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Designing your own home means you can add all the features you want and need. When you begin the design process, there are some tips to keep in mind to ensure you get just what you want from the contractor and that there’s room for any additional details that may come up in the future.

Simple Steps

Before jumping into a custom home design in Port St. Lucie, consider the basic steps that you need to take. You can use a pencil and a piece of paper to make a general sketch of the overall design and some of the features you want in your home before using software or other components to complete the final design.

Future Details

If you plan to have children in the future, or if you think a family member might move in with you at some point, you’re going to want to plan ahead. Instead of opting for a custom home design in Port St. Lucie with only one or two bedrooms, choose one that either includes a couple extra bedrooms or would allow for future expansion. You should also consider ways that you could work from home, or how you could add another bathroom or living room in the future in order to give your home multiple functions.

Pictures

Look at pictures of other homes to get ideas about living space, bedrooms, lighting, and exterior features. You don’t have to copy all of the details that you see, but you can use pictures to get ideas while designing your own home.

Contact BSE Construction Group for more information about how to get started on your custom design.