Recent Projects

Hogwire Fence

Hogwire Fence Heart To Home has been receiving a lot of requests lately for hog wire panel fences. Here is one we recently built for a new client in West Asheville. Fences are projects that allow for a lot of creativity on the part of the homeowner and can become a...

Boulder Project

Bolder Project These photos are of a boulder project we recently completed for a client of ours in Leicester. They had an empty space where a large garage used to be. The earth had been dug out on three sides nearly 10' tall. We used over 50 3/4 ton boulders to...

Cedar Fence

Cedar Fence In the photos you see a cedar fence we built for a client in East Asheville. We included a door and a double gate. The cedar is terrific to work with and should have a long life span. We really like this still of privacy fence. It's 6' tall but the last...

Goat Wire Fence

goat wire fence These photos are of a fence we installed in West Asheville. The fence panels are framed in goat wire with 4" squares. Typically this type of fence is reserved for relatively flat grades but we didn't let that stop us on this project. We had to tier the...

Flagstone Sidewalk

Flagstone Sidewalk This 1920s era house in West Asheville had a crumbling concrete sidewalk. We busted the concrete up, hauled it off, and replaced it with a flagstone sidewalk. We added a touch of curve to it. The result was a sidewalk that looked like it could have...

Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood Flooring In this project we ripped up the carpet flooring and replaced it with hardwood. It transformed the feel of the home. With the homeowner having several dogs, not only was the appearance improved, the durability of the floor was also greatly...

Home Improvement Project

Home Improvement Project Here is a recent project that added a lot of value to our clients home bedroom. We replaced a small window for a sliding glass door exiting onto the existing deck.  This allowed the clients to be able view the awesome sight of the mountains...

Shed Removal

Shed Removal Never a dull day at Heart To Home: In the video below we are helping a client remove an unwanted shed from their property. Special thanks to the guys at Page's towing for their expertise in getting the shed out of a pretty tight spot. Our client was...

Stone Patio

Stone Patio We recently installed a flagstone patio at this home in Kenilworth. It is one of the original homes in Kenilworth and it has recently been renovated. The flagstone, which is local Hooper's Creek stone, has a timeless look to it and fits in well with the...

Landscape Design

Landscape Design Here's a recent landscape design job Heart To Home worked on in West Asheville. Our clients, Doug and Libby, gave us a lot of creative license in choosing the plants and designing the layout. They've been working really hard on renovating the inside...

Deck Project

Deck Project This photo log is from a recent deck project Heart To Home undertook for a terrific new client of ours, Kelley Hinman. I taught Kelley's daughter Lizzy at AC Reynolds. She was an amazing student. Kelley and his wife are both acting teachers. They've got...

What can we punch off your home improvement list?

Punch List! We recently completed this 27-line Punchlist for a homeowner trying to get a place ready to rent. We put the whole crew on it. It also included a large amount of painting which is not on the list. We completed it all in two days. The homeowner was...

Another Fence “Post”

Another Fence "Post" Here's a 6' privacy fence we built in North Asheville. Our fences are stick built--meaning we do not use pre-manufactured parts--and they are made to last a generation. Let us know how we can help with your fencing needs.

Fence

Fence Below is a fence job we recently completed for a new client. It is a 5 foot high fence using horizontal slats of varying widths. The wider widths are 6 inch boards and the smaller are 2 inch. The fence serves as both a pet and a privacy fence but still allows...

Attic Insulation and Drywall

Attic Insulation and Drywall For this project we got to restore the insulation and ceiling drywall throughout the house for a beach condo that had been affected by water damage. We replaced a broken joist and framed the ceiling to hold a large ceiling vent....

Rock and Stone Work

Rock and Stone Work Before After In the pictures below you can see the difference a dry-stack wall can make for garden beds and landscaped areas. In the first picture you see the area bordered by a plastic edging product. We removed that and installed a dry-stacked...

Recent Deck Project

Recent Deck Project Here is a recent project we completed:  A 10x14 deck in Black Mountain, NC.   This was a hard but rewarding project.  We spent a full day digging out space for the deck to be leveled and low enough for the back door to swing freely over. After...

Hardwood Floor Install

Hardwood Floor Install Here is a recent hardwood floor project we did in Mills River last week. These two rooms were previously carpeted and the home owners wanted to match the existing hardwood floors that were in the rest of the downstairs. We had a great time...

Pantry Remodel

Pantry Remodel We recently had a great experience doing this small renovation for a client in North Asheville. Before the remodel there was an awkward opening and typical bi-fold door closet that served as a small pantry. We simply closed off one side of it, built...

Fence

Fence Fences don't have to be eyesores. This 4-foot gothic-style picket fence added a lot of character to this backyard in West Asheville. This fence is made out of durable materials and fastened with decking screws. The clients, Jenn and Eric, were awesome to work...