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Aug 04. 2022

Working From Wine Country

Working From Wine Country It’s common to hear the term “wine country” in reference to coveted vacation destinations. Not only does the large variety of wineries and tasting rooms have its appeal, but the allure of expansive skies, sprawling vineyards, and rolling hills create their own magic in these beautiful locales. It’s fun to think about vacationing in wine country – but what if you could actually live and work there?   Holt Homes has ...

Jul 21. 2022

A Holt Sponsorship: Edgefield Concerts on the Lawn

A Holt Sponsorship: Edgefield Concerts on the Lawn At Holt Homes, we take great pride in showing support for local businesses. As a homebuilder, we build where we live and believe that having a community-focused mindset makes all the difference in bringing people together and building positive, lasting relationships. Making the effort to support local businesses is a wonderful way to unify our community and strengthen our local economy, whether ...

Jul 14. 2022

Event Spotlight: Grand Opening of Greely Farms Phase 2

Greely Farms Grand Opening of Newest Phase Our grand opening event celebrating the kickoff of Greely Farms phase 2 and completion of the new community park was a fantastic success!  Our Holt team had a wonderful afternoon in Ridgefield hanging out on the green space with our current Greely Farms residents and interested home shoppers while bonding over friendly games of Jenga and Cornhole. A delicious pizza lunch with shaved ice treats for ...

Jun 30. 2022

The Homeowner's Guide to Floor Care

Maintaining Your Floor's Appearance and Integrity One of the most satisfying aspects of owning a newly constructed home is those fresh, unblemished floors. But even homes containing the most-high quality and durable flooring can start to see the wear of daily life over time. Luckily, you can easily preserve your floor's appearance and integrity for years to come with proper and regular care. Let's break down some of the best methods for ...

Jun 29. 2022

Maintaining Your Drywall & Paint

Maintaining Your Drywall & Paint There's something so special about that first year in a brand-new Holt home. That crisp smell, those shiny new floors, the ultra-soft carpets, and, of course, those freshly painted walls…wait… is that a crack?   Fret not. Just when you're finally starting to relax into your new surroundings, so is your home, and it'll show in a process called “settling”. Cracks and flaws in drywall and paint are par for the ...

Jun 24. 2022

First-Time Homebuilder Checklist

First-Time Homebuilder Checklist Building a new home is a big deal. We know you may not know exactly where to begin your journey to your new home, and that's why we've created this helpful First-Time Homebuilder Checklist. Follow these steps, and the process will be organized and enjoyable. Establish Your Buying Power: The best first thing you can do when you are considering building a new home is to determine your budget. Too often first-timers ...