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Our Tiny House: Big on Style and Features

  When it comes to style, our tiny house packs a punch. Our team, custom home builders of green, energy efficient homes, has built the tiniest "green" house in Arlington, VA, and you've just got to see it. Measuring in at 860 square feet, this green, energy efficient home is a model for Accessory Dwelling [...]

3 Easy Solutions for Drafty Windows

Did you know that approximately 10 to 25 percent of your home’s heat escapes through the windows? The best method for correcting this problem is to re-glaze – or even replace – your windows. However, both time and budget can be prohibitive. Instead, why not try weatherstripping and then applying one of these temporary solutions [...]

How to Avoid 4 Mistakes During Your Home Renovation

Renovating your home can mean a slight disruption in your life. Certain parts of your house may be off limits while contractors work to create a beautiful home for you and your family. The last thing you need during a home renovation is the hiccups that come with such a major undertaking. Use the renovation [...]

Top 4 Kitchen Paint Colors

The kitchen is often the hub of the house. It's where your family gathers for meals. It's home base when you entertain guests. It's a place to tackle projects around the kitchen table. So, you'll want to give this room the best design treatment possible. Paint colors are the perfect way to showcase this important [...]

Gorgeous Renovation Before-And-After’s You’ll Love

Over the past year, we have had the pleasure of working with some amazing clients in some beautiful homes. We are sure these clients are loving their renovations as much as we enjoyed creating new spaces for them. We’ve transformed boring bathrooms into luxurious escapes. We’ve also transformed cramped kitchens into beautiful and functional household [...]

Ring in the New Year with a Gorgeous Home Makeover

Few things ring in the New Year like a beautiful home makeover. Giving your house a whole new look with a renovated kitchen, bath, living room or basement sets the stage for a year of enjoying family time and entertaining friends. If you have a dream for your home, Castlehaven Construction can turn it into [...]

How to Refinish Wood Floors in 6 Simple Steps

Sanding down to your floors’ bare wood takes time and money, but refinishing the floor is simpler and less pricey. You can have new-looking floors in just a few hours of work. Here are some steps to help you transform your hardwood floors: Clean up the floor Take the furniture out of the room, and [...]

Keep Your Living Room Organized With These Helpful Tips

Most families spend a significant amount of time in their living, or family, room. At the end of a workday or school day, where better to relax and enjoy time together?   However, all that togetherness can get quite messy. The following organizing tips can help you put the family back in family room in [...]

3 Houzz Reviews for Castlehaven Construction

Customer reviews are invaluable for the person considering a home remodel or renovation. You want to know you are getting top-notch designers and builders who can get the job done professionally, on-time, and beautifully. Who better to help you assess these factors than someone who has already worked with the designer in question? Here are [...]

Top 3 Guild Quality Customer Reviews

Your home is a sacred space. It is where you and your family spend quality time together and with invited guests. Nothing is more personal than your own home. So, how do you know who to trust with home design and renovation? You can trust the word of other homeowners who are offering their opinion [...]