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Featured Home | Modern Wrapped in Tradition

Modern Wrapped in Tradition To see this house from the street, one might think traditional. Open the massive modern front door with seeded glass and you are in a most beautiful eclectic mix. The light [...]

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Home Gyms to Keep You Moving This Winter

If you have a spare room in your home that you’re just not sure what to do with, consider a home gym. With winter right around the corner, it’s often harder for people to leave [...]

By |November 9th, 2018|Custom Homes, Interiors, Specialty Rooms|Comments Off on Home Gyms to Keep You Moving This Winter

A Place for the Whole Family

Family rooms have become one of the most enjoyed rooms in the home, especially when open to the kitchen which is the number one spot for hanging out. As the name implies, family rooms are [...]

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Kitchens with Delectable Dine-In Spaces

While dining rooms are where we go for special meals, the kitchen is where most of our eating happens. That’s why it’s important to design space that allows for family and friends to hang out [...]

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Featured Home Throwback: Arts & Crafts Architecture

WE BUILD HOMES FOR REAL PEOPLE We decided to make this month a “throwback” home, to one we built a dozen years ago for a couple with two young daughters, who are now teenagers! The [...]

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The Wood Beam Wow Factor

The trend for adding wood beams to ceilings and fireplace mantels is actually bringing back a feature from homes built by early Americans. At that time, the beams were both structural and decorative – with [...]

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4 Things to Do Right After a Remodel

You’ve finished your project and now you’re ready to sit back, relax, and enjoy your newly remodeled home but, not so fast! Be sure to tackle these maintenance tips before it’s too late. 1. Register [...]

By |October 8th, 2018|Custom Homes, Renovations|Comments Off on 4 Things to Do Right After a Remodel

What’s Popular in Kitchens Now

Here's what we’re seeing in kitchen trends. Houzz recently gave a list of new trends they are seeing in kitchens, whether new homes or renovations (kitchens are still the most popular room to renovate). Based [...]

By |October 5th, 2018|Custom Homes, Kitchens|Comments Off on What’s Popular in Kitchens Now

Luxurious Master Bedrooms and Ensuites Fit for a King (or Queen)

Master Bedrooms Master Ensuites

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2018 Winner of MBIA Gold Award for Custom Contemporary Home

How to build something transitional/contemporary and still have it fit in the neighborhood - that was the architectural and design challenge for this month’s featured home. This busy working couple with two children were ready [...]

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