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Downsizing Your Home: Tips for Empty Nesters

Becoming an empty nester can be bittersweet. While there are loads of opportunities that come with the newfound freedom, transitioning into this new phase of life can be challenging on a number of different levels. If you’re an empty nester, or an empty nest is on your horizon, here are a few tips for downsizing your home (without downsizing your life). […]

Downsizing Your Home: Tips for Empty Nesters2018-08-04T09:56:00-05:00

Add Some Curb Appeal with These Landscaping Tips

You’ve worked hard to make your home a place you love—on the inside. If you cringe as you’re pulling up to your driveway, it may be time to spruce up your yard. Whether it’s a lack of character or a boring color scheme, you can improve many aspects of your home’s curb appeal with landscaping. […]

Add Some Curb Appeal with These Landscaping Tips2018-12-20T15:16:36-05:00

Some Things Never Go Out Of Style: Home Design Essentials

Everyone talks about the year’s top design trends, but by the next year, those elements are often left in the dust. While being on the cutting edge of design is fun, it can be exhausting! Fortunately, there are ways to ensure that your home is on trend year after year by utilizing these classic design essentials.  […]

Some Things Never Go Out Of Style: Home Design Essentials2018-12-20T15:16:37-05:00

Omaha Custom Home Builder Trends: Hosting in Your New Home

Whether you drew the short straw, volunteered, or it’s finally your turn, you’ve been selected to host your family’s holiday get-together this year. Fear not! Although hosting a crowd of friends and family can seem daunting, with a little bit of advance thought and planning, you can make it seem like an effortless success. […]

Omaha Custom Home Builder Trends: Hosting in Your New Home2016-07-01T10:22:44-05:00

Custom Home Design Ideas: 5 Ways to Use a Spare Bedroom

If your kids are reaching college age and moving out of your family home, or if your home has just the right amount of living space but one or two more bedrooms than residents, you may have one or more underutilized rooms in your home. If you already have a guest room and can’t figure out what else to do with that space, here’s five home design ideas to inspire you to clear out the accumulated junk and repurpose that room.     […]

Custom Home Design Ideas: 5 Ways to Use a Spare Bedroom2016-06-28T09:16:35-05:00

5 Tips to Hosting Overnight Guests in Your New Custom Built Home

Visits from out-of-town family and friends can be a joyous part of the holiday season. While it’s a joy to host in your  custom built home, hosting overnight guests can be stressful, too. Here’s some tips to hone your hosting prowess and help your guests have a restful, comfortable stay with you. […]

5 Tips to Hosting Overnight Guests in Your New Custom Built Home2015-12-08T10:00:00-05:00

Fall Safety Tips for Your Home and Yard – Castle Brook Custom Home Builder

As summer comes to a close, make sure your home and yard are safe for your family and guests during the frosty winter months. It’s also an ideal time to perform safety check-ups around your property like checking your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors (and changing their batteries) as well as making sure your house is equipped with working fire extinguishers. […]

Fall Safety Tips for Your Home and Yard – Castle Brook Custom Home Builder2015-10-12T11:56:04-05:00