Iowa natives Mr. and Mrs. Rogers knew it was time to move closer to their children and grandchildren, so they decided to plant themselves in a cozy West Des Moines neighborhood,close to entertainment, shopping, and restaurants—they can’t wait for this new adventure. Their universally-designed custom home was the perfect project for J. Thompson Builders.
Building a home exactly how you want it can be a daunting, yet exciting task. There are many things to consider, including finding the right builder, your role during the design and construction of your home, and finding the right financing. But with as many details and decisions that are required when designing and building a custom home, a few tips on what to do and what not to do may be helpful!
It’s still a work in progress but this universally designed open floor plan, which allows for wheelchair access throughout, includes a zero-threshold entry and an elevator. We aren’t sacrificing beauty for function. When finished beautiful hardwood floors on the main level will also ensure accessibility is never an issue while still looking sleek and upscale. Take a peek behind the scenes!
A few months back we introduced a custom home project with some very unique requests. The homeowner wanted a single family home with a modern contemporary house design in West Des Moines. We wanted to share a few of this unique home’s highlights, some you may never have seen before in a suburban Iowa home.