Our
Blog.

EVERYTHING YOU NEVER KNEW YOU NEEDED

It’s all in the details. You’ve heard it over and over again, but may be wondering what these details are and why you should care. Tailor Built Homes carefully plans these little details into the homes we build (of course, as plans, individual lots and city requirements allow) that make a huge impact on the design, functionality and our buyers’ enjoyment of Tailor Built Homes.

 

HIDDEN TV CHASE

We know that one of the first things that will be placed in your new home is the TV. To make the process as easy and seamless as possible, we’ve pre-installed a discreet cord chase in both the master suite and the great room that allows you to mount your TV on the wall ...

Read More

Quick Move-in Homes

You’ve been house hunting and love the idea of living in a brand new home. Everything from being the first to bathe in your master suite or baking your famous cookies in a new oven to walking in to that new home smell excites you. Whether the task seems too daunting to design your own home, or you simply want something right away, we have you covered.

Tailor Built Homes has twelve designer homes on the market that are scheduled to be completed by the end of the year! These homes have each been carefully designed to be one-of-a-kind, with the beautiful finishes you’ve come to expect in a Tailor Built Home. Do you want a large lot with room for ...

Read More

Tailor Built Homes is Going Green – Introducing the Zip System

Tailor Built Homes is going green! If you have driven past our Fruitwood Heights location in South Jordan or Midas Court in Riverton, you may have noticed our stunning homes – with very green exteriors. Along with our raised heel truss framing, efficient furnace and water heaters and R50 insulation that is included in all of our houses, we have introduced Zip System. An insulated sheathing option with a unique green color, Zip System makes homes air tight and energy efficient. Don’t worry, we do cover up the sheathing with our standard exterior finishes, including stone, siding and stucco.

 

Zip System combines protection as well as air, water and thermal management. The system is applied to the outside of the wall ...

Read More
09.25.2017

Palomino Point

Come and view Palomino Point! Tailor Built’s newest development includes nine (9) generous size lots that are over 1/3-acre each. Highlighting a beautiful Draper location, this neighborhood also has scenic mountain views.

Draper offers a superb location, as the Wasatch Mountain Range is on the east, the Traverse Mountain Range is on the south and the city itself is in the southeast corner of the Salt Lake Valley. Draper is only 18 miles south of Salt Lake City and a mere 28 miles north of Provo. With easy access to both I-15 and Bangerter Highway, you can enjoy fast and easy commute times.  

If you love the outdoors, Draper is only 20 minutes from world-class skiing at Brighton, Alta, Snowbird and ...

Read More
09.18.2017

Midas Court

Tailor Built is proud to introduce Midas Court. Located in Riverton, Utah, this community features homes that start in the $600’s.

The community of Midas Court features mature trees and has Midas Creek running through this picturesque subdivision. The neighborhood is not only beautiful but offers a tranquil setting for people of all ages. As a bonus, Midas Court also offers easy access to nearby trails and parks, which makes it excellent for people with active lifestyles that want to spend time outdoors.

The community is located on a private cul-de-sac and features seven (7) large 1/3-acre lots. It is only five minutes to I-15 and Bangerter Highway, which makes commutes to work a breeze.

Midas Court features seven different house plans.

Denim

Enjoy all ...

Read More
09.11.2017

Fall Maintenance on Your Home

Fall is the ideal time of year for home maintenance. Whether you choose to tackle these tasks yourself or hire a professional, maintaining your house is a solid investment in your financial future.

Here’s a partial checklist for home maintenance:

Gutters – Inspect and clean all gutters and downspouts. Clogged gutters can damage your home’s exterior or even cause water to seep into your basement. Standing water also makes your home more prone to developing rust and corrosion. Consider installing mesh guards to keep leaves and other debris from settling into the gutters. Overcoat – Make sure all gaps and cracks around doors and windows are sealed with either caulk or weather-stripping. Homes with air leaks around doors and windows can account for ...
Read More