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Mar 20, 2018 / Blog

Sometimes you have more room than you need. Sometimes your family and life changes so you may change the purpose of a previously used room. Perhaps your new home has a loft space you didn’t have in your previous home. If you’re looking for ideas to use that new space, here are a few ideas. […]


Mar 6, 2018 / Blog

Neighbors. We all have them (unless you live out in the middle of the country somewhere). While you may not get to choose who you live next to, you can create a friendly relationship that will improve your quality of life. Here are a few tips you can use to become a better neighbor. Take […]


Feb 22, 2018 / News

Rose Gate is a celebration of all that makes living in Lodi special and has been very popular with homeowners. Rose Gate is a thoughtful and friendly neighborhood with vintage touches like separated sidewalks, classic street lighting and landscape edges, many shade trees throughout the neighborhood, flowering roses and enticing open spaces. Sales have been […]

How to Design Feel Good Home

Feb 20, 2018 / Blog

Your home has a big impact on how you feel. If your living space is cramped or cluttered, you could feel weighed down make you fall out of love with your home. How do you cultivate an environment that fills everyone who comes in with positive energy? The New York Times recently shared some tips […]


Feb 12, 2018 / Blog

Lodi – FCB Homes was named Business of the Year at the Lodi Chamber of Commerce’s 95th Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony on February 1, 2018.   Tom Doucette, President, represented FCB Homes as he accepted the award from Lodi City Manager Steve Schwabauer.  Schwabauer highlighted the strong sense of community FCB Homes brings to […]

New Year Resolutions for your Home

Jan 30, 2018 / Blog

The start of a new year is a great time to get your home in shape. After the holiday rush, we’re often left looking at our house wondering what exactly happened. Here are 4 steps you can take to get your home ready to take on a new year. Clean in Stages Instead of tackling […]

Orchard Lane community spotlight

Nov 1, 2017 / Blog

Orchard Lane at Reynolds Ranch embraces the character and charm of Lodi’s unique heritage. Nestled among vineyards and open space, Orchard Lane exudes a comfortable rural feel but is still conveniently located near transportation hubs, regional job centers, shopping, schools and parks. The homes at Orchard Lane has a classic flair, with Americana, Sonoma and […]

Halloween Safety Tips

Oct 18, 2017 / Blog

Halloween is a magical time of year: costumes, spooky parties, trips to haunted houses or pumpkin patches, and don’t forget trick-or-treating! Make sure everyone has a fun and safe Halloween by following these Halloween safety best practices. Be Safe at Home Clear the walkway of potential tripping hazards like garden hoses, extension cords, or Halloween […]

Floorplans for Entertainers

Sep 20, 2017 / Blog

Between birthdays, weddings, graduations, holidays and Friday nights without the kids, there’s always something worth celebrating with family and friends. If you love to entertain (or are looking to entertain more), there are specific attributes you’ll want to look for in your new home. If you’re looking for the perfect home to host family gatherings, […]

smart home technology trends

Aug 23, 2017 / Blog

Technology continues to evolve at breakneck speeds: from robot vacuums to app-controlled lights, our homes are getting smarter by the second. Today’s smart home technology promises to make your home more comfortable, convenient, and secure to give you peace of mind from anywhere. Here are a few ways smart home tech can help improve your […]