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Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Waterfall Countertops

Waterfall countertops offer a clean and sleek look in your kitchen, and also add a dash of pizzazz. This design element can be accomplished using most any countertop material, and the edge that extends down to the floor can be on either one or both sides, or the entire back or front of an island. […]

By |April 15th, 2016|Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Home Improvement, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Waterfall Countertops

Open Floor Plans and Livability

In the 1950s and 1960s, many homes featured small, separate, and distinct rooms; each room was its own private space. Open floor plans emerged in the 1980s, and immediately became a must-have design for home buyers. As time passed, the open concept house plan only grew in popularity, and is still a staple in custom home building today. […]

By |April 5th, 2016|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on Open Floor Plans and Livability

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: More Than 50 Shades of Gray

There are more than 50 shades of gray, and it’s no longer the gloomiest color on the spectrum! Homeowners are gradually embracing gray as a fundamental color choice in home decor. In fact, it’s on the brink of stealing the most popular spot for best selling hue from the king of color: white. As a traditionally dull and gloomy color on the spectrum, how is it making its way into so many homes? Likely due to its expansive range and its ability to complement other colors seamlessly and effortlessly. […]

By |March 18th, 2016|Design & Decor, Friday Fabulous Home Feature|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: More Than 50 Shades of Gray

Featured Home: Fairfax Road Transitional Home

This unique house is located walking distance to everything in downtown Bethesda. Our clients wanted a traditional shape that had contemporary and transitional elements to assure that it would be different from neighboring homes but [...]

By |March 9th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design & Decor|Comments Off on Featured Home: Fairfax Road Transitional Home

5 Most Valuable Home Improvement Projects

It’s rare for homeowners to consider their homes “complete”. There’s always something more to be done to improve living spaces; there’s always home improvements lurking in the back of people’s minds. However, it’s important to [...]

By |February 23rd, 2016|Custom Homes, Home Improvement, Home Maintenance|Comments Off on 5 Most Valuable Home Improvement Projects

The New Man Cave

Society today is truly working to eradicate traditional gender roles. The transition can be seen through everything from the eclectic clothing choices, to the workforce, and even to home design trends. One specific house feature in particular is experiencing an extreme evolution: the man cave. While thoughts of a sports-themed basement or garage generally come to mind, the new man cave challenges those notions. The kitchen, surprisingly, is where men are now wishing to be heard. […]

By |February 17th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on The New Man Cave

Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Beautiful & Functional Kitchen Islands

For many homeowners, the kitchen island is a functional area that provides a space for kitchen storage and food preparation. But it is also an ideal place for creating a casual seating area, whether it be for breakfast for the kids before school or entertaining guests in the evening. […]

By |February 12th, 2016|Custom Homes, Design & Decor, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors, Kitchens|Comments Off on Friday Fabulous Home Feature: Beautiful & Functional Kitchen Islands