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Functional Multi-Purpose Rooms

Decades ago, the den was a room where everyone could be together and watch TV or play games. That was back when living Rooms were a “no kids” zone, and before the open floorplan family [...]

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4 Design Ideas for Creating a Timeless White Kitchen

If you have the luxury of designing your dream kitchen, it’s important to keep one word in mind: timeless. Unless you want to remodel your kitchen every few years, you need to look at the [...]

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10 Ways to Make Your Home More Efficient

We’re fortunate to be living in a time where technology and innovation are king. Between smart devices, apps, and more accessibility to solar power, there are tons of ways to live more efficiently. If all [...]

By |February 2nd, 2018|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on 10 Ways to Make Your Home More Efficient

Which Style Staircase Matches Your Needs?

You’ve probably never given much thought to the staircase in your home; it just exists. Although you may not realize it, it’s actually one of the most vital fixtures in the entire house and can [...]

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Rustic Charm meets Modern Luxury

Rustic modern decor has gradually formed into its own style. Wood beams, live edge and untreated wood elements alongside mid-century modern furnishings is a rough, yet accurate description for this luxury trend. The key to [...]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Featured Home, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on Rustic Charm meets Modern Luxury

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Our Top 6 Modern Kitchens

Whether you call it modern or contemporary, a kitchen with sleek clean lines is a thing of beauty. Mixing materials such as wood, glass, and metal can add interest and excitement to a simple design. [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Custom Homes with Mediterranean Inspiration

Summer is here and you dream of vacationing on the Mediterranean Sea… but if you're hesitant to make the trip across the ocean, you might be motivated by some of these Mediterranean inspired custom homes by Sandy [...]

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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 [...]

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Custom Home Spotlight | Contemporary Design in DC

This home exemplifies the meaning of contemporary design. Our clients wanted something that would stand out in a community of new homes in the prestigious 1801 Foxhall development in Northwest DC. The stones for the [...]

By |April 21st, 2017|Concepts, Design Trends, Featured Home, Interiors, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight | Contemporary Design in DC

3 Defining Features of a Transitional Style Home

Looking for a sweet spot between the elegance and intimacy of traditional style and the edginess of modern design? A transitional style home may be the perfect balance for you. What is transitional style? Transitional [...]

By |March 1st, 2017|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design Trends, Livability, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on 3 Defining Features of a Transitional Style Home