Building an Outbuilding

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There are many benefits to building an outbuilding. Some of these benefits can be personal to help you clean up your space or some of these benefits can be monetary. Putting up an outbuilding can raise the resell value of your home if you ever decide to sell!


Choosing the Right Contractor

Choosing the Right Contractor

What do you look for when choosing the right contractor? First, you need to understand what kind of contractor you need to complete the work you are looking for. Luckily for you, Kuhlman Builders offers a variety of services!

When looking for the right contractor you want to look at experience. How long has the contractor been doing the job? Do they have good references? Do they have examples of quality work that you can
physically go see or see online?

There are some contractors who focus solely on one type of work. There are also other contractors who have several subject matter experts in different areas and can help with multiple jobs that you might have.

Whether it is estimating, design-build, cad drawings, building, roofing, or other let us know! Contact us today to find out more!

Why you should finish your basement

There are many advantages to finishing your basement in your house. Not only does it add value to the overall value of your home, but it also can add a large amount of useable space for your home. For example, you can put an additional bedroom or bathroom in your basement when you are finishing it. By doing this, not only are you adding useable space to your house, but you could also be attracting a variety of buyers. It can be a big-ticket item for buyers to look at houses with multiple bathrooms, so adding an additional one in the basement could really help raise the value on your home.

People are always wanting to know about the ROI, or the return on investment. By finishing your basement, you could increase the value of your home. There are many options. You could use the finished basement as a rental property if you don’t need the space for yourself. Or, if you don’t want to rent the property out finishing a basement typically increases the investment on your home either way. Recently, owners who have finished their basement have seen a return of 70-75% on their investment.

As you can see, finishing your basement can add value to your home in more than one way! Call us today to get started!

Building vs Buying

There are many positives to building your own home. For most people, buying or building a home will be the biggest decision they ever make and probably one of the most important. You want to be sure that the money you are spending on home is a good investment and is something that fits your needs.

There are many factors that go into building and buying your home, property taxes, location, price, HOA fees, market trends, etc. When building a house, rather than buying most of these can be by what you prefer. That is one main advantage to building versus buying; customization. When you are building your own home you have the ability to design the house for your specific needs. Want a three-car garage? Want a master bed that has a large on suite? All these different features can be customizable when building your own home.

Also, there could be many benefits to the environment by building your own home. Now a days there are many options that you can choose to are not only good for the environment but will help your pocket book out in the long run by working more efficient. For example, green appliances, more efficient toilets, and electrical fixtures to start. As well, when building a home rather than buying you can make sure that everything the house is made of is up to code and ok for your health. For example, no asbestos, lead paint, mold, etc.

Overall, there are many pros to building your own home versus buying. You can always make sure you talk to your contractor up front as well about any cost savings you can get along the way.