Desert Star Construction is a luxury builder located in Scottsdale, AZ. This video provides insight from Jerry Meek, the company’s president regarding his background and passion for building things, even as a young child. Today DSC builds unique custom homes, focusing on quality and creativity in what they design and build for each client. Find more details on DSC at: www.desertstarconstruction.com
Looking for a community with land? Chancellorsville Hunt near Fredericksburg, VA has 2+ acre home sites. Enjoy private, upscale living near historic Fredericksburg. Shopping and other services are close by, with easy access to the expressway and commuter train as well. For more details visit: www.ryanhomes.com
Bowes Creek Country Club is a golf course community near Elgin, IL that includes single-family homes, townhomes, and active adult homes. This community is located west of Chicago. For more details visit: www.bowescreekcountryclub.com
This video features a Kohler designer who explains various options for showers, including showerheads, body sprays and a personalized custom showering system. Technology now allows you to adjust shower sprays, temperature, steam, lighting, music and more.
With the Ariens® Power Brush you can move snow, salt, sand, gravel and any other unwanted debris. Added features like auto-steering and brush height adjustment make the Power Brush easy for any operator to use. For more details visit: www.ariens.com
A brief tour at The Hamptons on Long Island, NY with Architect & Interior Designer, Campion Platt. An interesting overview of The Hamptons, includes drone footage and close look at unique interior design and décor themes in this luxury country home.
This video explains how AmeriSpec will complete a home inspection and simultaneously search for recalls on appliances or other home components, assisting homeowners with possible recall remedies. For more details visit: www.amerispec.com
This video highlights a great 3 season room designed by Crisp Architects. This porch design allows for maximum flexibility. Residents can enjoy an open-air living space and views of natural surroundings or landscaped areas, and open or close screens or windows with a touch of a switch. The indoor-outdoor area can "adjust" to manage bugs or weather conditions. View additional designs at: www.crisparchitects.com
Shadowboxx is a three minute stop-motion film meant to capture the ever-changing natural conditions of a place and the ability of a house to morph and respond to those changes over the course of a day. Tom Kundig is a leading U.S. architect based in Seattle, WA. For more information visit: www.olsonkundig.com
When installing an exterior door, it’s important that the door has proper flashing and caulking. This video guides you through each step to ensure your door opening is sealed correctly to protect against water, moisture or air entry, and deny easy entry for insects.
Here’s a quick video from Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which guides you to install a metal rain diverter above your door. This is an easy-to-follow tutorial on how to cut the metal material and then install the diverter under the bottom row of roof shingles, just above your doorway.
Here’s a quick overview of various indoor-outdoor concepts from Four Seasons Sunrooms. Whether you’re looking for ideas for a sunroom, screened porch, outside conservatory, covered patio, pergola or you simply need a retractable awning, Four Seasons has options for you to consider for your home. To explore these solutions or other home products, visit: www.fourseasonssunrooms.com.
This video features a low-country cottage home design in Belle Center, Ohio. A builder desires to build his own home featuring traditional looking exterior cladding, but wants very little maintenance. Celect Cellular Exteriors$reg; and Royal Trim & Mouldings are featured, and the builder provides a step by step assembly tutorial. Browse all Royal® Building Products @ www.royalbuildingproducts.com.
Here’s an overview of Nichiha, a leading manufacturer of cement fiber siding. The company has more than a dozen manufacturing plants in the world and has been in business since 1956. They focus on a wide variety of siding surfaces with varying colors, textures and styles. Their fiber cement siding is built for long-term endurance, to hold up to extreme weather conditions and is a low-maintenance siding option. It’s an impact and warp resistant material and also protects against pests. They offer lightweight siding solutions, with patented clip-together technology which makes the installation process easier. For more information, visit: www.nichiha.com.
Here’s a brief introduction to CedarBoards™ by CertainTeed. This Energy Star® rated insulated siding is a Green, Sustainable product and CertainTeed says 60% of the siding material is manufactured from recycled content. The siding is energy efficient and has the appearance of cedar boards. CedarBoards™ Insulated Siding comes in various colors. For more information, visit: www.certainteed.com.