Storage With a Purpose

Storage areas are not just a corner of the basement anymore. They can often be found in different part of the home, where it makes the most sense to store certain items—such as cleaning supplies in a kitchen pantry, and cabinets in the garage that house the family’s sports gear, including the sometimes odorous hockey bag!

Many homes have an area in the back entry or mudroom that serve as  “drop zone” for everyday items that would otherwise end up on the kitchen counter. Keys, cell phones mail, magazines, and work items can be kept close at hand and easily accessible, but out of the mainstream areas of the home, with a simple wall niche or counter area at the side entry of your home.

Ensuring your builder has a good sense of your family’s everyday needs and lifestyle will help them plan out storage solutions that will work for you. 

Keith Sawlor Sawlor Built Homes Custom Home Builder in Nova Scotia

Keith Sawlor

Keith Sawlor is the second generation Owner of Sawlor Built Homes. With more than 35 years experience building custom homes in Nova Scotia, Keith has built a team that mirrors his professional knowledge and values.

Keith is a Certified Residential Builder who is also certified with many leading industry organizations. He is a Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) Certified Builder, a Net Zero Energy (NZE) Certified Builder, a Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) R-2000 Certified Builder, and a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS).

Keith is a Board Member of the Atlantic Home Warranty Program as well as the Canadian Home Builders' Association Nova Scotia. He is involved in many other industry programs and associations, such as the Canadian Home Builders’ Association National, Safety Services Nova Scotia and Better Business Bureau.


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