Barden Building Products Blog Archive

What Goes Into the Price of a Barden Home: An Open Letter

Posted by Andrew Barden on May 22, 2020 5:00:33 PM

Dear Future Homeowner,

The first thing on everyone’s mind when thinking about building a new home is obvious: how much will it cost?

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Topics: Panelized Construction, New Home, Financing, Custom Home

The 110th Anniversary Floor Plan Series

Posted by Andrew Barden on Feb 24, 2020 6:00:00 PM

In celebrating our company’s 110th anniversary, we’ve decided to give some special attention to our classic standard floor plans. Our team has updated a few of our most popular custom home floor plans. 

The focus in this modernization effort was to leverage what already made our floor plans great - such as:

  • Simple & charming looks
  • Affordable & flexible designs
  • Functionality 

At the same time, we’ve added new features that are in demand by home buyers: 

  • Open floor plans
  • Convenient entryways
  • Handsome & tasteful exterior details 

Our updated floor plans are a source of pride for our company as we look forward to our next 110 years. Our team is eager to get to work with you and begin building your next custom home. 

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Topics: Panel Built Home, New Home, Exterior Design, Modern Floor Plans

11 Common Questions Future Homeowners Ask Barden

Posted by Andrew Barden on Jan 26, 2020 9:00:00 AM
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Topics: Panelized Construction, Panel Built Home, Panel Home Building, New Home, Financing, Prime Lending, Custom Home, Budget, Custom Home Pricing

A Sneak Peek at Barden's Modern Floor Plan Series

Posted by Andrew Barden on Jan 21, 2020 6:00:00 PM

As our Western New York-based company moves into our 111th year of operation, we’ve gotten to work making modernizing floor plans for a few of our classic, custom homes. 

While still a work in progress, we’re excited to share a sneak peek of what we’ve come up with. 

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Topics: Panel Built Home, New Home, Universal Home Design, Custom Home, Accessible Home Building, Downsizing, Exterior Design, Interior Design, Modern Floor Plans

What options are available for a Barden home?

Posted by Andrew Barden on Jan 14, 2020 6:00:00 PM
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Topics: Panelized Construction, Panel Built Home, Panel Home Building, Custom Home, Exterior Design, Interior Design

Did You Know that Barden Designs Log Homes?

Posted by Andrew Barden on Jan 13, 2020 5:00:00 PM

 

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Western New York Builder Spotlight: Oehler Homes

Posted by Andrew Barden on Dec 31, 2019 6:00:00 AM

The lifeblood of Barden Building Products is our network of Barden Independent Dealers. Working alongside us, we’ve helped many families realize their dreams of a new custom home. 

We'd like to give special recognition to our friends at Oehler Homes. Based in Hamburg, N.Y., this company was our 2019 Independent Dealer of the Year. We couldn’t be happier to honor them and are proud to continue working with them. 

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Topics: Panelized Construction, New Home, Buffalo Home Building

Building Custom vs. Buying Existing in 2020

Posted by Andrew Barden on Dec 28, 2019 6:00:00 AM

 

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Topics: Insider, New Home, Buffalo Home Building, Custom Home, Budget

Floor Plans We'd Love to See More of in 2020

Posted by Andrew Barden on Dec 25, 2019 6:00:00 AM

Last year, customers built a wide range of our floor plans through our Barden Independent Dealers. We were happy to help so many future homeowners realize their dreams of constructing new customized homes in 2019. 

While each of our floor plans meets different needs -- and are fully customizable -- there are a few we love but aren’t often selected. We’ve gathered 3 of our favorites that we’re hoping to see more of in 2020. 

Perhaps one of these “hidden gems” is your next home?

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Topics: Insider, Panelized Construction, Panel Built Home, Behind the Scenes, Panel Home Building, New Home, Buffalo Home Building, Universal Home Design, Custom Home, Accessible Home Building, Budget, Downsizing

Predicting the Most Popular Floor Plan of 2020

Posted by Andrew Barden on Dec 22, 2019 7:00:00 AM

 

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Topics: Insider, Panelized Construction, Panel Built Home, Behind the Scenes, Panel Home Building, New Home, Buffalo Home Building, Universal Home Design, Custom Home, Accessible Home Building, Downsizing