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TONS of great suggestions on what to do when building a new house.  Pin and save for a later date.

Longest list ever of things to think of having installed when building your dream home (outlets in closets, venting away from where curtains hang, audio wired outside, plumbing considerations). awesome list great for bathroom hair dryer irons

A must in my dream home

Stair Slide -- its always a happy day with Slide Stairs! If I'm ever rich enough to have a slid/stair case like this lol I want this!

pocket gate by Kim Paige    I would totally build this into new construction! amazing

Love this idea!--- for the next house you build - Pocket gate for kids or pets. One of the best ideas I've ever seen. I could see doing this instead of a baby gate between the kitchen and living room area or the basement stairs etc.

charging and getting electronics out of the way.

Install a power strip in the back of a drawer and let your electronics recharge sight unseen. Just make sure the drawer is shorter than normal to allow room for the power strip’s cord in the back.by LGB Interiors

What Upgrades should I do?

37 Builder Upgrades You SHOULD Do. a lot of pretty good ideas/considerations when building/remodeling

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14 Genius Easy-Living Tips That Your Home Needs Right Now

Ingenious way to both save space and be functional in your bathroom. Build an outlet into the drawer where you store your hair dryer/curling iron.

Water fall sauna shower!

Master Shower with an added waterfall that then turns into a sauna. Dream…… Master Shower with an added waterfall that then turns into a sauna. Dream…… was last modified: March…

They look like regular cabinet doors, but they open up to a walk-in pantry!

Concealed Pantry Storage While panels alongside the refrigerator blend in with surrounding cabinets, they are actually doors opening to a hidden walk-in pantry. If I ever build a house.

demolish the whole house, turn the top floor into rooms and the first floor all kitchen, living and dining room...love!

eclectic white kitchen w/hidden pantry (and chalkboard door!)-- Don't care for the white, but love the hidden pantry and door!

Brilliant under the stairs ideas

Cool Ideas for staircases. No more wasted space. - Cool Ideas for staircases. No more wasted space. I don't have stairs, but if I did I would want something like these!