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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 [...]

By |September 24th, 2018|Award Winning, Custom Homes, Featured Home|Comments Off on 2018 Winner of MBIA Gold Award for Custom Contemporary Home

Award Winning Shingle-Style Home in Bannockburn Heights, Bethesda

2018 MBIA Gold Award Winner | Custom Home 7,500-12,500 Sq. Feet This beautiful shingle-style house was custom-designed to fit the lifestyle of a bustling, active family of 6.  It was important for this house [...]

By |July 20th, 2018|Award Winning, Custom Homes, Featured Home, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Award Winning Shingle-Style Home in Bannockburn Heights, Bethesda

2018 Winner of MBIA Gold Award for Traditional Custom Home

We are proud to feature our Gold Award Traditional Custom Home winner in the Maryland Building Industry Association 2018 awards program. This truly unique stone and stucco front courtyard house, with the flair and grace [...]

By |June 19th, 2018|Award Winning, Custom Homes, Featured Home, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on 2018 Winner of MBIA Gold Award for Traditional Custom Home

A Custom Home for a Growing Family in Bethesda, MD

Built in the very popular Burning Tree Village neighborhood, this shingle-style house is set atop a hill on a beautiful large lot, located on a cul-de-sac. We worked with a couple who wanted a large [...]

By |May 19th, 2018|Custom Homes, Featured Home|Comments Off on A Custom Home for a Growing Family in Bethesda, MD

Good Bones Made a This Charming Historic Home a Great Renovation

FEATURED HOME  The “bones” in this home that was originally built in 1921 were perfect for a whole house renovation and addition, which is exactly why we decided to buy it and plan a renovation. [...]

By |April 7th, 2018|Featured Home, Renovations|Comments Off on Good Bones Made a This Charming Historic Home a Great Renovation

Building Homes for Real People | Burning Tree Village, Bethesda

FEATURED HOME This beautiful first-floor master floor plan was designed for two empty-nesters who wanted a comfortable home oasis. The large rear yard features a beautiful pool with integrated spa, oriented as a vista from [...]

By |February 17th, 2018|Featured Home, Landscapes, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Building Homes for Real People | Burning Tree Village, Bethesda

We build homes for real people!

When we take on a new custom home project at Sandy Spring Builders, it’s not just about building another house. We build homes for real people, and that is how we approach each project – [...]

By |January 11th, 2018|Custom Homes, Featured Home, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on We build homes for real people!

Custom Home Spotlight: A Western Lodge on the Potomac River

FEATURED HOME Our clients wanted something that gave the feeling of a Western lodge so they could feel like they were on vacation when they came home. This entire project was designed to use natural [...]

By |December 15th, 2017|Custom Homes, Featured Home, Livability|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight: A Western Lodge on the Potomac River

Old World Meets Traditional Luxury

FEATURED HOME Our client had a very traditional home in mind, and wanted everything to be finely detailed and elegant. From the dark wood floors and moldings, to the wrought iron stair rails, the home [...]

By |November 15th, 2017|Featured Home|Comments Off on Old World Meets Traditional Luxury

Custom Home with an Urban-Western Flair

This beautiful custom home on Old Chester Road was built several years ago, but remains one of our all-time favorites. The challenge was to create a suburban home with an urban/Western lodge flavor. The stone [...]

By |October 15th, 2017|Custom Homes, Design Trends, Featured Home|Comments Off on Custom Home with an Urban-Western Flair