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5 Easy Ways to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Decluttering, painting your walls, and staging your home will definitely draw attention inside your home, but in the hasty home selling market, it takes more than that. If you really want to inspire potential buyers [...]

By |July 25th, 2017|Building Tips, Buying and Selling, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Landscapes|Comments Off on 5 Easy Ways to Add Curb Appeal to Your Home

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Terraces and Balconies

Terraces and balconies not only provide extra outdoor living space, they are perfect for small or large gatherings. Maybe you just want a balcony off your bedroom for morning coffee, or perhaps your better suited [...]

By |June 30th, 2017|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Landscapes, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Terraces and Balconies

5 Essential Tips for Maintaining and Repairing Wood Decks

Whatever purpose your wood deck serves—a garden of potted plants, a relaxing summer paradise, or an outdoor entertainment stage—it requires some regular TLC in order to extend its mileage. Wood decks suffer from constant abuse [...]

By |June 28th, 2017|Landscapes, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on 5 Essential Tips for Maintaining and Repairing Wood Decks

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 | Landscaping that will make you wish you had a green thumb

Is gardening your thing? If not, these gorgeous gardens and landscaped yards will make you wish you had a green thumb! The use of plantings and hardscape in a creative way can provide a formal [...]

By |April 13th, 2017|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Landscapes|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Landscaping that will make you wish you had a green thumb

5 Ways to Embrace Feng Shui For Your Entryway

Whether you want to implement a few feng shui techniques yourself to improve the flow of your home, or are considering an entire home-energy makeover, the starting place is your entryway. The approach to your [...]

By |December 8th, 2016|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Landscapes|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Embrace Feng Shui For Your Entryway

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Halloween tips for the homeowner

Halloween is the time for costumes, trick-or-treating, candy and, of course, spooky-fun. Whether or not you participate in dressing up, or handing out candy, or both, here are a few Halloween tips for homeowners. If [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Outdoor Fireplaces

Adding a fireplace (or a fire pit) can extend the enjoyment of your summer porch into the chilly spring and autumn months. That cozy campfire-like atmosphere is irreplaceable for kindling new family memories and reminiscing [...]

By |October 21st, 2016|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Landscapes, Renovations|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Outdoor Fireplaces

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Increase Curb Appeal With An Inviting Front Entryway

The term "curb appeal" is a commonly used when a house goes up for sale, however it also describes the first impression your home makes on friends, family, and other visitors while you're living there. While [...]

By |August 26th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Landscapes, Renovations|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Increase Curb Appeal With An Inviting Front Entryway

DC Outdoor Living: How to Get the Best Outdoor Living Space For Your Yard

Outdoor living space is one of the most sought after features in the DC-Maryland area when it comes to custom home plans. An outdoor living area provides living space without necessarily having to include walls [...]

By |July 20th, 2016|Custom Homes, Landscapes|Comments Off on DC Outdoor Living: How to Get the Best Outdoor Living Space For Your Yard