Custom Home Design



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See the creative results from the ultimate battle of backyard sheds

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Understanding these basics will help you create better lighting transitions

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A hidden library door gives this new custom-built house the quirkiness of an old home.

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A place for books, wine, and paperweights

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Photos: Nathan Kirkman

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Creating a home where children and adults can feel comfortable in all spaces

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Photo: Blake Mistich Photography

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From a space to stow the Christmas tree to an island with cookbooks

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Lehrer Architects

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Architect Michael Lehrer on great windows, hand-built models, and builders with high emotional intelligence

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Photo: Cambria

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Photo: Materia Collection

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Meadolark Design + Build's work runs the gamut of styles. This design pays homage to the mid-century modern home originally on the site (Photo: John Carlson at Carlson Productions).

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A scientist and an accountant combine their varied skills in a sustainable building company

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All surfaces of this home in Maine were selected for durability and low maintenance: unfinished wood, galvanized steel, and unfinished concrete. The design is by Caleb Johnson Studio, with construction by its contracting arm, Woodhull of Maine (Photo: Trent Bell).

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Homes that meet Passive House standards require less investment in solar to achieve net zero

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An artist's viewpoint and a talented tile setter created these original mosiac designs

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Photos: John Magor

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Making bold statements and subtle accents with wall (and ceiling) paper

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Creating drama with wallpaper, slabs, and faux concrete

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The driveway and front door of this Minnesota cabin, known as Fish Tap Lake Retreat, are to the left of the screened porch, so ariving visitors can see through to the lake. Albertsson Hansen Architecture designed the dark brown exterior to help the house blend into its setting. Bright red trim adds a Scandinavian touch (Photo: Gaffer Photography)

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Two modest-size homes that welcome the vacation crowd in comfort and style

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FALL 2021

This Month in Custom Builder

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The French luxury switches brand Meljac has developed a new solid brass collection in collaboration with Australian designer Marc Newson.

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The HS300 whole-house HEPA filtration unit is designed to be installed directly onto the return air plenum of forced air heating/cooling systems.

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