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Revitalization of a Greek Revival Kitchen

Revitalization of a Greek Revival Kitchen

A mid-19th century Greek Revival Vermont home had a sad, disjointed 1970's kitchen that just needed to go. Not only did we restore the kitchen honoring the architectural style of the period, but we...

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The House of One Thousand I Love Yous

The House of One Thousand I Love You's

This 1961 ranch house had small den, living, dining, kitchen, breakfast rooms which did not meet our needs for a modern open living dining and entertaining space. It was necessary to remove six walls...

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Finbury/Lindauer Residence

Finbury/Lindauer Residence

A burn-down required to exact height, footprint and square footage of what was burned down to be followed.

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Worshipping a View, Accommodating an Extended Family

Worshipping a View, Accommodating an Extended Family

When families blend, houses must change. When a couple met and married after having separate families, they realized that their second home in the Berkshires had to be a year-round gathering place...

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Gray Residence

Gray Residence

This is a 3,800 square-foot empty nester that required no variance and fits onto a tight coastal site on a limited budget. Planned for elevator, was framed in. Watertight decks shelter what's below.

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Lake House

Lake House

On Lake Zoar a long held family house had its 3rd generation settle in for the long haul. With a tiny footprint due to watershed considerations a 3 1/2 story, 4,300 sq ft 3BR, 3 bath house allowed...

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Vagt House

Vagt House

Having written "The Small House" for McGraw-Hill in the mid-80's at the tail end of the early 1980's recession and "Small Houses for the Next Century" at the tail end of the early 1990's recession, I...

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Star Route Residence

Star Route Residence

The house was designed for a couple who returned to northern Wisconsin home after living for many years in California.  They desired to create a comfortable, smart home that would enable them to...

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Stone Harbor, NJ Meets the Eastern Shore of Maryland

Stone Harbor, NJ Meets the Eastern Shore of Maryland

Stone Harbor, NJ   When the client couple and I first met it became quickly clear that we had a mutual interest in historic details. We discovered that all of us had not only enjoyed the quiet off...

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East Hampton Net-Zero

East Hampton Net-Zero

Having attended the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association Convention  in Boston for a few years, I was inspired to see what I could do in 2009, for myself and my family.  We moved in Dec. of...

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NeoJacobean Restored For the Next 100 Years

NeoJacobean Restored For the Next 100 Years

After 100 years, a landmark residence needed a major facelift. This included exterior and drainage repairs, new shingles, and a legal back porch. It also needed a completely new kitchen and bathroom...

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A Sears Catalog Home Reborn

A Sears Catalog Home Reborn

Updated classic details, quality finishes, and vintage appliances created family-friendly comfort and chef-quality function for this Arts & Crafts residence. The home, a 1910 catalog house, was long...

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DEXTER RESIDENCE

DEXTER RESIDENCE

The Dexter Residence bridges past and present with simple volumes and a restrained palette of concrete, glass, and stucco. At the street the house, with its flat roof, clerestory windows, and...

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Paradox Lake House

Paradox Lake House

A year round home carved into the forest, at the edge of Paradox Lake, in upstate New York. Careful site planning and a rustic casual design help this well crafted home take its place among the 'great camps' of the Adirondack Park.

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Traditional Twist - LEED Gold

Traditional Twist - LEED Gold

This unassuming Arts and Crafts home demonstrates that sustainable and traditional building styles are not mutually exclusive. The traditional gable roof and clapboard siding seamlessly combine with...

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North Beach House, Orcas Island

North Beach House, Orcas Island

The design of this house was a homecoming for the Owners, one of who grew up on the property. (They even got married here on the beach in the 70s.) In recent years the original house, which had never...

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A House to Retire In

A House to Retire In

A House to Retire In A lifelong dream has come to fruition with the design and construction of this unique, proof-of-concept home situated next to nine-acres of open space in the very popular and...

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Daugherty Residence

Daugherty Residence

The Daugherty Residence achieved a 5-star rating from Austin's prestigious Green Builder Program. One of our design challenges was to maximize natural daylighting and minimize direct sunlight. First...

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Orchard House

Orchard House

The Kinmont-Hupert Orchard House is a highly site-specific, cast concrete construction, rationally pre-fabricated through the use of a limited set of repeated, modular formwork, and standardized SIPS...

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Amazing Historic House Gets Deep Green Remodel

Amazing Historic House Gets Deep Green Remodel

"I learned to let workers walk around to gape at the ornate details during their first visit before trying to engage them with any business." This 1904 home was built by partners of the Pantages...

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