McCoy Homes Inc. Hosts Ribbon Cutting Oct. 17

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

McCoy Homes, Inc. will celebrate its grand opening on Thursday, Oct. 17 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.  The business is at 7550 East Brainerd Road, Suite 125.   

Lunch will be provided by Rib and Loin and door prizes will be handed out during the event, which includes a grand prize of a flat screen TV.  The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce is coordinating the event.

McCoy Homes, Inc. specializes in residential new construction and remodeling.  The Corporate Office and Design Center offers a display of interior and exterior design options. 

Hours of operation are from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Friday.  The office is closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

For more information about McCoy Homes, Inc., contact Connie McCoy at 668-0007 or visit http://mccoyhomesinc.com.



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