What To Do Before Moving To Your New Custom Home

custom homeBefore you move into your newly constructed custom home, you and your custom home builder will do a final walk through, which will be your final inspection. This will offer you a chance to check for items that need to be adjusted or corrected, know about how your new custom home works, and ask questions about things that you don’t understand. In most cases a Myrtle Beach home builder will use this time to educate the homeowners about

  • How the components of the house work
  • The maintenance and upkeep of the house
  • Warranty procedures and coverage
  • The community where your new home is located.

How to operate the components of the new custom home?

When you purchase a certain piece of equipment, like a washing machine or a printer, you need to read the instructions so you could understand how to use all of their features. With a new custom home, you will get lots of instruction booklets. It’s even better if someone could show you how to use features of your home like the water heater, heating and cooling systems, and more. This type of orientation is crucial because in most cases, people who are moving to their new custom homes seem to have no time to create the instruction booklets carefully.

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Everything To Know Before You Build A House Extension

Myrtle Beach home builderYou have to deal with two things first before you start building a house. The first one is getting all the building regulation approval and determine if planning permission is required. More than likely, you may require both. In some instances, you may manage to get away with only requiring the building regulation approval if your planned extension is within a specific limit. So before you go hiring a Myrtle Beach home builder, there are a few things you need to deal with first.

Approvals You or a Myrtle Beach Home Builder Needs To Obtain

The Area

If the area where you plan to build an extension will use up more than half of the original space of the garden, then you need to have a planning permission.

Boundary

Be ready to get planning permission when the height of your extension is over thirteen feet high and within two feet and size inches of the boundary regardless of the section of the boundary.

Conservation Area

The environment will always come first and preserving what cannot be replaced easily is important. Any building extension within an area of unmatched natural beauty needs permission.

Height

This is an important factor in any type of construction. Any addition to a home that is higher than the highest section of the roof the house will need to approval of planning authorities.

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