About Ernie Blackburn Home Builders
Ernie Blackburn has been in the home-building business in Columbia and Richmond counties for more than 24 years. He and his wife, Karen, work side by side with homebuyers, giving personal attention to each custom home. From lot selection and design to the final touches that complete your dream home, Ernie and Karen Blackburn are there every step of the way. Even with close attention to quality, Ernie Blackburn Home Builders is able to complete each home in an efficient time frame.
"Our home buyers are important to us before, during and after the building process. We strive to keep the customer's desires and budget as our upmost concern," says Ernie Blackburn.
Award Winning Custom Home Builder
Ernie Blackburn Home Builders is an award winning custom home building company that is licensed, bonded and insured. They have gained respect from their industry and the financial community with a track record based on integrity and financial soundness. Ernie Blackburn was awarded "Builder of the Year" three times and was voted "Best Builder for Columbia County." He received the "Jack Bowles Award" in 2009 for exceptional service to the homebuilding industry. He has served as President of the Builders Association of Metro Augusta twice and sits on the Board of Directors for the local, state and National Association of Home Builders. Ernie Blackburn Home Builders was recently featured in theGeorgia Builder magazine.
Education and Green Building
Ernie Blackburn is a graduate of the University of Georgia, Terry School of Business. To keep up with the latest trends and techniques in the construction industry, Blackburn has completed and continues to take classes to improve his knowledge of homebuilding. In 2008, he was one of the first builders in Georgia to receive his "Certified Green Professional" designation. His knowledge of Green Home Building provides customers with better value, lower energy costs, lower maintenance, better indoor air quality and better long-term value. Ernie believes it is important for the customer to participate in the decision to balance the level of Green Building with their budget. Talk to Ernie today about the advantages of Green Building.