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Home Design Trends for 2019

If you’re looking to remodel your home in 2019, here are some home design trends that you can expect to see a lot more of for years to come. Which will you bring home? [...]

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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

2019 Pantone Color of the Year: Living Coral

Pantone announced that Living Coral is the 2019 “Color of the Year”, and they describe it as “an animated, life-affirming shade of orange with golden undertones.”  Although often considered to be a beachy or Miami [...]

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A Timeless Trend: Traditional Style Home Design

While “modern farmhouse” and “urban contemporary” are some of the newer trends in architecture, there are still new “traditional” homes being built. Something about the classic architecture of a traditional home gives us a warm [...]

By |January 18th, 2019|Concepts, Custom Homes, Design & Decor|Comments Off on A Timeless Trend: Traditional Style Home Design

What’s Popular in Kitchens Now

Here's what we’re seeing in kitchen trends. Houzz recently gave a list of new trends they are seeing in kitchens, whether new homes or renovations (kitchens are still the most popular room to renovate). Based [...]

By |October 5th, 2018|Custom Homes, Kitchens|Comments Off on What’s Popular in Kitchens Now

Beautiful Craftsman Touches

Craftsman style homes are part of what was called the Arts and Crafts movement. They were a statement against more modern and industrial looking designs. These homes are recognized for their low pitched rooflines with [...]

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Geometric Tiles

Got a room that lacks style and pizzazz? Kick your decor up a notch with geometric tiles. Striking and versatile, they look right at home in any space – from rustic  to contemporary and everything [...]

By |May 25th, 2018|Design & Decor, Interiors|Comments Off on Geometric Tiles

Decorating with Earth Tones

Feng Shui tells us that earth tones in the bedroom create an intimate, serene and safe space. And some people want that feeling throughout their home. Earth tones are a natural palette – typically in [...]

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A Touch of Turquoise… and Teal

These cheerful blue-green shades are a versatile classic that can work almost everywhere from the bathroom to the dining room. Turquoise stands strong on its own and plays well with a wide range of other [...]

By |March 23rd, 2018|Design & Decor, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Interiors|Comments Off on A Touch of Turquoise… and Teal

Going Green as an Alternative

For so many homes, it is white, grays, and other neutrals that are most found in the wall colors and often in furniture too. But choosing a soft green alternative – be it mossy, sage, [...]

By |March 9th, 2018|Design & Decor, Friday Fabulous Home Feature, Renovations|Comments Off on Going Green as an Alternative