Live Music and Events Coming Back to Wilmington NC

We are happy to see more events and live music coming back to Wilmington, North Carolina. We have been missing the many festivals and outdoor concerts we are so accustomed to in our dynamic and vibrant riverfront city.  Bring your chairs, blanket and picnic dinner as you join in on a wonderful summer tradition by […]

Essentials to Get Your Summer Backyard Season Started

Whether you are having family and friends over for an impromptu patio party, hosting the entire neighborhood for a holiday bash, or enjoying the sunset from your covered porch, the following are some essentials to help make your McAdams’ home, a backyard summer oasis. It’s all about the atmosphere and outdoor lighting can completely change […]

It’s Still a Great Time to Buy a New Home!

This last year has highlighted the importance of one’s home and community. As a result, renters are making the jump to home ownership while homeowners are re-evaluating their current houses and considering moves to new ones that better fit their lifestyles. This has led to a lot of discussion these days about housing market affordability […]

Our Favorite Places to Wine in Wilmington

As we welcome the long summer nights, out-of-town guests and a cocktail (or two) to relax, we wanted to share with you some of our favorite places to sip on some bubbles, a full bodied red or everything in-between.  No matter what part of town you call home, Wilmington offers several great choices when it comes […]

Top 5 New Eat Spots in Wilmington, NC

With an active and varied dining scene, residents of Wilmington, North Carolina are surrounded by exceptional food. From seafood with a contemporary spin, to Southern comfort foods, to French favorites and upscale Italian cuisine, Wilmington restaurants offer options for any appetite. Here is a list of some of our favorite new spots to check out.  […]

Summer Plants for Eastern NC – Time to Get Planting!

Summer is right around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited! With the temperatures rising and the days getting longer, the growing season is upon us. Now is the time to get that garden going if you haven’t already. If you think you’ve missed out, we are here to let you know that there […]

Summer Energy Savings Tips

At McAdams Homes, we use building methods and materials to make your home more energy efficient. With the warming summer days coming soon, here are some tips and practices to help you save on energy bills and ease the summer strain put on your HVAC unit.  Keep your home breezy. An easy way to cut down […]

Beat the Summer Heat! The 5 Best Places to Make a Splash in Wilmington, NC

Now that the weather is warming up, it’s time to get out and enjoy the beautiful coastal climate the Wilmington area offers. We are all feeling the need to get out of the house these days. Here are some of our favorite outdoor activities to beat the summer heat.  Spend an afternoon at Long Leaf […]

Events Are Making a Comeback – Check out What’s Happening in Wilmington, NC

The weather is warming up and we could not be more excited to get out and enjoy it!  We are so thankful that events are making a comeback so there is no shortage of choices of entertainment around town.  The biggest struggle is just choosing where to start!  Everyone’s favorite Greek Festival is back starting […]

Budget Friendly Projects for Your Home

You don’t need a large budget to give your home a noticeable boost. Whether you’re looking for functional fixes, to enhance visual appeal, or just a small refresh—there are a number of ways to update your home cheaply and easily. No matter your budget, you can transform any wall into a show-stopping feature wall using […]