homeowners check out before they build a new home is what the cost of living is in the area where they’re considering building. If you’re thinking about building a new home in Edmond, there’s a good chance you’re wondering about that as well. What is the cost of living in Edmond? Here are the latest figures available.
If you recently built a new home in Edmond, OK, one of your goals will include keeping your new house looking its best. For each season, create checklists to organize home maintenance tasks. Inspecting and completing seasonal home improvement tasks prevents future repairs and will keep your new home in top shape.
Like most things in life, having a pool in your back yard presents both positives and negatives, and if the internet indicates anything, it’s a divided public opinion. However, if balmy Edmond summers alone don’t leave you fantasizing about a splashy backyard oasis, here are a few ways having a pool can enhance your home and your life.
As arguably one of the most dominant spaces in the home, a kitchen’s style—both functional and aesthetic—can and should be thoughtfully designed. If you need inspiration for your new-build’s kitchen, this article looks at the freshest inclinations of 2019.