From the tiles on the floor to the tiles on the roof you can have complete control for the ultimate home that’s uniquely yours by building your own home ‘สร้างบ้าน’. The epitome home owner fantasy is to be able to design and build a luxury modern home where every detail can be chosen and customized to fit exactly your family life. Have you ever dreamed of a fabulous master suite with walk-in wardrobes, a wet room with luxury fittings and a balcony for panoramic evening views of the sun-set? Or perhaps you have more practical considerations such as a home office, beauty room, and home gym with sprung flooring or even an indoor endless pool? Of course, this fantasy would be set in contemporary architect designed infrastructure to accommodate those wow features that set aside your property from all others, an imperial staircase, floor to ceiling windows and of course a magnificent facade for the jaw-dropping kerb-appeal.
Building your own trendy home doesn’t have to cost the earth and often offers better value for money than buying a house through a real-estate broker in the usual manner. Another benefit of building your own home is that you will find higher quality craftmanship, materials and appliances. No more dealing with awkward layouts of older houses, you can pick the design that matches your exact family needs with the number of rooms, space and location exactly as you want. Add to this a feeling of pride in adding a new building to your community and providing employment opportunities in doing so and the advantages or building your own home are clear.
Getting down to the bricks and mortar, the underlying of structure of your home is important to consider. Modern building techniques offer many different construction methods and you can pick and choose from brick and block building, timber frame, steel framed construction, concrete form-work and insulated structural panels to name a few. The wider environment and site location and orientation should be considered when choosing your construction method. Availability of materials, local expertise and building or safety regulations will also play a role in your final decision. Where possible energy efficient materials, methods and fixtures should be used. Not only will this minimize the environmental impact of your new home, but it will also lower the ongoing running costs and boost the resale value of your home. You may even consider adding a renewable energy source such as solar panels, ground source heating or even an air source heat pump.
Once your heart is set upon building your own home, the most important job is to find a trusted and reliable home builder ‘รับสร้างบ้าน’. In order to find one with a top reputation look for any awards or trade body membership. Check out online reviews and look if there is any record of complaint against the company. Every home builder will offer a policy of after sales service and a building guarantee so compare their terms and ask any questions you have.