Case Studies

Updates on Highpoint DBR projects and our opinions on the latest construction materials and methods.

  • Hurricane-proof home

    Can I Hurricane-Proof My Florida Home?

    Hurricanes and tropical storms are a reality for anyone living in Florida. Taking steps to hurricane-proof your home is essential in protecting your property against such storms. Fortunately, you can limit storm damage from hurricane-force winds in a variety of ways. Some of these steps are fairly simple and inexpensive, while others can cost a…

  • Should I Remodel or Rebuild My Home After a Storm

    Should I Remodel or Rebuild My Home After a Storm? Choosing to rebuild or remodel your home after a storm is a big decision for any homeowner. Weighing both options’ costs is critical if you are dealing with water damage or structural issues. The amount of storm damage covered under your homeowner’s insurance for making…

  • Mold Remediation and Home Restoration in Pensacola, FL

    Mold is a fungus that can quickly spread in a home, as it’s an all-too-common issue for many people living in a humid climate. A moist indoor environment is especially likely to result in mold damage to your home. Reaching out to a company that provides mold remediation services is key to managing this problem…

  • Home Restoration after Hurricane Ian

    Hurricane Ian was a massive natural disaster that created significant damage throughout Florida. This category four hurricane is estimated to have caused over $40 billion in property damage, which makes it one of the most expensive hurricanes ever to hit the state—trying to clean up and recover after such a damaging hurricane is nearly impossible…

  • Structurally Insulated Panel Systems on piling foundation by Highpointe DBR, LLC

    Elevated Foundations: Hollow Fiberglass Composite Pilings

    Waterfront construction along Florida’s Gulf Coast usually involves using elevated foundations to comply with laws and regulations and to protect property. Although there are different ways to raise a foundation, foundation pilings are one of the most commonly used options. Fiberglass pilings, in particular, are often the number one choice due to their many benefits….

  • Complete Home Renovation in Pensacola, Florida

    Home prices in Pensacola, FL, increased by more than 27% between August 2021 and August 2022, and most experts believe housing market prices will only continue to rise. If your current home no longer meets your needs, you can buy a new one or pay for a home remodel. But which is the best choice?…

  • Precise cut outs in Structurally Insulated Panel Systems by Highpointe DBR, LLC

    Advantages of Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) Construction

    Structural insulated panels are often used for building ceilings, walls, and floors. These panels are an alternative to traditional lumber and insulation, as they are highly durable and a great way to increase efficiency. Working with a contractor specializing in structural insulated panels is always a good idea in helping you take advantage of these…

  • Insulated Concrete Form

    Advantages of Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) Construction

    Finding the best materials for a custom home design isn’t always easy due to the variety of options available. However, more builders are now choosing insulated concrete forms due to their numerous benefits, improving energy efficiency, saving time, or offering additional protection. The market for these green building materials is only expected to continue to…