Tag Archives: University Park

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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Pendant Lighting in Your Luxury Custom Home

In the Dallas area, homeowners want the kitchens in their luxury custom homes to be functional, yet stylish. Well-placed lighting is not only important to illuminate work areas, but it creates a warm and pleasing atmosphere that draws in family … Continue reading

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Wood Ceiling Beams: Tips from a Luxury Custom Home Builder

  As a certified green luxury custom home builder in the Dallas area, I personally love the look of a home with wood-beamed ceilings. Having wood beamed ceilings in a home gives it that extra touch that brings warmth and … Continue reading

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Choosing Colors for your New Personalized Alford Home

Cool colors in this Alford Homes master bath provide a calming effect. The wood and rust-colored ceiling dome add touches of warm color. Do you love color? Have you ever stopped to think about how color affects us on a … Continue reading

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Every Day is a SPA Day at Alford Homes with a Spa Bathroom

Why spend money on a spa retreat vacation when you can have your own luxury custom bathroom spa in the privacy of your own home, available immediately, day or night? One of the hottest custom home trends in fine luxury … Continue reading

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Walk in Kitchen Pantries in Custom Luxury Homes

The kitchen is at the heart of every luxury custom home. It is where the family gathers to prepare meals, and where friends linger during parties and get-togethers. Even though we all love to have family and friends helping out … Continue reading

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Luxury Custom Home Accessories: Herb Gardens for your Front Porch, Backyard or Patio

Nothing compliments a luxury custom home in the Dallas area like an herb garden filled with green plants and flowers. Herb gardens are not only practical, but add an additional touch of beauty to any home. An outdoor herb garden … Continue reading

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Luxury Custom Home Styles and Front Elevations

In the Dallas area, there are several different styles of architecture that are popular for  luxury custom homes. We all know that first impressions are important in the business world and the same holds true about our homes. The front … Continue reading

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Incorporating Your Family Crest in your Luxury Custom Home

Displaying your family coats of arms or crest in your luxury custom home in Highland Park, University Park and Preston Hollow neighborhoods adds a splash of class and elegance while celebrating your own personal heritage. The coat of arms began … Continue reading

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Types of Foundations Used in Green Luxury Custom Homes

The foundation of your luxury custom home is literally the starting point in creating your dream home in the Dallas area. The soil in the Dallas area, which includes Highland Park, University Park and Preston Hollow, is a thick, clay … Continue reading

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