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Deborah Smith received her Master of Business Administration degree from EMU

Deborah Smith received her Master of Business Administration degree from EMU

Deborah Smith received her Master of Business Administration degree from EMU Congratulations on your achievement ...

Chesapeake Western Depot – Project Update

Lots of progress since the last post about this exciting project. The spaces are starting to look finished and we ...

Chesapeake Western Depot project updates

Chesapeake Western Depot project updates Over the last few week there has been an amazing amount of progress at ...

SVBA Home and Garden Show in Review

SVBA Home and Garden Show in Review The 2016 Home and Garden Show is in the books. This year's event had the most ...

Today I start over…. as I seem to do everyday

Today I start over.... as I seem to do everyday I have lost my blogging mojo. Maybe I have said everything I had ...
Harmony Square Dairy Queen – Possibly the Greenest DQ in the Country

Harmony Square Dairy Queen – Possibly the Greenest DQ in the Country

A fast-food restaurant is not often thought of as a “green” building. However, when Jane and Michael Blackburn ...

Chesapeake Western Railroad Depot project updates

Chesapeake Western Railroad Depot project updates Work on The Chesapeake Western Railroad Depot continues and Jim ...
Green Term Defined: Energy Audit

Green Term Defined: Energy Audit

An energy audit is an inspection that looks at energy flow in a building. The objective of an audit is to identify ...

Designing For The Children Of Eastern Mennonite School

Working on designs for every client is a task that I take very seriously. I want all of our projects to be healthy ...
Building a Custom Energy-Efficient Home: Where Do You start?

Building a Custom Energy-Efficient Home: Where Do You start?

If you are thinking about building a custom energy-efficient home, where do you start? Many will first go to the ...
Green Term Defined: Energy Use Intensity (EUI)

Green Term Defined: Energy Use Intensity (EUI)

Energy Use Intensity (EUI) is the "miles per gallon" of your commercial building. You simply divide the total ...