flexiblefullpage -


Become a Member

Subscribe to Custom Builder for unlimited access

boombox1 -

2022 Custom Timber Home Building Outlook

A few of top tips from Mid-Atlantic Timberframes for working with timber frame providers, as well as what we’re seeing on the custom timber home building horizon for 2022.

billboard -

Clip-Together Building System Adapts to Regional Codes

A team from a German university has developed a clip-together wood structural system that can be adapted to regional building codes. ClipHut is…


Sixties Home Gets 21st Century Makeover

This flip of a 1960s home resulted in a “Sold” sign after only 10 days on the market, thanks to the complete floorplan makeover and design updates…


Electronic Bidet

The AT200 LS SpaLet integrated electronic bidet toilet from DXV has a two-nozzle water-spray system that is completely adjustable, along with an…



American Standard’s studio bathtub with a fold-over edge integrates lumbar support for greater comfort


Angular Faucet

The Dorrance collection of bath accessories includes a wall-mounted faucet, tub fillers, and bidet and shower sets

Cabinets, Countertops & Hardware

Sintered Surfacing

Neolith sintered stone surfaces are scratch-, stain-, and UV fade-resistant. 


'Duchess' Tile

Each style profile is inspired by old-world mosaic patterns and textures


Wood Pedestal

The Wood L-Slab Pedestal from Stone Forest is made from heartwood and sapwood

Best Practices

Resilient Design: Ready for Natural Disasters

Resilient design creates homes that can survive natural disasters and stay functional in the aftermath



Cosentino's freestanding bespoke credenza emphasizes collaboration, and a fusion of patented and naturally-sourced materials

boombox2 -
halfpage1 -
native1 -
native2 -