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Viewing Potential

This hillside custom home offers 360-degree views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina


Guest Column: Blurred Lines

Using floor-to-ceiling sliding or folding glass doors is an effective means of enhancing the connection between interior spaces and the outdoors.

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Design Detail: Moody Blues Between Home Offices

See the creative solution for keeping his and her home offices separate and private

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Design Detail: Brick by Brick

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


Design Details: Stairways

This staircase not only connects the first and second floors; it opens the house to the backyard.

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Design Details: The Transparent Fireplace

A remodel that has heft and lets the light shine through

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Design Details: Easy Stair

A steel staircase would be too expensive, but the exposed timbers inside provided inspiration

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