Fun Facts: Duck, North Carolina

Duck, North Carolina Ten things to know about Duck, North Carolina Incorporated May 1, 2002 Ranked #1 “Best Coastal Small Towns” by USA Today Ranked #1 “America’s Top 10 Best Beaches” in 2002 by Travel Channel Ranked #1 “Best Family Beach Vacations in America” by US News Location: 36*1’32”N, 75*40’12”W The Sanderling Resort a 4…

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March 2017 House Projects

Welcome to March! Our winter on the Outer Banks of North Carolina has been mild; we are hoping that March does not bring us any surprises. We are now entering our third month for house projects in preparation for the spring and summer beach season.  House projects are applicable for all homes, including your permanent home, a…

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OBX Events: March 2017

Is your family visiting the Outer Banks of North Carolina this month? Take a look at these events around town and support local businesses. Calendar of Events March 1, 2017,  Duck Town Council Meeting 7:00 pm March 1, 2017,  Town of Nags Head Board of Commissioners 9:00 am March 3-18, 2017, The Outer Banks Community…

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OBX Events: February 2017

Is your family visiting the Outer Banks of North Carolina during February? Take a look at these events around town and support local businesses. Calendar of Events February 1, 2017 Duck Town Council Meeting 7:00 pm February 1, 2017 Currituck County Board of Commissions 6:00 pm February 1, 2017 Town of Nags Head Board of…

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OBHBA Triple Crown of Exemplary Service Award

The Outer Banks Home Builders Association (OBHBA) recognized three local home builders with a Triple Crown of Exemplary Service Award during their January 18, 2017, monthly meeting. Duke Geraghty, Dave Stormont, and Mark Martin were recognized for their more than twenty years of commitment and service to the community and industry, the Outer Banks Home Builders Association, and the North…

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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

Ten things to know about Kitty Hawk Was established in the early 18th century as Chickahawk. Kitty Hawk became famous after the Wright Brothers first flight on December 17, 1903. The Wright Brothers sent a telegram from the Weather Bureau in Kitty Hawk of their successful first flight. Kitty Hawk is located at 36*4’37”N75*42’17”W Kitty…

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Valentine’s Day Dessert

Chocolate Lover’s Dream Cake by Betty Crocker http://www.bettycrocker.com/recipes/chocolate-glazed-chocolate-cake/2d9f4a03-b9ba-4562-9af7-1b66d2ea2a74   Cake 1 box Betty Crocker Super Moist butter recipe chocolate cake mix ¾ cup chocolate milk 1/3 cup butter, melted 3 eggs 1 container (8 oz) sour cream 1 package (4 serving size) chocolate fudge instant pudding and pie 1 bag (12 oz) semisweet chocolate chips…

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February 2017 House Projects

Welcome to February! We’re continuing our recommendations for house projects, following up on our January 2017 House Projects suggestions. Here is our checklist for February. Top 5 House Projects for February: Change your furnace filters. When you change out the filters, take the time to clean inside the furnace and wipe down all vents. Check…

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Kitchen Remodels: The Time is Now!

Thinking about a kitchen remodel?  Do your cabinets, countertops, or appliances need a refresh? Sandmark Custom Homes remodels kitchens in the Outer Banks. Start NOW and we’ll have your home or rental property ready for summer entertaining with family and friends. Give us a call, we’ll meet with you to discuss ideas, walk you through…

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