Conditioned crawl spaces have become a recent trend for updating existing homes. In today’s effort to achieve energy efficiency and comfort, we have been retrofitting existing crawl spaces into ‘conditioned crawl spaces’. Last year, I retrofitted both my home and office crawl spaces. There isn’t hard evidence that dollars are dropping off our utility bills, but this … Continue reading Energy Conservation and Comfort
Bowness Custom Homes recently won 9 Remodeling of the Year Awards from the Moore County Home Builders Association. The awards are featured in the January 2011 issue of Pine Straw Magazine. Whole House Renovation $200-$400k – Award of Excellence Best Kitchen $30-$75k – Award of Excellence Best Porch – Remodel of the Year Award Best … Continue reading Winner of 9 2010 Remodeling of the Year Awards!
Alex Bowness was interviewed by Jim Dodson for the September 2010 issue of Pine Straw Magazine. Read Article (.pdf)
Alex Bowness recently earned the National Association of Home Builders certification to become a “Certified Green Professional”. Alex is a founding member of the Moore Green Council, an affiliation of the Moore County Home Builders Association. Members of Moore Green are experienced Green builders in the Sandhills.
The Moore County Home Builders Association recently presented their 2009 Home of the Year and Remodeling of the Year awards. Bowness Custom Homes was awarded: Home of the Year Award of Excellence ($875K – 1.1 million) Judge’s Choice ($875K – 1.1 million) Remodeling of the Year Award of Excellence (General Renovation over $200K) Remodel of … Continue reading Bowness Custom Homes is an award winning builder!
Alex Bowness and David Morgan of Bowness Custom Homes attended an Energy Code Seminar conducted by Chris Mathis. Mr. Mathis is a Building Code Consultant with the International Building Code council where he specializes in Energy Consumption. His committee’s work becomes the basis of the Energy Code revisions for future changes for the North Carolina … Continue reading Energy Code Seminar