Give Your Home’s IQ a Boost

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:35+00:00 December 4th, 2015|Categories: Home Technology, Smart Home|Tags: , , , , , , |

With the date Marty McFly visited in “Back to the Future II” just past, it’s a great time to look at how much smart homes have evolved in the past several years. Sure, we don’t have fax machines built into our walls like they did in the movie – but we have things that make our [...]

Should You Build Your Custom Home with Sustainable Materials

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:37+00:00 October 7th, 2015|Categories: Green energy, Home Building, Home Living, Smart Home|

Many people are discussing sustainable building materials, but what does that really mean? Should you be looking into using sustainable materials in your new custom home? What Are Sustainable Materials? Sustainable building materials are those that can be used without using up or destroying natural resources. The goal of using sustainable building materials in your home is to [...]

Smart and Savvy Technologies for the Home

By | 2017-02-13T18:08:47+00:00 July 17th, 2014|Categories: Building Design, Green energy, Home Technology, Smart Home|

With hordes of smart technology available, it makes sense to take advantage of it – particularly if you’re having a custom home built in Middle Tennessee. You can control everything from home security to indoor temperature with automated tools, and it can all be done from one device. At Carbine and Associates, we’re big advocates of [...]