Author Archives: Cecil Provost

Improving Construction Efficiency and Productivity with Modular Construction

Charlottesville, VA – The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has published a whitepaper that cites a report by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and National Research Council (NRC) which identifies modular construction as an underutilized resource and a … Continue reading

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Saratoga Construction and our sister companies Saratoga Modular Homes, Saratoga Log Homes / Timber Block of Upstate NY, and ProRealty of New York are moving on 12/27/2012.  Our beautiful new offices will be at 46 Lake Avenue in Saratoga Springs, … Continue reading

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Looking for new ideas? Check out Houzz

Inspiration for home design and décor has a new name: Houzz. is a colorful, upbeat website that allows its users to add photos, ideas, and products to an ideabook all in the name of remodeling and design. “We are … Continue reading

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Saratoga Modular introduces a new line of homes! We’re delighted to announce the release of our newest series of homes – the Craftsman series. In response to a demand for non-traditional ranch style homes that also reflected a true craftsman … Continue reading

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The Pain of Visiting Model Homes; Our Solution

Scoping out model homes can be a great way to jumpstart the process of planning for a new home. Many prospective customers get excited to find out what they like and what options are out there – even to gain … Continue reading

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R-value of Insulation

An R-value is one of the most popular building metrics – but you may find, as you’re thinking about building or finding your next home, that you don’t quite understand what it is and how it can be useful. To … Continue reading

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Three great Home Shows coming to the Capital Region!

Each of the next 3 months will bring a great home show to our region! The Great Northeast Home Show comes to the Times Union Center in Albany NY on February 10-12. The Saratoga Springs Home Show comes to the Saratoga … Continue reading

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Offsight Construction = Green Construction

Due to recent advances in technology and consumer awareness, there is a growing acceptance of the environmental advantages of offsite, prefabricated, and modular building systems. Think of modular construction as a construction process rather than a type or style of … Continue reading

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Free bus trip planned to tour modular home factory

YOU’RE INVITED! Saratoga Construction and Westchester Modular invite all interested homebuyers to tour their factory. The tours are free and open to the public. Participants must be 18 to tour the factory.Before making the biggest investment of your lifetime, it … Continue reading

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Timber Block to host free educational seminar

Saratoga Springs, New York – September 26, 2011 – Due to an overwhelming amount of interest, inquiries and requests, Timber Block will be hosting a complimentary log home building seminar in Saratoga Springs Tuesday, October 4.  Mike McLaughlin, Sales Manager … Continue reading

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