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5 Neighborhood Features That Increase Your Home Value

We all know that making improvements and upgrades to your home will increase its value. But, what many may not realize is there’s other factors involved too. Don’t put all your home value appreciation eggs [...]

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How the Trump Administration’s Tax Plan Could Impact Homebuyers and Sellers

Last month, the Trump Administration announced a new tax plan, dubbing it the “biggest tax cuts in history.” The question is, will it hurt or help the housing market? As it sits now, the new [...]

By |May 24th, 2017|Building Tips, Custom Homes|Comments Off on How the Trump Administration’s Tax Plan Could Impact Homebuyers and Sellers

How To Choose The Right Tile For Your Bathroom Surfaces

All tile is not created equal. They may belong to the same family, but they are different products when it comes down to it. The right tile can vary depending on where you wish to [...]

By |May 18th, 2017|Bathrooms, Home Improvement, Interiors, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on How To Choose The Right Tile For Your Bathroom Surfaces

Custom Home Spotlight | Bradley Hills Bethesda

FEATURED HOME This home was built about 6 years ago for our very own CEO and owner at Sandy Spring Builders, Phil Leibovitz. His goal was to fit into the well-established neighborhood and keep the [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Featured Home, Livability, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight | Bradley Hills Bethesda

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Unique Bathrooms

We all know the function of a bathroom, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be interesting and unique. While still providing the necessary features for basic hygiene, your bathroom can be a rustic retreat, a [...]

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Custom Home Spotlight | Contemporary Design in DC

This home exemplifies the meaning of contemporary design. Our clients wanted something that would stand out in a community of new homes in the prestigious 1801 Foxhall development in Northwest DC. The stones for the [...]

By |April 21st, 2017|Concepts, Design & Decor, Featured Home, Interiors, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on Custom Home Spotlight | Contemporary Design in DC

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Landscaping that will make you wish you had a green thumb

Is gardening your thing? If not, these gorgeous gardens and landscaped yards will make you wish you had a green thumb! The use of plantings and hardscape in a creative way can provide a formal [...]

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How Accurate are Zillow and Trulia Estimates in the Washington, DC Area?

The power of the Internet has done more than just build further connections with friends, distribute news more efficiently, and help us find jobs. It’s also been a great extension of the real estate world [...]

By |April 12th, 2017|Home Improvement|Comments Off on How Accurate are Zillow and Trulia Estimates in the Washington, DC Area?

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | One-of-a-kind Kitchens

One-of-a-kind kitchens can be traditional, contemporary, or anything in-between. What makes them unique could be the cabinet selection, countertops, design details, or a combination of several features. When someone designs a kitchen that is special, [...]

By |March 30th, 2017|Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Kitchens|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | One-of-a-kind Kitchens

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Two Toned Kitchens

Many homeowners choose one color for their kitchen cabinets. But two-tone kitchen cabinets have been a popular design feature for decades, and can work with a variety of styles. Using two different colors (typically one [...]

By |March 23rd, 2017|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Kitchens|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Two Toned Kitchens