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Stylish Custom Home With a Rustic Vibe

This home was built for the man-of-the house and his two young sons in mind. The house features an oversized garage, complete with an apartment will full amenities on the second floor.  The garage was [...]

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Spectacular Spec Home in Bethesda

Featured Home This home was originally built as a spec home, but when former clients told us they needed to find a home for their son and daughter-in-law, the search for a buyer was over. [...]

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Great Looking Galley Kitchens

The galley kitchen takes its name from the kitchens found on ships, called the “galley”. The typical layout has the cabinets, countertops and appliances connected together or facing each other in straight lines. Sometimes ceiling [...]

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The Accessible Home: Building Homes for All Ages and Abilities

First New Home to Meet Montgomery County's “Design for Life” Level II (LIVEable) Accessibility Standards This new home was built for a young couple moving from a condo in DC to close-in downtown Bethesda. It [...]

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2019 Pantone Color of the Year: Living Coral

Pantone announced that Living Coral is the 2019 “Color of the Year”, and they describe it as “an animated, life-affirming shade of orange with golden undertones.”  Although often considered to be a beachy or Miami [...]

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A Timeless Trend: Traditional Style Home Design

While “modern farmhouse” and “urban contemporary” are some of the newer trends in architecture, there are still new “traditional” homes being built. Something about the classic architecture of a traditional home gives us a warm [...]

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Updating your Staircase

Your stairs are one of the most prominent features in your home, so the way they look is important. An outdated staircase can make a poor first impression, and can even lower your home’s value. [...]

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Holiday Dream Homes

We take pride in the majestic year-round appearance of our custom built homes, but there's something special about holiday decorations. Maybe it's the perfect fusion of a beautiful home and a perfectly executed holiday theme. [...]

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Featured Home | Modern Wrapped in Traditional

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 oak floors, simple trim [...]

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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 [...]

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