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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

The Wood Beam Wow Factor

The trend for adding wood beams to ceilings and fireplace mantels is actually bringing back a feature from homes built by early Americans. At that time, the beams were both structural and decorative – with [...]

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How to Choose the Perfect Front Door

Nothing says “welcome home” quite like a warm and inviting front door. The perfect front door should not only complement your home’s style, it should also increase its curb appeal. Because your front door has [...]

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How to Design a Kitchen Island

The kitchen is one of the most complicated rooms to design and figuring out how to add an island to your kitchen can be both confusing and difficult. Deciding on layout, dimensions, seating, appliances, and [...]

By |September 8th, 2018|Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Home Improvement, Interiors, Kitchens, Livability|Comments Off on How to Design a Kitchen Island

Which Water Purification Method is Best for Your House?

Clean water is an absolute necessity. But rather than constantly buying plastic water bottles and slowly ruining the planet, why not filter the water you already have at home? Water purification can get you the [...]

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Get A More Peaceful Home in 2018 With These 5 Tips

The dawning of a new year is a chance for renewal, not just for yourself, but for your home as well. It’s a chance to make some vital changes, amp up your ambiance, and transform [...]

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Trends in “Green” Building for Custom Luxury Homes

There are many shades of green—especially when it comes to home building and remodeling. Eco-friendliness may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of luxury homes, but in reality, earth-conscious [...]

By |December 6th, 2017|Custom Homes, Livability|Comments Off on Trends in “Green” Building for Custom Luxury Homes

Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Kitchen Renovations

Everyone loves to watch home makeover shows where the ugly old kitchen is turned into a beautiful shiny new one. No need to just sit back and be envious - make the move to have [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Book Lovers’ Paradise

A home library creates valuable storage space and gives your house some vitality. Impress your guests with a dizzying array of beautifully shelved works. Create a regal, intellectual atmosphere where your favorite stories stand ready [...]

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