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  1. Preparing Your Gerstad Home for Fall

    As temperatures start to drop and the seasons change, it is important to make sure your Gerstad Builders home gets some extra attention. Doing a monthly and seasonal maintenance will help you prepare your home for the cooler months and can save you money in the future. Here are some […]

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  2. Tell That Thermostat What To Do

    One of the best decisions you can make when building your home is to add SMART technology. There are many cutting edge tech options to choose from; and with the help of Get Wired Now and Gerstad Builders, you are able to make SMART choices that fit your lifestyle. Welcome […]

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  3. Halloween Haunting Fun on the Haunted Hayride

    Halloween! For some, trick or treating, eating candy and wearing a costume is the perfect Halloween. What if you like to be scared by ghoulish people? You head over to one of the best Halloween attractions in McHenry County, the Haunted Hayride run by the Wonder Lake Water Ski Show […]

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  4. Gerstad Builders Uses Top Rated Building Products

    We here at Gerstad Builders pride ourselves in not only where we build, but how we build our homes. So much of your home’s quality comes down to the products you choose, and how those products are built into your home. The bottom line is that we care about giving […]

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  5. Fall Fun Around Gerstad Builders Communities

    Apple season is upon us, and it is finally time to enjoy these tasty fruits! Going to your local apple orchard and picking fresh apples is a great way to spend time with your family and enjoy some fall festivities. Warm up with apple cider and a donut, take the […]

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  6. Five Tips for Decorating for Fall

    Pumpkin spice season is upon us! Fall is a great time of year in Chicago, with the leaves changing colors, the fresh smell of the outdoors, and the lead up to the festive holiday season! A great way to kick it off is to decorate your home for the fall. […]

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  7. SMART Tech Series #4 – Smart Lights

    Have you ever been lying in bed only to realize you forgot to turn off the lights in the basement? With a simple command like, “Alexa, turn off all the lights” all the lights you forgot about will turn off, and you don’t even need to get out of bed. […]

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  8. Build the Home of Your Dreams at Liberty Trails

    Are you looking for “new homes near me?” Struggling to find the perfect home? Stop looking and start considering building a home the way you pictured. Check out Liberty Trails! This beautiful community offers convenience and amenities for all ages. If you are looking for a quality built home close […]

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  9. New Warranty Page to Better Serve You!

    We have some great news! To better serve our Gerstad Builders’ homeowners, we have gone digital. Our warranty submission form is now on the website, and we will be phasing out our traditional pen and paper submission forms over the course of the next year. Warranty is a necessary part […]

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  10. Getting More from your Mortgage

    Mortgage rates change on a daily basis, which makes it difficult to know when you should pull the trigger. With mortgage rates currently down, now is the time to start planning and buying your dream home. For most home buyers, the kinds of mortgages available is one significant question they […]

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