Buy a Home in Florida

Looking to buy a home in Florida? Buying a new home can be tricky but we offer tips, tricks and advice for those seeking a new home in the sunny state of Florida. And when you’re ready, consider using ICI Homes as your builder in any of our fine communities or on your own lot.

Bonus Rooms and New Florida Homes

You found the floor plan you like for your new Florida home, but it has one more room than you have children to fill. Or, if you are empty-nesters, it has four bedrooms and you don’t think you’ll ever have that many guests.

Home Warranties for New Florida Homes

Not all home builders offer home warranties. Some apparently think they are perfect and you’ll never have a problem with the Florida home they just built for you.

Hurricane-Ready Homes

While we acknowledge there really isn’t a hurricane-ready home, since no one is really ready for a hurricane, you can at least count on your new Florida home withstanding the fury of a hurricane better than ever.

Moving to a Florida home

June begins the biggest time of the year for people moving. Once school lets out, the family packs up the house and takes off for their new home, usually because of a job relocation.

Garage Size — Never Enough

Everyone seems to agree that no matter how big you build a garage, it is never big enough.

Green Homes

A Green home is a eco-friendly way of living that is good for the environment , yourself and your family.  Another positive aspect of owning a green home is that it saves you money in the long run.  An environmentally friendly home uses less energy, water, natural resources and is healthier for its inhabitants.

Here are some benefits on owning a green home:

Recycled material makes the use of fewer natural resources
Green homes are built with high-quality material to make it more durable
More energy- efficient appliances saves you money on monthly utility bills
Utilizing specific building materials that are more efficient […]

Modern Bathroom: Top Ten Trend’s of 2011

Out with the old and in with the new. 2011 is just around the corner and the new trends for home design have arrived.  If you are looking to revamp your bathroom, check out Interior Design Online’s article Modern Bathroom: Top Ten Trend’s of 2011. Eco-Friendly is now the rage with natural materials, water and energy saving bathroom fixtures, organic materials and colorful designs.

2011 Modern Bathroom Trends:

Antique bathroom and furniture and accessories- Made of high quality plastic, natural stone and exotic wood
Contemporary bathroom showers-  Energy and water saving whirlpools and showers
Modern eco bathtubs design trends- Bathtubs with energy efficient […]

To Build or Not to Build…

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