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The Homeowner’s Fall Maintenance Checklist

Now’s the ideal time of year for some important household tasks to avoid problems during winter, keep appliances and equipment working at peak performance, and be ready when spring comes! Use our handy checklist for keeping track of what needs to be done. Simply copy and customize to what your house needs! Outside – Pool,…

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Renovating an Existing Home Blends Past, Present & Future

Doing an extensive gut-renovation and addition to a waterfront home enabled our team to fulfill a wishlist the homeowners had dreamed about for years. The original 15-year-old home has breathtaking views of the Long Island sound, Manursing Island, and a peninsula of Greenwich waterfront homes. After several months of planning, demolishing part of the existing home, doubling the…

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Building Trends that Keep Getting Hotter – Thankfully!

As a builder of custom, high-end homes for the last two decades, we’ve watched technology shape trends in design and make previously only-dreamed-of functionality a reality for homeowners. It’s been great seeing how mobile device technology, home automation and monitoring systems, and advances in building materials have enhanced convenience, safety, security, sustainability, and enjoyment for…

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Creating your Custom Media Room

The day has come when you’re ready to add that special sanctuary to your home – your dream media room. Whether converting an existing space or adding something new, today’s construction, technology and design options along with a well-qualified builder can make your wishes come true.

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Choosing Lighting for Your Home

When building or remodeling a home, lighting is one of those features that makes quite an impact, from the moment a person sees the house to enjoying the rooms within, to maximizing outdoor entertaining areas. The fixtures themselves can be bold, stylish and “make a statement” or can be hidden from view so it’s the light itself that showcases the home’s features.

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When Builders & Architects Collaborate: Homeowners Win!

As builders of custom new homes, remodels and additions, it behooves us to work closely with the architect who designed the property. Having an experienced project team plays a key role in bringing the homeowner’s dreams to fruition. Establishing a strong partnership with the architect from pre-construction through completion helps to keep projects on time,…

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Why You’ll Be Glad You Invested in a Smart Home

Part of a serene living experience centers around how your home works for you. Most newly built homes, as well as older homes with recent updates and retrofits, have at least some features that fall under the “Smart Home” umbrella. Smart Home USA defines a smart home as “a residence that has appliances, lighting, heating,…

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Conceptualizing Your Outdoor Living Area

Now is an ideal time to start thinking about your outdoor living spaces, so when the warm weather arrives, you’ll have your own special oasis to enjoy with family and friends, or for quiet relaxation. What constitutes your vision of living that extends from the inside of your home to the outdoors?

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Home Building Trends: Luxury or Must-Haves?

As custom builders, we thrive on crafting luxurious homes that merge beauty, comfort, and extra “wow” factors. However, for us infrastructure geeks, those wows often originate from building methods promoting efficiency, safety, and convenience. While maybe not considered as glamorous as millwork, tile and countertops, these elements play a crucial role in living in your…

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Making Our Clients’ Wishes Come True

When building or renovating the custom homes we specialize in, it’s all about making a homeowner’s dream home come to life. Sometimes the finished house is the culmination of years of daydreaming and planning before we even get involved. That’s why it’s super when we can provide extra special touches for the individual or family…

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Our team proudly builds and remodels homes in towns throughout CT and NY.
Contact us at 203.972.6100 or info@rrbuilders.com for a free consultation on creating your dream home!