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New Construction Homes in Utah County Offer a Fresh Canvas for Personality and Flair

Moving into a newly-built house is a great opportunity for exploring decorative ideas and unique approaches to interior design. A new home is a great chance... Read More »

Home Design Tips

7 Ways to Spice Up Your Home

It’s springtime, and maybe you’re feeling like you’d rather be outside than in your own home. It’s a great time to be outside, but you... Read More »


How to Install a Reclaimed Barn Wood Accent Wall

Are you thinking about adding a barn wood accent wall to bring texture and character to a wall in your home? Here you will find... Read More »

breakfast nook built by McArthur Homes

Built-in Banquette

Many of our new home designs have the option to add a bay window in the nook or master bedroom. This area can be perfect... Read More »

after shot of a refurnished pianio

How to Paint a Piano

Painting a piano is a project I have wanted to tackle ever since we moved into our new home in Lehi nearly three years ago.... Read More »

building a headboard in the master bedroom

Easy Upholstered Headboard

I am so excited about how this project turned out! I have been wanting a headboard for my master bedroom ever since we moved into... Read More »

DIY firepit and patio

DIY Firepit

It is the beginning of winter and I am already dreaming of warm summer days. You can plan now for a fun summer project that... Read More »

Message From Our Founders

Why we love building homes in Utah

Don, Dave and Ron share why they love building new homes for Utah families. Hear their story of starting McArthur Homes and what makes us different from other builders.

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Behind the Scenes

a closer look at construction

McArthur Homes does many things to build a safer, healthier and stronger home for you and your family. VP of Construction, John Gassman, takes you on a tour behind the scenes to see how we do it.

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