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What are Your Priorities for a Custom Home’s Features and Finishes?

Are you building a custom home? Congratulations! Many people dream of building a new custom home for their family. If you’re fortunate enough to make it a reality, you’ll need to consider your customizations. What are your top priorities for a custom home’s features and finishes?

Let’s look at each room in your new home and the available customization options and create the home of your dreams.

What are Your Priorities for a Custom Home’s Features and Finishes?

Eco-Friendly Home Building Design

Sustainability is a huge consideration for custom home design. An eco-conscious approach prioritizes green energy sources like solar systems, high-quality insulation, and energy-efficient windows. These systems lower your household carbon footprint.

Green roofs and systems for harvesting rainwater for your garden cut down on your consumption of resources. These cost-saving measures reduce household expenses, resulting in long-term energy and water savings.

Smart Home Automation

Integrating smart systems into your custom home is another important consideration to improve energy efficiency, reduce costs, and enhance convenience. Control your interior climate, lighting, security, and even your entertainment through your smartphone. Embrace automation and electronic systems, and future-proof your new home.

Privacy and Security

Security and privacy are important considerations for any home in your custom design. Installing security systems with smart locks, integrated alarms, and surveillance cameras protects your property and family.

Master Suites

Make your bedroom a true sanctuary in your custom home by installing customizations like:

  • Walk-in closets with extra storage
  • Spa baths
  • Rainfall showers
  • En-suite bathrooms with intelligent lighting
  • Heated floors
  • Climate-control systems
  • Dedicated laundry room space

Home Office

A well-planned home office is a must in your custom home design if you work from home. Prioritize features like soundproofing to minimize distractions, connectivity solutions for high-speed broadband access, and natural light to create a comfortable but effective workspace.

Home Entertainment

Your luxury home floor plan should include a family room for entertainment. Offer screens that deliver a captivating audiovisual experience and technology like an 8K TV. Don’t forget reclining theatre-style seating, and surround sound. Add popcorn and slushie machines to indulge your family in hours of endless enjoyment.

Multipurpose Spaces

Custom home design in 2024 must include the concept of building multipurpose spaces. Adaptable furniture and flexible room design transform any living space to your needs. Your media room could become an additional living space. Guest rooms can become a home office for optimal versatility.

Home Gyms

Keep yourself healthy at home without the hassle of driving to the gym every day. Install cardio and weight equipment, add a sauna and a cold plunge, and don’t forget the wall-to-wall full-length mirrors.


Fit smart fridges that auto-order your groceries when they run low. Install versatile storage systems into a kitchen island and add a walk-in pantry. You can also choose a gas burner with a custom hood. Also, a professional chef oven and broiler can enhance your culinary skills in your dream home.

Luxury Dining Room

An eye-catching dining table with fashionable chairs is a must. Choose custom colors that vibe well with natural light and custom light fixtures to round off your custom home features and finishes.

Outdoor Living Space

Fit automatic doors and additional storage spaces to the garage. Set up an outdoor kitchen with a smoker and grill. Fit fridges and increase comfort with sunken lounges for premium outdoor entertainment.

A pool and outdoor music system are also great for entertaining guests. Finish the evening by gathering around the fire pit to tell stories.

Graves Development Resources | Land Developer in Omaha, Nebraska

Graves Development Resources (GDR) has been designing and building the market’s finest neighborhoods since 2000, with over 5,000 homesites and important commercial development projects throughout Douglas and Sarpy Counties.

Our pages showcase current neighborhoods where new home buyers may select from hundreds of home sites. We are definitely “phone friendly” and welcome the opportunity to provide you with all the information you need before making one of the most important decisions for your family’s future. Contact us with any questions.

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