On The Boards Take a look at a home design we have been working on for a client in Evergreen, CO. We have also been trying out a new rendering software, Lumion that seems to help create some really … [Read more...] about New Mountain Home Design
Nearing Completion A lot has progress since we last posted on this house that Dalkita designed and built! We are getting close to completion. Drywall is done, and we have most of our flooring and … [Read more...] about Granite Crag House
Dalkita is designing and building another mountain home. Check out the progress here! … [Read more...] about Granite Crag House
I recently came across an issue regarding how horizontal intermediate railings, like shown below, can cause a hazard to children, because they can climb up these and fall over. It is referred to as … [Read more...] about Ladder Effect & Guardrails
Bee Prepared... by Dalkita, Inc. is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available … [Read more...] about Distilling Craft: Bee Prepared
Here are our top five cost-effective and simple ways to achieve energy efficiency in a custom mountain home. #1. Passive Solar - Harness the Sun It can get quite cold at higher elevation in … [Read more...] about Building an Energy-Efficient Mountain Home
Since the last post, we have been wrapping up all the final touches. Final electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fire sprinkler, painting and trim were all completed. Our power was turned on. We got the … [Read more...] about Home Build Complete!
We keep hoping that we will get to a point where it's less busy, but it just keeps getting busier! We are pushing towards finishing this thing and about 3 weeks out! Since the last post, we've has … [Read more...] about Finishes- Light at the end of the tunnel!