Recovering the Cost of Remodeling Projects

In today’s housing market, there are a variety of remodeling projects homeowners can accomplish. With a little guidance, these projects can not only make your home more livable, like adding a bathroom for a growing family, but you can also... Read More

How to Keep Home Renovations on Schedule

So you’re finally doing it. You’re getting that major renovation you’ve been wanting for a long time. Now, your biggest concern is to how keep the process on track. Here are 10 home renovation planning tips. Go over Everything with Other... Read More

COHBA’s Feature on Southwest Builders

The Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association (COHBA) was wonderful enough to feature Southwest Builders and our owner Dale Pfundt on this month’s Associate’s Spotlight! COHBA is a not-for-profit organization of nearly 1,000 building industry professionals in Oklahoma City. They are... Read More

Nailed It! Top 7 DIY Remodeling Fails

We’ve all been there. We see a great tutorial on how to refurbish an old amoire or an ‘easy-enough’ DIY on repairing your patio. However, some people just aren’t set out for a life in construction, because becoming a great do-it-yourselfer means... Read More

7 Best Patios on Pinterest

Fall has hit us once again, and you know what that means; It’s patio season! Time for you to break out a good book, your mug of warm tea and bask in the beautiful weather while the leaves fall off... Read More

10 Reasons to Add a Room to Your House

There may be just about as many different reasons to add rooms onto a current home as there are people who make this choice. The family is growing, the space wasn’t adequate to begin with, you want to increase your... Read More

Gardening: Granny’s Next Extreme Sport?

It’s no secret that we aren’t spending as much time outdoors as we used to, but could there be a connection with that and America’s rising obesity rates? Although Oklahoma City is down a million pounds, and national averages have... Read More