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Here’s how to stay within your renovation budget – Honolulu StarAdvertiser

By | 2018-10-22T18:24:20+00:00 October 21st, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Architecture, Build New, Construction, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, News, Renovation|

Most residential construction projects begin with homeowner desires. One family member might want a beefy, over-sized garage that will double as a workshop and in-house sports bar. The family cook may want to open the kitchen and add a luxurious walk-in pantry. Aging parents might ask the homeowner to add an accessible suite for

Why Design+Build with Graham Builders – HInow (Hawaii News Now)

By | 2018-10-15T21:26:19+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Architecture, Build New, Buildings, Construction, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, Renovation|

https://youtu.be/ftgw_EwH64g Learn why homeowners appreciate the benefits of working with Graham Builders and their design+build approach to residential construction.

New trend in Hawaii: Building homes for extended families – HInow (Hawaii News Now)

By | 2018-09-29T00:48:11+00:00 September 14th, 2018|Additions, Aging-In-Place, Build New, Construction, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational|

https://youtu.be/EKzdY-YiY70 Because of Hawaii's high housing cost, blended or extended-family living is gaining popularity in Hawaii. Join Evan Fujimoto, president of Graham Builders, as he shares the benefits, concerns and suggestions for families that are considering this style of living.

The ABCs of ADUs

By | 2018-09-29T00:43:08+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Additions, Aging-In-Place, Build New, Construction, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational|

Accessory Dwelling Units, or ADUs, are gaining in popularity for many Oahu homeowners. Watch this segment of HiNOW and learn why. https://youtu.be/V2cmz5U_PCE

How to design your home for living in place – HInow (Hawaii News Now)

By | 2018-07-25T22:34:20+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Additions, Aging-In-Place, Build New, Construction, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational|

https://youtu.be/fJy1NTL5lw8

Select a reputable builder with these four tips – Honolulu StarAdvertiser

By | 2018-09-26T21:30:30+00:00 June 24th, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Architecture, Build New, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, Renovation|

Oahu is building! The sounds of banging hammers and whirling saws fill neighborhoods throughout the island. It is no surprise: Hawaii’s median single-family home price is soaring toward $800,000. Many homeowners are staying put and inviting their adult children to live with them. Extra bodies mean it’s time to expand the house. Yet how

Affordable building options keep families home – Honolulu StarAdvertiser

By | 2018-07-25T22:02:13+00:00 June 17th, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Build New, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, Renovation|

More Hawaii residents are moving out of the state than into it, according to U.S. Census Bureau data. Hawaii’s chief state economist Eugene Tian attributes this ongoing trend to Hawaii’s high cost of living — which should come as no surprise. A quick internet search shows that even our toilet paper has gained notoriety

Pointers to consider for a multigenerational home – Honolulu StarAdvertiser

By | 2018-07-25T22:02:34+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Architecture, Build New, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, Renovation|

The concept of multi-generational homes that allows several generations of a family to live together continues to grow in popularity. Graham Builders, a local design+build contractor, has guided hundreds of homeowners through the steps of creating dwellings that allow each family member to flourish. “Allowing privacy and independence is one of the most fundamental

Consider these tips when planning a multigenerational home – Honolulu StarAdvertiser

By | 2018-07-25T22:02:51+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Architecture, Build New, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, Renovation|

The concept of multigenerational homes that allow several generations of a family to live together continues to grow in popularity. Graham Builders, a local design+build contractor, has guided hundreds of homeowners through the steps of creating dwellings that allow each family member to flourish. “Allowing privacy and independence is one of the most fundamental design

Build with kupuna in mind – Honolulu StarAdvertiser

By | 2018-07-25T22:15:49+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Additions, ADU, Aging-In-Place, Build New, Construction, Design+Build, Extended Family Living, Multigenerational, Renovation|

Hawaii is graying rapidly. About 17 percent of Hawaii’s population is 65 and older. The University of Hawaii Center on Aging projects that more than 28 percent of Hawaii’s population will be at least 65 years old by 2040. Here, where island culture lends itself to families caring for their kupuna, the growth of