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

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

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

Why the Floor Plan You're Hooked on Doesn't Matter

Posted by Andrew Barden on Dec 20, 2019 5:00:00 PM
 
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Topics: Insider, Panelized Construction, Panel Built Home, Behind the Scenes, Panel Home Building, New Home, Buffalo Home Building, Custom Home, Budget

The Top 3 Floor Plans of 2019

Posted by Andrew Barden on Dec 18, 2019 5:00:00 PM

Last year was busy for Barden Building Products and Barden Independent Dealers helping many families realize their dream homes. 

As we dive into the 2020 construction season with a full schedule, let’s take a look back at what plans comprise the top 3 choices made by our customers in 2019.

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Topics: Insider, Panelized Construction, Panel Built Home, Panel Home Building, New Home, Buffalo Home Building, Custom Home, Downsizing

Panelized Construction Through the Eyes of a Builder

Posted by Andrew Barden on Oct 24, 2019 3:21:59 PM

I recently sat down with Will Severyn of Severyn Development for a brief chat about his experience using our process and products after coming to us in early May of 2019. Here’s what we discussed:

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