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Green Building on a Budget

October 21, 2022

Rising energy costs and common sense make it highly desirable to build a “green” home that is energy efficient and has the smallest ecological impact. When you undertake eco friendly house construction, you can save money on energy costs while also doing your part to help limit potential impacts on your local and regional environment. It all starts with having a good design and planning to create a truly eco-friendly home. The design should enable the use of green construction materials and promote energy efficiency. You also should have a budget in mind and stick with it to build the... View Article

What’s the Difference Between Log & Timber Homes?

September 9, 2022

Are you thinking about building a custom log home? If so, it is important to learn the difference between log and timber homes. Now may be the best time to get prepared to purchase and build your log or timber home. They both fall into the category of custom homes and are each separately designed and built on the owner’s site. Continue reading to learn about the differences. Log Homes Understanding the difference between log and timber homes means defining each. A log home can be created by simply stacking the logs horizontally to form the walls and by using the same... View Article

What’s the Difference Between a Spec & Custom Home?

August 26, 2022

Homes are an extension of ourselves; the right home can make you feel like you have always lived there and that it was made for you. When it comes to being a part of the home-building process, there are some differences between a spec home and a custom home. Knowing the difference can help you determine what will work for you. What Are New Construction Spec Homes? A spec home is one that is built to the specifications or spec of a plan or blueprint that the builder has chosen and that they have set out to use. This means that... View Article

Top Healthy Home Features for Home Buyers

August 12, 2022

Who among us isn’t thinking about some of the best ways to stay healthy these days? It has become something of an obsession for some people, and there are valid reasons why this should be the case. The world around us may be getting less healthy and even more dangerous, but we can still take actions in our own lives that help keep us a little safer from all of that noise. At Coyote Hollow Construction, we believe in helping people find the healthiest ways to live that they possibly can.  What is Healthy Home Environment?  It is crazy to think... View Article

What Is the Average Home Size in 2022?

June 24, 2022

What is the average square footage of a house? As a person interested in a dream home, you’re probably wondering what is the average size of a house.  Trends have shown the sizes of homes have been increasing over the years. This doesn’t mean that you cannot find smaller homes around the country. There are different sizes of homes depending on your desires. If you’re interested in a home, consider various aspects when selecting a home size. 1. Size of Your Family When choosing a house size, the number of people in your family is an essential element to think... View Article

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