FORGING INTO THE FUTURE

Beads of sweat emerge on my forehead as I maneuver around a 2,200-degree forge, careful not to step between glowing steel and hardened blacksmiths working in perfect unison. Torches hiss and sparks fly as piercing clanks of metal reverberate between walls lined with racks of hammers and tongs. The busy scene is reminiscent of something… Read more »

A MODERN DESIGN FIT FOR A FAMILY

SHED ROOFS COMBINE WITH STAINED WOODS, STEEL, GLASS AND GRANITE IN THIS MOUNTAIN-MODERN MARTIS CAMP HOME A MODERN DESIGN FIT FOR A FAMILY Written by Tahoe Quarterly in Mountain Home Awards 2021, Mountain Homes   |  Photography by Vance Fox  For those who make a living designing and building custom homes, client satisfaction is the most crucial measure of success on any… Read more »

A CLEAR SENSE OF HOME

DESIGNED WITH A BARN-LIKE AESTHETIC IN MIND, THE HOME IS BROKEN INTO THREE DISTINCT PODS AND INCLUDES A DRIVE-THROUGH GARAGE A CLEAR SENSE OF HOME Written by Sylas Wright in Mountain Home Awards 2021, Mountain Homes   |  Photography by Vance Fox  A TEXAS-TO-TAHOE MOVE LANDS A FAMILY IN CLEAR CREEK TAHOE WITH AN IMMACULATE FULL-TIME RESIDENCE   A COVERED OUTDOOR… Read more »

GLOBAL INSPIRATIONS

THE CLEAR CREEK TAHOE HOME SITS ATOP A RIDGE WITH STUNNING VIEWS OF THE SURROUNDING MOUNTAINS AND CARSON VALLEY, PHOTO BY RYAN FITZHENRY GLOBAL INSPIRATIONS Written by Alison Bender in Mountain Home Awards 2020, Mountain Homes   HOME MEANS NEVADA FOR A HONG KONG–BASED FAMILY   Collin and Andrea Wilkerson had never been to Nevada when they put… Read more »

OUTFITTED FOR FUN

A WEILAND LIFT-AND-SLIDE GLASS DOOR AND SIERRA PACIFIC WINDOWS BRING THE OUTDOORS IN AND ALLOW FOR SWEEPING VIEWS ACROSS THE MARTIS VALLEY TO THE CARSON RANGE OUTFITTED FOR FUN Written by Sylas Wrightin Mountain Home Awards 2020, Mountain Homes   |  Photography by Vance Fox    BUILT FOR A FAMILY WITH A LOVE FOR SOCIAL GATHERINGS, THIS MARTIS CAMP HOME INVITES… Read more »

REBUILT FOR GENERATIONS OF ENJOYMENT

THE REMODEL TURNED THREE SMALL BUILDINGS CONSTRUCTED IN 1950 INTO A TIMELESS 4,187-SQUARE-FOOT HOME DESIGNED FOR GENERATIONS TO COME REBUILT FOR GENERATIONS OF ENJOYMENT Written by Tahoe Quarterlyin Mountain Home Awards 2020, Mountain Homes   |  Photography by Vance Fox    For a family-oriented couple who long dreamed of owning a vacation home on Lake Tahoe, the six-year remodel after locating… Read more »

AWARD NOMINEE: DREAM HOME REVIVAL BY MARK TANNER CONSTRUCTION, INC.

Mark Tanner Construction, Inc., 10603 East River Street, Truckee, CA 96161 530.587.4000 | www.marktannerconstruction.com Affectionately coined the “Dream Home Revival” this 3,200 square foot home is one-of-a-kind. It was originally built by renowned California ranch-style architect Cliff May in 1970 and remodeled to breathe new life into its impeccable bones while keeping true to the original… Read more »

Lakeside Allure

A Home With Lakeside Allure On Tahoe’s west shore, a family embraces all that summer has to offer while making new memories By Suzanne S. Brown Memories have a way of influencing actions we take much later in life. When it was time to build their vacation home, a California couple wanted it to combine… Read more »

TIMBER TARIFFS STING TAHOE HOMEBUILDERS

Written by Kyle Magin in Around Town, Mountain Home Awards 2019   International trade policy lumbered into Tahoe’s homebuilding industry last year with pricy results. Timber tariffs, targeting Canada, added tens of thousands of dollars to new home construction during the 2018 building season. Rising labor and fuel costs, and a hot housing market regionally, compounded the uptick’s financial… Read more »

Cozy Modular Lodges amidst the Mountains in Clio, California

by Cassandra Walker, content lead, East River Public Relations   At the helm of high-tech custom home building is Mark Tanner of Mark Tanner Construction, Truckee, California. He is a regional leader in building techniques showcasing unparalleled attention to detail, environmental sustainability, and a penchant for constructing dreamy family homes. Tanner is an avid proponent… Read more »