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Oct 17

Pros and cons of a septic system

conventional septic system

Pros and cons of a septic system

Benefits of a septic system

  • Once it is in, is should only cost the electricity to operate
  • Can give you a nice lawn
  • Can be installed in remote locations
  • Low maintenance

Downsides to a septic system

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Oct 08

Water Well Basics

Water well basics

A water well is a structure created in the ground by drilling to access groundwater in underground aquifers. The well water is drawn by a mechanical pump.

The benefits

A water well:

  • Will provide unlimited water at only the cost to pump it out (once installed)
  • Can be cleaner than municipal water sources
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Oct 01

A list of things every man needs at home

A list of things every man needs at home

Call them bachelor pad essentials or modern man needs; I call them important! Whether collaborating on a dream home with the wife or creating an epic bachelor pad, here is a list of the things every man needs at home.

1. A place to sit and eat (a coffee table doesn’t count) …

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Sep 23

Apple TV to be the Hub for the Smart Home

Apple TV to be the Hub for the Smart Home

Apple is getting close to rolling out its smart home plans in a big way. The company recently pushed out a little noticed update to its set-top box, Apple TV, to make it support HomeKit. HomeKit is Apple’s protocol for allowing connected home gadgets to …

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Sep 22

Benefits of building a water feature

Benefits of building a water feature

One of our favorite partners, Ben Mejia, owner of Sunshine Landscape Design, shares with us some of the benefits of building a water feature.

Have you ever though about adding a water feature? You might be thinking: What are the benefits of building a water feature? There are several key benefits …

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Sep 16

How to choose the right lot

How to choose the right lot

Carefully analyzing lots can help you save big money and make the best decision on which piece of land is perfect for you. Below is a list of important factors to consider when selecting a lot. The good news is you don’t have to go it alone; we can help!

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Sep 04

The best places in Austin to watch football

The best places in Austin to watch football

To help you with the ever important decision of where to watch the big games, here is a guide of some of Austin’s best neighborhood spots for football. We hope you find a new favorite haunt, or get inspired to sample the fun offered by each …

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Aug 28

Making Selections for a Custom Home

Making Selections

The selection process can be the best part of the home building process, but it can also be the most frustrating if you don’t understand it. First, what is a selection? It is the items you must go to the store to select for your home. Items you might need to select …

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