Home Building Resource Gallery

Learn how to prevent common mistakes, select the right materials, or about the home building process in detail. Our resource gallery provides valuable information for anyone who is deep in the home building process or just starting out.

Deciphering Custom Home Costs: Beyond Square Footage Pricing

Industry,Pre-Construction Planning,

In this blog, we’ll unravel the complexities of estimating custom home costs and explain how Vleeming Custom Homes’ Pre-Construction Planning process offers a tailored solution.

Maximizing Insulation: Understanding R-Value vs. Effective R-Value

Industry,Pre-Construction Planning,

In simple terms, the higher the R-value, the better the insulating capabilities of the product. This means that a product with a higher R-value will be more effective at keeping your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer.

Choosing Between ICE Panels and Wood Framing: A Comprehensive Cost Analysis

ICE Panel Construction,Industry,Pre-Construction Planning,

When it comes to constructing your dream home, making the right choice in the building envelope can have a significant impact on both your initial investment and long-term operating costs.

The Superiority of Fixed Price Contracts for New Custom Homes & Renovations

Industry,Pre-Construction Planning,

At Vleeming Custom Homes, we are steadfast in our commitment to the exclusive use of fixed price contracts, assuring you of budget certainty, risk mitigation, scope control, and dependable timelines.

Window Condensation & Humidity


Condensation and frost on windows and doors, even on those of the highest quality, are common in most Albertan homes when the weather cools. Your windows and doors are not the problem but are easy indicators of a different issue: humidity.