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

Review: Premier Homes of Carolinas is the Best Place for Modular Homes in Hendersonville, Asheville

Home building site being excavated with great winter mountain view

This post is one in a series we’ll be working on over the next few years, as we continue our journey on building a cottage and garage on the side of a mountain in the southern-most Blue Ridge Mountains. Building… Continue Reading

Building a Cottage & Garage in the Blue Ridge Mountains: Buying the land.

Sunrise Property Blue Ridge Mountains

This is one of the first in a series of blog posts we’ll be working on over the next few years, as we continue our journey on building a cottage and garage on the side of a mountain in the… Continue Reading

Time waster: America’s Home Place is no place to go for custom homes

Picture of America's Home Place road sign

We’ve had a home in the mountains for nearly 5 years.  A few years ago, we purchased an extra parcel to build a garage with apartment above, since we have no garage and little storage space.  The apartment will work… Continue Reading