Revamping and Ready to Get Going

It has been a busy week.   A lot to do at the Center of Harmony after taking a week’s break in Asheville, NC.   Which by the way, is a fantastic city with a lot to offer!       If you have noticed a new look and feel to the website, it is […]

Pins and orange flags

Survey Stake and Pin

The survey work is done!  It was completed on Tuesday and we hope to get the results tomorrow.  This information will provide the basis for how high above the ground we need to be and the location of the underground services/utilities.

First design iteration , it is starting to feel like a project

blueprints

Friday morning, we meet with Josh Meyers, of E.C.C.I. Josh and his family have been life long family friends. While this project is dedicated to supporting local people and businesses, we selected Josh based on his knowledge and thought design suggestions. He has a unique, analytical perspective of balancing design, our green requirements and our […]

Excited about floors

Renewable Flooring

I met with our engineer, Josh Meyer, at the Wunderbar Coffee Shop this morning. He had some exciting info on flooring options. Since we are building in the floodplain, we must build above the 100 year flood stage, about 8-10 feet above the ground. This leaves open air under the floor. That is a design […]

Environmental Living, Here we come!

leaf

You are reading it hear first!  Our new “Green” house! This will be the official blog spot for the journey we are undertaking.    So is what is happening!   1) We are building a new house behind the Center of Harmony.   In the vision of the Center, this will be an environmental conscious […]