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The New Science of Building

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There’s a common, but flawed, perception that older homes are more durable than newer housing, with fewer air, vapor and moisture problems. While it’s true that some newer homes may also have these problems, they were most likely designed and built by people who didn’t understand how to get the most out of cutting edge materials and construction practices.

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Why Builders Must Be Learners

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What do today’s best builders have in common? Although the answer includes many items, there’s a common thread running through each of them: a commitment to ongoing learning.

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The Value of Trusted Associations

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You can tell a lot about someone by his or her associates, and that’s as true for businesses as it is for individuals. Every successful business understands the value of ongoing trust-based relationships with other industry professionals.

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What Makes a Project a Success?

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Some homeowners have asked: How does a builder know when a project has been a success? Well, there’s good news—the answer to this question is one of the things that defines a great builder.

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How Long Have You Been in Business?

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The National Association of Homebuilders estimates that it takes at least 3 to 5 years to create a sustainable building business. Most builders never get there: residential contractors have a failure rate higher than nearly every other business type, surpassed only by restaurants.

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Brink Custom Homes Receives Coverage in National Magazine

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Check out this article which gives a nod to John Brink as the acclaimed Tahoe builder of the magnificent Stonegate estate, which recently sold as one of the highest per-square-foot priced homes at Lake Tahoe. Brink Custom Homes is proud to be included in this Unique Homes magazine story which is available on newsstands now.

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