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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: Finished Basements

Thinking about remodeling your basement? Here are some tips: Think about the future use of the room and keep it flexible to accommodate your changing needs. Maximize storage in the basement with built-ins and closet [...]

By |October 14th, 2016|Custom Homes, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Finished Basements

Tips to Design an Easy to Clean Home

Whether you are planning to remodel, or designing your dream home from the ground up, every choice you make will impact the way you live. Before you start deciding on finishes and furnishings, take some time [...]

By |September 7th, 2016|Home Improvement, Livability|Comments Off on Tips to Design an Easy to Clean Home

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Beautiful Built-Ins

Having the right storage can make the difference between an unuseable cluttered room and an organized and efficient work space. While free-standing furniture could provide ample storage, size-wise it does not always work with your [...]

By |September 3rd, 2016|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors, Kitchens, Renovations|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Beautiful Built-Ins

8 Ways to Add More Space to Your Home

So, you need more space. Maybe you started a new home-based business. Maybe you have a new addition to the family or your children are moving back home, or maybe you just have too much [...]

By |September 1st, 2016|Kitchens, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on 8 Ways to Add More Space to Your Home

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Walk-in Closets

Today's home buyers are demanding more storage and organization. In fact, studies indicate that walk-in closets are a top priority and a commonly used selling point. Once a rare luxury, walk-in closets are now a near necessity in [...]

By |August 5th, 2016|Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Renovations, Specialty Rooms|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Walk-in Closets

When to Choose a Peninsula Over an Island in Your Kitchen

Kitchen Layouts: Island vs Peninsula The kitchen is often referred to as the heart of the home. It’s not just a place to prepare food and eat, but is also used as a spot [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|Custom Homes, Design Trends, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on When to Choose a Peninsula Over an Island in Your Kitchen

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Wine Cellars

Many homeowners are turning to a popular trend of having a wine room or wine cellar. No doubt they are a great addition to any new home or renovation, especially if you love drinking vino. There are several options available for you to get creative and come up with an idea that fits your preference and space. […]

By |May 20th, 2016|Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Specialty Rooms|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Wine Cellars

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Open Shelving

Traditionally, home storage is hidden. The purpose of a closet or cabinet has always been to hide things around your home from plain sight, like dishes, clothes, food items, and other trinkets. But now, things are changing. Open shelving is becoming a staple in custom home design, and belongings are no longer being hidden. This home feature not only adds a charming appeal to rooms, but also forces you to stay organized. […]

By |February 26th, 2016|Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Open Shelving