By James Carroll and Charmaine Simmons It’s a chilly winter morning and you jump out of bed to get ready for your day. But today your were unpleasantly greeted with the shock of the cold floor on your feet. You are probably asking yourself “why is my floor so cold?” CAUSES There are several causes […]

How To Maintain Your Home’s HVAC System

By Paul Endrichs and John Rives Your home’s HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) system is one of the most important and expensive systems in your house. Proper maintenance of the HVAC system can not only save you time and money down the road, but will help you keep your home’s environment comfortable and safe. […]

What is the TAEXX® Built-in Pest Control System?

By Lee Benson The TAEXX® system is a built-in pest control system that is installed in all McKee Homes. It helps keep pests out of your home by installing tubes in wall voids. These tubes enable the Home Team Pest Defense technicians to provide a barrier of protection for the home without having to actually […]

Can You Build a House on my Land?

By Jennifer Buckwalter and Charmaine Simmons Homebuilders get asked about building on land that customers own quite regularly. While we can’t answer for all homebuilders, we can answer how McKee Homes looks at and answers this question. There are several factors that have to be considered when building on land that is not in a […]

What’s Happening in My House? The Rough Mechanical Stage

By Dave Potter and John Rives There are several different stages in the new home construction process. One of those stages is the “Rough Mechanicals.” This stage comes after the framing stage and before the insulation stage. Before a home can move into the rough mechanical stage it must be fully framed with the roof […]

McKee Homes 2014 in Review

By John Rives McKee Homes continued its growth in all areas including homes built, homes sold, staff, and community involvement in 2014 and even made the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. ranking no. 562 nationally and no. 13 in North Carolina. While some of our most popular neighborhoods such […]

Secure Your Dream Home with a Contingent Offer

By Wendy Wahl and John Rives You’ve crossed the threshold and stepped into the foyer, and you suddenly realize that you have entered your dream home. Adding to your excitement is the for sale sign on the front lawn. The perfect home is within your reach. Most people who are considering upgrading to a newer […]

Best Neighborhoods near Fort Bragg, NC

By John Rives Whether you are a looking to purchase your first home or anticipating retiring close to world class golf courses to master your putt, McKee Homes in the Fort Bragg area of North Carolina has the ideal neighborhood for you. You may be facing budget constraints, looking to upgrade your existing residence or […]