Around the House




The entire team at Highland Homes is thrilled to announce two exciting product upgrades that will be included in many of our new homes and will directly benefit our homeowners.

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Video: The Perks of Buying an Inventory Home

For some homebuyers, the idea of building a home can seem a bit overwhelming. That’s why move-in ready, or “inventory,” homes are such a great option. Join us as Shay Geyer of IBB Design Fine Furnishings explains how purchasing an inventory home in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex can simplify the homebuying process and help you to find Read more »


Local Color: Front Gate

There are many fabulous combinations in the Lone Star State. Rice and beans with your enchiladas. Bright bluebonnets, Indian Paintbrush and that one-of-a-kind Texas sky. Boots and, well, you name it. But the combination of glowing qualities located in the growing community of Fair Oaks Ranch is pretty rare, even by Texas standards.

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Light It Up

Ready to make your holidays sparkle and shine? Read on for a round up of the best little holiday light displays in Texas!

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We at Around the House believe that the holidays, above all, should be tasty. And, what’s better than the gift of food? A snap to order, fun to receive, handy to serve to guests and none of that “now where should this go?” for those who have closets filled to the brim!

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Trendy engineered quartz countertops make it even more enjoyable to gather with family and friends in the kitchen. With attractive engineered quartz available in so many popular colors and patterns, this “new granite” offers welcoming appeal, whether you’re eating takeout at the kitchen island or admiring your quartz countertops from the comfort of the living room.

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Changing leaves and crisp days signal the arrival of the Fall season. In today’s design post, Shay Geyer of IBB Design uses Fall’s standout colors to create a glamorous and colorful master bedroom.

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Highland Homes architect David Watters shares ideas about design, insights for aspiring designers and inspiration for creating innovative and tranquil Highland Homes for families.

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