Author: Perkinson Homes

Looking Ahead: Designing for Multigenerational Living

Perkinson Homes understands that family dynamics are constantly evolving. With the rise of multigenerational living, where multiple generations live under one roof, it’s essential to create spaces that accommodate the diverse needs of each family member. Today, we want to explore the art of designing homes that foster harmony and functionality for multigenerational living.

Enhancing Home Living: The Vital Role of Landscape Design in Custom Home Construction

The design of the landscape your home sits on is one aspect that is often underestimated yet crucial in the overall custom home design process. A home’s exterior is just as important as its interior, and thoughtful landscaping can elevate the living experience to new heights. In this blog, we’ll discuss why landscape design is indispensable in home construction and cover the essential elements that go into crafting outdoor spaces that seamlessly complement indoor living.

Illuminating Spaces: Harnessing Natural Light in Home Design

At Perkinson Homes, we’re no strangers to the profound impact that natural light can have on the ambiance and functionality of a living space. It’s not just about aesthetics; it’s about creating environments that nurture well-being and enhance everyday living. One of the key ways we achieve this is by strategically placing a home where it’ll get plenty of natural light and incorporating elements such as skylights and large windows into our home designs.

Luxury Custom Home Features: Living Rooms

Welcome back to our blog series dedicated to exploring the various elements of a Perkinson Homes luxury custom home. Today, we’re delving into one of the most used areas of the home—the living room. As a custom home builder, Perkinson Homes has had the pleasure of designing living spaces that embody comfort, style, and extravagance. Let’s dive into some key features that elevate a living room from ordinary to extraordinary.

Building Dream Homes for Pet Lovers: Crafting Pet-Friendly Paradises

At Perkinson Homes, we’ve had the pleasure of working with countless families, and one thing’s for sure – pets are not just animals; they’re cherished members of the family. Our very own Beckett Perkinson even holds a position on the Perkinson staff! So, why shouldn’t they have a say in the design of their abode too? That’s where we come in, turning dreams into reality by creating pet-friendly features and spaces that cater to both human and furry inhabitants alike.

The Value of Interior Designers

As a custom home builder, we understand the profound impact that every detail has on the outcome of a project. From the initial blueprint to the finishing touches, each decision shapes the ambiance and functionality of a home. For those reasons, we regularly collaborate with interior designers throughout the building process. In this blog, we’ll delve into the invaluable contributions that interior designers bring to the table and why their involvement is indispensable in our ability to create genuinely exceptional custom homes.

Perkinson Homes Awarded Best of Houzz 2024

Perkinson Homes of Midlothian, Virginia has won a “Best of Houzz award for Design” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design, including the all-in-one software solution for industry professionals. The third generation home builder was chosen by the millions of homeowners that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 3 million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.

Luxury Custom Home Features: Kitchens

In the eyes of many, the kitchen is the home’s heartbeat. It’s where culinary creations come to life, where families gather to share meals, and where memories are made. The team at Perkinson Homes is dedicated to crafting spaces that resonate with individuality and functionality; we understand the pivotal role a kitchen plays in a home. Today, let’s delve into the world of custom kitchen designs and explore how we’re embracing the latest trends of 2024 to create truly remarkable culinary sanctuaries.

Construction Loans: What Options Do Clients Have?

Before we dive into the specific types of construction loans, let’s clarify what a construction loan is and how it differs from a traditional mortgage. A construction loan is a short-term loan specifically designed to fund the construction of a new home. Unlike a mortgage used to purchase an existing home, a construction loan provides financing to cover the costs of building from the ground up. Typically, construction loans have higher interest rates and shorter terms than traditional mortgages, reflecting the higher risk associated with financing a property that doesn’t yet exist.

Luxury Custom Home Features: Backyard & Outdoor Spaces

As a custom home builder, Perkinson Homes understands the allure of a well-designed outdoor oasis. Your backyard isn’t just an extension of your home; it’s a canvas waiting to be transformed into a sanctuary where you can unwind, entertain, and create lasting memories with family and friends. Today, let’s explore the endless possibilities of enhancing your outdoor living space, focusing on key features like pools, outdoor seating, and kitchens to help you make the most of your backyard retreat.