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Custom Home Spotlight: Shingle Style Luxury Home

This warm and inviting shingle style home was designed to meet our client’s needs and lifestyle. An empty nester couple with two adored dogs, they wanted to have a fairly traditional home that fit into the neighborhood on a larger lot. The collaboration between the owner, Sandy Spring Builders, and Studio Z Design Concepts was a process that resulted in a spectacular home with wonderful features including a breathtaking stair tower, open and spacious kitchen and breakfast room, beautiful millwork throughout, and a resort-like backyard. The design throughout the home has an echo of Old World charm with modern amenities. The rooms are formal, but at the same time they are comfortable and inviting. […]

By |June 20th, 2016|Featured Home|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight: Shingle Style Luxury Home

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Coffered Ceilings

If you're looking to add dimension and character to an otherwise plain room, nothing beats the traditional look of a coffered ceiling.  Coffered ceilings are an architectural detail that comes in many varieties. Technically speaking, [...]

By |June 3rd, 2016|Design & Decor, Featured Home, Home Improvement, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Coffered Ceilings

Sandy Spring Builders Win Big at Annual MBIA Custom Builder Awards

The Maryland Building Industry Association announced the winners of its annual Custom Builder Awards tonight.  The MBIA Custom Builder Awards honor and celebrate quality and excellence in construction, architecture and design by custom builder members throughout Maryland and the Greater Washington, DC Region. Sandy Spring Builders proudly took home five awards tonight including two gold awards, two silver awards, and one bronze award. Take a look at our award winning homes… […]

By |June 2nd, 2016|Award Winning, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Sandy Spring Builders Win Big at Annual MBIA Custom Builder Awards

Custom Home Spotlight in Colony Hill, Northwest D.C.

Colony Hill is a cozy, exclusive neighborhood located in the southwest corner of Glover-Archbold Park in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, DC.    The housing stock is largely traditional with architectural styles paying homage to New England, and Georgian and Grecian themes.  The neighborhood has an interesting history, stemming from a colorful building feud in the 1930s.  Harry K. Boss has just completed a group of Foxhall Village Houses when rival builder, Waverly Taylor, started a rival development that blocked the view of many of the Boss homes.  Enraged and to spy on Taylor’s future plans, Boss built a group of Colony Hill houses just north of Foxhall Village and moved himself into a home on Hoban Road. […]

By |May 22nd, 2016|Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Featured Home|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight in Colony Hill, Northwest D.C.

Bluemercury’s Beck Family Paradise

The founders of Bluemercury, the growing luxury cosmetic chain, moved into a Bethesda, MD home previously built by Sandy Spring Builders, and they adore it! While it was originally custom built for the previous owners, the team at Sandy Spring helped convert it into the Beck family paradise. […]

By |May 11th, 2016|Design & Decor, Featured Home|Comments Off on Bluemercury’s Beck Family Paradise

Custom Homes In The Neighborhood | Edgemoor

This beautiful traditional home was built for a young family in the Edgemoor neighborhood of Bethesda. They wanted to take advantage of a larger backyard so their children would have room to play and the [...]

By |April 20th, 2016|Custom Homes, Featured Home|Comments Off on Custom Homes In The Neighborhood | Edgemoor

Sandy Spring Builders Selected for Grosvenor Heights Project

The development team behind the Grosvenor Heights project in Bethesda, MD has selected custom home builder, Sandy Spring Builders, to construct 10 single-family homes for the community. The project will feature 142 $1 million-plus luxury townhomes with 10 detached homes on the edge of the property. Sandy Spring will construct the only single family residences in Grosvenor Heights, while EYA developers and Michael Harris Homes will construct the townhomes. […]

By |January 27th, 2016|Featured Home|Comments Off on Sandy Spring Builders Selected for Grosvenor Heights Project