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This House Is Designed To Wrap Around A Single Olive Tree

Photography © Ossip van Duivenbode   Architecture firm MVRDV have recently completed Casa Kwantes, a house in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, that ...

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15 Farmhouse Backsplash Ideas For Your Kitchen

Art3d Store One of the cheapest ways of upgrading your kitchen is employing a vinyl farmhouse backsplash. Self-adhesive tiles come in many different d ...

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French Finesse: 25 Best Luxury Hotels In France For A Dream

France is a country that is renowned for many things ranging from its glittering world of fashion to its glittering capital. Then there is the idyllic ...

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Magical Nights In The Bamboo House Take You Into Jungles Of

There are few occasions when you feel like packing your bags and taking the next flight to a destination as soon as you see the image of an amazing ge ...

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Double Vision

A? narrow peninsula in Queenstown, Maryland, is a magical spot for admiring the Eastern Shore?s estuary environment. Homes situated on this enviable s ...

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Rooms With a View

Architect Violeta Fiorino-Schwartz and her husband purchased a townhome in Baltimore?s Canton neighborhood, drawn by enviable views of sailboats strea ...

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Calm Oasis

From their first trip 25 years ago, Bill and Megan Goeller were smitten by the Chesapeake lifestyle. The Delaware-based couple made yearly visits for ...

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Best in Show

The Mid-Atlantic chapter of the Professional Remodeling Organization (PRO) announced its 2024 PRO Remodeler of the Year Awards during a gala on Februa ...

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State of Grace

Snowy white textiles, collectible art and carefully curated antiques don?t usually mix with the patter of little feet, but in this Bethesda home the e ...

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River Idyll

Meandering up to an agrarian property in Centreville, Maryland, a pea-gravel driveway intentionally sets an even slower pace. Visitors are meant to sa ...

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Reading Rainbow

The Michael E. Busch Annapolis Library was conceived with community in mind. Named for the former Maryland House Speaker (2003-2019), the new, 32,400- ...

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Paris Chic

It?s the eternal conundrum: What comes first?form or function" Both and neither, according to Christian Zapatka and Romain Baty, the architect and int ...

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Easy Living

Set back on a gentle rise from the street, a contemporary, stone-and-stucco residence expands the architectural legacy of a Bethesda neighborhood know ...

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2023 AIA Excellence in Design Awards: Northern Virginia

EXCELLENCE Casa Madera Cristal: David Jameson Architect, Inc. Pivoting: MODE4 Architecture. Oak Farm: StudioMB. MERIT 70?s Reno & Thought Bubble: D ...

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Watergate Aerie

Stylistically, Washington?s Watergate complex has always exhibited a split personality. The cutting-edge 1960s project by Italian architect Luigi More ...

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Cutting Edge

MIXED MEDIA Jeffrey Alexander by Hardware Resources recently debuted Spencer, a line that updates a classic cabinet pull with a clear acrylic bar and ...

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Show Time

The Maryland Building Industry Association?s Maryland Awards of Excellence recognize remodeling and custom-building projects in the greater DC area. T ...

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Fresh Attitude

While century-old Cape Cods and bungalows proliferate in the greater Washington area, well-preserved Bauhaus structures from the period are few and fa ...

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Far Afield

A well-designed outbuilding can be a place for recreation and respite at home, in any season. On the following pages, four chic retreats?each with its ...

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2023 AIA Design Excellence Awards: Maryland

HONOR R | refuge: Page. Farm to Table: McInturff Architects. MERIT 3 House in a Clearing: McInturff Architects. CITATION 4 Clerestory House: C ...

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Luxe Refuge

A couple looking for an Eastern Shore getaway settled on a bucolic slice of farmland overlooking Eastern Bay on Maryland?s Kent Island. They hired a t ...

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2023 AIA Design Excellence Awards: Potomac Valley

GOLD & HONOR Clerestory House: Colleen Healey Architecture. HONOR Pivoting: MODE4 Architecture. MERIT Brookeville Cottage ADU: Miche Booz Arch ...

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Mountain Magic

It?s often the natural order of events for empty nesters to jettison a larger family home for a smaller, more manageable roost when the kids go to col ...

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2023 AIA Excellence in Design Awards: Chesapeake Bay

RESIDENTIAL RENOVATION/ADDITION HONOR Wye River Renovation: Colleen Healey Architecture. HONOR & PRESERVATION Cloverfields: Kimmel Studio Archit ...

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One-of-a-Kind Homes

Sponsored by the Maryland Building Industry Association, the 2023 Montgomery County Custom Builder Awards recognize the work of custom-home builders a ...

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Outside the Box

Sometimes, working with a dream team means that what architect Gregory Ehrman calls the ?daydream phase? of a project actually comes true. That?s what ...

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Higher Learning

Amid much fanfare on October 19th, the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg Center debuted in the heart of DC. The 435,000-square-foot, multi-disciplina ...

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Sunset View

The prospect of waterfront sunsets lured a couple to purchase a 70-year-old cottage just 20 feet from Edge Creek in St. Michaels, Maryland. The dilapi ...

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2023 AIA Excellence in Design Awards: Baltimore

RESIDENTIAL DESIGN WINNER 504 S Dallas: EastWing Architects. HONORABLE MENTION Tilt House: Place Architecture: Design.   FULL AWARDS LISTING: ...

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Fresh Approach

About 15 minutes after seeing it, a couple house-hunting in Bethesda was ready to make an offer. The 1993 abode was uninspiring from the outside?but i ...

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Checklist: Remodel

The most important decision you?ll make when planning a remodeling project is who to hire. Keep in mind that you?re giving a third party free reign in ...

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Editors' Picks: Build

    INTO THE LIGHT British lighting manufacturer Original BTC handcrafts bone china pendants that can be raised and lowered via an adjustabl ...

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Before + After: Row House Redux

After buying an 1892 row house in Dupont Circle, the owners anticipated a simple facelift?but as often happens, the project snowballed. Architect Mich ...

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DC Revival

In 1999, Ken Crerar and his husband Peter Garrett lucked into finding their forever home in the Palisades. The renovated and expanded 1927 dwelling ?w ...

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Modern Flair

In renovating their 1948 rambler, Spring Valley homeowners Brian and Joanne Barlia realized that gaining more usable space doesn?t necessarily require ...

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City Glamour

Architect Carmel Greer, principal of the six-year-old firm District Design, doesn?t impose a particular style on her residential projects. Instead, s ...