Chapel Hill native and local builder Kurt Mueller, 41, has built his family's craftsman style premium treated lumber porch with no railings, exposed rafters and false arched beam that welcomes neighbors to his home, 419 Overland Drive in the Colony Woods neighborhood of Chapel Hill. PHOTO BY HARRY LYNCH
Chapel Hill native and local builder Kurt Mueller, 41, has built his family's craftsman style premium treated lumber porch with no railings, exposed rafters and false arched beam that welcomes neighbors to his home, 419 Overland Drive in the Colony Woods neighborhood of Chapel Hill. PHOTO BY HARRY LYNCH hlynch@newsobserver.com
Chapel Hill native and local builder Kurt Mueller, 41, has built his family's craftsman style premium treated lumber porch with no railings, exposed rafters and false arched beam that welcomes neighbors to his home, 419 Overland Drive in the Colony Woods neighborhood of Chapel Hill. PHOTO BY HARRY LYNCH hlynch@newsobserver.com

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October 18, 2011 10:53 AM

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