Jan
12

Homebuilding 101: Financial Terms to Know

Homebuilding 101: Financial Terms to KnowThe financial side of the homebuilding and homebuying process can often be difficult to understand for many first-time homebuyers. The variety of loan types and procedures involved in these processes can certainly be overwhelming, but the S&A Homes team is here to help with the third installment of its “Homebuilding 101” blog series.

This new segment helps simplify the complicated financial jargon for first-time homebuyers: Read More

Dec
15

Home for the Holidays with S&A Homes

Home for the Holidays with S&A Homes‘Tis the season for festive family fun! While many holiday plans have changed this year, there are still plenty of ways to celebrate the season with loved ones in your very own home. If you’re like the many others staying at home this holiday season, we have some great news for you.

Our S&A Homes team has compiled a few of our favorite stay-at-home activities that make being home for the holidays an enjoyable experience for everyone. Read More

Nov
26

S&A Homes Explains Understanding the HERS Index

S&A Homes Explains Understanding the HERS IndexA home’s energy efficiency isn’t always the first thing on a homebuyer’s mind but according to a recent HomeLight article, it should be among the top considerations. Energy efficiency is on the rise and with more individuals seeking environmentally conscious products within the home, it only makes sense to consider the efficiency of the home itself. Read More

Nov
09

Tips to Host a Virtual Holiday Celebration

Tips to Host a Virtual Holiday CelebrationWhile the holidays may look a bit different this year, that doesn’t mean we can’t still celebrate the upcoming season with our loved ones. This year, countless families are choosing to host holiday gatherings via the same virtual environment as school and work on video chat platforms.

No matter the virtual platform used, these get-togethers are sure to be as fun and memorable as the in-person events with these virtual holiday hosting tips: Read More

Oct
24

Homebuilding 101: The Construction Process

Homebuilding 101: The Construction ProcessWhen most people think about homebuilding, the construction process is what typically comes to mind first. At S&A Homes, our homebuyers are along for the journey and are just as much a part of development as our construction team. During several stages, our S&A teams even walk homebuyers through their home to recap the progress made thus far.

Of course, residential construction comes with its own mix of jargon that the typical homebuyer is likely not familiar with. Luckily, our S&A Homes team is back with a second installment of our “Homebuilding 101” blog series to define some of those construction process terms. Read More

Oct
14

Preparing to Move into Your New S&A Home

Preparing to Move into Your New S&A HomeThe final few weeks preparing to move into your new home are typically filled with anticipation. However, for most, there may also a bit of anxiety there as well. While exciting, the process of moving is also just that – a process.

Moving into a new home takes time, organization and an understanding of what to expect leading up to the move-in day. To help soon-to-be homeowners, our team at S&A Homes put together an easy guide for how to prepare for the big move free of stress! Read More

Sep
23

Create a Guest Room that Feels Like Home

Create a Guest Room that Feels Like HomeStaying at someone else’s home can be a bit unsettling sometimes. Therefore, as a host, it is important to create a guest room your visitors can feel completely at ease in. At S&A Homes, our floor plans are designed with areas that can be easily transformed into inviting guest rooms.

Now that you have a space in place for your overnight guests, here are a few interior design and hosting tips essential for creating a guest room that feels like home: Read More

Sep
17

Sherwin-Williams Announces 2021 ColorMix Forecast

Sherwin-Williams Announces 2021 ColorMix ForecastAs we approach fourth quarter, the S&A Homes team is already looking ahead to the home trends forecasted for the upcoming year. Recently, Sherwin-Williams revealed its 2021 ColorMix Forecast showcasing a brand-new collection of over 40 unique paint colors.

With the overarching theme being “Rhythm of Color,” this collection of colors is separated into four distinct palettes each offering a beautiful and meaningful combination of shades. Read More

Sep
08

Homebuilding 101: Terms First-Time Homebuyers Should Know

Homebuilding 101: Terms First-Time Homebuyers Should KnowAre you new to the world of homebuilding? First-time homebuyers are often overwhelmed by the homebuilding process and its terminology. To help, the team at S&A Homes has created an exciting “Homebuilding 101” blog series to serve as a useful crash course on the homebuilding process and common jargon. Read More

Aug
21

Interior Design Trends Post-Pandemic

Interior Design Trends Post-PandemicThere’s no denying that the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic has altered the way we live our lives, especially within our own homes. After months spent quarantining, working remotely and spending time inside, you’ve likely recognized several things that are now necessary for everyday life in this new normal, and you may have even noticed a few things that you would like to change about your existing home. Read More