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Mar 28. 2023

Holt Home Warranties

Main types of Coverage and How to File a Claim There’s no doubt that your newly constructed Holt Home is built soundly, but that doesn’t mean defects can’t happen. Over time, your home will start the natural process of settling into its foundation, causing things to shift around. This is a completely normal process for new homes. However, it might necessitate some maintenance along the way which is where your Builder Backed Warranty program ...

Dec 16. 2022

Top Floor Plans Over 2,000 Square Feet

Introducing our Top 5 Floor Plans Over 2,000 Square Feet If you're looking for room to grow, then we've got the homes for you. We all know that moving can be a pain. It's a lot of work so if you're going to do it, you want to move to a home you can stay in for awhile. Whether you are looking for more bedrooms, a bigger kitchen, or better storage, there is one underlying common quality between all of those desirable features - more space. We ...

Dec 14. 2022

Holt Homes Home Emergencies

How to handle urgent home repairs after-hours *This article strictly addresses urgent home repair needs such as plumbing, HVAC, or electrical problems. For situations involving an immediate threat to life or property, please call 911. Plumbing leaks, furnace malfunctions, power losses, and a handful of other issues are all obstacles you may face at some point during you time as a homeowner. And while these issues are rare, especially in newly ...

Nov 24. 2022

Countertop and Tile Care

Best Practices for Countertops and Tile Maintenance Countertops and tiles: your home's unsung hero, adding more character than perhaps any other feature. And with proper care and maintenance, your countertops and tiles will reward you with years of faithful, glowing service. But what does that "proper care and maintenance" look like? Let's get into it! The BAsics When it comes to countertops and tiles, cleaning is pretty universal. At a minimum, ...

Nov 03. 2022

Relocating to the Pacific Northwest

Relocating to the Pacific Northwest The Pacific Northwest or, as us locals call it – the PNW, is a popular travel destination for adventure-seekers and nature-lovers alike. However, the past several years have seen it become a hot spot for those looking to relocate entirely. Whether you chalk this up to employment opportunities, family ties, or just a craving for the quirky Portlandia culture, one thing is certain – the region is becoming more ...

Oct 13. 2022

The Best Holt Communities For Your Lifestyle

The Best Holt Communities For Your Lifestyle Looking to put down roots in the Pacific Northwest, but not sure where to find the right place to land? We've got you covered! At Holt, we pride ourselves in providing diverse options for home shoppers with communities in widespread locations, distinctive amenities, and versatile floor plans. With so many great choices at your fingertips, it's thrilling (and maybe a bit overwhelming!) to decide where ...