Having A House Built? Some Things To Have Built In And Customized

Posted on: 23 December 2014

One of the best things about having your home built is that you can have everything just the way you want it. The rooms are arranged and the size you need them to be, and the floors and walls are the colors and materials you want. Since you are getting the house itself made to order, why not go a step further and have customized furnishings too? You can add many things to your house so they fit in with the look and feel without the need to shop endlessly. In addition, these built-in furnishings can be done in a way that saves space.

Entertainment Center

It can be very hard to find an entertainment center that fits all your electronic components perfectly. Add to that all the accessories, videos and games, and you will never have just the right one. If you want to ensure that the unit you have will not only hold what you need it to hold, but will fit into the space allotted for it, and be made of the right material to look good in the room, have it built when the house is being constructed. If you feel you will want to move it to a different wall at some point, you do not need to have it built into the wall, but keep it as a separate piece.

Shelving and Cupboards

Everyone looks for shelving and cupboards in the kitchen and bathroom. However, when having your home built, you can have it added to the laundry area, bedrooms and even in the halls. If you need a place to set decor on a wall, have it pre-built into the home. This way you will not have to worry about finding the studs and hanging a shelf straight. Having cupboards in the laundry room and bedrooms provides extra places to store items like cleaning supplies and toys.

Outdoor Barbecue Grill

Instead of having a mobile propane grill on the back porch, have a brick one built. The contractors can create one that will work in the same way as a portable grill, with an area for grilling and a side where you can cook with pots and pans. You can even have a gas line brought from the street to the grill instead of having to worry about changing tanks all the time.

You are paying to have the house you want built the way you want it. Do not stop at the floors and walls. If there is something you would like to have as a permanent part of the house, have it built-in when the house is being finished. Now it can really be the house of your dreams.

If you want to know more or have other questions, contact a professional like Scott L Gerald Custom Cabinetry to learn more.