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7 Custom Home Trends to Watch for in 2020

As we’ve entered a new decade, custom home trends seem to be focused around designs that promote health, sustainability, and comfort. In 2020, climate change and a pandemic have made us more invested in safe, healthy, and versatile homes than we’ve ever been.  Our desire to build custom homes that keep ourselves and the environment [...]

High-Efficiency HVAC Systems Can Save You Money

A high-efficiency heating and cooling system may not be something a custom luxury homeowner prioritizes when designing their home. However, a well-designed HVAC system can improve your family’s health and comfort and save you energy and money. What is a High-Efficiency HVAC System? Many home builders don’t use a closed return system. Instead, they build [...]

6 Things to Look For When Buying Land in Nashville

When you’re gearing up to buy residential land to build your custom home in Nashville, it’s important to know what to look for when you’re searching for vacant land. The land buying process is not like the home buying process– and it can be very complicated if you’re not experienced. Here are some things you [...]

Choosing the Right Architectural Style for Your New Dream Home

The type of home you want to build is the first choice of hundreds that you’ll make leading up to the move-in date of your new dream home. The architectural style is that big first decision, and because it can be so unique and deeply personal, you need to consider two aspects of design– functionality and [...]

Relocating to Nashville and Building a Custom Home

Are you relocating to Nashville and wanting to build a new custom home?  You’re not the only one. According to a US News analysis of 125 metro areas based on the quality of life, value, job market, desirability, and net migration; Nashville is ranked #15 in Best Places to Live and #7 in Best Places [...]

Renovate Your Home or Build a Custom Home

When it comes to clothes and furniture, it’s easy to make modern and trendy updates. But when it comes to your home, it’s not so simple. Do you renovate an existing home or build a custom home? Many homeowners who are ready to have an up-to-date home find themselves grappling with the question:  Should I [...]

10 Trends in Outdoor Living Spaces

Outdoor living space has evolved to create more comfortable spots to lounge and enjoy time with family and friends. So enhancing outdoor living space has been a big trend in home improvement over the past few years. Not only does this add to homeowner enjoyment of their backyard, but it also adds value to [...]

10 Questions to Ask Your Nashville Area Custom Home Builder

Questions to Ask Your Custom Home Builder Home building in the Nashville area is, if you’ll pardon our pun, on the rise. Selected by Home Builder Digest as one of the top 15 custom home builders in Nashville, Donnelly Timmons invites you to contact us and ask these top 10 questions every home buyer [...]