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  1. New Release in Liberty Trails

    Gerstad Builders is excited to announce a new section of lots in their successful Liberty Trails neighborhood. This is the FINAL PHASE! Solidify your spot in this amazing upcoming community and find the home site of your dreams. Liberty Trails, a new home community in McHenry, is loved by residents […]

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  2. Time to Think Spring Cleaning!

    Spring cleaning is more than just sweeping your floors and dusting cabinets. Making sure your living space is fresh and up to date for the beautiful weather, and making sure everything works properly after a hard winter is an important task that might just consume a little more time than […]

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  3. Vote for Gerstad Builders for The Best of the Fox

    Each year the Northwest Herald host a public contest for the residents of McHenry County to pick their favorite businesses. The winners are designated as ‘The Best of the Fox’. In 2017 and 2018, Gerstad builders was honored as The Best New Home Builders in McHenry County. Over the last […]

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  4. The Benefits of a Four Season Room

    A four season room can easily fill anyone’s specific needs to appreciate all Mother Nature’s seasons. Imagine sitting in your heated room, surrounded by all glass windows and an insulated roof while there is a blizzard outside. The whole family can enjoy the snow outside without having to bundle up […]

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  5. Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day Festivities Right in Your Own Backyard

    March is finally here and this means two things; spring is around the corner and it’s time to make your St. Patrick’s Day celebration plans. There are many activities planned around the city of Chicago, however you don’t need to fight the traffic and head downtown when there is plenty […]

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  6. Thank You McHenry For The $10,000

    For a limited time only, the City of McHenry is offering a 50% discount on impact fees for new home construction; however you must apply for a permit before September 2019. Every homebuilder in the City of McHenry has received this reduction, and will choose to apply the savings in […]

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  7. When Is The Best Time To Buy Your Home?

    The best time to buy a new home is right now and Gerstad Builders wants to help. Whether you’re an empty nester with kids out of the house or a new millennial looking to buy your first house, the opportunity to own your next home, or first home, has never […]

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  8. Winter Fun in Lake Geneva

    The town of Lake Geneva has something spectacular planned for the next few days, so if you are looking for something fun to do, look no further than the annual Winterfest festival. This festival lasts nine full days and celebrates the cold and snow of winter with art, family and […]

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  9. The 2019 Color of the Year

    When the New Year approaches, we all get ready to celebrate. For certain companies, this is an exciting time of the year. They get to announce what color will be the used as the color of the year. If you are getting ready to build your new home in one […]

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  10. Celebrate Art, Winter and Fun at Winterfest 2019

    Every winter, a popular nine-day festival takes place in beautiful Lake Geneva. Winterfest is home to dozens of events including the United States National Snow Sculpting Championship, where fifteen teams of the most talented snow sculptors from around the country compete for a national title. The entire competition is open […]

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