What Makes A Home or Building Green?

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“Green design” building revolves around the integration into a sound environment a sustainable design, construction, and systems, which produce a positive impact on human health and comfort.  All of these factors work in harmony to achieve sustainability when the home or building is constructed, occupied, operated, and maintained.  As a result, the home or building becomes interconnected with the neighborhood, community, and …

Adorable Mountain Cottage in Highlands North Carolina

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Located close to downtown Highlands North Carolina and nestled into a quiet neighborhood, this meticulous cottage would make a perfect weekend getaway or vacation home.  The gentle curve of the driveway leads you to the cute two bedroom, two bath all-on-one-level home.   Recently renovated with warm wood and earth tone colors to lend a cozy and inviting feel to this picture perfect …

Enjoying the winter in Highlands North Carolina

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Highlands, North Carolina offers four distinct seasons, each one as special as the next.   Although the months of January, February, and March tend to be somewhat quiet and are the perfect time to curl up by the fire with a good book, those months also give locals and visitors great outdoor activities to enjoy. During the winter months, our elevation …