Category: Home Technology

  1. Why Buy New With Boone Homes

    In today’s rebounding market, when resale properties are being snapped up as soon as they are listed and new home construction is popping up on every other corner, deciding which is best for you can be a challenge.  People considering previously owned homes often pursue resale because they think it is cheaper and easier. But with building practices have become streamlined, building a new home can cost as much as or even less than buying an existing home.  Cost isn’t Read More


  2. Boone Homes Vendor Spotlight: LP® Building Products

    Richmond new homes

    At Boone Homes, we pride ourselves in working with the top vendors in the residential real estate market. We ensure that each vendor we partner with offers the same values and commitment to customer service that buyers have come to expect from Boone Homes. One of our top building partners, LP® Building Products, is a global leader in engineered wood products, and it offers the best in innovative, high-quality, energy-efficient building materials. Currently, all Boone homes are constructed using LP® Read More


  3. Celebrate Earth Day by Purchasing an Energy Efficient Home in Richmond

    At Boone Homes, we celebrate Earth Day not just today, but every day. We are committed to offering our customers a quality-built home that will stand the test of time while also providing many benefits. Some of the benefits that can be found in a Boone home are the many energy efficient features that we include, such as the LP® TechShield® original radiant barrier sheathing.


  4. New Custom Homes in Richmond, Virginia Feature Latest Construction Technology

    Sales for custom homes in Richmond, Virginia are on the rise. Boone Homes in Westcott at Grey Oaks has seen the greatest increase year over year since the great recession started. One simply has to drive down the streets of Westcott at Grey Oaks to see the activity which was silent or absent in years past. Each new home being built in Westcott at Grey Oaks is equipped with the latest technology and construction practices. Take the latest custom home Read More


  5. Energy Efficient New Custom Homes in Richmond

    This summer’s air conditioning bills are in and the evidence shows energy costs are going up. One of the most significant costs in owning a home is the heating and cooling costs. What if we told you about a new home that could be cooled in the summer by using a single ice cube? What would your reaction be? You’d be looking for the catch, which there certainly would be one unless you lived in an igloo. We may not Read More


  6. Richmond New Home Technology and 24.3 Acres of Wildlife

    Recently, I met up with a guy at the local gas station who drove a taxi. I cannot imagine driving 8 to 10 hours a day for a living, yet he does drive 52 weeks a year to support his family. Amazing. Whether you drive 8 hours a day for 52 weeks out of the year, you commute to work from your Richmond new homes or you recreationally enjoy a road trip, we all expend fuel. Emissions. Vehicles have come Read More


  7. Richmond New Home Technology, Part 5

    Strawberry shortcake is one of my favorite deserts. Second favorite is strawberries on vanilla ice cream, though strawberry pie comes within a hair of second. Strawberries make my world go around.  I’m sure you have just as many favorite deserts with your favorite fruit.  Strawberries are the picture of freshness.  Thankfully, Boone Homes has used the newest construction technology on all our Richmond new homes and in doing so, we have ensured your favorite fruits are even fresher. How? Boone Homes Read More


  8. Richmond Real Estate Technology, Part 3

    We all need transportation. Traveling from point A to point B is a necessary function of life. Soccer games, groceries, places of worship and work consume the fuel in our vehicles tanks as we commute from one location to the next. The 15 minute commute to the game, followed by the quick trip to the store and the visit to grandma’s house are a part of our every day. Our convenience, and trip to grandma’s, has a side effect that Read More


  9. Richmond New Home Technology, Part 2

    Crisp, juicy apple. Fuji apples are my favorite, though Gala is a close second. Every year I look forward to taking my family on a day trip into the Blue Ridge Mountains to enjoy a day at the orchard, picking apples. Air is fresh, landscape is breath taking, acres of apple trees ready to pick – everything is picture perfect, even the picnic. If life is measured in moments, then these moments are at the top of life’s experiences. Preserving Read More


  10. What is your new homes in Richmond rate of return?

    Just like any other investment, new homes in Richmond have a rate of return. What is your home’s rate of return? You know, kind of like an investment returning more than just expenses. Does your home have a rate of return? What does that return look like? Does the return look like a mortgage payment, utility payment or memories? What if I told you that we have increased the rate of return on a new home? Let me explain. We’ve Read More