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Upcoming Home Shows!

Posted by on February 23, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Taylor Homes will be at these upcoming home shows in Kentucky. Owensboro Home & Garden Show March 3-5 at Owensboro Convention Center Visit us at booth #206 www.hbao.com/events/home-garden-show.php for more info. Louisville Home, Garden & Remodeling Show March 3-5 at Kentucky Exposition Center Visit us at booth #1815 www.louisvillehomeshow.com for more info. Paducah Home & Garden Show March 10-12 at the Bill & Meredith Schroeder Expo Center (formerly Paducah Expo Center) Visit us at booth #51...

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The Smart Home

Posted by on February 16, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

We all strive to be smart and in control, do we not?  So why not have a home that is SMART and in control as well? With the new technology available out there, peace of mind is literally a touch of your phone away.  You can control multiple functions with a single key press.  This new technology is surprisingly affordable! Imagine when you are ready for bed at night your smart home system would automatically lock the front door, adjust the interior lights and set back the thermostat.  These new systems can recognize when...

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Interest Rates- February 2017

Posted by on February 9, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Most people have heard the following phrases: “now is the time to buy” “interest rates are low, act now!” Take a look at the interest rates as provided by Wells Fargo and the National Home-Builders Association. Keep in mind that these change on a daily basis and most likely won’t be the same if you log in to check them yourself. To provide a comparison: Conforming land in October of 1990 rates were 9.91% for a 15 year loan and 10.24% for a 30 year rate. FHA Loans Today 30-Year Fixed: 4.250% – APR 4.312% 30-Year Fixed FHA: 4.250% – APR 5.291%...

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Featured Home Design: The Nolin

Posted by on February 3, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Featured Home Design The Nolin Ranch Style – 1856 sq. ft. – 4 bedrooms/2.5 baths – Option A           The Nolin plan is named after beautiful Nolin River Lake, located in Edmonson, Grayson and Hart Counties, Kentucky.  The lake covers 5,800 acres, and what better place to watch the sunset over the water then the large, covered front porch of our Nolin home!  This full brick wrap home has plenty of room for guests with four bedrooms, or turn the 4th bedroom into an office or home gym.  There is a...

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February Special

Posted by on February 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Energy Smart Homes = Taylor Homes • Taylor Homes built-in energy efficiency saves you money on your utility bills. • Every Taylor home is built to Energy Smart standards and are inspected by a certified third-party professional energy specialist. • The lower the HERS index (Home Energy Rating System) the more energy efficient a home is – our average HERS rating is a low 65. That’s 35% more efficient than the standard new home and 50% more efficient than an older existing home! We are very proud of the many great letters...

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Winter Driving Tips

Posted by on January 26, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

We have gotten the first snowfall out of the way and it’s warmed up quite a bit, but that doesn’t mean it’s over. Snow may or may not be coming up within the next week and we should always be prepared – especially when driving. We have some tips for you when driving in the winter provided by AAA. Accelerate and decelerate slowly. Trying to take off too fast or slow down too fast can cause your wheels to spin or worst case, not stop on the snowy roads. Drive slowly all together. Be a defensive driver and also watch out for those around...

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Indianapolis Home Show

Posted by on January 19, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

WHEN: January 20-29 WHERE: Indiana State Fairgrounds Booth #639 Come celebrate with Taylor Homes at the 95th Indianapolis Home Show! It comes at a time when home sales are doing exceptionally well in central Indiana. The Indianapolis Home Show features hundreds of exhibitors along with speakers & celebrities (many well known names in the home building/interior design world!!!)— For the list, click here. Tickets are $14 for ages 13 and up, $3 for children ages 6-12 and free for those younger than 5. If you order online however you...

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How to be Energy Smart for the Winter

Posted by on January 12, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Though the official start date of winter has come and gone, we all want to know the best ways to save money for the months to come. “Don’t touch the thermostat” “Put on layers of clothes” “Turn your heater on” These are common phrases in most households during the months of November to about March, because we all know it’s not fun when that electricity bills starts to rise. So here are 4 tips to help save some money in your home. Seal Leaks Check for air leaks around any door and window. If you feel the cold coming in or even see light...

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Interest Rates- January 2017

Posted by on January 5, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

It’s a new year so what does that mean for interest rates? Most people have heard the following phrases: “now is the time to buy” “interest rates are low, act now!” Take a look at the interest rates as provided by Wells Fargo and the National Home-Builders Association. Keep in mind that these change on a daily basis and most likely won’t be the same if you log in to check them yourself. To provide a comparison: Conforming land in October of 1990 rates were 9.91% for a 15 year loan and 10.24% for a 30 year rate. FHA Loans Today 30-Year...

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January Special

Posted by on January 1, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

HAPPY NEW YEAR! BEAT THE PRICE INCREASE Sign Now & Build Your New Taylor Home at a Lower Price! Choose one promotional package that is right for YOUR family: $8,000 off basement prices Up to 100 additional square feet – FREE (value $12,000) Receive a FREE GE® Side-By-Side Refrigerator when you sign an agreement with us by JANUARY 16, 2017! This is in addition to one of the promos above! See a New Home Consultant for details. HURRY – Promotional offer ends January 31, 2017. Contact a Taylor Homes New Home...

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