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Custom Homes in Chicago Suburbs | Thousand Oaks in Spring Grove IL by KLM Builders

Thousand Oaks by KLM Builders Offers Custom Homes on One-Acre Wooded Homesites

If you are looking for a stunning, custom home situated in the midst of 110 pristine wooded acres with gently rolling landscapes, then look no further. KLM Builders offers a range of new single-family ranch and two-story homes that are ideal for buyers seeking unsurpassed natural beauty at a price they can afford.

Bedford Place: New Condominium Homes in Blacklick Ohio by Wilcox Communi...

New Move-In Ready Condos in Blacklick Ohio - Starting from $89,900
Three styles of quick move-in homes are now available at the Bedford Place condominiums, a maintenance-free Wilcox Community in Blacklick, Ohio

Bedford Place, a Wilcox Community, now has quick move-in homes available close to shopping, dining and recreation. Established in Blacklick, the condominiums of Bedford Place are just ten minutes from East Columbus, Interstates 70 and 270 and the Blacklick Woods Metro Park. Bedford Place offers three, two-story condominium style choices ranging in size and layout.

Getting Corked in the Kitchen: Pros and Cons of Cork Flooring

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The growing interest in all things eco-friendly has propelled cork to the top of the list of flooring materials. Many people are surprised to learn that while its popularity is new, cork isn't a new product in the world of home decor. Used for flooring since the 1900s, cork offers several benefits. One of the most amazing things about cork is the way it's harvested. Cork trees are never cut down in the traditional sense, instead, the bark of the tree is carefully stripped when it reaches maturity and the same tree is harvested many times over its lifetime. Cork is a versatile and interesting material to consider for a kitchen floor, but it's far from perfect.

New Ranch Homes For Sale by KLM Builders - Richmond, IL

Value-packed Homes, Affordable Prices at KLM Builder’s Sunset Ridge in Richmond, IL

Every person buying a new home wants the same thing—value. Buyers want to feel confident that they are getting the “most bang for their buck” while making the smartest financial investment possible.

But today, many buyers are finding that lower prices in standard homes means settling for smaller lot sizes, fewer amenities and lower quality materials.

Last Chance to Buy New Ranch Home in Maintenance-Free Community - Major Price Reductions

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Villas at Vale Park, a Wilcox community in Valparaiso, Indiana, is offering major incentives on final four ranch villas
The Villas at Vale Park features maintenance-free ranch villas in a clubhouse community. Only four new homes remain for sale: two homes are available now and an additional two will be ready for move-in by summer 2014. Wilcox Communities is offering significant incentives for these homes, including free options and discounted fees.

Concrete: It's Not Just For Your Floors. The Ins and Outs of Concrete Countertops

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From granite to tile to laminate, you have plenty of options to consider when choosing a kitchen counter. But before you get too far into the decision-making process, you should give concrete a good, hard look. Yes, the concrete you use for your sidewalks or your basement floor. Don't be too quick to discredit it. Some of the most stunning countertops are made from concrete and you can't even tell. So which do you want first, the good news or the bad news? Let's start with the good.

Maintenance-free Ranch Villas in Two Contemporary Styles: Canterbury and Abbey

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5 Elements Every Contemporary Kitchen Needs

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You have always dreamed about a contemporary kitchen. The sleek lines, the stylish accents, and the perfect blend of textures fit your design aesthetic impeccably. The time has finally arrived to make your dream come true, and as long as you include these key elements, you will have a magazine-worthy contemporary kitchen in no time at all.

Cottages at Feathers Chapel Offering $10,000 in FREE Options

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Wilcox Communities is offering homebuyers $10,000 off options on new ranch homes at Cottages at Feathers Chapel in Blountville, Tennessee.This enticing offer is only valid through March 31, 2014 – Don’t miss your chance to save! Contact NoelleCiancio at (423) 573-9512 for more information or to arrange a tour.

Key Elements of a Traditional Kitchen

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The desire for traditional kitchens is on the rise even though the time we spend in them has decreased tremendously in the last several decades. According to "The Dallas News" women spent an average of 30 hours a week cooking and cleaning up after meals in the 1920's and today the average working woman spends less than five hours a week in her kitchen. The average working man? Well, statistics say he spends less than two hours a week cooking or cleaning in the home kitchen.

New Condos from $89,900 - Impressive Home Plans and Pricing Attract Home Buyers to Bedford Place

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Where can you find exceptional value, genuine quality and a carefree lifestyle in a beautiful, convenient location? Welcome to Bedford Place, a new condominium neighborhood in Blacklick, Ohio from Wilcox Communities. The maintenance free community offers spacious, well-appointed condominiums that meet the needs of every busy lifestyle and budget.

5 Must-Have Elements for Any Mediterranean Kitchen Design

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You know when you go on vacation and the resort villa kitchen is bold, elegant, and casual all in one? This is what Mediterranean design is all about. Inspired by the aesthetics found in Spain, Italy, Greece, and other countries surrounding the Mediterranean Sea, this design scheme fits in flawlessly with both contemporary and traditional homes and can bring character and pizazz to your living space. If you are creating a Mediterranean kitchen design, here's what you need to make sure to include:

March 2014: Get a Glimpse Inside Maintenance-Free Ranch Homes near Cleveland and Akron, OH

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Crossings at West Valley’s Hard Hat Tour Offers Homebuyers a Sneak Peek and inside New “Courtyard Homes” at a Wilcox Community in Brunswick Hills, Ohio

Register now for the March hard hat tour at Crossings at West Valley to see what the maintenance-free community has to offer! On the weekend of the 22nd and 23rd, Wilcox is leading tours through its Crossings at West Valley community in Brunswick Hills. These new, single-family ranch homes, which are now pre-selling, will be completed and available for move-in during the summer and fall of 2014. Don’t miss your chance for a free granite kitchen with purchases made exclusively on March 22nd and 23rd!

Villas at Fox Run Allows Residents To Do What They Love Thanks to Maintenance-Free Living

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Epcon’s Villas at Fox Run in Plainfield, Illinois is changing the way buyers look at home ownership. Thanks to Epcon’s maintenance-free living, home buyers no longer have to worry about the everyday hassles of home ownership such as landscaping, snow removal, or basic upkeep. Instead, Epcon is offering something much more enticing – a chance to live in a community where tedious chores are taken care of so that residents can focus on the more important, enjoyable things in life. 

Doomis Custom Builders Remodel and Addition Video Tour

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Take a video tour of the expansive and stunning 5,000 square foot remodel and addition by Doomis Custom Builders.  This contemporary style home was built for entertaining - from the spacious kitchen and living areas to the luxury finished basement with bar, game room and theater room.  The entertainment theme continues with two screened porches and outdoor living spaces with pool.  There is so much to see!

4 Easy Ways to Update Your Kitchen on a Budget

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You spend so much time in your kitchen that it is no wonder you are itching for an update. Not only will a quick change here and a swap out there ensure that you enjoy the heart of your home, it can also increase the value of it when it comes time to move. Whether you are looking for a weekend project or you just want to get the biggest bang for your buck, here are some easy, inexpensive updates you can give your kitchen in a flash.

Hiring a Contractor for your Kitchen Remodel

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If the kitchen is the heart of the home then a kitchen remodel might be considered a heart transplant. You probably wouldn't perform your own heart surgery, so should you really oversee your own kitchen remodel? Simple remodels like replacing appliances or having new flooring installed can easily be handled by even the most novice homeowner, but a complete remodeling project requires many steps and may include many unwanted surprises. If you're new to the world of remodeling or you're simply too busy to oversee every detail of a major remodeling project, hiring a professional contractor will save time, money and headaches -- or should we make that heartaches.