• Defiance

    Back in the 1880’s when Glenwood Springs was settled, it was named Fort Defiance. The area was the epitome of the wild, wild, west with tent camps, saloons and brothels. Defiance was inhabited by prospectors and miners, gamblers, gun-toting cowboys, saloon and dance hall girls.

    It has been said the… learn more »

  • Jack and Jill Bathrooms

    “You’ve been in there long enough!” 
    “It’s my turn!”
    “Mom/Dad – she/he won’t get out of the bathroom!”
    “I have to goooooo!”

    If you grew up with siblings or have children, you have undoubtedly heard these words yelled loud enough for the neighbors to hear.… learn more »

  • Newly Completed: 414 Golden Bear
    Ready to move in

    Welcome home to the coveted gated Aspen Glen community. Colorado mountain living in this custom-designed single-level home. Entering the front door, it will beckon you inside with its open floor plan and beautiful high-end finishes. Classic vaulted ceilings in the main living area with ample windows bringing the outdoors in… learn more »

  • Anatomy of a Mountain Home

    ✓ Huge Windows
    ✓ Wrap-around decks
    ✓ Cozy fireplaces
    ✓ Log or wood siding, or shingles
    ✓ Steep rooflines
    ✓ High, vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams
    ✓ Open Floor Plan

    When you hear the term “Mountain Home,” do you have visions of a… learn more »

  • Thompson Park: Carbondale, Colorado

    Thompson Park, Carbondale’s newest neighborhood located in Carbondale, Colorado is entering its newest Phase of Construction that will contain (3) Townhomes, (3) Affordable Housing Units, and (7) Single Family Homes.

    Erik Cavarra, Managing Broker & Partner for Engel Volkers in the Roaring Fork Valley, who oversaw the sales… learn more »

  • Find Your Niche

    Having enough storage is one of the biggest challenges in any home. Another question is where to display all of those trinkets, treasures and family heirlooms. In the bathroom, the issue is where to put all of the hair and bath care bottles. What to do?

    You could put… learn more »

  • There’s Gold in Them Thar Hills

    No, I’m not talking about the yellow stuff you get out of the ground, however, Colorado is a “goldmine,” so to speak!

    I’m referring to the beautiful and intense yellows and golds of the Aspen trees in late September and
    early October. If you live in or have visited… learn more »

  • Your Bathroom

    Your Bathroom!

    Next to the kitchen, the Master Bathroom and Guest Bathrooms are the most popular areas of the home to be designed or renovated. These are rooms you use every day, and, it can be a daunting task to get it right. Whether you have a big or small…

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  • Why Build Your Custom Dream Home in Western Colorado?

    RM Construction builds custom, luxury homes in the Roaring Fork Valley. As one of the premier custom home builders in the valley, we have the experience to navigate the challenging terrain, soils and extreme weather. The area is breathtakingly beautiful, and with so much to do, you will want to… learn more »

  • Building the Custom Kitchen of Your Dreams

    The kitchen is the heart of the home, so when you build your custom home, you may want to consider putting extra time into planning the design and layout of your kitchen. Many people already know what design style they want in their kitchen, but if you don’t that’s… learn more »

  • 5 Reasons to Choose RM to Build Your Custom Home

    If you’re looking to build a home in the Colorado River and Roaring Fork River Valleys, look no further than RM Construction. We build beautiful custom, luxury homes you’ll never want to leave. RM Construction is the go-to builder in the area for all custom homes in western Colorado. You’ll… learn more »

  • Custom Home Design Trends for 2022

    If you’re thinking about building your home, but don’t know what style to go for, RM Construction has got you covered. Many of 2022’s home design trends will bring out the character of your beautiful future home in Colorado. Here are our top design choices for your home in 2022:… learn more »

  • Why Build a Custom Home in 2022?

    Maybe you have been dreaming of building your own custom home for years, but the timing just hasn’t felt right. There are many reasons you might be delaying constructing your new home – perhaps you are concerned about the difficulties of moving, funding the construction, or maybe you just don’t… learn more »

  • Four Custom Considerations for Designing Your Living Space

    When designing a custom home, it is essential to create a living area that meets all of your family’s entertainment and relaxation needs. As the main room the guests of your house will see, this space can display the uniqueness and attentive design of your home while also… learn more »

  • Five On-Trend Master Bedroom Options for Your Custom Home

    Crafting the perfect master bedroom can provide you with the perfect place to start and end your days in luxury and comfort. Colorado-based RM Construction offers fully customized home building that can allow you to craft the master bedroom of your dreams. Here are five master bedroom trends that RM… learn more »

  • 4 Bathroom Trends to Consider for Your Custom Home

    4 Bathroom Trends to Consider for Your Custom Home 

    The bathroom of a home is usually the one place where you can go to find a moment of peace and quiet. It is also, usually, the first stop of every morning and the last stop of every evening.

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  • 4 Reasons to Move to Colorado’s Western Slope

    Whether you are moving to Colorado from out of state or relocating within the state, the Western Slope should absolutely be on your list of potential places to make home. Although it makes up nearly 40% of Colorado’s land, this region contains only around 10% of the population. Those seeking… learn more »

  • Five Custom Options for Your Outdoor Living Space

    Your custom home’s interior can reflect the area’s natural beauty through the complimentary materials, color, and architecture that you choose during the design and construction process. However, it is equally important to think about how your home’s exterior spaces can also capture the Western Slope’s stunning outdoor surroundings.learn more »

  • Four Benefits of Using a Build-Ready Plan as Inspiration for Your Custom Home

    The process of building a new home is exciting. Rather than spending countless hours scouring the limited housing market for the perfect home, owners are able to build exactly to their specifications. However, a fully custom home can seem daunting for owners when considering the vast amount oflearn more »

  • Say Hello to Your Home in the Mountains

    RM Constuction has just completed a beautiful new townhome in the mountains of Carbondale, Colorado. Sitting on the highly anticipated view lots at Shadowrock, this home offers over 3,000 square feet of elevator-served luxury living, including four expansive private terraces. Listed at $2,400,000, this home features four bedrooms and… learn more »

  • Four Perks of Building a Custom Home on the Western Slope

    Falling to the west of the United States Continental Divide, Colorado’s Western Slope may be a lesser-known region in comparison to the Front Range. However, this hidden gem is full of stunning views, outdoor activities, diverse culture, and vast swaths of nature to explore. For those who love all that… learn more »

  • 4 Reasons to Build a Custom Home During a Seller’s Market

    Headlines across the U.S. have highlighted the dramatic increase in home sales recently. As people spend more time at home, more are looking to buy their dream house while those with desirable houses are not moving. This creates a shortage of homes for sale and drives prices through the roof.… learn more »

  • Building Your Custom Home: 3 Kitchen Considerations

    When building a custom home for your family, you have a range of rooms to plan, interior design trends to consider, and choices to make. The kitchen is the most trafficked room in your home. Therefore, planning the layout and design of the kitchen in your custom home includes many… learn more »

  • 3 Reasons to Own a Custom Built Home

    If you are looking to move into a new home, why not consider building a custom home for your family? Custom homes provide a wide variety of benefits to homeowners, especially those in the Colorado high country. Do you need to hear a few convincing reasons before deciding to build… learn more »

  • 2021 Colorado Custom Home Design Trends

    2020 was a year like no other before, and one thing many people learned is that their current home does not work for their needs. The role of the American home shifted from being a place of rest in the hours outside of work or school to a full-time, multifunctional… learn more »

  • 4 Benefits of Using LED Lighting In Your Custom Home

    One of the emerging interior lighting trends we at RM Construction have been seeing lately is the use of LED lighting options. Aside from the plentiful design options available, LED lighting also offers a host of other benefits that will promote ocular health and lower power bills.
    Read about… learn more »

  • RM Construction is Excited to Announce a New Office in Grand Junction

    RM Construction is excited to announce the opening of a new office located at 529 25 1/2 Road, Suite B-103 in Grand Junction. The office is situated in the beginnings of a new, 58-acre multi-use neighborhood called The Riverfront at Dos Rios along the Colorado River.… learn more »

  • 4 Trends in Custom Home Building in 2020

    What does your dream home look like? Are the bathrooms luxe and spacious? Does the kitchen include a breakfast nook, double wall ovens, and a scenic view of the mountains? Are you simply overwhelmed with options and unsure which upgrades will bring you joy both now and in the future?… learn more »

  • How RM Construction Can Help You with a Colorado Custom Home Build

    Living in the Roaring Fork Valley of Colorado is inspiring. From outdoor activities like hiking, biking, and skiing, to arts, culture, and great dining, the area has it all. Whether you are relocating or are a long time local, RM Construction is here to help you navigate the construction process.… learn more »

  • Dos Rios Development in Grand Junction — We’re Excited to Move Forward!

    RM Construction is excited to announce that the city of Grand Junction recently approved issuing up to $12.3 million in bonds to fund infrastructure for the Dos Rios future development.

    RM Construction and a development group are finalizing an agreement to purchase Dos Rios and develop a multi-use… learn more »

  • RM Construction: Managing Covid19

    Bob Gibson and Blake Piland, co-owners of RM Construction a Roaring Fork Valley builder of custom and multifamily homes feel they are fortunate to have their Roaring Fork Valley projects deemed “essential” throughout the current quarantine period.

    That’s true in two of the three counties in which they are currently… learn more »

  • 7 Questions to Ask a Home Builder — What to Look for When Hiring a Builder

    The prospect of constructing a new home is exciting. Early in the process, you’ll need to hire a home builder. Take your time with this step and ask the right questions. In our many years of experience, we’ve found that people don’t ask enough or the right questions at the… learn more »

  • Shadowrock in El Jebel is Growing: Enjoy Carefree Mountain Living

    RM Construction is thrilled to be part of the growth of our mid-valley community via Shadowrock in El Jebel, Colorado. Shadowrock embodies carefree mountain living in the Roaring Fork Valley.

    Owners enjoy hiking, biking, skiing, and all of the cultural opportunities that our valley has to offer instead of spending… learn more »

  • Project Update: Thompson Park in Carbondale, Colorado

    RM Construction is thrilled to partner with Thompson Park Townhomes in the development of Carbondale’s newest neighborhood. The project is marked by mountain contemporary design that blends affordability and function. learn more »
  • How to Blend Contrasting Materials for High-Impact Design

    The melding of contrasting materials throughout the home is a sophisticated way to add visual interest and depth to your design. Bold finishes coupled with muted color tones create an eye-catching statement, while natural wood combined with cool metal boasts a stunning blend of nature and machinery. learn more »
  • Tricks to Customize a Kitchen on a Budget

    Who wouldn’t want a kitchen customized to meet their specific tastes and needs? A complete kitchen renovation can cost tens of thousands of dollars, but you don’t have to spend a bundle to achieve a custom effect. A few modest investments can help make your kitchen work well and look great. learn more »
  • Latest Deck Trend: ‘Monster’ Size, Mega-Luxury

    Move over mini — the new trend in decking is anything but small. When it comes to the size of their decks, the majority of Americans feel bigger is better — as multiple surveys indicate decks are getting larger and more luxurious, RealtorMag reports. learn more »
  • How to Choose a Custom Home Builder in Colorado

    It’s no secret that Colorado housing has become a hot commodity. For many, finding a house has become a game of chance or a perpetual bid war. The solution? Building your own home and customize it to your liking. learn more »