Keep It Local Delaware!

live-delaware-homeWelcome to Live Delaware, a resource dedicated to featuring select businesses and non-profits that are locally owned and operated in the Delaware community. The purpose is to increase awareness of the individuality, importance and perks that come with shopping, eating, playing and building local to Delaware. If you are new to the area, I hope you’ll discover a new favorite local place to eat, shop or live! We have an amazing little state with a great sense of community and Live Delaware is just a reminder to keep it local in the nation’s “Small Wonder”.

Lessard Builders Joins Toys for Tots to Brighten the Holidays for Children Lessard Builders' Saltaire Model Home an Official Toys for Tots Toy Drop Location

Lessard Builders and Toys for Tots to Brighten the Holidays for Children in Need Delaware Custom Home builder, Lessard Builders, is excited to announce their official participation in the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Program and their model homes’ official designation as a Toys for Tots toy drop location. On behalf of Toys for […]

Our Home Pricing Process, Explained

  One of the most common questions our Lessard team gets asked, is, “How much does this Lessard home cost-per-square-foot?” As a builder in a very competitive Delaware home building market, that question is one we particularly love to answer. New home pricing can be a very murky or confusing subject. In this blog post […]

How We Named Our East Coast Series Floor Plans The Explanation Behind Lessard's East Coast Series Floor Plan Model Names

One of the more common questions we hear as people tour our model home in Showfield for the first time, is, “Why did you name your model home The Saltaire?” We love the question, because at Lessard Builders, the names of our model home and our home floor plans have great meaning to us. Today, […]

Meet Our New Floorplan: The Riverhead Lessard Builders Reveals New Custom Home Plan

Lessard Builders is excited to reveal our new floorplan, The Riverhead! The Riverhead is our newest home plan addition to our East Coast Series Homes and was designed with a spacious, open-concept feel. The new floorplan’s standard features include a three-car garage, 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, an upstairs loft, first floor flex-room, front and back […]

Fire Safety Prevention Week 2018 Your Fire Safety and Prevention Resource for the Whole Family

Be Safer. Fire Safety 2018  This week, October 8th to October 14th, is 2018 National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) Fire Prevention Week. The NFPA has utilizes the second week of October every year to educate people of all ages about Fire Safety. Public awareness of the need for fire safety began in America in the early […]

First-Class Farms of the First State Delaware's Farms Have Lots to Offer

Delaware has been known for generations for its farms. The First State’s rich agricultural history goes all the way back to the region’s earliest colonial settlers, who quickly realized Delaware’s fertile grounds and mild climate made it perfect for farming. Farming began in the colonial days with crops like rice, wheat and indigo which sustained […]

Americans Celebrating Construction Appreciation Week Lessard Builders Proud to Celebrate 1st Annual Construction Appreciation Week

Construction Appreciation Week   You see these people in highlighter colored vests working on our highways. You see them in your neighborhood or down the street working on new homes. They’re responsible for the skyscrapers in our cities, our national infrastructure and many comforts of our everyday lives. You these people working outside on the hottest […]

2018 Hottest Building and Home Products Our Favorites- The 'Hottest' Building and Home Products of 2018

Each year when Brian Lessard and our team at Lessard Builders meet with clients, one of the most common questions we’re asked is about the hottest and most popular building products we’re using. Before 2019 gets any closer we wanted to take a moment today to give you all the scoop! After dozens of meetings […]

Honoring America’s Golden: Grandparents Celebrate National Grandparent's Day 2018

Celebrating Grandparent’s Day 2018 Did you know that, since 1978, the Second Sunday in September has been hailed as National Grandparent’s Day? If you already knew of National Grandparent’s Day, we’re impressed! We, like many of you out there, hadn’t heard a peep about this holiday to celebrate Grandparents until very recently. Yet while just […]