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The Top 10 Things to Do in Richland, WA

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In Richland, there’s always something to do! Beautiful parks, sightseeing tours, and so many wineries – there are endless attractions in Richland, Washington! TripAdvisor has outlined the top 10 things to do in Richland, which you can see here: http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attractions-g58708-Activities-Richland_Tri_Cities_Washington.html….
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Big Rambler, large covered porch and why wouldn’t you add the covered porch?

I often wonder why folks don’t upgrade to a large covered porch when ordering a home. Having the space on the lot makes it easy. Adding the covered area in essence increases your living space. Add a fan, TV jack,…
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Terry S Pemberton-Expert Construction Loan Officer

True Built Home’s brief interview with one of the Pacific Northwest lending construction loan officer, Terry S. Pemeberton of Umpqua Bank   Terry first of all, how long have you been in the lender business, and how many years total…
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The Beauty and the Beast of hot water tanks

The is an ever growing trend that appears to be gaining each and every month which is the press towards more energy efficient items in ones home. I think every paying customer out there who gets their utility bill every month…
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Show me the equity!

In reading this article I found in it some sobering facts, especially the one about homes that are in the 200k range. If having equity in your home is important, you’ll enjoy this piece. If you would like to read…
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Equity in your home, or the lack there of

I read this article; although a few months old, I found in it some sobering facts, especially the one about homes that are in the $200k range and the owners equity, or lack there of, position. I have highlighted it…
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Raised Heel Truss

In one of the more common areas to save on your heating cost, the raised heel truss with additional insulation is one that is in reach for most of our clients. Essentially, at the ends of the hip part of…
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True Built Home-we are adding a few new plans

We have been busy and are inviting you to take a look at three new plans. The Jasmine-big, open rambler sure to delight those needing floor space. The North Wood-Perfect 2 story ready to fit on smaller city lots. The…
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Drywall Level Finish

Every once in a while we run into a difference of opinion with a client over the finish standard of our garages when they want to have the garage fully sheet-rocked. Some have come under the impression that the finish…
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3 Billion plastic bottles and some really smart people

What do you get when a company wants to make their carpet exclusively with plastic bottles? Much cleaner landfills, and oh, carpets that are the best in the world! True Built Home and Mohawk, the award winning flooring people, have teamed up…
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