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Small House Design

I have been advocating for years the benefit of small house design and construction. From personal experience I have seen how efficient, cost effective and social a smaller home can be. We have a 1,200 square foot lake cottage and a 3,500 square foot home. No one in our family

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Carpentry Incorporated

In respect for the carpentry trade, I have decided to add a new service to LaFollette Custom Homes. Carpentry Incorporated takes our best talent that we use on our custom projects and makes those individuals available for small projects and service work. Highly trained and highly educated in their craft. All of

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Architecture and The Green Movement

I have been frustrated with the lack of awareness concerning the value of “Green Technologies” in the construction industry. Everyone wants to know if the products they are using are “Green”. A whole industry has emerged that instructs us (architects, builders and contractors) on the principles of green building. State

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Custom isn’t custom anymore

I have often considered removing the word “custom” from the company name. It has become a standard slogan to be “custom” in the construction industry. If you are a builder who builds in a plated sub-division and offer variations to your standard floor plan, are you a custom builder? If

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