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Blue Ridge Parkway Education Shelter at Linville Falls Built by Mountain Construction

For more information on building or a free initial office consultation CONTACT US.We are custom home builders licensed in North Carolina and Tennessee. We build homes in Boone, Blowing Rock, Linville, Banner Elk, Lake James, NC and Watauga Lake, TN.Reprinted from The Scenic: The Journal of the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, Annual Report 2008Where do school buses […]

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Solar Goes Chic | Boone Home Goes Green

For information about building or for a free initial office consultation contact Mountain Construction.Story by Sam Calhoun Photography by Nicholas HurstReprinted from High Country Press, April 30, 2009The same solar panels that were used on the Mir Space Station are now the core building blocks of an aesthetically pleasing solar power system on a private […]

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An Authentic Home Restoration | The Cannon Estate in Blowing Rock, NC

For more information about building or remodeling and to schedule a free initial office consultation, Contact Us.The Cannon Estate in Blowing Rock Story by Linda Kramer Reprinted from High Country Magazine, July 2008On a peak overlooking Johns River Gorge sits one of the most prominent historic seasonal homes in Blowing Rock still in private hands. […]

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A Perfect Personal Retreat | Mountain City, Tennessee Log Home

For a free initial office consultation about your building project contactMOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION ENTERPRISES A City Couple Creates A Perfect Personal RetreatStory by Jessica Klarp Photos by Steven McBride, Courtesy of Hearthstone, Inc. Garage Photo by Ben York Mark Kirkpatrick by Carey CloningerReprinted from Pinnacle Living Mountain Homes Southern Style magazine, Summer 2006High on a hill […]

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A Timber Home Escape – Building a Tennessee Timber Frame House

For more information or a free initial office consultation CONTACT USA Tennessee home rewards a Gulf Coast coupleStory by Teresa L. Wolff; Photos by Steven McBride Photography Reprinted from Log Homes Illustrated, May 2006When Cheri Nelson and Charles Wendland met 15 years ago, she was managing office buildings in Orlando, Florida, and he had just […]

A TyneCastle Getaway | A Banner Elk Timber Frame Home

For a free initial office consultation about your building project contactMOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION ENTERPRISESA Carolina Getaway Refreshes a Florida FamilyStory and Photos by Franklin and Esther Schmidt Reprinted from Timber Homes Illustrated, Fall 1999Dan Robbie built the house that proves you can get away from it all. Almost a mile up in the mountains of North […]

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Just A Little North Carolina Log Home

For a free initial office consultation about your building project contactMOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION ENTERPRISESJust a Little Log HomeBy Scott Robertson Reprinted from Marquee Magazine, Autumn 2003When a prominent North Carolina physician said he wanted an out-of-the-way place to build a log home, he didn’t settle for second best.He hired realtor Gail Smart of Blowing Rock Properties […]

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Mountain Respite | Timber Frame Home in Rural North Carolina

For more information or a free building consultation CONTACT US”Mountain Respite”A Virginia family’s vacations center around their timber frame home in rural North Carolina.Story and Photography by Esther & Franklin Schmidt. Featured in Timber Frame Homes, Fall 2003.It was the natural thing for Bob and Carol Tanner to take up a second residence in the […]

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Home is Where the Heritage Is – Western North Carolina Log Home

For a free initial office consultation or to learn more about building contact Mountain Construction”Home is Where the Heritage Is”Story by Iyna Bort Caruso; Photos by F&E Schmidt Photography; Featured in Log Home Design Ideas, July 2003Dubbed “The Overflow Lodge,” this guest house on an 80-acre compound in western North Carolina is as much about […]

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Circle of Friends – Black Mountain, North Carolina Timber Frame Cabin

For a free initial office consultation about your building or remodeling projectcontact MOUNTAIN CONSTRUCTION ENTERPRISES”Circle of Friends: A North Carolina Couple builds an artistic timber frame home with a little help from their friends.”Story by Deirdre R. Schwiesow; Photography by Rich Frutchey; Featured in Timber Home Living, June/July 2005In the early 20th century, Black Mountain, North […]