Built-in bookshelf with staircase

This double-height bookshelf designed by Fleetwood/Fernandez  for this mid-century home performs double duty as a guardrail at the stair opening (Photo: Blake Little)

 

A builder, designer, and an architect couple provide their perspectives about how built-ins can infuse creativity into a space.

 

Marine Lair master bed

The master bedroom and deck look seaward through pocketing window walls. The bed frame is made of leather and Hawaiian koa wood (Photo: Pablo Mason Photography).

The NAHB's Best in American Living Awards

Custom home builders thinking like a production builder.

Edward Andrews Design Center

The Atlanta-based custom home builder opens a new design studio as part of its ExAct Design Experience initiative.

Agency wants to ensure proper safeguards for installation, maintenance of wiring are in place.

Incentive compensation plans can reward performance but be careful about what you’re paying for. 

An empty-nester couple downsizes with special provisions for the grandchildren, while a small family goes big in the last home they’ll ever build.

Three award-winning architects and designers share how they use fireplaces to transform the look and feel of a room.

Now is the time to assess whether you have the team members your business needs in order to grow with the recovery.

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation that proponents contend would prevent federal overreach by the EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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Building Science - LP SmartSide Episode One
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Building Science - LP SmartSide Episode One

January 2015

This Month in Custom Builder

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A builder, designer, and an architect couple provide their perspectives about how built-ins can infuse creativity into a space.

 

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