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John Kaltenbach Homes

John Kaltenbach Homes

Custom Builder of New Homes in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico

Minimize Stress Maximize Sanity»

Author: ; Published: Jan 29, 2014; Category: Albuquerque, Santa Fe, New Mexico; Tags: , , , , , ; Comments Off on Minimize Stress Maximize Sanity

Building a home can be stressful in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, or wherever you choose to build. Savvy homeowners choose a builder who will make it less so. But beyond making certain the construction company is licensed and insured and has provided a fair bid and a professional contract, how do owners determine whether a company […]

Building Time in Albuquerque is Now»

Author: ; Published: Oct 10, 2013; Category: Albuquerque, NM new home construction; Tags: , , , , , , , ; Comments Off on Building Time in Albuquerque is Now

Why the Time to Build a New Custom Home in Albuquerque is Now New homes in New Mexico won’t be any more affordable in a year or two. Potential homebuyers who are waiting for costs to come down before building might want to reconsider. The fact is that the past year’s rise in new home […]

NM Custom Home Plan on Lot with Topo Superimposed on Google Earth»

Author: ; Published: Aug 15, 2013; Category: NM New Home Construction Designs; Tags: , , , ; Comments Off on NM Custom Home Plan on Lot with Topo Superimposed on Google Earth

The great guys at Adwelling Design took a homeowners design and inserted it on a topographical survey for in lot in Paa Ko subdivision in Bernalillo County in the Sandia Mountains east of Albuquerque. They then were able to superimpose that onto Google Earth so that the clients could see how it interacts with the […]

New Mexico Energy Efficiency Q&A»

Author: ; Published: Jul 17, 2013; Category: Albuquerque, NM new home construction; Tags: , , ; Comments Off on New Mexico Energy Efficiency Q&A

Q: What’s the most effective way to save energy? A: New Mexico has adopted the newest Model Energy Code, which means that new homes built here are already required to be more energy efficient than many other parts of the country. Meaningful and impactful energy efficiency requires a comprehensive approach and commitment from the home’s […]