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"To Renovate or to Rebuild?" That Is the Question

November 28, 2017

 

Deciding whether to remodel or rebuild your home is a difficult decision. When considering how to achieve the home of your dreams — with a renovation or a complete rebuild — visualize your ideal home, evaluate the existing structure's condition and capabilities, remember your finances, and think about what a renovation or rebuild entails.

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Building a Home for Entertaining

November 20, 2017

Whether you’re always hosting family for gatherings around the holidays or your home is just the go-to destination for your group of friends, it’s important to consider certain features and home characteristics for entertaining when building a new home. Contrary to what many people assume, a bigger home isn’t always a better home for entertaining guests. Having a great home...

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Southern Living House Plans

October 31, 2017

Kurk Homes was selected to be a part of the prestigious Southern Living Custom Builder Program in 2017. With this designation, we are able build the homes of our clients' dreams with beautiful Southern Living house plans that are customized to each family's specifications. The construction of a Southern Living design will allow you to express the heritage and traditions of...

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The Modern Farmhouse

October 18, 2017

Thanks in part to Chip and Joanna Gaines, hosts of the popular HGTV television program, Fixer Upper, Modern Farmhouse is now a well-known home style and aesthetic term. What takes a home from being a farmhouse to the now desirable Modern Farmhouse?

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7 Custom Home Trends

October 03, 2017

Whether you are looking to get back to nature, wanting to make a great first impression, or looking for new ways to gain some much-needed storage without losing space, these upcoming custom home trends have exactly what you are looking for. When determining the details of your custom home, consider the following 7 trends that are hitting the custom home market this upcoming...

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Custom vs. Tract/Production Homes

October 01, 2017

Your house makes a home. It's where you will settle in to make a life, host friends and relatives, and watch your family grow. When it comes to choosing a new home, the number of choices and options can seem overwhelming. Aside from the consideration of the size and look of your home, you also have to choose between builders. Most builders are classified as either custom or...

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Build on Your Lot Design Tips

July 21, 2017
Planning to custom build on your lot? Here are some key questions to ask yourself as you begin the process:

1. Does the plan in mind “flatter” your specific property? Perhaps there may be some tweaks for curb appeal, or to make the home fit on the land with respect to boundary lines and easements. A custom plan designed or edited for your individual property maximizes...

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What Is Universal Design

June 15, 2017

Universal Design is a way of strategizing a plan, or modifying a home, to maximize accessibility for any person that may have physical restrictions now or in the future.

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Better Business Bureau Recognizes Kurk Homes with Pinnacle Award

May 23, 2017

Houston, Texas – In recognizing businesses and non-profits for their achievements and commitment to quality in the workplace, Kurk Homes was one of 292 companies acknowledged at the annual Better Business Bureau Awards of Excellence on May 10, 2017.

 Presented with the Pinnacle Award, this was the sixth consecutive year for Kurk Homes to be recognized by the Better Business...

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