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November 24, 2016
Dramatic interventions include continuous radial ceiling coves, galvanized steel dormers, and a central bookshelf-stair.
October 21, 2016
As cold weather approaches, these summer houses in Massachusetts ready for another winter.
March 6, 2016
Older Cape Cod–style homes may be charming, but they are often poorly insulated. Most have second-floor bedrooms with 4-ft. kneewalls against the sloped ceilings. This creates triangular attic spaces behind…
November 11, 2015
Q: I’m going to add a dormer to my Cape-style home in plane with the exterior wall and would like to continue the original eave line across the bottom of the…
July 11, 2015
An architect applies a modern mountain vibe to a New England icon
July 11, 2013
A historic Cape gets a dry basement and an insulation upgrade without losing its traditional character
October 14, 2010
This antique Cape boasted charm and an in-town location. Now its kitchen is a keeper.
January 2, 2007
It takes an artist's eye to assimilate antique materials and finishes into a new house
March 7, 2006
A little cottage is transformed into a vacation home with room for a family's four generations
May 1, 2004
Fixing the hard parts first gets a couple into their remodeled house before winter
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