See this striking North Carolina mountain refuge updated for entertaining

Allard + Roberts Interior Design is responsible for reimagining the interiors of this spectacular mountain modern refuge located in North Carolina. The original residence was a custom-designed spec home built by a local builder/developer. When the owners purchased this property, they were eager to put their own stamp on this fabulous home. It was full … Read more

A modern dream house in North Dakota with warm and inviting details

Craftwell Architecture + Construction in collaboration with Martha O’Hara Interiors has designed this stunning modern dream house located in the heart of West Fargo, North Dakota. The family of four loves to entertain and also needed a home to accommodate two very active boys, with the square footage, style, and durability to play a prominent role in the … Read more

This coastal dream house offers inspired living on Vancouver Island

This coastal dream house was designed by Coast Prestige Homes in collaboration with Jenny Martin Design, located in the heart of the Oak Bay community of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Oak Bay is a picturesque suburban community sited on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Inspired by the sun, sand, and sea, this transitional home showcases … Read more

A rustic luxe retreat in Montana that is in perfect harmony with nature

Starr Sanford Design in collaboration with Tk Design Studio has designed this rustic luxe multigenerational retreat that is nestled on 310 acres of property in Ennis, Montana. This getaway home is idyllically sited for the owners to enjoy views of the Madison River, a portion of which runs through their property. This region is known as “a cowboy … Read more

Are Home Improvements Tax Deductible?

How will the home improvements I made on my home affect my tax situation? This question may cross your mind as you prepare for tax season. Or perhaps it was something you had thought about even before starting plans to make over parts of your house. The answer to this question isn’t straightforward and will … Read more

Air Balancing: What it is and How it’s Done

Some homeowners know the struggle of trying to achieve home temperature homeostasis, which is a made-up term to perfectly describe the whole home being the same temperature. When the system isn’t running correctly, it’s common to have that one room that never seems to warm up or the upstairs getting uncomfortably hot every time the … Read more

A stunning waterfront home with indoor outdoor living on Chesapeake Bay

Kimmel Studio Architect in collaboration with Lynbrook has designed this modern waterfront home that is nestled along the serene Chesapeake Bay, Maryland. The architect of this project is also a landscape architect who has beautifully integrated the home with the site — from the trees, the brush, and the walkways. “Incorporating nature into a home plan requires … Read more

A lakeside paradise cabin with handcrafted details on Lake Coeur d’Alene

Mittmann Architect in collaboration with Edwards Smith Construction has created this beautiful lakeside paradise cabin that is nestled on the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Set on Swede Bay, one of the most desirable Bays on Lake Coeur d’Alene, this rustic abode provides a heavenly retreat for family gatherings. The team was tasked with … Read more