Top 5 Voice Enabled Home Products

Woman In Kitchen Asking Digital Assistant Question

With technology advancing seemingly by the day, voice compatibility is a great way to control your household devices.  Here are the top 5 voice enabled products for you.   Amazon Echo: The flagship smart speaker from Amazon has recently been

Three New Available Homes


We are pleased to share that we have 3 new homes that are now completed and ready for move-in.  All of them are located in the beautiful community of The Islands on the Manatee River.  A rare gem offering access

It’s Hammock Day!


Nothing is more relaxing than kicking back and hanging out in a hammock.  We’re deep into summer, so it’s the perfect time to slow down and enjoy the shade in peace and quiet.  You’ll have some of the fastest and

The HIDDEN Advantages of a New Custom Home


I was having a conversation with some folks this weekend and discussing what I thought some of the advantages were of a new home.  Like most people, my immediate reaction was the visible items, such as the home’s design and

The Golden Rule of Mixing Metals: THERE ARE NO RULES!‏


By Missi McCombs, Director of Design As I was scrolling through my inbox this morning, an email subject line caught my interest ~ “The golden rule of mixing metals: THERE ARE NO RULES!”‏  Ok, truth be told the email was

New Model at Harbourside Neighborhood at The Islands


Javic Homes is excited to announce our new model at the Harbourside neighborhood at The Islands on the Manatee River.  The Islands is a picturesque waterfront community located on Florida’s Gulf Coast.  It is a 225-acre gated neighborhood that caters to

Does Your Custom Home Need Pilings? {Video}


There are a variety of reasons why custom homes in the Tampa Bay area need pilings, but it typically boils down to 1 of 2 reasons – poor soil conditions or being in a velocity zone. Before we go into

Granite vs Quartz: Hear from the Experts


Javic’s next Sip & Style event will be on Thursday, May 12th, from 6-8pm at Florence Marble and Granite (Directions Below).  At each of these casual events, we make sure to tackle current trends and this time we’ll be discussing

Living The Islands Good Life Promotion


The Islands on the Manatee River is a community that encourages a love and enjoyment of the outdoors, especially water activities.  For a limited time, Javic Homes is providing an incentive on our model and inventory homes that highlights the

Tampa Custom Home Tour – Week 4


The last home on the 2016 Tampa Custom Home Tour is this weekend.  It is a beautiful Mediterranean style custom home.  The home has approximately 4,000 square feet of living space with 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, bonus room, den/study and much more.  The finishes