International Builders Show 2020

We head to Las Vegas for the International Builders Show in Las Vegas this month. We look forward to seeing what new products the vendors have and learning some new ideas to bring back to our clients for 2020 and beyond. Mark will be attending meetings all week. Both of us will attend the Opening…

OBX Hospital Happenings January 2020

The Outer Banks Hospital is a full service, community hospital offering a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services. A joint venture between Vidant Health and Chesapeake Regional Healthcare, the 83,796 square foot facility includes eighteen (18) acute care medical-surgical beds, two (2) labor and delivery/recovery/post-partum beds, one (1) level II nursery bed and three…

Mark Martin Leads NCHBA Into New Decade

The New Year marks the passing of the leadership reigns at the North Carolina Home Builders Association. This year, it also marks the start of a new decade in the life of NCHBA. At the helm will be Mark Martin, a custom home builder and remodeler from Kitty Hawk, NC. “I’m excited to lead NCHBA…

January 2020 Events

Check out the January 2020 Events going on around the Outer Banks of North Carolina. January 1st – January 18th, 2020 WinterLights Presented by Southern Bank, Elizabethan Gardens, Manteo, NC https://elizabethangardens.yapsody.com/event/index/280431/winterlights January 6th, 2020 Dare County Commissions Meeting 9:00 am https://www.darenc.com/departments/board-of-commissioners January 6th, 2020 Currituck County Board of Commissioners Meeting 6:00 pm https://co.currituck.nc.us/events/board-of-commissioners-meeting-600-pm-3-2019-01-07/ January 6th,…

2020 Outer Banks Hospital Gala

Help support the 2020 Outer Banks Hospital Gala, purchase raffle tickets from Sandmark Custom Homes! Support the Outer Banks Hospital Development Council and the programs and services they provide to the Outer Banks Community by purchasing a raffle ticket. Prizes include: Harvest Table & Benches Wilmington Grill Yeti Cooler Tundra 105 & Accessories Pigman’s Bar-B-Que…

Listing: 2 Nags Head Lots

You’ll remember those vacations of yesteryear when you view this great Nags Head oceanfront home. It is on a deep lot in the middle of the block so the beach here will be empty. This one-story floor plan with a garage would be excellent for a primary residence. You’ll love the dune top gazebo, the…

Holiday Recipe – Cranberry Salad

This Cranberry Salad recipe is one of my family’s favorites to have during the holidays. The recipe comes from grandmother, Meme, who will be celebrating her 97th Birthday on December 31st. 2 packages of Lemon Jell-O 3 Cups Hot Water 1 lb Cranberries 2 medium Red Apples 1 medium Orange (with half peel left on)…

Warm Up Your Sunrooms and Porches

Warm blankets, roaring fires, and winter weatherproofing make these indoor-outdoor spaces toasty as temperatures drop Screened porches and sunrooms may see the most use in warm-weather months, but they can also help extend the enjoyment of indoor-outdoor living as fall and winter arrive. Depending on your climate and the room’s weatherproofing, sunrooms and screened porches…