Important Questions to Ask Your Potential Home Builder

If you’re deciding to purchase a custom built home, you’ll want to do a great deal of research before choosing your builder. There are so many options out there, and they aren’t all created equal when it comes to the quality of home they’ll be building.   There are some essential questions you should ask […]

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5 Reasons Why Custom Homes Are More Energy Efficient

Purchasing a custom home is an investment in many ways, particularly in energy efficiency. By designing your own home, you have the opportunity to create a living space that will save money and natural resources for years to come. If you’re wondering how new homes are able to make a significant positive impact on your […]

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Make Your Custom Home’s Landscape Pop

So your new custom home is finally finished here in Murfreesboro, TN, and it looks amazing… on the inside. The outside landscape probably isn’t anything great. Construction can take its toll on the landscape, and if you’re building in a new neighborhood on new lot, hopefully you’re lucky enough to have some fresh sod and […]

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5 Benefits To Starting Fresh with a Custom-Built Home

When it comes to getting a new home, homebuyers are presented with the option between buying an old home, buying a new home, or building a home. All three have their pros and cons. Since home building is what we do, we’ll point out a few benefits to having your home custom built.

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5 Benefits of Adding a Bar to Your Custom Home

If you love to entertain guests and host parties, a home bar would make a perfect addition to your custom home. You can choose to add one to your kitchen, bonus room, library, office, rec room, or even outdoors! Here are a few benefits to having your own personal bar in your home as well […]

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4 Kitchen Ideas to Choose From for an Update in 2017

Kitchens are an exciting area of most homes. Kitchens and the extensions of them tend to be warm and inviting; it’s where meals are made and time is spent together with family and friends. In 2017, you can plan to make your kitchen even more enjoyable by deciding to give it one of the following […]

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3 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

The start of a new year always brings new ambitions and goals, in hopes that these things will get accomplished or become healthy habits for the future. While we’re typically focused on resolutions for ourselves, why not commit to a few that are extensions of ourselves — resolutions for our home.  You probably spend the […]

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Deciding Between a Wood vs Gas Fireplace for Your Custom Home

Since it gets pretty cold even here in Middle Tennessee, a nice addition to a home is a fireplace. But how do you decide between a wood vs gas fireplace? Each has their own benefits and drawbacks, depending on what you value more and what you are willing to sacrifice. Here are a few pros […]

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8 Things Your Custom Home Needs After the Kids Leave 

Once the kids move out of the house, a home that was once the perfect size becomes too large — definitely more spacious than you and your spouse can fill. This is the time most empty nesters begin looking for a new home that better suits their new lifestyle as a condensed family. A home for […]

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Simple Organization Tips for Your Custom Built Home

Simple Organization Tips for Your Custom Built Home Have you noticed that after moving into your custom-built home in Murfreesboro, TN that your home seems to be a bit disorganized? If you didn’t take the time to create an organizational plan for your new home, you are now tasked with organizing an entire house. Try […]

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The Benefits of Homes Designed for Smaller Lots

Despite what the photographs show, not all custom homes are gigantic. There are many instances when looking over a custom home builder’s portfolio that the homes shown look more like mansions than your average residence… not something that all families are looking for. In addition to a large home not being everyone’s cup of tea, if you’re […]

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Repurposing Rooms You Don’t Need

Some people think that just because a room is called a dining room, it has to be used to dine in. And a laundry room is for laundry only. But what would happen if you ignored those room titles and rethought their potential? Do you have to have a formal living room? Or a breakfast […]

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Top Homes From The Movies

Our goal at Heritage Custom Homes is to provide you a home to be cherished for generations. Take a look at these well-loved homes that have continued to capture everyone’s attention for years. Gone With The Wind If you weren’t already enamored enough with Scarlett O’Hara, her home matched her beauty and gave us all […]

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Moving? Use these 7 Simple Moving Tips

Moving? Use these 7 Simple Moving Tips. If you’re about to move into your brand new custom-built home, you are most likely stressing about the packing process. For some, packing and unpacking can be a very frustrating event and they absolutely dread moving for this reason. Instead of worrying about your valuables and items, use […]

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The Best Gardening Tips To Try This Season

Spring is officially in the air. Among many other things, this means that it’s time to begin growing fresh produce right outside of your door. Whether you’re an experienced gardener, or this is your first time planting, all gardeners can benefit from learning and implementing the following tricks for the season. A New Way to […]

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3 Kitchen Trends for Your Custom Home

As the fall season kicks into gear, you might be tempted to spend some more time in your custom home’s cozy kitchen. There’s nothing quite like having a comfortable and warm kitchen to escape to when the temperatures starts to drop! At Heritage Custom Homes, we understand how much custom home owners value their kitchen. […]

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Custom Homes – 4 Trendy Benefits of an Open Floor Plan

Picking a floor plan for your custom home is a complicated undertaking. There are so many styles and trends to watch leading to a seemingly endless amount of options at your disposal. One of these incredibly popular trends is an open floor plan. An open floor plan will make a room feel larger and more, well, […]

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Could a Unique Micro-Home be the Living Solution for You?

As we all know, property is a major expense. This has lead to some amazingly innovative solutions that are shaping the future of what it means to be a home owner. Do you ever feel as though your home is too spacious? Are you looking for a change; perhaps to downsize? Have you every considered […]

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4 Benefits of Using LED Lighting In Your Custom Home

One of the emerging interior lighting trends we at Heritage Custom Homes have been seeing lately is the use of LED lighting options. Aside from the plentiful design options available, LED lighting also offers a host of other benefits that will promote ocular health and lower power bills. Read about the top four benefits of […]

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Reinvent Your Space – 6 Great Garage Conversion Ideas

Most people use their garage for storage, but your garage has the potential to be a unique and special part of your home. People are always finding innovative ways to utilize the ample space provided by their garage. Get creative; find a conversion project that fits your own needs! Reinvent the space of your beautiful […]

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Powerful Plants – The Best Indoor Plants for Your Home

For some people, the best part of building a brand new custom home is getting to decorate it! Indoor plants have always been interior decorating staples because they provide low-maintenance beauty, but they can also provide another very important benefit: cleaner air. With all the time we spend indoors escaping the unforgiving Middle Tennessee heat, […]

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Illuminate Your Space – 4 Lighting Trends for 2015

When looking to add unprecedented style to your home, look no further than the 2015 indoor lighting trends. There is no shortage of creative and unique ways to light up your indoor space to suit the unique décor of you home. When it comes to the latest lighting trends, there is something for everybody – […]

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Enjoy A Safe and Fun Fourth of July This Summer

Each summer, millions of people all over America make plans to celebrate our country’s independence on the 4th of July. With endless options from small family gatherings to large fireworks viewings, it is safe to say that there is something out there for everyone. Choosing to host a 4th of July party is often a […]

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Dog Days of Summer: Make Sure Your Backyard Is Dog-Friendly

We all know how much our dogs love to play. A warm summer day is a perfect time to get out and enjoy the nice weather with your dog, and those with a backyard don’t even need to leave the house to do so! When building a custom home, you have the opportunity to design […]

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Bring Your Work Home – Adding a Home Office To Your Custom Home

This day and age, it is not uncommon for people to occasionally work from home. Some people, such as architects and lawyers, can even work from home full-time! There are many benefits of having a nice and quiet space in your home that will allow you to get some work done when you need to, […]

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3 Ways You Can Keep Memorial Day Patriotic

Memorial Day is the day we have set aside to honor those that have died while serving our country in the armed forces. The extended weekend is nice for spending time with friends and family, and it is common for folks to organize gatherings to celebrate the holiday. It is also common, however, for those […]

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Unique Types of Furniture You Should Consider Adding to Your Custom Home

At Heritage Custom Homes, we encourage our clients to think outside of the box when it comes to planning, building, furnishing and decorating their custom home. You don’t have to have the same colors or types of furniture that Susie and John down the street have. It is your custom home, so make it as […]

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6 Things You Must Have in Your Murfreesboro Luxury Home

When building your luxury home in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, you may become easily overwhelmed with your plethora of options. From gorgeous patios to magnificent staircases, the possibilities are endless. However, if you truly want the most luxurious of homes in all of Murfreesboro, make sure you have at least the following six aspects incorporated into your […]

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6 Resounding Reasons to Build a Custom Home in Murfreesboro, TN

When you grow tired of your old home, your first thought may be to browse through the local Murfreesboro real estate listings. There are hundreds of homes for sale in this city, but each one holds a major problem: they are not exactly what you want. Instead of settling for just another home in Murfreesboro, […]

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4 Factors to Consider When Building Your Custom Home

Deciding to build a custom home is a major, but life changing, decision. When building your new home, you must take a variety of factors into consideration. In fact, many of these factors do not have to do with your actual home! Be sure to consider the following: Neighborhood If you have children, or enjoy […]

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Quickly Organize Your Garage With These 4 Simple Hacks

Is your garage one of those rooms that you tend to let go? The garage has always been the area where everyone tosses their dirty shoes, yard tools are piled up on top of each other, and there are a dozen junk drawers filled with odds and ends. And, when you venture into the garage […]

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Enhance Your Kitchen With 3 Simple Hacks

When designing your custom home, you want to ensure that your home is as welcoming and relaxing as possible. The kitchen can be one of the most stressful rooms in the house. Plus, it also the most trafficked home in the house. When building your home, you need to design your custom kitchen with organization, […]

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Custom Home Trends You Should Consider For 2015

Every year, new interior, exterior and home design trends emerge. In 2015, if you’re building a custom home in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, you owe it to yourself to consider adding these trends to your new home. Outdoor Living Options From a patio, to a pool, to an outdoor kitchen, adding an area in your backyard to […]

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3 Ceiling Types to Consider For Your Custom Home

When completing your custom home in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, you also have to decide on the type of ceiling you want. You don’t have to settle for a boring, flat ceiling. You’re building a custom home with Heritage Custom Homes, so your ceiling should be custom too! Check out these three unique types of ceilings that […]

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Have a Small Room? Make the Most of It!

Small spaces can do more than make us feel claustrophobic. These tiny rooms can decrease our productivity and creativity, and even have an affect on our mood. But did you know that a few interior design tips and tricks make even the smallest of spaces seem large? Try these tips in your home today. Choose […]

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Make Sure Your Home Office Has These 4 Necessities

Choosing to work from home or have your own home office can be very liberating! However, if your home office is not set up properly, you could be working in a very unproductive environment. If you’re looking to have an efficient and effective home office, make sure your room has these 4 must-haves! A Comfortable […]

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4 Easy Tips for Organizing Your Kitchen

Do you find yourself overwhelmed every time you enter your kitchen? When you begin to cook, do you seem to scramble all over the place trying to find an appliance, tool or object? If so, it’s time for you to get your kitchen up to speed with these simple organization tips! Use shelves for cookbooks […]

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What To Expect When Building Your Heritage Custom Home

So you’ve chosen to build a custom home for you and your family. Congratulations! This is an exciting decision to make and process to experience. When you partner with Heritage Custom Homes in Murfreesboro, TN to build your brand new home, you can expect to go through the following process. Be Patient Building your dream […]

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3 Reasons to Move into the Harvest Woods Community

Murfreesboro, Tennessee was recently listed at #11 in the list of fastest growing cities in the United States. While our area is growing rapidly, there are parts of our town that still retain the small community feeling and southern charm. At the Harvest Woods community located in North Murfreesboro, you’ll find all of the perks […]

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Get Your Home Ready For the Holidays

Whether we like it or not, the holidays are approaching – and fast! With just over a month until Halloween, it’s time to start getting your home ready for the fall and winter holidays. Use these holiday decorating tips to ensure that you get the most out of this holiday season in your Heritage Custom […]

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5 Ways To Avoid the Stress of Moving

It’s a well-known fact: moving is one of the most stressful situations in life. However, moving to a new home tends to be a necessary evil for many of us, especially depending on our life situation. If you’re getting ready to make a big move, use these tips to stay calm and avoid stress during […]

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Spice Up Your Patio With 5 Outdoor Necessities

Do you notice that your guests avoid your patio? Is your outdoor decor lacking or outdated? If so, it’s time to spice up your patio! Heritage Custom Homes in Murfreesboro, TN designs multiple patios to go along with the custom-built homes we create. Use these five patio furniture accessories to transform your patio into a […]

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Simple Organization Tips for Your Custom Built Home

Have you noticed that after moving into your custom-built home in Murfreesboro, TN that your home seems to be a bit disorganized? If you didn’t take the time to create an organizational plan for your new home, you are now tasked with organizing an entire house. Try using these simple tips to not only ensure […]

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4 Easy Painting Tips for Homeowners

When you move into your custom built home in Murfreesboro, TN, you’ll have the opportunity to paint the walls to match your personal interior decor and style. However, not many homeowners have professional painting experience and therefore may be a little worried about the outcome of their paint job. Don’t be nervous! Simply use these […]

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5 Items Every Home Absolutely Needs

There’s something about each and every house that makes it a home. Whether it’s the family that inhabits the house, or the feeling you get every time you enter the house, every person is looking for their ‘home’. No matter what you determine makes your house a home; be sure to have these five essential […]

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Experience Murfreesboro TN with a Heritage Custom Home

If you are looking to move into a luxurious home from Heritage Custom Homes, you may be wondering about the surrounding Murfreesboro, TN area. Is it good for kids? What is there to do and see in the area? Most importantly, what are the best restaurants to try? Heritage Custom Homes has your comprehensive, all-in-one […]

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Enhance Your Custom Built Kitchen With 3 Easy Tips

The kitchen is one of the most important places in a home. This is where many families bond, spark conversation and congregate throughout the day. If you have guests, friends, and family over often, you’ll want a kitchen style that reflects the value and personality of you and your home. Use these simple design tips […]

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5 Essentials for Your New Custom-Built Home

Moving into a new home is an exciting, yet nerve wracking, process. With coordinating the moving company and transferring all of your critical accounts to the new address, you may feel as though you are forgetting something. Heritage Custom Homes of Murfreesboro, TN suggests that you remember these five essentials for a new custom-built home. […]

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Moving? Use these 7 Simple Moving Tips

If you’re about to move into your brand new custom-built home, you are most likely stressing about the packing process. For some, packing and unpacking can be a very frustrating event and they absolutely dread moving for this reason. Instead of worrying about your valuables and items, use these 7 simple moving tips to securely […]

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4 Ways to Add Your Personal Style to Your Home

When you move into a new house, your goal is to have the building eventually become your home. It may take a little bit of time, considering that you have just moved out of your old home. However, there are a few simple ways you can add your personal style to your new house and […]

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3 Benefits of a Custom-Built Home

Have you been debating between moving into a home and building a custom-designed home? Although both options have their pros and cons, we have to say that moving into a custom-built home is an unparalleled choice in comparison to moving into a home that has been lived in for multiple year’s prior. Take a look […]

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