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5 Step Turn-key Homebuilding Process

Alford Homes’ Turn-Key Home Building Experience Alford Homes is a custom home building company that offers its home buyers a turn-key home building process. As a home builder with 37 years of experience, my goal is to partner with families … Continue reading

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 5 Ways to a Greener Home

1. Monitor Home Temperature & Clean AC Filters — Nearly half of a home’s energy usage goes toward heating and cooling. Keep filters clean and make good use of ceiling fans.  Replace ageing systems with new direct venting and higher SEER … Continue reading

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Take a Tour of a High Performance Home this Weekend in University Park

Innovative High Performance Custom Homes Energy Efficient Features along with Green Homebuilding Techniques Come tour Alford Homes’ newest high performance custom home located in University Park, Texas at 3136 Bryn Mawr. This elegant French Country-style estate has approx. 6,488 sq. ft. with 3 … Continue reading

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Alford Homes offers its Latest French Country Estate in the Park Cities

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A Builder’s Perspective: Choosing a Community to Build a Custom Home

When researching communities in which to build high-end speculative “spec” luxury homes, there are several factors that are important in order to meet my criterion for building in a development. These requirements can also be helpful for prospective buyers and it … Continue reading

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“White & Bright” Kitchen Trends 2016.

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Announcing Our New Luxury Home in Plano

New Luxury Home in Plano at Normandy Estates. Alford Homes, Dallas’ premier luxury custom home builder, is pleased to announce the construction of two spec luxury homes in West Plano at Normandy Estates. The upscale community of Normandy Estates is … Continue reading

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Your New Luxury Custom Home: Many Options for Library Wall Treatments

As a luxury custom home builder, I love the richness and character in different types of woods. When designing your custom library together, we can discuss different types of wood, stains and finishes. Would you want a more traditional dark … Continue reading

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Which Fireplace Mantels Are Right for Your Luxury Custom Home?

The fireplace is usually the focal point of almost any room in a luxury custom home. Due to this, it is important to take great care with the design aspects and materials you want to use for your fireplace mantel. … Continue reading

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Tips from Your Luxury Custom Home Builder: The Best Bathroom Lighting for Your Master Bath

  Bathrooms are utilitarian, but are also a place to relax and unwind; therefore, when considering the lighting fixtures for the master bath in your luxury custom home, keep the dual role of bathroom lighting in mind. Light vs. Dark … Continue reading

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