Blog: Custom Builder

Construction Lingo 101 Second Edition»

Clear communication is essential in achieving a successful homebuilding project. Construction industry lingo can cause confusion and muddy the waters. In one of our March blogs we introduced you to some basic construction jargon and, as promised, John Kaltenbach Homes is providing a few additional terms…

Go Green with John Kaltenbach Homes»

Green construction methods are in, but do you know what “building green” means? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), green building incorporates practices that: Increase the efficiency by which homes use and produce energy, materials, and water Protect and restore health to people and…

Construction Lingo 101»

If you spend any time on a construction site, you are likely to hear words that sound like a foreign language. Worse yet, you may hear words that you thought you knew but which have some specialized meaning to the people around you.