Welcome Blog - Why Your New Build Is Better With Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Why Your New Build Is Better With Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Learn more about the advantages of choosing Geothermal heating and cooling for your home.

Welcome Homes / Dec 12, 2022 / 4 min read
Welcome Blog - Why building a home is better than buying an existing one

Why building a home is better than buying an existing one

See how we compare to existing homes on the market. 

Welcome Homes / Sep 9, 2022 / 3 min read
Welcome Blog - Land Grading: What It Is & Why It's Important in Home Construction

Land Grading: What It Is & Why It's Important in Home Construction

Read on for the dirt on this crucial part of the site prep process.

Welcome Homes / Apr 8, 2022 / 2 min read
Welcome Blog - 5 Permits You Need to Build a New Home

5 Permits You Need to Build a New Home

Before you break ground on your dream home, it’s important to have filed all the necessary paperwork with your local municipality.

Welcome Homes / Apr 1, 2022 / 3 min read
Welcome Blog - What is Infill Construction?

What is Infill Construction?

Infill construction is a method of developing vacant or underutilized land into new construction, typically in urban or established suburban neighborhoods.  

Welcome Homes / Mar 23, 2022 / 1 min read
Welcome Blog - What Is a Land Feasibility Study & Why is It Important

What Is a Land Feasibility Study & Why is It Important

Before you sign any papers, it’s crucial to conduct a land feasibility study. 

Welcome Homes / Feb 24, 2022 / 6 min read
Welcome Blog - 7 Heating Systems for Your New Home

7 Heating Systems for Your New Home

Heating costs represent roughly 29% of the average utility bill, so be sure you're making the right choice.

Welcome Homes / Feb 10, 2022 / 4 min read
Welcome Blog - What is Soil Sampling & Why is it Important?

What is Soil Sampling & Why is it Important?

When it comes to finding the ideal lot for building a home, location isn’t the only factor. Soil quality can be just as important.

Welcome Homes / Feb 9, 2022 / 3 min read
Welcome Blog - Property Setbacks: What Are They and Why They Matter

Property Setbacks: What Are They and Why They Matter

Just because you own it doesn’t mean you can build whatever you want, wherever you want. 

Welcome Homes / Feb 3, 2022 / 3 min read
Welcome Blog - 7 Things That Slow Down Construction

7 Things That Slow Down Construction

Even the most organized and responsive contractor can encounter problems and delays once the walls have been opened and supplies have been ordered.

Welcome Homes / Jan 31, 2022 / 4 min read
Welcome Blog - Land Prep 101: How to Prepare Land for New Construction

Land Prep 101: How to Prepare Land for New Construction

New construction home site prep is probably more pricey, time-consuming, and involved than you imagine. Here's what to expect.

Welcome Homes / Jan 26, 2022 / 5 min read
Welcome Blog - New Home Insulation: How to Choose the Best Insulation for Your Home

New Home Insulation: How to Choose the Best Insulation for Your Home

When building a new home, choose the best insulation for your house and location.

Welcome Homes / Jan 21, 2022 / 4 min read
Welcome Blog - What Is R-Value & Why Is It Important?

What Is R-Value & Why Is It Important?

Understanding R-value, choosing insulation, determining the right R-value for your home, and more.

Welcome Homes / Jan 12, 2022 / 3 min read
Welcome Blog - Gas Heat vs. Electric: Pros, Cons, Comparisons & Costs

Gas Heat vs. Electric: Pros, Cons, Comparisons & Costs

Understanding gas heat and electric heat, pros, cons, comparisons, and costs for a new home.

Welcome Homes / Jan 6, 2022 / 2 min read
Welcome Blog - Construction Loans: Everything You Need to Know

Construction Loans: Everything You Need to Know

Building a new home? You'll probably need a loan to finance the project. Here's what you need to know about construction loans.

Welcome Homes / Jan 4, 2022 / 3 min read
Welcome Blog - How Welcome Homes Selects Land for Custom Homes

How Welcome Homes Selects Land for Custom Homes

It's important to consider all factors prior to purchasing the land—once building begins, there's really no turning back.

Alec Hartman / Feb 1, 2021 / 2 min read