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Sustainable Homes

The McKernon Group has been a long-time leader in building energy  efficient homes.  We believe that sustainable practices are essential for creating healthy living environments and energy saving solutions. Give us a call (802-247-8500) and we will give you the details of the designs and components that went into each of these homes.

The owners of this highly efficient new house were determined to create a responsible, earth-friendly and cost-stable primary home. A few of the many green building/green living aspects of this home include photovoltaic panels, LED lighting, a root cellar and geothermal heating/air conditioning. Designed and sited for maximum solar gain, this house was carefully placed […]

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The McKernon Group was contacted by the television show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and was asked to donate our company resources for the purpose of designing and building a house for a special Vermont family. Assuming full responsibility for the build, we had just a few weeks to plan, organize, gather volunteers and seek donations. […]

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“Stevens” is an historic 19th century building located in the heart of Rochester, Vermont across from the town park which have  been renovated for 3 condominiums.  This building is named in honor of George Stevens, the original builder of this home, circa 1800. It was a general store during the Lincoln administration in the 1860’s. […]

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This is not your grandad’s deer camp!  This cozy rustic camp is tucked away at the end of a jeep road, and is completely off the grid.  It is equipped with solar, storage batteries, foam spray and many other energy conservation systems.  It has a comfortable living area with a wood stove, kitchen, bedroom and […]

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This spacious home is located in the snow belt of southern Vermont.  It sits on a knoll and as you drive down the road you look up, because you can’t help but be drawn to the dignified simple lines of the house.   It is designed for beauty, function and custom made for the owners’ interests […]

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  Built to replicate a 200 year old European farmhouse, this residence is an example of how new construction can incorporate the past. It has all the modern conveniences and sensibilities including an Energy Star rating. Built in the 80’s with insulated concrete forms, this Dutch colonial was one of the first super efficient homes […]

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Our company was chosen by Chip Webster A.I.A. of Nantucket Design Center to build this home. This energy efficient award-winning home is beautifully sited on the water and is full of personality and detail. With over 13,000 square feet of living space, the house is constructed of stone with red and white cedar shingles. There […]

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This wonderful Adirondack camp is the design of Nils Luderowski. It was built into the slope of the hill on the edge of a pond, so it is not visible from the road. It is full of detail. The exterior eyebrow carving is of Scandinavian influence and has the authentic green roof and black shingles […]

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