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Home Size Satisfaction | Bigger or Smaller?

Americans can’t make up their minds, especially when it comes to their homes. Turns out, according to a Trulia survey, most Americans want a bigger or smaller home than the one they currently live in. [...]

By |July 20th, 2017|Building Tips, Custom Homes, Livability|Comments Off on Home Size Satisfaction | Bigger or Smaller?

Custom Home Spotlight | Transitional Home in Phillips Park, Washington D.C.

FEATURED HOME This residence is a transitionally designed modular build just off Washington D.C.’s distinguished Foxhall Road. Our client was an interior designer, and she worked closely with SSB and GTM Architects to bring her [...]

By |July 11th, 2017|Custom Homes, Design Trends, Featured Home, Livability|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight | Transitional Home in Phillips Park, Washington D.C.

How To Build A Home That Will Age With You

When you think of your dream home, you probably picture fancy amenities and custom designs. But, do you ever think of how long you’ll live there? When conjuring up ideas for your dream home, think [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Shady Outdoor Retreats

Summer is on its way, and what better way to enjoy those warm summer days than to spend it under a little shade. Whether a covered patio or screen porch, you can avoid the heat [...]

By |June 9th, 2017|Custom Homes|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Shady Outdoor Retreats

Sandy Spring Builders Sweeps the MBIA Custom Builder Awards

The Maryland Building Industry Association announced the winners of its annual Custom Builder Awards tonight.  The MBIA Custom Builder Awards honor and celebrate quality and excellence in construction, architecture and design by custom builder members [...]

By |May 25th, 2017|Custom Homes, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Sandy Spring Builders Sweeps the MBIA Custom Builder Awards

How the Trump Administration’s Tax Plan Could Impact Homebuyers and Sellers

Last month, the Trump Administration announced a new tax plan, dubbing it the “biggest tax cuts in history.” The question is, will it hurt or help the housing market? As it sits now, the new [...]

By |May 24th, 2017|Building Tips, Custom Homes|Comments Off on How the Trump Administration’s Tax Plan Could Impact Homebuyers and Sellers

Top 5 Colors For A Seriously Soothing Bedroom

The bedroom is your relaxation station. It’s your sanctuary for serenity and should promote soothing vibes. One of these best ways to achieve this cozy, calm ambiance in your bedroom is through the use of [...]

By |May 10th, 2017|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Home Improvement, Renovations|Comments Off on Top 5 Colors For A Seriously Soothing Bedroom

Outdoor Living: How to Make the Most of a Sloping Yard

Not every homeowner is blessed with an flat and open outdoor space. From rollings hills to mountainous terrain, a sloping yard can be a bit frightening to work with. However, there are many ways to [...]

By |May 1st, 2017|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Landscapes|Comments Off on Outdoor Living: How to Make the Most of a Sloping Yard

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Unique Bathrooms

We all know the function of a bathroom, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be interesting and unique. While still providing the necessary features for basic hygiene, your bathroom can be a rustic retreat, a [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Accent Walls

Whether you want to perk up your décor with a splash of color or a new material, and accent wall can add interest to your home. A bold new color gives a vibrant feel to [...]

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