FINE HOME RENOVATION & HISTORIC PRESERVATION

FINE HOME RENOVATION & HISTORIC PRESERVATION

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The Greenest Home is the One That is Already Built

The Greenest Home is the One That is Already Built

Sustainability through historic preservation Several historic homes have been demolished in Asheville recently. Residents have expressed concern, even outrage at this practice of tearing down the old to build new. At Adams & Adams, we subscribe to the philosophy...

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Joined At The Hip: Volume 1

Joined At The Hip: Volume 1

Repairing Cracked Floor Joists With Gus & Katie Adams - Adams & Adams Construction Adams and Adams, fine home renovations and historic preservation, based in Asheville, NC presents Joined at the Hip; Tips for preserving your historic home. Volume 1: Repairing...

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Japan!

Japan!

We live to travel and our most recent excursion took us to Japan. The adventure started in Tokyo where we were met with the most spectacular mix of old and new. Old traditional culture and dress juxtaposed against futuristic technology. Tokyo is as fast moving of a...

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Home

Home

What a strange time we are living in. Gus and I are usually so busy that when I view our appointment calendar it stresses me out. These days I am finding our schedule to be rapidly freeing up and we have been, gulp, staying home. We are happy to stay home to keep us...

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Smyre-Pasour House

Smyre-Pasour House

What a dream it was to tour the historic Smyre-Pasour house in Dallas, North Carolina. The home is circa 1847 and is a wonderful and rare example of antebellum Greek Revival architecture. The house is in need of a total restoration, but it is undeniably beautiful....

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