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  1. Gerstad Builders Holiday Cleaning Tips

    The holidays are one of the most exciting times of the year – and can be the most chaotic too! We all hope for everything to go smoothly, be organized, and overall to be less stressful. Whether you are hosting for the holidays or having out of town guests coming […]

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  2. Gerstad Builders Presents: The Lincoln Plan Coming to a Community Near You

    Gerstad Builders is always thinking of their homeowner and wanting to offer unique home styles that fit each and everyone’s lifestyle. Welcome the Lincoln plan! This amazing home plan brings a new take on a familiar concept. Plus an addition that will make any monster toy owner smile. One of […]

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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  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. 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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  9. SMART Assistants Work for You

    There are many SMART Technology assistants that make life more convenient for homeowners every day. These assistants, or artificial intelligence, can be integrated into your SMART home technology system and synchronized with any smartphone. In our third installment of the SMART Home Technology blog series, we will share how your […]

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  10. How To Make an Open Floor Plan Work for You

    Prospective homeowners all agree that having extra living space without adding extra square footage is a bonus, and Gerstad Builders has the perfect option…Open Floorplans. An open floor plan is a home design that combines one or more large rooms on the main floor of your home into one oversized […]

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