News

The Guest Room

  • Gardening and Living

    Christopher Lloyd (1922-2006) was born and raised at Great Dixter, a rambling, 15th century manor house in Northiam, East Sussex.

    CUSTOM HOME February 20, 2015

     
  • A Shore Thing

    Shoring isn't particularly glamorous, but the folks over at Build LLC offer tips on why shoring is so important and how to use it...

    CUSTOM HOME February 11, 2015

     
  • How Architects Can Find More Time and Make More Money

    On the second anniversary of his relaunch, an architect shares insights on doing business.

    CUSTOM HOME January 09, 2015

     
  • Anywhere But Here

    The Freedom Tower, the replacement for the World Trade Center, opened last month and not everyone was happy about it. On November 29, 2014...

    CUSTOM HOME December 19, 2014

     
  • The Passing of An Era: Sunset Magazine's Campus Sold

    Blogger Dan Gregory had the scoop weeks before Sunset magazine's Menlo Park property sold to Embarcadero Capital Partners. Here's the...

    CUSTOM HOME December 15, 2014

     
 

Business Profiles

image

Rainwater harvesting helps Rex Bost and his custom home building business weather the economic downturn

A sideline in rainwater harvesting systems helps stabilize Rex Bost's custom home...

image

The Eddinger clan puts work and family first

Eddinger Enterprises is a family-run custom home business that really works.

russell d. busa

Boston-area Builder Bets on Custom Modular Homes

Russell D. Busa has found a niche building modular custom homes.

 
 
 

The Guest Room

The Guest Room is a "group blog," featuring opinions and commentary from guest bloggers who are custom builders, residential architects and designers, and other industry pros.