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Plan Seeks to Lessen Water Runoff

For information on MOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION please CONTACT US*Reprinted from Charlotte Observer; April 2, 2011; Local and State Section; pg. B4By Nicole E. Smith nsmith@heraldonline.comThe city of Rock Hill’s 2020 Comprehensive Plan includes encouraging residents, churches, schools, businesses and community groups to install rain gardens in their yards.That goal got a little more within reach during […]

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Design For Aging In Place

For more information on MOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION please CONTACT US”‘Aging in place’ refers to living where you have lived for years, using products, services, and conveniences which allow you to remain at home as circumstances change. In other words, you continue to live in the home of your choice safely and independently as you get older,” (aginginplace.com).Here at […]

WATAUGA LAKE BUILDERS

WATAUGA LAKE PREMIER BUILDERSMOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION 1345 Poplar Grove Road South, Boone, NC (828) 963-8090THERE HAS NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO BUILD YOUR WATAUGA LAKE HOMEMark Kirkpatrick and Mountain Construction-known for Creativity, Honesty and ExperienceContact us for a free consultation on building or remodeling your lake home”Building Art You Can Live In” for over 25 […]

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Lake James Builders

MOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION LAKE JAMES PREMIER BUILDERS 1345 Poplar Grove Road South, Boone, NC (828) 963-8090THERE HAS NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO BUILD YOUR LAKEFRONT HOMECONTACT US for a free consultation in our office.  Mountain Construction built this Guest House at Black Forest on Lake James. ——————————————————————————————– Mountain Construction provided the Timber Frame for this farm-house […]

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Blowing Rock, NC Builders

MOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION 1345 Poplar Grove Road South, Boone, NC (828) 963-8090THE PREMIER BLOWING ROCK BUILDER AND REMODELER (A Face Lift For Your Mountain Home)Mark Kirkpatrick and Mountain Construction-known for Creativity, Honesty andExperience Building Art You Can Live In for over 25 yearsTHERE IS NO BETTER TIME TO REMODEL YOUR EXISTING HOME ORBUILD A NEW ONE […]

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Turning Over a New Leaf: The Greening of Remodeling

Mountain Construction Enterprises is a full service custom builder specializing in green building.In many ways, there couldn’t be a better time for green remodeling. Lower housing values are causing more people to stay in place; rising energy prices have caused homeowners to take a closer look at operating costs and ways to reduce the financial […]

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Log Home Construction and Maintenance, Part III: Delivery Day

For more information on Hearthstone or a free consultation CONTACT USReprinted from Hearthstone, Inc.’s Construction and Maintenance Manual © 1999Introduction: Knowing how to prepare for delivery and properly stack and store building materials is important. Certain materials and services must be secured before delivery day. If you have followed the requirements, you will be prepared […]

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Log Home Maintenance and Repair-Part II: Preparing To Build

Reprinted from Hearthstone, Inc.’s Construction and Maintenance Manual© 1999For more information on Hearthstone or Mountain Construction please CONTACT US We are custom home builders for North Carolina and Tennessee. We build homes in Boone, Blowing Rock, Linville, Banner Elk, Lake James,NC and Watauga Lake,TN.This article outlines the processes involved in preparing your site for your […]

NAHB Model Green Home Building Guidelines Checklist

For more information on building or a free consultation CONTACT USNAHB Model Green Home Building Guidelines ChecklistThe NAHB National Green Building Program helps any builder, anywhere build a green home. When you attend the NAHB National Green Building Conference, work toward your Certified Green Professional™ educational designation or plan the green features in your next […]

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Proper Plumbing: Everything you ever wanted to know about sustainable plumbing strategies

For information on green building or a free consultation contact Mountain Construction By Stacy HuntReprinted from Green Builder Magazine, October 2010,Before I begin, I have a confession to make. I’m an energy bigot.Most of my work is in the energy and environmental construction industry, dealing with engineers, analysts, researchers and policy makers. In my world, […]