5 Things You Need To Know When Building A New Home

Building A New Home

Building a new home from the ground up is one of the most rewarding and thrilling experiences that any person can experience. However it can seem like a daunting task that feels never ending especially when something catches you off guard during the construction.

When having a new build constructed there are a wide array of things that you need to take into consideration. When you choose Country Construction, we’ll ensure the construction process runs smoothly and you end up with the property you’ve always dreamed of.


5 Things You Need To Know About New Home Construction

When having a new home constructed there are 5 main things you need to know and take into consideration before laying the first brick or even buying the materials. The 5 things you need to know when building a new home are as follows:


New Property BuildBuilding a new home is a number game and the finances need to add up before any building work starts. When working out the finances you need to take into consider things such as architectural designs, building costs, price of materials and a number of other factors. It’s important to have a contingency pot of money in place to ensure that any unexpected problems that might arise are covered.

Building Contractors

When choosing a building contractor, it’s important to choose one that will cover all aspects of the building project. Here at Country Construction, we’ll work with you with everything from design to the finished project. We undertake home builds of all shapes and sizes.

Building A New Property


The materials you choose to construct your home are important for a number of reasons such as personal taste or legal requirements. There are many options to choose from with the popular being brick. Other materials such as concrete, wood, metal and glass are becoming common place in construction and they are used to create visually stunning properties. When it comes to building materials we can help you choose the best ones to suit your requirements and the budget you have available.


The Resale Value

It’s easy to get caught up in the complexities of the construction process and lose sight of your initial goals. From start to finish, even if you’re thinking of living there forever, it’s important to consider what the resale value of your home will be. A solid financial plan at the beginning of your building project will help you to decide whether your new home is going to make you money or whether it’s just going to be a black hole that swallows your money. If it was worst case scenario then you can adapt your plans and scale back materials or the design to make it a profitable build.

Energy Efficiency

When building your own home, it’s important to consider how energy efficient you want it to be. If you’re building a new home then you might as well make it as energy efficient as possible as it’s going to help save you money in the long run. Properties that are more energy efficient are likely to save you money on your energy bills and will make your home sustainable for the future.