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Tighten It Up!

As we’re wrapping up construction of 631 James Alexander Way, a number of tests for both ENERGY STAR and LEED certification are conducted. These tests help to verify that the house performs as designed, with the result being not only a more efficient home, but also a comfortable and healthy home as well. This video […]

Do Judge A Book By It’s Cover

Last week I was giving a talk and tour of our first LEED-certified home to a group of Davidson College students. I was making the point that a green home can (and should) look like a ‘normal’ home, and I mentioned that I’d once seen a home built out of old tires by Dennis Weaver. […]

15515 Holly Trail Lane

Several years ago I visited a 1920s home in Charlotte.  On the back was a sleeping porch.  I’d never seen one before, but I fell in love with it.  I love sleeping outside, and still sleep with the windows open whenever possible.  Shortly after I saw the Stones River Farm plan, and fell in love […]

Built to Last

Durability management is about as exciting as it sounds. I remember a few years ago I would always meet prospects on the front porch of a house and start to discuss all of the structural advantages of our homes. I could see their eyes glazing over with that ‘just show me the damn kitchen!’ look. […]

504 Walnut Street

This charming home is located in downtown Davidson.  Originally built in 1937, we completely renovated the home and also added a new  family room, eating area and master suite.  Includes many accessibility features.  The excellent design and varying exterior finishes results in a home that fits perfectly into the existing neighborhood.[imagebrowser id=14]

618 Wolfe Street

[imagebrowser id=7]This stunning home was inspired by the low country homes of South Carolina.  The round front porch and period lighting catch the eye, and the details don’t stop once you get inside.  Built in the St. Alban’s neighborhood of Davidson, NC.