Following a Home Remodel

The view with a nature conservancy across the lake, along with the flat shoreline: these are two reasons why the owners of Atwater decided to purchase a property they knew would need both an addition and a significant renovation. Could the property, a 3-bedroom, single bathroom A-Frame have the potential ...

Creating a Kid-Friendly Custom Home 

When designing your new custom home, you need to take into consideration those who will dwell in the home. If there are children in the mix and that will be cohabitating with adults, their needs must be front and center in the design process and the materials used in the home in ...

Organize Your Custom-Built Home

This weekend’s Super Blood Wolf January moon is the opportunity for reflecting, transition and completion of projects that began since the new moon at the end of the year.  Many of us made ambitious resolutions at the start of the new year, and this weekend is a good time to reevaluate what's serving us, and what's ...

A Home Gym in Your Custom Home

A new year is a time for resolutions and 45% of American’s resolution is to lose weight or get in shape. A great way to get in shape is to have a state-of-the-art gym in your custom home. Whether you are building a new dream home or would like to ...

Selecting Flooring for Your Custom Lake Home

One of the biggest decisions to be made when building your custom lake home is selecting the flooring. It can feel very overwhelming with the number of options to choose from. Not only are you choosing between wood and tile, laminate and concrete, but you then must select the type of wood, shape of ...

Colby Construction Master Bed

Winter Naps in your Custom Home

Winter is a time for restoration and reflection. Many animals hibernate during the winter months, and humans should also allow their bodies time to recover from the constant pace of life’s demands. We see an increase in colds and cases of flu in the winter months, and it’s no wonder ...

Holiday Entertaining In Custom Home

The holiday season is in full swing. What is the best way to enjoy this time, rather than feeling stressed out and overwhelmed? The best advice? Keep it simple! When you live in a beautiful custom home, it doesn’t take much effort to make your home ready to entertain friends ...