Category Archives: Handicap Accessible Homes

Planning for Future Accessibility Needs

by JENNIFER THAYER on DECEMBER 4, 2013 Mirror, Mirror on the wall… can I request a crystal ball? If only it was that easy to see into the future and tell what Roa’s needs will be when he is age … Continue reading

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Challenges of Building an Accessible Home

by JENNIFER THAYER on NOVEMBER 11, 2013 It’s not about me. We walk through the home supply store in awe. There are so many different light fixtures and sparkling chandeliers. We brush our hands across bronze, brass, and nickel plumbing … Continue reading

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Heating Your New Home Efficiently

Winters can be a challenge. Waking up and having to get out of your warm bed. You make your way across the cold floor, or hop across the rugs to avoid the chill. But what if your tile floors were … Continue reading

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Your Existing Home vs. Your New Home

At TC Homes, we meet with a lot of existing home owners. They come to us to sell their home, buy an existing home, build a custom home or remodel their home. We’ve even picked up a few homes to … Continue reading

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Halloween In August?

It seems that a day of refreshing 70 degree weather has made the Pinterest world come alive with images of pumpkins and front porch decorations. This lead us to the topic of curb appeal and accessibility. In Minnesota, the front … Continue reading

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Barrier Free Living

  Roll-in showers are one of our most popular features in our fully accessible or universal custom homes. They’re beautifully designed and detailed, with every aspect carefully engineered and created with our expert craftsmanship. Let us know what we can design and … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Housing Trends

Existing homes have slimmed in the Minneapolis, MN housing market. If you’re in the market for a new home, now is a great time to to build. Not only are new home construction lots at very affordable prices, custom homes … Continue reading

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TC Homes & Adaptable Floor Plan Design

When it comes to the topic of home plans, a revelation emerged that would change the course of TC Homes’ home designs. The new trend in home building is to build one’s home to be adabtable. Each space is thought out to work … Continue reading

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What Housing Slump?

TC Homes, a Minneapolis, MN custom home builder, has been building homes for over 30 years. We offer everything from affordable split-entry floor plans to dream homes on lakeshore properties. Our past clients are our #1 referrals, and we take … Continue reading

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Custom Home Trends: We Slid Down the Laundry Chute

Many of us remember sliding down the laundry chute as children. If you weren’t quite the risk taker, you may have opted to throw your toys down. What happened to laundry chutes over the years? There are plenty of stories, we’re … Continue reading

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