Where did 900mhz NLOS wifi bridges go? The FCC quietly BANNED new 900mhz for WIFI in the United States. Completely outrageous and nobody is talking about it.

Federal Communications Commission Logo

Wireless networking is nothing new.  WIFI has been around in modern form since at least 1997, according to this History of WIFI Technology.  Over the years, standards have changed, frequencies have been updated, manufacturers have come and gone. But one… Continue Reading

Photo Review: Green River Log Cabin Modular Home Delivery in Henderson County, NC by C & D Contractors

Steep turn Henderson County NC Green River Log Cabin

If you’ve never seen a modular home delivered in the mountains, this is where they earn their pay.  Delivery of our Green River Log Cabin by C & D Contractors was nothing less than amazing. Check out these photos…  … Continue Reading

Best Pumpkin Patch in all of Western North Carolina: The Nix Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin patch with large orange silo and mountain view behind

I have many fond memories of Halloween as a kid. Picking the perfect costume always required plenty of advanced planning. And finding the perfect pumpkin was a tall order.  When I was in elementary school, it was always the biggest… Continue Reading

Review: Best Solar Installer in Western North Carolina, Hendersonville, Asheville area

13 solar panels on top of house

Lots of folks wonder about solar, but few take the plunge.  We did, twice.  With the once 30% Federal Renewable Energy Tax Credit, and about 30% Duke Energy NC Solar Rebate Program, our cost was significantly off-set.  But even with… Continue Reading

Review: EOP Septic Permit in Henderson County, NC

Septic drain field with one line exposed, being installed

We’re building a small cottage and garage on pretty steep mountain land. (More on that in other posts.)  Somewhere along our journey, North Carolina’s new EOP Septic Permit or Engineered Option Permit for septic systems came up. What is a North… Continue Reading