In this video, we transformed this home from a minimal classic style to a craftsman style home. The homeowner loves the craftsman style and needed a larger kitchen and master suite. I am a personal advocate for the homeowner during the entire renovation process. I
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How To Stop Air Infiltration
In this video, I discuss how to stop air infiltration during the construction process; before you install all the finish products. This is some great information to have before you start the construction process on a home renovation, addition, or new construction. Energy Star, AIR
How long did the snow stay on your roof last week?
Last week we got a lot of snow; ok it was a lot snow for Nashville, TN! I have been waiting for a good snow to talk about attic/roof insulation. The snow stuck around long enough for me to take photos. When there is a
New House Plans Construction Drawings
In these videos I wanted to discuss what sheets are provided to you in a set of new house construction drawings. Check out our services web page for more information. What You Get When You Order Plans A set of home plans includes: •Detailed floor
Curtis Borntrager, general contractor on the Magdalene House
Curtis Borntrager is the general contractor on this project. The Magdalene house is the first EarthCraft home for both of us. We have both been involved in Energy Star certified homes; this project took it to another level of “green”. I revised one of my
What is the Magdalene House?
You maybe asking, what is the Magdalene House? Becca Stevens founded Magdalene back in 1997. I first got involved with the “Booker & Lena” new house back in 2003. That house is a two-story, 4,245 square feet home that houses eight women. Magdalene is a