Charlotte's Premier Green Builder

Banister Homes, Inc.,

Custom Home Builder and Remodeler

Energy Efficiency and Green Homes

Banister Homes is a Charlotte-based custom home builder and remodeler that specializes in infill and historic renovations or new houses, energy efficiency upgrades and audits, and green/sustainable homes.

About Banister Homes

Banister Homes, Inc. is a custom builder specializing in new homes and dramatic renovations in historic Charlotte neighborhoods. Owners Rod Spence and Ken Smith established the general contracting firm in 1999. The Company takes pride in projects that fit seamlessly into historic neighborhoods while keeping the modern conveniences that make homes livable today.

Banister Homes has built new homes and transformed existing ones in many established Charlotte neighborhoods, including Dilworth, Elizabeth, Myers Park, Plaza Midwood, and Cotswold. The company has also worked with the Charlotte Historic District Commission on multiple projects.

Banister is a certified Green Builder in the North Carolina Solar Center Healthy Built Homes program and builds EnergyStar and certified North Carolina Healthy-Built homes in the Charlotte area. The company is committed to building LEED homes and has completed Charlotte's first LEED Certified Home, a new home in historic Dilworth. For more information about Green Building with Banister Homes, please see: Green Building

Some of the features included in Banister energy-efficient environmentally kind homes include:
  • beautiful open floor plans with historic appeal that are livable today
  • wide plank hardwood floors
  • custom cabinets
  • granite, marble, concrete, or wood, and recycleded glass or paper countertops
  • complete home automation systems for lighting, audio, network, and security
  • rainwater collection and usage systems
  • salvaged wood from demolished houses
  • tankless water heaters
  • bamboo flooring
  • radiant floor heating systems
  • stained concrete flooring
  • formaldehyde-free spray foam insulation
  • low VOC paints and finishes
  • thermal Low-e windows
  • high-efficiency HVAC systems
  • thermal steel framing
  • passive solar
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Banister Homes, Inc. is a North Carolina general contractor with unlimited residential and commercial licenses, specializing in environmentally friendly historical homes, renovations, and commerical, office and retail renovations.

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