Why You Should Call the Midwest Home

Date: September, 2020
An interesting phenomenon is happening in real estate right now. While most may have the perception that the big city is the place to migrate to and lay down roots, the fact of the matter is that...

LaPorte Model Awarded Entry of Distinction by National Home Builders Association

Date: September, 2020
The National Home Builders Association (NHBA) connects the largest network of craftsmen, innovators and problem solvers who are dedicated to building quality homes and enriching their communities....

Common Misconceptions of Modular Home Building

Date: August, 2020
Modular home building is one of many methods of building homes, but there are some misconceptions on what it is and how it works. In this edition of “On the House,” the Rochester Homes podcast, we...

Remote Work Offers Opportunities for Rural Moving

Date: August, 2020
While many people love the city and others love the country, there’s a good chance you feel your place of living is dictated by where your office is rather than where you would prefer to live. For...

Do Modular Homes Appraise Differently?

Date: July, 2020
Last week we published a blog post about the different ways to build, based on the first episode of our “On the House” podcast. We wanted to make sure you know that Rochester Homes, Inc. has its own...

Different Ways to Build A Home

Date: June, 2020
In case you haven’t heard, Rochester Homes, Inc. has our own podcast, which you can listen to anytime, anywhere. The goal of this podcast is to keep you informed on home building and trends we’re...

Andersen 400 Series Windows

Date: June, 2020
Having the right windows can make a substantial difference in a home. Not only do windows brighten up your day by letting in light, but they can also add value and energy efficiency to a home....

What is a Gable Roof?

Date: May, 2020
Oftentimes those in the building trade throw around building terms such as gable with little explanation. Gable roofs date back to ancient Greece where they were used in temples. This roof type has...

The Benefits of Dormers

Date: May, 2020
Design flair, as well as considerable space, can be added to the second floor of a Cape Cod-style home with the addition of dormers. Dormers were originally designed in 16th century Britain to be...

Rochester Homes Quality Control Clarified

Date: April, 2020
The perfect home has yet to be built. Rochester Homes’ quality control process is constantly evolving and improving. Building a home consists of assembling thousands of parts and pieces using...