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Platinum Builder Award

2-10 Home Buyers Warranty recognizes The Commodore Corporation as a Platinum Builder for 2018!

The Commodore Corporation is proud to accept this award from 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty!

The award is described as below:

The Platinum Builder Award Recognizes accomplished builders who demonstrate leadership in new construction with innovations in design, marketing strategy, and construction technology. These builders think big while remaining committed to provide the personal touch that connects home buyers to the communities in which they build.


Color of the Year!


The end of the year always heralds the announcements for “The Color of the Year” by various paint companies and those who specialize in forecasting color trends. The color palette seems to be getting warmer for both fashion and interiors.  Pantone’s color of the year “Living Coral” is a vibrant color and is already influencing the fashion world.

Sherwin Williams’ color of the year is “Cavern Clay” which is a nice soft version that can blend with many other colors including some of the gray colors. It makes a nice accent wall and is not overwhelming in a whole room.

You may want to consider adding pops of the 2019 color of the year to your interiors to warm up the look.


Debbie Stutsman

Corporate Director of Design

The Commodore Corporation


Design Notes!

They have always said that design goes in cycles, and the new cycle is trending to mid-century modern. Think clean lines, lighter feeling furniture, channel that “fifties look”. With the fall furniture market this year we are seeing this influence. Curves are everywhere and they are showing up everywhere from upholstery to case goods, even in lighting and accessories. There is a resurgence of wicker, rattan and caned furniture. These organic pieces add warmth to any interior and keep any interior from looking too harsh.

“Color blocking”, using a bold color on a single wall or piece of furniture, is softening with more pastel tones and subtle patterns and textures. There is also more use of earthy tones in rust, copper and soft gold, which blends with the appearance of brass and gold tone hardware.

The “farmhouse/shiplap” look is still strong but does show signs of starting to trend down. Younger buyers are looking at other clean looks to define their spaces and the mid-century look fits their style. Here is an overview of some of the new looks at this fall’s furniture market:

Featuring our Rockbridge Elite 6 Modular Home!

Our Rockbridge Elite series is designed to offer the flexibility your family needs and the style that you don’t want to live without.

The Rockbridge Elite 6 is a four bedroom and two bathroom ranch with some great additional standard features!  A large formal entry foyer welcomes you into the RY503A, it is open into the Great Room, and the Dining Room.  The formal dining room off the entry foyer has a beautiful tray ceiling and recessed lighting standard.  The enormous Great Room is a fantastic space for the whole family! The Kitchen is a large open space with a center island dividing the Kitchen and Great Room.  This Kitchen has great storage space with a large amount of cabinetry.  Built-in Microwave and Wall Oven in the Pantry, with a Surface Burner Cook top, Dishwasher, and a 23 CuFt Refrigerator are standard in the Elite home. A family room is off the Kitchen hallway, another great spot for entertaining and family.  The three secondary bedrooms are off the family room as well as the second bathroom, and utility room.  The Master bedroom is off the Great Room and is a large space. The Master Bedroom includes a large walk-in closet and Master Bathroom.  The Master Bathroom has double sinks, a ceramic tile shower, and a separate commode closet.  The Elite home series has great additional features and will make a great home!


Color of the Year Design Notes

Announcing the color of the year for 2017…green. In various shades and a bit different from source to source but it is in fact green. Quite a big change from the various shades of white a year ago. It follows the influence of botanical looks that surround us and is also acting as a calming agent in our turbulent world right now.


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Lush is nature’s neutral. From the tallest trees to the deepest valleys, green surrounds us. It’s vibrant, but at the same time, soothing. It changes with the seasons without ever getting old or boring. It’s sprouting up in interior design and fashion trends across the world. Lush spans every style, from glamorous to rustic to contemporary. It can be a statement color, and it plays just as nice with jewel tones as it does with popular neutral hues. Lush can also be used as an accent color to pull out subtle hues in a tweed carpet, bold print or throw pillow. Lush is an excellent companion to hardwood flooring. Just as you’d see in nature, Lush greens are an organic complement to the natural beauty of hardwood.

Design Note: Color of the Year

Benjamin Moore paints has announced its “color of the year” for 2017,


Shadow 2117-30. It is a dark, muted amythest purple toned color which is quite a contrast to last year’s color of the year, which was a shade of white. It will pair well most shades of grey and neutral beige to provide a nice contrast. Use it as an accent in bedrooms or dining rooms to give the space a calm feeling. Pair it with soft yellow for a touch of sophistication or with white to provide contrast in a room. This is a color that will also start showing up in accessories and linens as well, providing touches of richness to your bathroom or dining table.


Debbie Stutsman

Corporate Director of Design

The Commodore Corporation

Hello world!

Welcome to our NEW Website! New look, new search, new photo gallery and more!  Find a local builder, find the perfect floor plan for your new  home, shop the options we have to offer, view our brochures, stay awhile and check us out!

Design Notes July


Having recently completed a series of design presentations for new product, one question seems to always surface; what ever happened to color on our floors? (i.e.; carpets, vinyl tile, etc. in colors) The answer is actually simple, people are less afraid of bold colors than they were in the past. This is shown by the use of strong colors in today’s accessories and accents being used by homeowners. A neutral base on the floor and even in larger furniture pieces, like a sofa, gives a homeowner the ability to choose items they like, whether it is a piece of artwork for the wall, colorful throw pillows or even a painted accent wall. It also allows them to change whenever they want. We have all become more exposed to color via HGTV, Pinterest and as a result are using it in places we never would have thought of before.


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Debbie Stutsman

Corporate Director of Design

The Commodore Corporation

Featured Home – Summit Baxter – RAE111A

The R-Anell Summit series is designed to meet all or our customers’ wants and needs by allowing you the flexibility to pick and choose every aspect of their new home!

Our Summit series features the Baxter Ranch home which is a three bedroom and two bathroom ranch with an open concept floor plan. The exterior of the ranch has great curb appeal featuring a twin peak dormer, recessed entry way, and a flush dormer with a bump-out. The large recessed entry way opens into a spacious foyer with a guest closet and a great foyer wall for a nice entry table. The bedrooms are spaced across the whole home with the second bedroom off the foyer. As you pass through the foyer you are brought into the Kitchen and Dining space. The Dining room features a beautiful tray ceiling with cross beams giving this space definition and character, also our Craftsman Wainscot adds additional character to this beautiful southern home. Our dining room is open into the spacious and beautiful kitchen! The kitchen is a must see, with the gorgeous Chiffon Glazed Mission Cabinets, wall of windows and much more! The L-shaped kitchen boosts a great work flow with the island in the middle of the kitchen housing the sink and optional dishwasher, the stove and refrigerator behind the island, creating the perfect shape for the cook in the house. The kitchen opens into the large Living Room, the living room has 4 great windows that let the natural light in this gorgeous space.   With a large endwall, it gives great design possibilities for the layout of the space. We also offer under the stair components, so the space underneath the stairs is not wasted space. In this model the optional beverage center is optioned in which features a beverage cooler, cabinetry both base and overhead, and a great prep and serving counter-top space. The Master Bedroom is off of the living room, and it features a large walk-in closet, and a great Master bathroom. The master bathroom features double sink vanity, a walk-in shower, and a soaker tub standard. This bathroom has some great optional layouts and showers, our model shows our ceramic tile shower with two glass sides, with our new 7”x 20” Emblem Gray shower tile!   The two secondary bedrooms are separated by the living space with one bedroom off the foyer hallway and the other off the dining room hallway. The secondary bathroom is off the dining room hall as well, and features a tub/shower combo and a nice linen cabinet. The utility room is a space that houses the washer and dryer hookups and features a small family drop zone. The living space in this home is the must see, especially this gorgeous Kitchen!


3c - Dining Room looking into kitchen

 4c - Kitchen

5b- Living room looking into kitchen

 10 a - Master bedroom

Product Guides!

Our Option Brochures also known as Product Guides have been added to the website! Below  are the links! 


Blue Ridge Max Product Guide



Rockbridge Product Guide



Summit Product Guide