Hammering Away Schumacher Homes’ new design center in Scott replaces Ambassador location
Schumacher Homes recently unveiled its new design center on South Frontage Road in Scott, where it is also showcasing two newly built model homes.
Based in Canton, Ohio, the company expanded to the Acadiana area in 2007 with a design center on Ambassador Caffery Parkway. The new Scott store replaces that location.
While the company has been building in the southern Louisiana marketplace since 2007, these are the first model homes in Louisiana for the family-run Schumacher Homes. The design center allows customers to experience what the company calls its simple buying process first-hand, while the model homes showcase the latest in architectural, color and interior design trends.
“Building model homes is the best way for us to show our customers what we can really do. We give them the opportunity to walk through the homes, see the quality, see the design, and take in the full, exciting experience,” says company CEO Paul Schumacher. “While other homebuilders are moving out of the market, we are not only expanding our reach but making substantial investments into the marketplaces and communities that we build in, like Lafayette.”
The center and homes are located at 812 I-10 South Frontage Road in Scott. The homes display one of the most popular Schumacher floor plans available — the Beverly II D model — and the Brooke B model, a floor plan just made available. They also present customization options, including an outdoor kitchen and fireplace, interior brick archways and a gated courtyard.
Schumacher Homes is America’s largest custom home builder, with operations in 32 markets in 14 states across the country. The company has built more than 8,000 homes since its founding by Paul Schumacher in 1992.
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