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Video Tour of Double Sided Gas Fireplace with Shiplap Surround

Quick Video Tour with Pictures of a Double Sided Mezzo Gas Fireplace with Shiplap Surround and Douglas Fir Beams

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Waterboro Maine Mountain House – Video Update


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High Performance Duplex in Kennebunk ME – Virtual Tour

Check out this high performance duplex that Built By Adams completed for our parent company Adams Investments at 145 Cat Mousam Road, Kennebunk, ME.

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Lagasse Custom Home: Phase 1 and Phase 2 Complete!

Our current project list includes a custom home being built at 75 Treetop Lane in Wells, Maine. This custom home is part of the Coulson Farms subdivision and it will feature 2,000 square feet plus an unfinished bonus room. The home design features 3-4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms and a 2 car garage.

Thanks to a [...]

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Great Green Flooring Options

There are many green flooring options on the market that offer significant advantages over traditional flooring - both for you and for the environment. Here are the types of eco floors that general contractors in Maine are working with on green projects:

Sustainable & Renewable: There are many eco floors that are made from sustainable and [...]

By |June 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pros and Cons of High Efficiency Windows

With plenty of time left to take advantage of the energy star tax credit, many consumers are looking for improvements they can make to their home that qualify as well as provide a good return on their investment. High efficiency windows are one product that comes to mind pretty readily. But will the money spent [...]

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Top Five Eco Countertops

Many consumers are interested in “greening” their new custom kitchen or kitchen redesign project. A good first step is always choosing a green builder in Maine, but you also need to know what materials are on the market. If you think “going green” in the kitchen begins and ends with Energy Star rated appliances, think [...]

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Buying Land Tips – Land is More Than Just Dirt

If you’re serious about building a custom home in Maine, most likely you’ve already done a lot of research. You probably have a custom homebuilder in Maine, have narrowed down your home plan design and have a short list of vacant lots that meet your needs. But before you purchase the land, there are a [...]

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Taking Advantage of the Federal Energy Tax Credit

April 15th is tax day - are you sure that your tax professional and you got all your deductions, including the federal energy tax credit? If you're not sure, it is certainly worth looking into because you can receive some of the cost of certain home improvements as a tax credit thanks to the energy [...]

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Celebrate Earth Day with Green Living Tips and Green Project Ideas

April 22, 2010 marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. And while the green movement has gained momentum and is growing by leaps and bounds, we can all do more to be a little bit greener. So in honor of Earth day, here are some green living tips and green projects that you can complete [...]

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