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Outdoor Lighting for Warm Nights

By | April 17th, 2017|News|

Check out these outdoor lighting ideas for the warm nights With the warm summer nights approaching, we need outdoor lighting to to make your home more welcoming. This may include step lighting, candles, even illuminating flower pots. Check out these budget friendly ideas to light up your backyard:  1. Have a large tree near you [...]

Toto Toilets are Here to Stay

By | April 10th, 2017|News|

Toto Toilets Upgrade Any Bathroom Toto is celebrating their 100th year anniversary, which means they are here to stay. This company focuses on being environmentally friendly, and that is why we choose these toilets to put in our custom bathrooms. All of their products are water friendly, meaning they reduce the usage water and CO2 [...]

Clean out Gutters for April Showers

By | April 3rd, 2017|News|

Clean out your Gutters to Prepare for April Showers Now that winter is over, it is time to get your home ready for spring starting with your gutters. You should clean them once or twice a year to prevent any clogging or leaks. Here are other important reasons why cleaning out your gutters is important: [...]

Helpful Spring Cleaning Tips

By | March 27th, 2017|News|

It's Spring Cleaning Time  With winter behind us and summer just around the corner, it's time for spring cleaning! Here are a few helpful cleaning ideas to prep your home for warmer weather: 1. Prepare your patio furniture. Clean your outdoor furniture with warm soapy water and easily wash it down with the hose.  2. [...]

Winaico Solar Panels are Known for their Quality

By | March 20th, 2017|News|

Winaico Solar Panels Have Lasting Quality  We use Winaico solar panels because they have a 25 year linear performance guarantee. This means they will operate like new after 25 years of use. These panels makes the change to solar worth it because your energy bill will lower and you will be helping the environment. These [...]

Farmhouse Sinks can Upgrade any Kitchen

By | March 13th, 2017|News|

Shaws Farmhouse Sinks fit any Kitchen Style Shaws Farmhouse sinks have been crafted in England since 1897. These sinks are made to resist scratches and any other cooking wear and tear. With many different sizes, designs, and color options, Shaws sinks are a perfect match for every style kitchen.  Olson Development uses these sinks in [...]

Historical Renovation Progress

By | March 6th, 2017|News|

Westport, CT Historical Renovation Progress Olson Development is working hard on this historical renovation, making sure we preserve all of the homes history. This home has 5 bedrooms and 4 1/2 bathrooms and a large property, perfect for any family. Because it is a special renovation we are making sure to blend the new parts of [...]

Roxul Insulation, Fire Resistant and Sound Proof

By | February 27th, 2017|News|

We Trust Roxul Insulation in Our Custom Homes Roxul insulation will help you sleep better knowing it is fire resistant and sound proof. This product is also water repellent and will not let mold or fungi grow, make your home a safer environment.  This insulation is made from volcanic activity can causes no health risks [...]

Why do we use Huber Zip Wall?

By | February 20th, 2017|News|

We use Huber Zip Wall Instead of Traditional House Wrap Huber Zip Wall System helps our homes stay strong throughout the building process. The ZIP System provides the necessary products to speed up the building time without losing any durability. This product is easy to install and can out last any kind of weather, unlike traditional [...]

How to Clean a Gas Fireplace

By | February 6th, 2017|News|

Does Your Gas Fireplace Need Cleaning? Is your gas fireplace looking dirty? We took a few tips from HowToCleanStuff.net to help us learn how to clean gas fireplaces. Here is what we found: 1. Before you start to clean, make sure the gas is off, and all the parts of the fireplace are cool. 2. [...]