Gordon James

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Secrets to Designing Your Custom Dream Home

The custom home of your dreams can be a reality. You can start with a blank slate and build a luxury home uniquely designed for you. Here’s some advice to help narrow seemingly limitless options and shape your vision. 

selecting a color home building

The Plan: Every Family is Different.   

Considering the specific needs of your family is a great place to start when making the plans for your custom home. As you take the first steps in choosing the floor plan and aesthetics, consider how the design can best accommodate the stages of life your family will experience in the coming years. Talk about what’s important to your household and think about the schedules, habits and plans of each family member. It’s tempting to start with textures, colors and samples. Aim to begin by making a plan that considers how your luxury home will serve you and your family. Experienced luxury home builders can help you through this process.

The Style: Embrace Nature. 

Whether your style is more modern, rustic, artisan, or country, everyone sees beauty in nature. Think about how you can use natural sunlight in each room. Wood and stone patterns can work together to create a sense of calm and connection. Utilizing natural materials can give your custom home an open air feel.

taking measurements design team

The Process: Work with the Right Team. 

The value of choosing the best luxury home builders cannot be overstated. Take an extensive look at the builder’s previous work and ask questions. Communication is key. The right team will listen and understand how to make your custom home fit your needs. Do your part to be open about your ideas and taste so your custom home design captures the nuances of your personal style and taste. Part of the job of custom home builders is understanding you. An experienced team knows not only how to build beautiful luxury homes, but how to share your vision. 

front of home home with tree in backyard

Design Your Custom Dream Home with Gordon James 

Our dream homes are designed by architects to mirror each client’s personality and lifestyle needs. The Gordon James team orchestrates the intricate process through which a confluence of people, events, talents, and dreams will produce the perfect results – your dream home!

For more information, contact us at info@gordon-james.com or call us at 763-479-3117 today.