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Schroetlin Custom Homes is now building in WildWing!

Schroetlin Custom Homes in now building in WildWing subdivision in Timnath.  Located on Timnath Reservoir this is a beautiful setting for your new home.  Convenient to Fort Collins, Loveland, Greeley and I-25.  All lots are 2/3 of an acre to … Continue reading

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2013 Trends in Interior Decorating: From Emerald Green to a Pin Stripe Suit

Now that spring has sprung and the ever torturous “spring cleaning” is upon us, take this opportunity to revamp your interiors. According to the Decoist website, Pantone’s color of the year is Emerald. Note it’s deep, rich hue as opposed … Continue reading

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Online Access for Clients

As a service to our clients, Schroetlin Custom Homes uses a secure, easy-to-use online service that allows you to make selection decisions, approve change orders, reply to messages, check progress information, review project files, and more. Wherever you have internet … Continue reading

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Gallery of New Homes Built in 2012

Below is a video of the homes built by Schroetlin Custom Homes in 2012. The homes were built in various locations throughout Northern Colorado including Loveland, Fort Collins, Windsor, Timnath and Berthoud. For more information on building your new home … Continue reading

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Home for Sale – 5065 Soaring Peaks Dr, Loveland

THIS HOME IS SOLD Check out our video of a beautiful home we recently finished at 5065 Soaring Peaks Dr in Loveland.  It is located between Loveland and Berthoud on two acres and priced at $629,900.  Contact us today for … Continue reading

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Buying a building lot / vacant land in Northern Colorado

This post has recently been updated for 2012-2013 One of the biggest choices when deciding to build a new home is where that home will be built.  It is still a good time to purchase land in Fort Collins, Loveland and … Continue reading

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Real estate experts report encouraging signs in Loveland, Fort Collins

The article below represents what we have been seeing in the housing market for the past year.  While there are still plenty of building lots and land available, the excellent deals that could be had just several months ago are … Continue reading

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Gallery of New Homes Built in 2011

Below is a video of some of the homes built by Schroetlin Custom Homes in 2011. The homes were built in various locations throughout Loveland, Fort Collins, Timnath and Berthoud. For more information on building your new home please visit … Continue reading

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House Plans are now Online

We have just posted sixteen house plans to our website.  It’s difficult to find a plan that fits your needs exactly, but this can be a good starting point in your search for a new home.  We can modify any of these … Continue reading

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Building a New Home versus Buying an Existing Home

Are you thinking about a new home in the Fort Collins or Loveland area? Have you debated whether to buy an existing home or build a new home? From energy efficiency to modern conveniences, there are a number of benefits to building a … Continue reading

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Does a “Custom Home” mean an expensive home?

A “custom” home can mean many different things. Yes, it can signify a million dollar home with luxurious finishes, but it doesn’t necessarily mean that. Often times “custom” simply means that it’s a specific home plan designed for a specific … Continue reading

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Building Permit Fees

Most people are shocked at how much permit fees are for new construction.  When building a new home the City or County that you are located in charges permit and impact fees.  The City of Loveland, City of Fort Collins, … Continue reading

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Cost per square foot – how much does it cost to build a new home?

This is usually one of the first questions a person asks.  It is understandable as everybody is looking for a starting point to determine the feasibility of building a new home, but it should be used with caution.  A Lexus and … Continue reading

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Homeowner Involvement During the Construction Process

Many of our clients are very involved in the entire planning and construction process.  Some choose not to be involved except for major decisions.  Here is a description of the two extremes of homeowner participation: The Highly Involved Homeowner – … Continue reading

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Central Vacuum System – A reasonably priced option

Most of our clients are surprised to find out that a central vacuum system is a relatively affordable option to install in a new home. A central vacuum system can be installed for around $2,500 (based on a home with … Continue reading

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Three Key Elements in Planning Your New Home

There is a simple formula that holds true in all new construction projects.  It is the theory that there are three main factors when building or remodeling your home.  The three factors are PRICE, SIZE, and FINISHES.  When planning a … Continue reading

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