Recent Projects

Recycling and Garbage Can Storage

Recycling and Garbage Can Storage Get tired of seeing those unsightly green and blue monstrosities taking up space in your driveway? We had a client request we build something to make them disappear. We came up with this small fence with a double gate...

Natural Fence

Natural Fence There are a lot of options when it comes to privacy other than a fence. We like natural options using plants or trees. Often these natural options can be done for the same cost and in some cases cheaper. In the photos you see a natural fence of Green...

Fence and Stairs

Fence and Stairs Heart To Home recently completed a project for a young couple who bought a new house. They were getting ready to move in and needed a fence and some stairs off their back yard for their daughter and their two dogs. Working in frigid conditions The...

Pressure Washing and Staining

pressure washing and staining The pictures you see below are a side by side of an area of a deck that has been pressure washed vs an area that has not. This particular deck had two coats of Cabot's stain/finish applied 1 year prior to this pressure washing. Using a...

Deck Repair

Deck Repair We tore out and replaced the majority of old decking and benches in this project. Our client Earl, 91, who originally built the deck, was our supervisor. We had a great time working on this one.

Pergola and Deck

Pergola and Deck This project was one we thoroughly enjoyed. After tearing out the old deck and patio we constructed a new larger deck with no step downs to make access easier. We also added a 15x13 pergola. Our clients were great to work with. This will give them a...

Landscaping Project

Landscaping Project Here's 3 landscaping before and afters for you from a brush clearing and trimming job in Candler. Amazing what it did for the house.

Deck Rebuild

Here is the before and after of a recent deck project. We tore out most of the old deck and added and addiction 175 sq. ft. We also replaced the old handrail style with goat wire handrails. Kevin Young, the fellow pictured with me is a former player of mine and...

Landscaping Project

Landscaping Project Here's a garden area Heart To Home recently rehabilitated. We installed new garden beds, bordered some areas with 4x4s, and installed fresh mulch and rock. This single-day improvement made a drastic difference and our client was ready to garden...

Outdoor Steps

Outdoor Steps Here's a recent project we did at Lake Lure. We replaced some old rotting outdoor steps with these beautiful 6x6 steps. Not only did these steps improve the functionality of the space, they also gave the space some definition and a nice clean look. Give...

Greenhouse Project

Greenhouse Project Recently Heart To Home helped a couple in Candler build a greenhouse, construct garden boxes, and landscape the surrounding area. It was a fun project! Everyone, including our clients, chipped in to help get the job done. The greenhouse came in a...

Bar Top Railing

Bar Top Railing Here are some before and afters of a recent railing project we did in which we turned the railing into a functional bar top. The bar top is made of locally-harvested, beautiful yellow pine from Bee Tree Hardwoods in Swannanoa. You'll notice that there...

Outdoor Steps

Outdoor Steps HereĀ are some before and after pictures of some outdoor steps we installed for a new client in North Asheville. We used ground contact 6x6 timbers to build the steps then backfilled them with a decorative pea gravel. These steps have a nice clean look...

Another Punch List Completed!

Another Punch List Completed! Before After Recently a new client in East Asheville hired us to get a neglected house ready to put on the rental market. We took a four-man crew to the job for two days and here is what we got done: 1) Landscaped and mulched overgrown...

Landscaping

Landscaping The space before any work was done The same space after an initial cleanup The finished space For anyone embarking on a landscaping project one of the best places to start is definition, or the question: how are we going to define this space? Once you get...

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...