Chapter 5 Insulation & Drywall – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Insulation Installation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUqkkeMqjcE The mechanicals, HVAC, and plumbing are set and the bones of your home are standing strong. It is time to get some walls in! The first step in this phase is the installation of insulation. The insulation batts, are fiberglass rectangles that vary in thickness anywhere from 3.5-in thick to 5.5-in thick [...]

Chapter 4 Mechanical – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Custom Home Mechanical https://youtu.be/j-ZorevzRSc?list=PLJ_gYvyX5oxcHM48Kn3mDb7HyOSFVA_m_ The next step in building a custom home after getting it framed is installing the mechanicals which are plumbing, HVAC, and electrical. We like to think that if the framing is the skeleton of the house, the mechanicals are the organs that bring it to life. These are the things [...]

Chapter 3 Framing – Building a Custom Home in North Carolina

Custom Home Framing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qK8Pq7RWAkg This part is quite exciting because you can start to see the home take shape! You can imagine what the rooms will look like and start to picture the finishes you have chosen. There are two sets of plans used to build a house. There are the architectural plans which [...]

Sailview in Denver, NC

As one of Denver’s premiere Crescent Communities, Sailview offers unmatched amenities for the active lifestyle of its residents. Sailview created the perfect peaceful lake setting with picturesque winding streets lined with gorgeous custom homes. Beautiful water views abound, including at the community swim and tennis club that overlooks the lake. The club includes a Jr. [...]

Northview Harbor in Sherrills Ford, NC

Northview Harbor is an amenity rich Crescent community located on the northern shores of Lake Norman in Sherrills Ford, just northwest of Mooresville. Enjoy all the conveniences of Mooresville without all the chaos and traffic! With home sites of .5+ acres and beautiful landscaping throughout, the community location is a boater’s dream. There’s plenty [...]

Harbor Oaks in Denver, NC

Harbor Oaks is a gated, upscale, waterfront community along the northern shores of Lake Norman in Denver. Residents enjoy a private relaxing retreat with all the conveniences Charlotte and Lake Norman have to offer. The new Rock Springs Nature Preserve is less than a mile away and offers endless possibilities for family outings with picnic [...]

Pebble Bay in Denver, NC

Pebble Bay is a serene neighborhood along the northern shores of Lake Norman in Denver with over 34 acres of naturally preserved common area. With a backdrop of gently rolling hills and mature trees, Pebble Bay offers residents a private sanctuary.  Lots average an acre with a variety of waterfront, water and wooded views. There’s [...]

Maple Leaf in Denver, NC

Denver’s Maple Leaf community features a quiet wooded setting in Lincoln county perfect for building a new Arthur Rutenberg custom home. The natural beauty this small custom home community offers takes center stage with plenty of trees, creeks and hills providing the backdrop for the 60 home sites. With lots from .5 - 3 acres [...]

Greenbay Forest in Mooresville, NC

Greenbay Forest is a small community located on a quiet alcove of Lake Norman in the heart of Mooresville. Conveniently located right off of Hwy 150, Greenbay Forest uses a 17 acre undeveloped community green space with walking trails to create a private retreat from the everyday hustle and bustle. With lots averaging an acre [...]

Autumn Woods in Iron Station, NC

Autumn Woods is located in Iron Station, just a short drive from Lake Norman State Park and Mooresville. This small custom home community offers maximum privacy nestled between tranquil forests and rolling streams. Autumn Woods offers quiet and private country living less than an hour from everything Lake Norman and Charlotte have to offer. With [...]