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Keeping Our Local Waterways Healthy

July 4, 2018 12:06 pm

Hillsborough NC Custom Home Builder Collins Design-Build notes that we all enjoy the benefits of having healthy local water resources... View Article


100 Year Old Reclaimed Heartwood Pine Flooring Finds New Life

March 17, 2017 10:38 am

The story of how two 100 year old Dairy Farm houses transformed our Modern Farm house – The Brookview: Since... View Article


Growing Options for Seniors Ready to Move

October 29, 2016 3:31 pm

For many seniors, making the decision to move or downsize to a smaller home can be emotionally challenging. After raising... View Article


Light Up Your Home with Exterior Lighting

August 26, 2016 6:49 pm

Hillsborough NC Custom Home Builder, Collins Design-Build talks lighting. The days are slowly getting shorter and the lights in your... View Article


Collins Design-Build Wins Best Green Remodel

August 6, 2016 2:21 pm

The Home Builders Association of Durham Orange & Chatham Counties (HBADOC) announces Durham NC Custom Home Builder Collins Design-Build has... View Article


How Much Is Building ‘Green’ Worth to You?

July 6, 2016 2:25 am

If you could save $1,000 each year on your total utility costs, how much more would you be willing to... View Article


Building a Home in an Established Neighborhood

May 28, 2016 11:11 am

If asked to describe your dream home, you might initially focus on its size, features and appearance. But how about... View Article


Small Homes with Big Value

April 26, 2016 7:42 pm

Not all homebuyers are looking for a house with a massive floor plan. In fact, a wide variety of lifestyle... View Article


Collins Design-Build earns RESNET Energy Smart Builder Qualification

March 21, 2016 7:45 pm

Hillsborough NC Builder, Collins Design-Build earns RESNET Energy Smart Builder Qualification. In order to qualify for RESNET certification, home energy... View Article


12 Home Design Trends to Watch

February 20, 2016 2:25 pm

The National Association of Home Builders recently announced the winners of the Best in American Living Awards (BALA) – a... View Article


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