The S.E.E.D. Approach
approaches each project by observing the unique charateristics of each
site as it interacts with the elements. Then, combining thoughtful
observation with ecological principles, we create home and land use
designs that perform in a multitude of beneficial ways.
Throghout your project this integrated design
acts as a compass, insuring the least impact to the site, plus an
efficient, economical completion.
Going further, we select building and landscape
materials that are manufactured and transported in a manner to further
lessen that impact. We see these steps not only as the best way to
build healthy efficient green homes and the most beautiful productive
landscapes, but more as imperative actions that we all must take to
protect the planet and the future of our children.
We are proud of this committment, as well as the high quality and craftmanship of our work.
SEED is committed to our goal of
building beautiful structures of heirloom quality. These
structures are intended to impact the Earth in the least amount
possible, while creating a comfortable home for their inhabitants.
We are members of the US Green Building Council, the WNC Green
Building Council, and we are Energy Star Partners.
design and create efficient living systems for homes and businesses
with the stability, resilienct, and vitality of natural ecosystems.
To practice and educate the ethics of resource conservation,
community responsibility, environmental preservation, and healthy
is an ecological general contracting company. We are a
collaborative team of builders, landscapers, and permaculture designers
organized to approach land use, building, and development holistcally
and sensibly. Our commitment to environmental and social
sustainability combined with a focus on artistic and creative design is
aimed at improving the quality of life for people and the earth.
Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, we are committed to preserving our surroundings.