January 19, 2012
When asked to combine two historic log structures into a weekend retreat, David Haresign of Bonstra Haresign Architects wasn’t sure how to put together the puzzle. Still, he welcomed the…
September 8, 2011
Challenged with a tiny lot and a tight budget, a small house rises to the occasion
March 10, 2011
With the right support, foundation-free additions can make a big impact
October 14, 2010
Every kitchen or bath remodeling project starts out with a bunch of "What if?" questions. Sooner or later, the "What if we enlarged it?" question lands on the table.
June 25, 2009
The phrase "flipping a house" means something entirely different to one Minnesota architect and his family
April 30, 2009
Even a small addition can make your house live and look its best
Moving the main living spaces into a second-story addition reenergized a house for a family of four
A new family room and master suite, improved entries, and an updated building envelope saved this home from the wrecking ball, again
In one of the D.C. area’s most desirable neighborhoods, a potential teardown gets reworked for modern living
November 12, 2008
Start with a top-down approach, then choose a shape that lands in a good spot
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