Case Studies

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

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    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?…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Florida Termite Swarming Season – What You Need To Know

    Dealing with termites is a reality for anyone living in South Florida. These termites can also cause significant damage to homes and businesses. Sometimes these infestations go unnoticed until the damage is already done, resulting in costly repairs. Learning tips on preventing termite damage and understanding the different risks of these pests is essential to…

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    Advantage of New Construction Homes in the Florida Panhandle

    If your current home in the Florida Panhandle isn’t meeting your needs, you have three main choices: remodel your current home, move into another existing home or build a custom home. For many people, building a new home is the best option. Read on to learn why. New Construction Homes Mean Lower Maintenance Costs With…

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    Make Your Home More Resistant to Hurricanes

    Living along the coast offers many scenic views and plenty of activities to do. However, one of the drawbacks of living in coastal regions is the potential of hurricanes each year. Hurricane season begins on June 1st, and it doesn’t end until November 30th, and it’s essential to look at ways to hurricane-proof your home….

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    How to Prepare Your Home for Hurricane Season in Pensacola

      Hurricanes are an all too common occurrence for anyone living in Pensacola, Florida. Intense hurricanes can cause massive damage to your home and property in only a little amount of time. Taking additional steps to limit hurricane damage is essential in staying proactive against these dangerous storms. Creating a hurricane preparedness list can play…