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New Homes in Lexington, SC on Lake Murray
Published: Sep 21, 2021

Luxury Home Market: 6 New Custom Homes in the Lexington, SC Area

Wondering what some of the newest custom homes look like in the Lexington, SC area? We share 6 of our latest luxury projects with you in this post.

Shiplap over the fireplace - shiplap image
Published: Sep 16, 2021

Shiplap Addiction? 5 Ways to Use Shiplap in Your Home

Shiplap love is a real thing. Here are 5 of our favorite ways to use shiplap in luxury custom home building that may inspire your own shiplap paradise.

Maximalist design with wallpaper accent wall, couch, and throw pillow
Published: Aug 25, 2021

Maximalism: Is Wallpaper Coming Back in 2022?

Move over minimalism, people are ready for the bright colors, fun patterns, and bold shapes of maximalism. Wallpaper is one of the best ways to get this look.

Wood ceiling beams in custom home|Blythe Building Company
Published: Aug 18, 2021

12 Fresh Custom Ceiling Ideas for Your Dream Home

Ceilings don't have to be boring. Here are a few of our favorite elegant custom ceiling ideas for luxury homes.

Luxury walk-in closet with contemporary mirror, vanity, and dressing table
Published: Aug 11, 2021

Dreamy Luxury Walk-in Closet Ideas

Today, closets are much more than just a boring, dimly lit space where you hang your clothes. Read on for luxury closet ideas with timeless style you'll love.

Exterior new custom home split staircase and board and batten shutters
Published: Aug 04, 2021

5 Tips to Build an Energy-Efficient Home

Building an energy-efficient home has a whole lot of benefits to your wallet, your family's comfort level, and the environment. Check out our pro-tips.

Luxury home with polished concrete floor
Published: Jul 28, 2021

The Effects of Different Types of Flooring on Property Values

The materials in your home have a big impact on your resale value. Let's look at which types of flooring are best for your property value in the future.

Backporch With Fireplace and outdoor TV
Published: Jul 21, 2021

Do I Really Need an Outdoor TV to Watch TV Outside?

Whether you want to watch the big game or have a movie night, do you need an actual "outdoor TV" to enjoy television viewing outside?

Luxury home with board and batten exterior siding
Published: Jul 14, 2021

What Is Board and Batten? Plus 7 Ways to Love It

Board and batten is one of the most popular types of exterior siding and interior paneling options today. Find out what it is and 6 ways to use it in your home.

White mudroom with built-in cabinets, cubbies, and hardwood floors
Published: Jul 07, 2021

Entryway & Mudroom Upgrades for Your Home

They may not be the most glamorous of spaces, but having organized, functional entryway and mudroom areas makes the rest of the home much more pleasant.

dark marble shower with dramatic veining
Published: Jun 30, 2021

Why Are Marble Bathrooms So Popular

Marble is becoming one of the most popular materials for bathrooms in the luxury home market. Find out the pros and cons of marble to see if it's right for you.

Marble counter with green leaves
Published: Jun 23, 2021

Answers to Your Biggest Questions About Using Marble in Your Home

Marble has been used for centuries and is growing in popularity today. Before you choose to use marble, check out our guide about this beautiful material.

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