CUSTOM BUILDER BLOG

Build your custom home know how. From trends in kitchen and bath design, to steps for planning and budgeting, the Estes Builders Blog can help.

More About Us

FILTER POSTS BY CATEGORY

How Do You Choose a Custom Home Builder?

Nov 2nd, 2021 How Do You Choose a Custom Home Builder?

A home is the largest investment you’ll ever make, so it’s natural to want to choose your builder with care. What questions should your ask a potential builder? What factors matter most in your decision? In the end, you want to be confident in your decision. And to be confident, you need to answer some […]

Read More

What Is the Cost Per Square Foot for a Custom Home in the Puget Sound Area?

Jun 22nd, 2021 What Is the Cost Per Square Foot for a Custom Home in the Puget Sound Area?

One of the joys of buying a custom home is truly making it your own—you get to choose nearly every feature, from the size to the layout to the countertops. Because every custom home is different, budgeting is different too. Products in production homes are purchased in bulk, netting a similar price per square foot […]

Read More

Why Should Remote Tech Workers Consider Puget Sound?

Dec 3rd, 2020 Why Should Remote Tech Workers Consider Puget Sound?

As more and more companies allow working from home, employees are finding themselves with tremendous opportunities to live where they want to, not where their career dictates. The Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas are a fantastic option to consider—all of the beauty of the Puget Sound region but without the costs and bustle of the city. […]

Read More

Working From Home? Consider These 7 Design Features

Aug 7th, 2020 Working From Home? Consider These 7 Design Features

The COVID-19 pandemic turned Corporate America on its head, as millions of workers transitioned to temporarily working from home. And even as restrictions ease, interest in more permanent work-from-home scenarios is high among employees and becoming more readily accepted by companies. The prospect of broader work-from-home policies brings a lot of flexibility for workers. But […]

Read More