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Hurricane Resistant Homes – What You Need To Know

Building a custom home in Florida, on or near the coast, requires serious consideration of the hurricane risk. While it is not possible to make a completely hurricane-proof home, there are many things to consider when constructing a new home with the ability to withstand severe weather.

What to Consider When Building a Home on or Near the Coast

Building a custom home on the coast is a dream come true. It is extremely pleasant to sit outside on a balcony and enjoy the ocean view while sipping a cool drink. Take a boat out for a fishing trip and then come back home to have a fish fry with friends.

Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Home

Are you considering remodeling? If so, you should know that there are many ways to easily improve the energy efficiency of your home during the renovation process by utilizing innovative new energy-savings products combined with a few smart construction methods and techniques. These home improvements can have significant financial benefits which include lower utility bills […]

Home Value Benefits of Custom Home Additions

Envision Custom Homes has worked as a custom home builder in the Northeast Florida  construction industry for over 16 years. We’ve built over 80 homes and have completed countless renovations and house additions. Our service areas include all of the Greater Jacksonville FL and Orlando FL regions, with a particularly strong focus in St. Augustine […]

The Benefits Of Building On Your Own Lot

Are you considering building a new home on a lot you own in Northeast Florida or Central Florida? If so, this guide will help you understand the benefits of building on your lot, the process involved and the cost of new custom home construction in these areas which include the  cities of Jacksonville, Saint Augustine, […]

The Benefits of Custom Smart Homes

Custom Smart Homes The “smart” age is here – smart phones, smart keys, even smart homes. Technology has given us the power to monitor and control various aspects of our home, even when we aren’t physically located inside the building. Now, you can easily look inside your house, turn on the lights, switch off the […]

Should I Remodel or Tear Down and Rebuild My House?

As life progresses, lifestyles change and so do our housing needs. A single bedroom home, which once sufficed, may not be enough to meet the growing needs of your family. Or maybe you’ve just grown bored of your old house, and you seek to live in a home that better represents your current style.

How to Pick a Plot For Your New Home

Picking a plot for your new home is an exciting affair. It opens up a world of possibilities for you to choose where you want to build your life and family. Although it might seem a bit cumbersome to go through the efforts of finding the right plot, it is the only way you can […]

10 Advantages of a Custom-Built Home

Your home represents you. It is in a way a personification of your personality, choices, and style statement. It is the place where you belong and a place to create memories with your family. Having your dream home just as you had envisioned it, is only possible when you have the ability to make as […]