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One of the most fulfilling aspects of designing homes is seeing the completed project. The small niches, vaulted ceilings and windows that were specifically thought out on paper, finally seen as we have imagined them in our heads. Simply due to the logistics...

If you are a home designer/builder/architect/interior deisgner etc. or a homeowner planning your future dream home, and have not heard of Houzz, you need to check it out! I can already tell this is going to come off like Houzz put me us to...

Everyone loves a good before and after. Luckily there will be a future post covering that. We happened to be in the area of this renovation we designed in April, which is a good ways away from our office, so today you get a...

You can turn the television on and flip to any home design show, and you will most likely hear the words "open floor plan". But, what does it really mean to say a design has an "open floor plan"? Open floor plans generally refer to the...

It is tough for me to post pictures of a home that is still under construction (the wow factor of a staged, completed space is much more fun). That being said, even mid-construction pictures don't do this renovation justice! Also, how else...

A few weeks ago, I did a post on the renovation design of a Homewood, AL house that caught fire. We were able to go yesterday and take updated detail photos. There is still a little bit of work to be completed, so we...

Built by Bob Harris of RLH Construction , this 3,200 home was designed as a haven to enjoy beautiful Lake Martin. I mean, seriously, look at that view! The street view elevation, with stained wood siding, cedar beams and natural stone blends in perfectly...

We were contacted in September of 2009 to design a renovation on a Homewood, AL home that caught on fire. The entire interior and roof had to be replaced. The original house was very closed off and had no view to the rear...

Our firm was contacted in the spring of 2013 to design a custom lake home on Lake Martin. The client wanted an open floor plan with the main living area flanked by a Master Suite on one side and a Guest Suite on the other....

For over 25 years, our firm has specialized in designing custom homes and renovations, but each new project presents new and exciting opportunities for creativity along with obstacles to overcome. Each client has their own unique personality, as well as the vision they have...