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Design Like You Mean It: Choose The Most Fabulous Beach Decor For Your Coastal Home Right Now 900 599 White Sands Design/Build

Design Like You Mean It: Choose The Most Fabulous Beach Decor For Your Coastal Home Right Now

Want a home with a cool California coastal vibe? Use beach decor to create that ambiance in your custom built home! When we talk about…

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10 Thing To Consider When Building a New Home on the California Coast 1707 2560 White Sands Design/Build

10 Thing To Consider When Building a New Home on the California Coast

Thinking of building a beach house and feeling a little overwhelmed? These questions and tips will help you find your bearings on the California coast.…

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How To Choose The Best Beach House Exterior 1080 718 White Sands Design/Build

How To Choose The Best Beach House Exterior

Your design/build team will guide you through all the options for your beach house exterior. Here are 3 simple things you should consider.

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Energy-Efficient Solar Panels
Don’t Sacrifice Comfort to Have an Energy Efficient Home 1080 710 White Sands Design/Build

Don’t Sacrifice Comfort to Have an Energy Efficient Home

It’s possible to build a unique and luxurious beachfront home that’s also energy-efficient. Here are 5 simple tips to reduce energy consumption.

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Play To Win—In Both Beach Volleyball & Home Design 1080 662 White Sands Design/Build

Play To Win—In Both Beach Volleyball & Home Design

Choosing the right team is important in beach volleyball. It’s even more important when building your dream house.

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best home air purifiers
Smoke, Pathogens & Allergens? You Need Whole-Home Air Purification! 1080 720 White Sands Design/Build

Smoke, Pathogens & Allergens? You Need Whole-Home Air Purification!

Considering custom-building?
You want your home to be a clean, comfortable haven, free from toxins and allergens, the haze of smoke, and the airborne pathogens we’re all trying to avoid.

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Which So-Cal Beach Town is Your So-Cal Beach Town? 1080 809 White Sands Design/Build

Which So-Cal Beach Town is Your So-Cal Beach Town?

If you’re dreaming of the ocean but not sure where in the South Bay to build, this post is for you.

When we hear “Los Angeles County,” most of us think about the city of Los Angeles. But Los Angeles County is made up of 88 cities, each with their own distinctive character.

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home gym ideas: turning basement into a gym
Turn Your Basement Into A High-Tech Gym 1080 720 White Sands Design/Build

Turn Your Basement Into A High-Tech Gym

Billiards and ping-pong tables are nice, but your basement can be more exciting. Think home bouldering walls, indoor lap pools, interactive exercise mirrors…If you’re interested in transforming your basement into a unique, expertly-designed home gym, keep reading.

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Beach House Maintenance 101 1080 1276 White Sands Design/Build

Beach House Maintenance 101

All houses need maintenance, but beach houses require extra TLC. Here’s how to do it in Southern California.

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open floor plans
Open Or Traditional Floor Plan: Which Is Best For Your Beach House? 1080 717 White Sands Design/Build

Open Or Traditional Floor Plan: Which Is Best For Your Beach House?

Open interiors have become extremely popular, but don’t underestimate the advantages to distinct rooms, with real walls. My husband and I just purchased a home,…

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passive solar energy and natural lighting at dining room table
Great Design Makes Great Use of Natural Light 1080 720 White Sands Design/Build

Great Design Makes Great Use of Natural Light

Natural light plays a powerful role in good design. Ignoring natural light is a tragic—and rookie—mistake for Southern California beach homes. We live in Southern…

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home office ideas
Designing A Workspace That Actually Works 1080 719 White Sands Design/Build

Designing A Workspace That Actually Works

The way that we work has changed in recent weeks, but this change has been coming long before most offices closed. According to the Federal…

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