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How to Decide Which Bathtub is Right For You

Whether you’re remodeling your bathroom or building a custom home, choosing the right bathtub can mean the difference between a relaxing sanctuary and a stark, cold cell. Your bathtub is more than just a functional [...]

By |March 8th, 2017|Bathrooms, Design & Decor, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on How to Decide Which Bathtub is Right For You

How to Prioritize Your Home Remodel

Tackling a single home improvement project can be pretty overwhelming. Remodeling your entire home takes stress to a completely new level. With so many ideas and decisions circling your mind, getting started can be quite [...]

By |January 12th, 2017|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Livability, Renovations, Sandy Spring Builders|Comments Off on How to Prioritize Your Home Remodel

5 Ways to Embrace Feng Shui For Your Entryway

Whether you want to implement a few feng shui techniques yourself to improve the flow of your home, or are considering an entire home-energy makeover, the starting place is your entryway. The approach to your [...]

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Feng Shui Basics for a Home with Positive Energy

Your home is your sanctuary, your haven, your oasis. Shouldn’t it promote positive energy and leave you with a clear mind and a calm heart? Well, that’s exactly where feng shui, an ancient Chinese philosophy [...]

By |November 2nd, 2016|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Home Improvement, Interiors|Comments Off on Feng Shui Basics for a Home with Positive Energy

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Finished Basements

Thinking about remodeling your basement? Here are some tips: Think about the future use of the room and keep it flexible to accommodate your changing needs. Maximize storage in the basement with built-ins and closet [...]

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The Psychology of Color | Part II Cool Colors

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big commitment. While you may be tempted to select colors based solely on personal preference, this can be detrimental to your home and its livability. Why? Because [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature | Renovation Addition

Historic Renovation | Before and After The construction process for this historic renovation/addition in the Village of Chevy Chase started with the digging out of the old basement which was only 6’ tall and made [...]

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Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Beautiful Built-Ins

Having the right storage can make the difference between an unuseable cluttered room and an organized and efficient work space. While free-standing furniture could provide ample storage, size-wise it does not always work with your [...]

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8 Ways to Add More Space to Your Home

So, you need more space. Maybe you started a new home-based business. Maybe you have a new addition to the family or your children are moving back home, or maybe you just have too much [...]

By |September 1st, 2016|Kitchens, Livability, Renovations|Comments Off on 8 Ways to Add More Space to Your Home

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Engineered and Synthetic Surface Countertops

With so many choices in countertop materials – granite, marble, butcher block, hardwood – modern technology has added some more to select from. Two materials that have made a splash in past years are [...]

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