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Safety Features Every Home Should Have

Whether you are building, buying, or just getting a second home in the Fredericksburg area, you want to make sure that every safety feature is in place in your new home. Unless you are proactive about these things, many homeowners either think “this could never happen to me” or just simply forget in the process of buying a new home. …

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Designing a Pet-Friendly Custom Home

Excited to design your new home? So are we! When you begin the process of designing your dream house many things will come to mind. How should my master bedroom look? How big should my children’s bedroom be? And if you have a pet who will be moving into the new home, more decisions will arise. But in actuality, designing …

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Adding a Garage to Your Custom Home

Welcome back to our blog! Here at Republic Home Builders, we work every day to design your perfect home. We get all kinds of requests from our clients from the style of the home to the built in additions. And although we can provide clients with our home plans, at the end of the day, this is your home, and it …

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Design: Closed Floor Plans

In our last blog post, we talked about open floor plans. Open floor plans are incredibly popular right now for new home construction and for remodels. But remember, trends come and go! And perhaps, in the next few years closed floor plans will make a comeback. So why would you choose a closed floor plan? Well everyone has a different …

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Design: Have You Considered An Open Floor Plan?

Designing your home is a stressful but fun process. There are so many styles and trends that it might seem like an endless task, but as you start deciding on specific things, you began to narrow down your style. And we want your home to be perfect! So we always listen to what our clients want, and we suggest classic …

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4 Reasons Why A Front Porch is A Great Addition to Your Home

Welcome back to the Republic Home Builders blog! If you are a Virginia resident, we hope you are enjoying this crazy Virginia weather. But if you’re not, hang in there, summer is coming to the Fredericksburg area. We have taken advantage of the sunny days that we have gotten, and we’ve stayed busy building beautiful homes. Today we want to …

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3 Tips for Picking the Right Lot for Your Home

So you’ve decided that you want to design a home. Great! When we think of buying a home or in this case, designing one. We mostly think of the number of rooms, style of the home, type of floor, etc. But have you started thinking about the lot of your home? In other words, the space where your new home will sit. …

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Benefits of an Energy-Efficient Home

As we approach Earth Day (April 22nd), we want to celebrate our earth by talking about the many benefits of building an energy-efficient home. We are experts on building dreams, and we will build the perfect home for your needs. And many times that home might end up being an energy-efficient one! Sometimes we get requests from our clients about helping them build and …

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6 Spring Home Maintenance Tips

Our blog post today is about Spring maintenance. I’m sure you have noticed that Spring has hit the Fredericksburg area already. We are in the middle of heavy rains and nice warm weather. And while Spring is here, it does not mean that it is too late to perform some maintenance tasks. In the next week, we will be experiencing …

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Kitchen Series: All About Kitchen Design Styles (Part 2)

We are back with the continuation of our previous blog post! On the previous post, we talked about traditional, modern, country and cottage kitchens. These styles have been incredibly popular for the last 50 years. But we have also had a few more popular designs such as contemporary, rustic, transitional and shaker.   Contemporary: It is very common to group …

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