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News & Updates

Browse our Blog for articles on fun in the area and homeowner tips to featured home designs. Don’t be surprised by the occasional dog or baby image, we can’t leave them out, it’s their house too!

What's Happening at The Gates!

The Gates at Waterside Crossing is located in the serene setting of Lincoln County.  The Gates community is located in a country side setting that offers you the privacy of the country with the convenience of an urban center.  Our community features a pool, pool house, and playground. Located behind the community is Waterside Crossing, a shopping center with…

A Coverage Checklist for Home Insurance

To find out whether you have adequate home insurance coverage, first ask a local contractor to provide an estimate of what it would cost to rebuild your home.  Account for the value of your furniture, clothing, computers and electronic equipment, and other household items to complete the estimate. Here are a few things you will…

Get To Know Your Neighbors

Being the new kid on the block is never easy, and I guarantee everyone has been in that situation at least once in their life.  Getting to know your neighbors is not only fun, but it can also provide you with a sense of security knowing who lives around you. Moving is both an emotional…

The Heart of Your Home

In majority of the homes that we have built over the last 36 years, we have noticed that home buyers are putting more emphasis on the importance of 2 main rooms: their Kitchen and their Family Room. We agree 100% with these buyers.  Your kitchen is the heart of your home.  This is where your family gathers to…

Top Tips for Growing Your Own Vegetable Garden

The sudden greening of your yard, the clear blue skies, and the budding tulips all say it’s Spring.  Now is the perfect time to plant your own garden.   Anyone can be a gardener, and we are here to help you with these tips for growing vegetables. 1.  Think small.  To start, make a small plot,…

Getting Your Patio Ready for Summer

After yesterday’s heat wave, we reached almost 90 degrees, we think that it is safe to say that the cold weather is finally behind us!  Now we can look forward to backyard BBQ’s, hanging out with friends, and porch sitting.  If your patio or deck looks anything like mine, then it could use some TLC…