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Garage Sale Tips & Tricks: Easy Ways to Organize A Successful (& Profitable!) Yard Sale

Garage sales are a spring and summer staple throughout Upstate NY. They are the perfect way to make some extra money and keep your house clean and organized by eliminating clutter! Whether you’re planning your first or fiftieth yard sale, here are some helpful garage sale tips to help you make sure your next yard...

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Tips for Kid Proofing Your New Home

If you have kids, childproofing your new home is one of the very first things you’ll need to do when you move in. While this can be a somewhat daunting task, especially with all the other stresses that come along with relocating, it’s one of the most important things you will do when you buy...


2016 Showcase of Homes in Saratoga NY

Don’t miss the 2016 Showcase of Homes in Saratoga NY! The event, which is now its 21st year allows participants to enjoy a self-guided tour of beautiful custom built homes in Saratoga County! For three consecutive weekends, the Saratoga Builders Association showcases the area’s finest homes built by some of the Capital Region’s best home builders and designers. The...

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Popular New Home Features: Heritage Custom Builder Home Model Highlights

As a custom homebuilder in the Capital Region, we work hard to provide our customers with what they are truly looking for in a home. This means we have to stay up to date and in tune with which features are most popular with homebuyers at any given time! So what’s popular with homebuyers these...

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11 Things to Do When You Move Into a New House

We all know there are a bunch of things you should try to do BEFORE you move into a new house. From changing the locks to updating your insurance, there is a lot to tackle before you’ve even moved your first belongings into your new place. But what things should you take care of first...

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Vacation Ideas in NY: Easy Trips from the Saratoga Region

Upstate NY is a great place to live and vacation. But just because you live in New York State doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy vacationing here as well! There are many great vacation destinations within driving distance of the Saratoga Region! As a result, you don’t have to go very far for a wonderful, memorable...

Pet Proofing Your Home
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Ten Tips for Pet-Proofing Your Home

For many people, a house doesn’t quite feel like a home until it’s being shared with a furry companion or two. Pets are great additions to any household, but keeping pets safe at home can be more challenging than it may seem. If you’re a new pet owner or you’ve recently moved into a new...

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Five Things You Should Do Before Moving Into A New House

When you’ve found the perfect home and you’re finally able to call it your own, your natural instinct may be to move in as soon as possible. While we can’t blame you for feeling this way, the truth is there are a few things you should do before you move in. What should you take...

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Kids’ At-Home Birthday Party Ideas & Tips

Throwing a birthday party for your child at home can seem like an overwhelming task. From decorating and cleaning the house before everyone arrives and to feeding and entertaining all the guests during the party, it’s no wonder so many parents are willing to spend a small fortune to have their child’s birthday parties somewhere...

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Upstate NY Daytrips From Saratoga

The Saratoga region is a great place to live for many reasons. From outdoor recreation opportunities and local attractions to entertainment venues and an amazing restaurant scene, there’s something for everyone in Saratoga Springs and the surrounding neighborhoods and communities. But one of the things that makes the Saratoga area an amazing place to live...

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How to Choose a Realtor

When it comes to buying a house, having someone familiar with the real estate industry to guide you can be both comforting and beneficial. As a result, if you are in the market for a new home, you may want to consider working with an experienced real estate agent. How do you go about finding...

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Benefits of Buying a Brand New Home

When it comes to shopping for a new home, homebuyers have lots of options. One of the biggest choices consumers initially have to make when they begin searching for a new place to live is whether they want to buy or build a home. While moving into an existing home that is “new to you”...

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Tips for Keeping Your Home Clean and Organized

Whether you’ve lived in your home for years or you just moved in, there are always challenges when it comes to keeping a house clean and organized. Here, we’ll share 10 of our favorite easy tips for keeping your house in good order! 10 Tips for Cleaning and Organizing Your Home 1. Wipe Down the...

Getting to Know Heritage Custom Builders

Top 5 Reasons to Build A Custom Home with Heritage Custom Builders

When it comes to custom homebuilders in the Capital Region, there are a number of options! This means that individuals and families interested in building custom homes in Saratoga, Clifton Park, Albany and beyond have a variety of builders to choose from. While having options is a good thing, it can also make the decision-making...

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Home Site Incentives for Heritage Pointe

Buyers that sign purchase agreements between now and January 31st, 2016 at our new Heritage Pointe community will receive a $5,000 home site premium credit at closing. Those that sign purchase agreements in the month of February 2016 will receive a $2,500 home site premium credit.

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Family Friendly Holiday Activities In and Around Saratoga

Upstate New York is a wonderful place to be year round, but it’s especially great during the holiday season. There are so many family friendly events and activities to participate in all season long – one of the many benefits of living in and around Saratoga County. For those of you that live in our...

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How to Find the Right Home For You

Finding the perfect place to call home sweet home can be quite a challenge. From identifying the ideal location to finding a house that’s the right size for your family and in a price range you are comfortable with, the process of finding the right home can be daunting. Here are 7 tips to guide...

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Try Before You Buy with Heritage Custom Builders

Wish the old adage “try before you buy” applied when you’re shopping for a new home? After all, a home is one of the biggest purchases most people make in a lifetime. How can you know what you like until you’ve tried it for yourself? At Heritage Custom Builders, we understand wanting to try before...

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Living in Clifton Park, NY

If you’re interested in moving to Upstate NY and considering the greater Capital District as a potential locale to call home, there are many communities to consider. One of the most popular communities among individuals and families alike moving to the area is Clifton Park, NY. Located in Saratoga County, Clifton Park is just south...

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5 Tips for Meeting Your New Neighbors

Relocating can be fun and exciting but it can also be stressful and overwhelming. From packing and hiring movers to reorganizing your whole life into a new and unfamiliar space, the transition to a new home can be a challenging one. Sometimes, one of the biggest stresses when it comes to moving becomes evident after...

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Perks of Living in Saratoga County

Saratoga County is a beautiful and popular place to live in Upstate NY. Just south of the Adirondack Mountains and north of Albany, Schenectady and Troy, Saratoga County is home to a number of small cities, villages, towns and rural areas. Popular communities in Saratoga County include Ballston Spa, Clifton Park, Milton, Malta and Saratoga...

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5 Great Backyard Activity Ideas

One of the biggest perks of owning a home is having your own backyard to use and enjoy! Looking for some ways to make the most of your yard? We’ve got some fun backyard activity ideas that will leave you excited to spend some time outdoors!


Get to Know Heritage Custom Builders at the 2015 Saratoga Showcase of Homes

The annual Saratoga Showcase of Homes celebrates some of the most exceptional homes built in Saratoga County. The event, which is now in its 20th year, features new homes that display the latest building techniques, top-of-the-line fixtures, stylish home furnishings and showcase the work of some of the area’s top suppliers, designers and builders. Proceeds...


Our 2014 Showcase Homes

In 2014's Showcase, we displayed our Tamarack model at Timber Creek Preserve in Ballston Lake, and our Sequoia model at Mourningkill Meadows in Ballston Spa. These two homes are were beautifully decorated by a well-known interior designer and feature Heritage Custom Builder's proud construction techniques and personal touch.

Mourningkill Meadows News & Upcoming Events

Heritage Custom Builders Announce Mourningkill Meadows

Mourningkill Meadows will be a classic suburban community with lots ranging in size from one quarter acre to over one acre. The neighborhood is located in the Town of Ballston, Saratoga County, and will be served by all public utilities (water, sewer, natural gas and underground electric, cable and phone). While diligently working with the...

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Brooks Heritage Announces Timber Creek Preserve

Brooks Heritage announces "Timber Creek Preserve", a unique new community at Ballston Lake, NY based on a Traditional Neighborhood Design, nestled within 110 acres of mature forest that gives the entire neighborhood complete privacy from the surrounding area.