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Custom Built Homes | Where to Build in Central Oregon

You’ve made the wise decision to design custom built homes in Central Oregon. But where should you build? Custom built homes in Bend, Redmond, Sisters, La Pine, Sunriver and Prineville all have different advantages. Depending on what amenities are important to you, one Central Oregon town may be better for you than another. For custom …

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Advantages to Building Timber Frame Homes in Central Oregon

Aside from looking great against the scenic, forested backdrop, there are many advantages to building timber frame homes in Central Oregon. From lightweight construction to environmental excellence, timber frame homes help keep people comfortable. Timber frame homes have proven to be an efficient building system used in many countries all over the world. Consider these …

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Choosing Custom Built Homes Bend Over Customized

Custom built homes Bend have many advantages. Whether finally making the move to Bend after all these years skiing at Mt. Bachelor or building your dream home after a lifetime in Central Oregon, you have many options at your fingertips. When planning custom built homes Bend, you could go with one of the big players …

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Can You Build New Homes in Central Oregon During Winter?

In a temperamental climate like Central Oregon, it can be difficult to determine when to start building your new home. With snow and subzero temperatures a distinct possibility in the winter and sweltering hot summers, spring and fall may seem ideal. With cold temperatures approaching, you may be wondering if you should build new homes …

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Home Remodeling and Additions in Central Oregon

When it comes to our homes, we hold great pride in the work we’ve put in and the aesthetics we’ve created. Or at least we strive for that through home improvement projects and maintenance over the course of time we own a home. For some, the time comes when home improvement moves from gardening and …

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Combining Luxury and Rustic Craftsmanship in Central Oregon

What comes to mind when thinking about rustic craftsmanship? While modern luxury may not be the first thing you think of when considering rustic craftsmanship, maybe it should be. In Central Oregon, the partnership between craftsmanship and modern luxury come together naturally to create stunning homes set against breathtaking landscapes. Building a Foundation with Rustic …

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Choosing Your Central Oregon Home Builder

A lot of time, effort and consideration go into building a new home. In Central Oregon, there are a wide array of great options when you’re researching who you want to build your new home. There are many determining factors that go into choosing a Central Oregon home builder. From design aesthetic to experience, consider …

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Customize New Homes in Bend with Timber Accents

Most of the time when people think about customizing new homes in Bend a few typical things come to mind. Granite countertops, check. Hardwood floors, check. Surround sound, check. While these all may be examples of nice upgrades to have, depending on your builder and the resources they use, these may not be all that …

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Blend into the Natural Environment with a Custom Craftsman Home

When building a craftsman home in Central Oregon, it’s important to many homeowners to blend into the natural environment. From climbing hills to vast canyons, craftsman homes in Central Oregon blend in with the environment around them. By incorporating naturally occurring materials such as local timber, a custom craftsman home becomes even more authentically Central …

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Choosing the Right New Home Builder in Bend

When it comes to choosing a new home builder in Bend, there are many factors to consider, as well as many builders to choose from. In a booming real estate and construction market, how do you choose the right new home builder in Bend? Your style and budget should help determine which new home builder …

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What to Consider When Choosing Central Oregon New Home Lots

When it comes to choosing Central Oregon new home lots, there are many factors to consider. For many homeowners or future homeowners, the thought of purchasing raw land to build on can be intimidating. From the availability of utilities to topography to neighborhood, there are many factors that can influences the purchase of lots for …

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Why You Should Build Custom New Homes in Sisters

Building custom new homes in Sisters has many advantages. In addition to great schools, a bustling arts and culture scene, Sisters provides the perfect landscape for new homes in Central Oregon. As a new home builder specializing in timber framing, the forested setting in which the town of Sisters resides provides the perfect backdrop for …

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Custom Built Homes and the Importance of Clean Worksites

Whether choosing between custom built homes or a templated floor plan, your builder should always maintain a clean worksite. At Ross Built Homes, we place great pride in maintaining clean worksites on all of the custom built homes we’re responsible for. Clean Worksites for Custom Built Homes Many factors go into maintaining clean work sites …

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Choosing Timber Frame Wood Species for Your Dream Home

Choosing the timber frame wood species for your dream home can be a daunting process. Which timber frame wood species is right for your design aesthetic, both inside and out? What types of wood hold up best over time? Should you choose a hard or softwood? When it comes to selecting the timber frame wood …

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Acheive Mountain Style with Custom Timber Frame Homes

Custom timber frame homes have many advantages and in Central Oregon they blend seamlessly into the mountain landscape. In Bend and throughout Central Oregon, many homeowners choose custom timber frame homes to achieve the Pacific Northwest mountain style they’ve always dreamed of. Timber creates a clean aesthetic that’s pleasing to the eye. From trusses with …

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Why Choose to Build Craftsman Homes Bend?

Craftsman homes Bend is a term you often heard thrown around Central Oregon. The craftsman style has long been sought after and constructed all throughout Central Oregon, from Bend to Sisters to Prineville to La Pine and everywhere in between. But what exactly does the style include and why should you choose to build craftsman …

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Ross Built Homes Testimonials From Happy Homeowners

As a custom home builder in Central Oregon, the work completed by Ross Built Homes really stands on it’s own and speaks for itself. From the smallest detail in the wood to the grandest view from the patio, Ross Built Homes works to create homes for new style living from old style craftsmanship. Don’t just …

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Cedar Homes Oregon | 13 Years Later and Still Stunning

I grew up in the trades. From a very young age, I started cleaning job sites and stripping foundations. Both my father and my grandfather were contractors, so it gave me plenty of opportunities to learn about construction. As I grew up, I learned everything from framing and siding to finishing work. I know how …