Archives for: September 20th, 2015

It Takes a Village to Present a Tour

One of the best things about the Artisan Home Tour kick off reception is bringing together the supporters of the event! Pictured here are Scott Bickford, RS Bickford and Company,  Patt Papenfuhs, Ronald McDonald House Charities Kansas City, and Allen Gregory, Ferguson Enterprises.   Special thanks to them along with the builders, sponsors, HBA members, and local […]

Associates Gather for Appreciation Event

With September being NAHB’s Associate Appreciation Month the KCHBA celebrated in style, September 16, at the Tavern at Mission Farms followed by touring Ambassador Constructions Artisan home #6 at 3848 W. 105th Terrace in Mission Farms.  Pictured here are Tom and Wendy Rensenhouse, Rensen House of Lights.

Summerwood Hosts Three Homes

Visitors to the Summerwood subdivision in Overland Park will be able to tour three homes including : Covenant Custom Homes: father and son duo Michael and John Menghini or Covenant Custom Homes ( is featuring the Treviso (Tour No. 9 – 16105 Century Street).This new 1-1/2-story plan encompasses four-bedrooms, four full bathrooms and a powder room, […]

Artisan Home Tour Homes are Ready for Visitors

Ten beautiful homes are open for visitors to tour!  The weather is perfect and the ticket takers are excited to welcome guests.  Start at any home and pick up a tour guidebook and souvenir tote bag!

Builders Gather Once More at Kick Off Event

The Artisan Home Tour builders gathered once more during the kick off reception at the Hotel Sorella Country Club Plaza.  They all look calm, cool and collected even though some of the finishing touches were still being made on their gorgeous homes!

Builders Host Events and Raise Funds

Two of the Artisan Home Tour builders opened their homes prior to the event and raised funds for the Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Craig Eymann, Ambassador Construction, invited guests to his Artisan Home Tour home #6 and Chris and Roy Ragland, Homes by Chris, invited guests to their Artisan Home Tour home #3.  Craig presented […]

Homes By Chris Ready for Close Ups

Chris and Roy Ragland’s home is nearly ready for the Tour!  She sent lots of photos this week.  This spectacular luxury home is the perfect blend of breathtaking beauty and sophisticated style.  With a unique entrance and excellent use of both space and design, this home is an example of what a high-end home should […]