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22 03, 2017

Free Home Building Resources

If you're thinking about building a new home in Houston, you probably aren't sure where to begin. Houston is a wonderful place to build a new home, but the process can be a bit overwhelming if you've never done it before. Even if you have built a new home in Houston before, it can be a [...]

15 03, 2017

Featured Floor Plan: The Hallmark

This month's featured floor plan is The Hallmark. The Hallmark floor plan is a lovely 2 story brick and stone home with formal dining room, 4 bedrooms and 4000 square feet of space. The master bedroom suite is located on the main floor making this an excellent home for those who are considering aging in place [...]

8 03, 2017

Sherwin-Williams Enhances Favorite Interior Paints to Take Performance to the Next Level

As custom home builders in Houston, we know how important it is to use a paint that can hold up to all that the elements, kids, and pets can dish out. That's why we love Sherwin-Williams products and are excited to learn about their upgraded products. Taking Paint Performance to the Next Level Creating the next [...]

1 03, 2017

Events in Houston this March

Last month it was all about the Super Bowl, this month it's all about the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo! Of course, there are other events in Houston this March, but the rodeo is a big part of what makes Houston so great. If the rodeo isn't your thing, or you're just looking for other [...]

22 02, 2017

Building Your New Custom Home with Resale in Mind

If you listened to our podcast last week, then you know we try to guide our homeowners to build  their custom homes with the resale in mind. Of course no one wants to think about moving before they’ve even moved into their newly built home, but the truth is unless you’re planning on aging in [...]

15 02, 2017

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record-High

As certified Aging in Place specialists, we're not surprised to learn that builder confidence in the 55+ housing market is at an all time high. This article from the National Association of Home Builders explains in great detail what we've known for a while about the 55+ housing market. From the NAHB: Builder confidence in [...]

8 02, 2017

Texas Home and Garden Show at Houston

Don’t miss the 30th Anniversary Texas Home & Garden Show Houston, the premiere destination for all your home improvement needs. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with qualified home improvement experts, find huge savings with more than 300 exhibitors, and even test out products for your home. February 12 -14 at NRG Center you’ll find [...]

1 02, 2017

Things to do in Houston this February

If you're looking for things to do in Houston this February then be sure to check out this list of great events taking place this month in Houston. Of course, it's almost entirely about the Super Bowl, at least for the first week. We're also celebrating the Chinese New Year and Mardi Gras, so there [...]

25 01, 2017

How to Help the Victims of Tornadoes in the South

At Morning Star Builders, we've been building and remodeling homes in Houston and we know how important it is to have a place at the end of the day where you can settle in with family. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the recent tornadoes. As of Monday, 20 people have been [...]

18 01, 2017

Easy Things to Make Your Home More Eco Friendly

  We all want to do our best to lessen our carbon footprint, but we can’t all build new, energy efficient homes. If you live in an older home and would like to make it more eco-friendly without spending a lot of money here are some great tips for an energy efficient home. Easy Things to Make [...]