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One of the advantages of custom home building is being able to design your new home exactly as you want. At Edmonton Custom Home Builders, one of our primary goals is to provide our homeowners with the right tools to make their dream home come true. While many homeowners concentrate on costs, as experienced builders in Calgary and Edmonton, we suggest starting your construction project by creating a wish list.Your wish list can become an excellent tool to you communicate your ideas and vision for your new custom home, and it also allows your builder to guide you through selecting the most important items for your new home in Edmonton.

Doing Research for your Edmonton Custom Home

Make sure you're doing your research, ask around (friends and family), and always ask the experts.  Go around and listen to the stories of what worked and did not work for other homeowners that decided to build a custom home. Keep in mind your lifestyle and that you want your new custom home to be the right fit for it, and at the same time check the design trends around the area where you are building your new home. 

Your Custom Home Design is Important

Your new custom home design can be adapted to fit your lifestyle, family needs and give you the right feel. After all, your new custom home is the place in which you will be creating new memories. An excellent way to start your wish list is to take your current home as a starting point and take notes of everything you wish to change, and all these ideas will be of help for your Edmonton builder to make your new custom home true.Additionally, when creating your wish list you want to think about every room, you would like to add to your home. Consider the size of your family and determine how many bedrooms, bathrooms and if you want to include unique rooms, such as a home office, a private gym, a game room, or a fully developed basement.  

Organize Your Custom Home Wish List

Now that you have a better vision of your home, you can use an online tool such as Houzz or Pinterest to organize your ideas. Having visuals will allow your Edmonton home builder and design team to understand you and also to ask you more detailed questions. 

Make sure you don't forget details such as the kind of cabinets, countertops, flooring, lighting, bath fixtures, that you like. All these will become helpful once you get to selections process.Now that you have the right tools to create your wish list for your new custom home, contact Edmonton Custom Home Builders! We will prepare a free quote for your custom home and provide you with more information about our custom homes in Edmonton and the Fort Saskatchewan area!Learn more about us! Take a look at our construction updates and news on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn!

Too Long Didn’t Read (TLDR)

Edmonton Custom Home Builders suggest interviewing homeowners, planning your custom home design and using an online tool such as Houzz to create the ultimate wish list for your new custom home.