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Remodeling Projects with the Highest ROI

Whether you’re dying to update your home, or you’re just trying to look at it from a buyer’s perspective, it really pays off to know which home improvement projects will deliver the best return on [...]

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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 [...]

By |January 26th, 2019|Building Tips, Custom Homes, Featured Home, Home Improvement, Livability, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on The Accessible Home: Building Homes for All Ages and Abilities

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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Perfect Rooms To Spend A Snow Day In

Baby it’s cold outside, and the chilly weather and shorter daylight hours make us want to hibernate. Since we no longer live in caves, we can find those cozy and inviting spaces in our home. [...]

By |December 2nd, 2018|Livability, Specialty Rooms|Comments Off on Perfect Rooms To Spend A Snow Day In

Wonderful World of Windows

There is a wonderful world of windows out there, and if you look at some of our homes you’ll see what we mean! The old single kitchen window has been updated with a triple window [...]

By |August 25th, 2018|Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors, Renovations|Comments Off on Wonderful World of Windows

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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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

Planning Your Master Bathroom

Spacious or gracious or both? That is one of the questions you might ask yourself when designing a new or remodeled master bathroom. Some people want a quiet refuge where they can luxuriate in a [...]

By |April 22nd, 2018|Bathrooms, Custom Homes, Friday Fabulous Home Feature|Comments Off on Planning Your Master Bathroom

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

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 & Decor, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on 10 Ways to Make Your Home More Efficient