The Ultimate Guide to Touring a Model Home at Brunswick Crossing

The Ultimate Guide to Touring a Model Home

If you're in the market for a new construction home in Frederick County, choosing a community with a model home is a great place to start. Model homes offer helpful insights into the livability of a community, your home builder’s quality craftsmanship, and your design selections and options. 

Take a glimpse into your future at Brunswick Crossing by touring the four model homes from our award-winning builders, DRB Homes and Ryan Homes. To make the most of your visit, follow our ultimate guide for touring a model home at Brunswick Crossing.

1. Plan Ahead

Before heading to Brunswick Crossing, take some time to explore You can quickly view the available home design options to narrow down your preferred floorplan, thus maximizing your time during the tour. Knowing what you're looking for will make the experience more focused and enjoyable.

2. Schedule a Tour

While each Brunswick Crossing home builder has staffed sales centers, scheduling an appointment with the builders before showing up to the community is essential to ensure availability. From the contact form on, you can initiate that process and clarify your preferred tour date and time.

3. Bring a Checklist

Create a checklist of features that are important to you in a home. Your checklist could include the number of bedrooms, layout, kitchen features, and outdoor spaces. A checklist will keep you organized and ensure you notice all critical aspects of a potential home. Whether you bring a physical checklist or confirm your “must-haves” with your partner or family, you can communicate those features with the builder during your tour. 

4. Explore the Neighborhood

While looking for a new home in Frederick, MD, exploring the community to ensure it is a good fit should also be wrapped into your tour itinerary. As you make your way to the model homes at Brunswick Crossing, take some time to explore the surrounding neighborhood. Check out our great amenities, parks, schools, and proximity to the great historic town of Brunswick, MD. 

5. Imagine Your Lifestyle

As you walk through the model home, imagine your daily life within the rooms and spaces. Picture yourself cooking in the kitchen, relaxing in the living room, and utilizing the outdoor spaces. This will help determine if the layout and design align with your lifestyle and preferences.

6. Ask Questions

Don't hesitate to ask the Ryan Homes or DRB Homes new home specialists any questions. Whether it's about the construction process, customization options, or the community, getting all the information you need will empower you to make a confident decision.

7. Take Photos and Notes

Take photos of the model home with permission to help you remember the details later. Additionally, jot down notes about specific features or aspects that stood out. This will be beneficial when comparing different homes during your decision-making process.

8. Visit Multiple Times

Visit Brunswick Crossing and tour the model homes more than once. Your first visit might be overwhelming, and you could miss specific details. If you plan on touring all four models in one day, a return visit could be beneficial if you have narrowed down the builder or home design you prefer. Returning allows you to focus on specific elements and confirm your initial impressions.

9. Keep Perspective

Remember that the models are a showcase. DRB Homes and Ryan Homes have taken great care to stage their models in an inspiring and beautiful manner to accent their homes. The home furnishings, paint colors, wall treatments, window dressings, and accessories are meant to inspire, not to distract. Picture your furnishings in the space and clarify with the new home specialist what is included in the builder's design selection. 

10. Reflect and Evaluate

After touring the model homes, take some time to reflect on your experience. Evaluate each home based on your checklist, notes, and overall impression. Is there a home you keep coming back to? Is there a model that needs to include something that another available home design under construction offers? 

By following this ultimate guide, you'll be well-prepared to make the most of your model home tour at Brunswick Crossing. Happy house hunting!

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