Best Practices

Custom Builder's articles, surveys, ideas, trends, and tips on best practices for residential builders, remodelers, and architects serving the residential construction industry.



Curbless shower, no door, bench seats at each end

Photo: Boulder Creek Neighborhoods

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Jim Murphy
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Guaranteed maximum price contracts require a true team effort and an open-book policy

The upper courtyard and garden of Quarry House, protected from Connecticut seacoast winds, offer an imtimate place to sit, says architect John Tittmann. The home, which sits on a granite ledge, was built by Brian Maresca of Guilford, Conn. Photo: Robert Benson Photography

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Building a foundation on a challenging site takes planning, patience, and a collaborative attitude

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September 2017

This Month in Custom Builder

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The shades are made of metal with an optical acrylic diffuser.

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Integrated project delivery minimizes inefficiencies and mazimizes the talents of every team member

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