Why You Need and Automatic Leak Detection System for your Summer Home

What we learned is that there are two major types of systems. The first type uses leak detectors placed strategically throughout the house. When one of these detectors senses water it will shut off the water main minimizing the amount of damage. The second type of system senses unusual duration and/or volume of water flow and also shuts off the water main when a leak is suspected. We spent a fair amount of time assessing the pros and cons of each system and decided on a flow-based system manufactured by FloLogic, Inc.

NAHB Releases Home Buyer Preferences Study

The headline finding is that the majority of buyers – regardless of age – are looking for the same features in a community. The study, Housing Preferences of the Baby Boomer Generation, captures the opinions of more than 4,300 prospective home buyers and compares the wants of Boomers to those of seniors, Gen-Xers and Millennials.

When your beautiful new Delaware beach house is complete, we don't just hand you the keys and walk away. The end of the building process is just the beginning of a relationship that we want to last forever. The following email arrived in my in box this week and illustrates how one of our former customers feels about Turnstone's service after the sale

Will Sonos Disrupt the Home Audio Market? - A Personal Experience

One of Turnstone Custom Home's owners discusses his experience using Sonos audio system in his personal residence. After installing the Sonos system this user believes that hard-wired music distribution systems have now been rendered obsolete. When you are planning your new home don't spend money on pre-wiring until you have investigated the Sonos system.


Take a cruise down West Side Drive in “The Country Club” this fall and you’ll see two new Turnstone custom homes within a few hundred yards of each other. The fact is, RBYCC lot owners are choosing Turnstone after interviewing numerous area builders, and Turnstone is doing the lion’s share of new construction this fall in this prestigious neighborhood. Here is a little background information about this wonderful community.


Turnstone Holdings, LLC, the parent company of Turnstone Builders is pleased to announce a significant reorganization of its businesses. The company’s core custom home construction and renovation operations will now operate under the name “Turnstone Custom Homes”. The new name more closely reflects the company’s mission of creating high quality, totally custom homes and renovations.


Own a piece of the beach with this beautiful new home on a quiet street 3.5 blocks from the beach and boardwalk and 2 blocks from shopping and restaurants on Rehoboth Avenue. Turnstone Custom Homes, an established local builder with deep roots in Coastal Delaware is offering you the charm and beauty of a traditional beach cottage and the luxury and convenience of a modern 21st century family home in this beautiful 3000 sq.ft. home.