After Hurricane Harvey, Frankel Building Group started getting calls from flooded homeowners wanting to talk about building houses that won’t flood. “It’s no way to get business,” Jim Frankel said. But the founder of the 30-year-old custom homebuilding company proudly reports that FBG homes in Bellaire, The Woodlands and elsewhere didn’t flood during Harvey. Read More Here
When Armando Saenz built his home in The Woodlands last year, the Houston radiologist thought that elevating his foundation, air-conditioning units and backup generator three and a half feet above the ground was “a little overdone.” Read More Here.
Frankel Building Group was named a LEED Homes Power Builder for 2016. Click here to read the full press release from USGBC.
Source: Houston Business Journal
By: Paul Takahashi
Date: Sept. 6, 2017