Category Archives: Custom Homes

Canadian Lumber Tariff…What Does it Mean for Home Building?

The Canadian Lumber Tariff will play an extensive role in the price inflation of building a new home. Recently, the United States, through the Trump Administration, has put a 3%-24% tariff on Canada’s soft lumber trade. What exactly does this … Continue reading

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Tips in Choosing the Right Swimming Pool

As everyone knows summer is approaching fast and what better way to keep you cool than with a swimming pool. If your home already has a pool then jump right in and enjoy yourself, but if you don’t then here … Continue reading

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5 Ideas for Finishing Your Basement

Looking for the best way to use that unfinished space in your basement? Renovating your home’s lower level is a great way to add extra space and value to your current home. At Cypress Homes, we make it easy for … Continue reading

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March Space of the Month: Bar Areas

Bar areas come in all shapes and sizes. It may be as simple as a rack for wine bottles or it could be practically a full 2nd kitchen!  Here are a few of the bar areas our past customers have … Continue reading

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5 of the Oddest Shaped Homes in the World

Cypress Homes has some amazing custom homes at affordable prices. What if you could customize your home to look like a space ship or even a house with a Goose shaped roof? You won’t see homes like these in most … Continue reading

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Top 3 Houzz Galleries of 2016

Cypress Homes was busy on Houzz.com in 2016.  Here’s a highlight of our top 3 home galleries from last year based on the number of people who saved photos to their Ideabooks. 3. Sageridge on Buser Drive The reason why this gallery made … Continue reading

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Best of Houzz 2016: Top 10 Photos From Cypress Homes

Cypress Homes showcases past projects on the popular home ideas website, Houzz.com. We have compiled a list of our 10 most popular photos over the past 12 months. Combined, these photos have been seen on Houzz over 104,000 times & … Continue reading

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Building a Home During Winter FAQ

  With winter arriving, you may be wondering if now is the time to start building your dream home. Building during winter has it’s pros and cons, but it is definitely possible! We’ve organized and answered some commonly asked questions … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to be Thankful for a New Home

5 Reasons to be Thankful for a New Home 1. Everything is New, Duh Who doesn’t love the feeling you get when you get something brand new? Well with a new home virtually everything you see is “fresh out of … Continue reading

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Top Kitchen Trends

The kitchen is a very important area in the home, it’s where you spend time enjoying meals with your family, entertaining guests, and preparing some fabulous dishes! A kitchen is one of the most used rooms in a home, so … Continue reading

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