On the Drawing Board

  • It’s a Dog’s World

It’s a Dog’s World

I truly had forgotten how a puppy takes over your life, home, and property.  Also how much fun they are.  Oliver, our border collie, is now in the awkward gangly stage and is chewing […]

  • 5 Recently Designed Kitchens

5 Recently Designed Kitchens

A new kitchen impacts our homes and lives as much or more that any other renovation.  Since we all spend a lot of time in the kitchen, it makes sense that we invest in the room […]

  • 10 Guest Rooms (Updated)

10 Guest Rooms (Updated)

Having guests can be a wonderful experience, however providing a place for them to stay, can sometimes be a real challenge.   Of course it is easier to find a place for visitors when […]

  • 4 Greek Revival Buildings

4 Greek Revival Buildings

We love Greek Revival style buildings.  Sometimes we add on to Greek Revival homes, and we also design them from the ground up.  We often take liberties with details and proportions like carpenter architects […]

  • Simple Pool Pavilion (Featured Project)

Simple Pool Pavilion (Featured Project)

Sometimes all you need is a little shade while sitting around the pool.  That is especially true if the pool is close to the house or other buildings which contain bathroom and changing facilities. […]

  • Carpenter Architects (Expanded)

Carpenter Architects (Expanded)

Two hundred years ago there were few architects to direct carpenters in the way to build a proper home. That was just fine. Homes in general were simple and carpenter architects paid a lot of […]

  • 6 Ways to Love Your Basement

6 Ways to Love Your Basement

The key to loving your basement is creating a space you want to visit.  Everyone is different.  A basement gym might encourage a daily workout, or a home theater might bring the whole family […]

  • Small Addition, Big Excitement

Small Addition, Big Excitement

Few events rival the excitement leading up to the arrival of a new puppy.  We will soon be picking up our, (my daughter’s), Border Collie from a Pennsylvania farm family-the Freys, who own Frey’s Livestock […]