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One-of-a-Kind Modern Home in Bethesda

FEATURED HOME This custom modern home was a truly one-of-a-kind build, and an incredible team effort between the builder, architect, interior designer, and landscape architect. The home took advantage of the unique shape of [...]

By |September 25th, 2017|Custom Homes, Featured Home|Comments Off on One-of-a-Kind Modern Home in Bethesda

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Stunning Staircases

While some people may rave about having a beautiful bathroom or fabulous family room, others are proud of their stunning staircase. Whether modern, traditional, or something in between – a well-designed and built staircase can [...]

By |March 9th, 2017|Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Stunning Staircases

Custom Home Spotlight Kenwood Park | Bethesda, MD

FEATURED HOME This transitional-designed exterior hides a contemporary gem behind its walls. The owners were living abroad during the construction process, and hired a Washington-based interior design firm to help them with all the [...]

By |January 15th, 2017|Custom Homes, Featured Home, Livability, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight Kenwood Park | Bethesda, MD

Home Design Tips for the Retired CEO

When life happens, and your home becomes a burden rather than a blessing, it’s probably time to think smarter about your design choices. As homeowners retire and grow older, home design tends to take on [...]

By |January 4th, 2017|Custom Homes, Livability, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Home Design Tips for the Retired CEO

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: The Perfect Entryway

The main entryway or grand foyer of your home conveys an important first impression to your guests. Since your family will be using this space to get out the door quickly with everything they'll need [...]

By |July 15th, 2016|Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: The Perfect Entryway

The Rise of Multi-Generational Homes

An old trend from the pre-World War II era is on the rise, and it’s changing the way families design their homes. While it is more a lifestyle trend than a design trend, it greatly influences the custom home and remodeling industry. The trend is multi-generational living, or to put it simply, several generations of one family living under the same roof. Custom home builders are responding to the rising trend by developing multi-generational homes that specifically divide the living space amongst the generations. […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends|Comments Off on The Rise of Multi-Generational Homes

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Stair Balusters

5 Fun Facts about Stair Balusters 1. They're new Even though they look like classic architectural elements, stairway balusters did not hit the scene until the Renaissance, in the 16th century. 2. They're named after flowers Balusters [...]

By |March 11th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Stair Balusters

Featured Home: Fairfax Road Transitional Home

This unique house is located walking distance to everything in downtown Bethesda. Our clients wanted a traditional shape that had contemporary and transitional elements to assure that it would be different from neighboring homes but [...]

By |March 9th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design Trends|Comments Off on Featured Home: Fairfax Road Transitional Home

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Open Riser Stairs

Open riser stairs have grown in popularity over the past several years. Combining them with glass rails provides unobstructed views throughout the home which is a popular means of bringing light through interiors. They have [...]

By |February 5th, 2016|Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Open Riser Stairs