Popular Building Construction Materials Used for High-End Homes


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Size does not always equate to quality. Many factors contribute to designing a high-end home, including its building construction materials, such as brick and stone, clay roof tiles, and interior tile finishes.


Your home is unique to your style and design preferences, which is why not every home includes the same materials. However, there are a few building construction materials that can add value to any home design because of their proven longevity, durability, and aesthetics.


Popular Building Construction Materials for High-End Homes

Florida homes are subject to different climates and weather conditions than homes built in places like New York, North Dakota, or even Mississippi. Building a sturdy, beautiful home is largely dependent on the materials used, which must be suitable for the location in which you live.

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The following are a few popular building construction materials to consider when building your luxury home in South Florida.


Stone & Brick

More often than not, northern homes are built from brick, whereas most Florida homes are built from concrete. However, stone and brick are both beautiful and durable construction materials that can accent any high-end home design. Whether you want granite or quartzite countertops or a marble driveway, there is no limit to the many ways you can use stone to add character to your home.


Bricks have a way of bringing a certain charm to any home and have long been a favorite building material. You can incorporate brick into your home design with a brick paved driveway, within your landscaping, or even a partial siding of your home.

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Clay Roofing Tiles

Dating back to ancient Roman times, clay roofing tiles have been a highly sought-after roofing material not only for their luxurious look but also for their durability and low maintenance. There are several sizes, colors, shapes, and even designs that you can choose from to beautifully complement your home’s unique design.

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Interior Tiling

Tile is a popular choice for more than just flooring. You will often find it used for kitchen backsplashes and bathroom showers, and it can also be used to make your fireplace pop.


There are hundreds of thousands of tile options available, which can make the selection process a little overwhelming. Working with an interior designer or builder, like us, can help you navigate the best style options suited to your vision.

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Which Building Construction Materials Will You Choose?

Designing your forever home, or even planning a few home renovations, can be complex, from finding a trusted contractor to selecting the building construction materials and finishes you want to use. But it doesn’t have to be.


At Ryan A. Jones & Associates, we understand how important your home is to you and work with you to capture and interpret your unique vision.


Our expertise as builders and renovators of luxury homes helps us provide you with the services and knowledge necessary for the successful planning, designing, and construction of your home. Contact us today for a consultation!