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Exterior of Alma Home

Photo:  Spacecrafting Photography

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While construction was not in her blood, education and planning lead to success for this Minnesota custom builder

Brick ceiling
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A brick ceiling provides a more architecturally interesting treatment than, say, plaster.

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Drone view of home

Photo: Doug Merriam

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This is Steve Thomas' story about following your passion to become a successful builder

Country kitchen by Rotell(e) Studio(e)

The family room off the kitchen in Rotell(e) Studio(e)’s Augusta-Cape Cod offers open-plan living for multigenerational households (Photo: Courtesy Rotell(e) Studio(e)).

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Rotelle Development gets its brand out there by positioning staff as a resource

Play room design by Me and General Design
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Cristina Casañas-Judd and General Judd of Me and General Design speak with Custom Builder about their roots and their take on current housing design.

Modern style custom home using black stained cedar

The Up Studio used cedar—a familiar material—in unfamiliar ways for the exterior of this Sag Harbor, N.Y., custom home, giving it a factory-applied double-coat of black stain and installing it in a vertical orientation (Photo: Alan Tansey).

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Custom homes that meld context with forward-thinking design
 

SUMMER 2021

This Month in Custom Builder

Products

The Wiser Energy Home Power Monitor notifies homeowners when devices are on or off

Features

Builders need skilled labor, but should their workplace policy drop zero tolerance for cannabis and risk taking on more liability?

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