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Home Safety Around the Holidays

Home Safety Around the Holidays

The holidays are a wonderful time of year to get together with friends and family. This is a time for decorating, entertaining, and enjoying everything the holiday season has to offer! Unfortunately, this is also a time for increased risk for fires and burglaries. No...

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10 Popular Architectural Styles in Florida

10 Popular Architectural Styles in Florida

When you’re building a custom home in southwest Florida, you may be thinking of a coastal vacation home or maybe a modern home with big picture windows to take in the views. Or maybe you have no idea what you’d like your dream home to look like, and that’s okay! Here...

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Questions to Ask Your Home Builder

Questions to Ask Your Home Builder

After you’ve narrowed down your list of potential home builders, it’s important to meet with them, get to know them, and ask them a lot of questions. This is a big investment on your part, and you want to make sure you are selecting the right person to work with....

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Smart Home Technology Trends for Homeowners

Smart Home Technology Trends for Homeowners

Having a smart home used to be something we’d see on TV shows and in movies. Now smart home technology is becoming the norm. From TVs to appliances to even your door locks, this tech can make things simpler, more efficient, and more convenient for the homeowner. If...

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How to Select a Home Builder

How to Select a Home Builder

You’ve made the decision to build a new custom home, you’ve purchased your lot or you are looking for your lot, and now you need a builder, or do you? You are excited but not sure what the next step is!  You can search for an Architect and then a Custom Home Builder...

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Tips for Building an Eco-Friendly Home

Tips for Building an Eco-Friendly Home

There are many reasons for wanting to go green when building a home -- whether it’s to save the planet, save some green, or a little bit of both -- Vertical Design + Build is here to help.  It is our opinion that “going green” is about superior building practices...

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