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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. [...]

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Halloween Tips for the Homeowner

Halloween is the time for costumes, trick-or-treating, candy and, of course, spooky-fun. Whether or not you participate in dressing up, or handing out candy, or both, here are a few Halloween tips for homeowners. If [...]

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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

4 Practical Design Tips for Tween Bedrooms

That middle-of-the-road span of time between childhood and teendom is perhaps the most daunting for parents. But aside from dealing with mood swings and screaming matches, this stage in life also requires another transition: their [...]

By |June 4th, 2018|Interiors|Comments Off on 4 Practical Design Tips for Tween Bedrooms

5 Ways To Spoil Your Mom Around The House On Mother’s Day

If there’s one thing we know about moms, it’s that they just want a break every once in awhile. That’s why Mother’s Day, May 13, is the perfect day to spoil your mom around the [...]

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Magnificent Mud Rooms

What’s in a Mud Room? Whatever you want! Whether it’s literally a place to get the mud off your feet when you come into the house, or a place to get the mud off your [...]

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How To Build A Home That Will Age With You

When you think of your dream home, you probably picture fancy amenities and custom designs. But, do you ever think of how long you’ll live there? When conjuring up ideas for your dream home, think [...]

By |July 5th, 2017|Building Tips, Custom Homes, Livability|Comments Off on How To Build A Home That Will Age With You

9 Cozy Nooks That Will Make You Want to Read a Book… Or Take A Nap

Let's face it, there’s nothing better than sitting down to read a good book. But, what about reading that book while curled up in a cozy little nook with a cup of tea and a comfy sofa [...]

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Outdoor Living: How to Make the Most of a Sloping Yard

Not every homeowner is blessed with an flat and open outdoor space. From rollings hills to mountainous terrain, a sloping yard can be a bit frightening to work with. However, there are many ways to [...]

By |May 1st, 2017|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Landscapes|Comments Off on Outdoor Living: How to Make the Most of a Sloping Yard

Top 5 Reasons to Get Rid of More Clutter This Spring…and Where To Begin

Sure, getting rid of clutter is a great way to make your home feel fresh and give you a sense of accomplishment. But, it’s more than that. Those piles and closets full of junk aren’t [...]

By |April 26th, 2017|Home Improvement, Livability|Comments Off on Top 5 Reasons to Get Rid of More Clutter This Spring…and Where To Begin