CB Spring 2017

Features

Builders share their war stories about lawsuits, contract disputes and offer advice for reducing liability and fending off liens.

Richard Laughlin built his firm from the ground up. Ingenuity and doing right by others are key to his sustained success.

A photo wall, a stage, high ceilings, and a secret passageway are among the features for a child’s bedroom presented by two designers and a builder.

Craftsmanship, collaboration, and a rooftop pool reminiscent of a glass-bottom boat.

A bid based on an incomplete set of drawings spells trouble for everyone.

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

Thoughtfully designed, scaled-down homes are more sustainable, enabling clients to live well with less

July 2017

This Month in Custom Builder

Products

Silgranit, has a 10-inch-deep front apron that sits flush with surrounding cabinetry.

Features

Custom home builders share the red flags they look for when screening clients and deciding whether to keep them or let them go

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