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  • Using Hand Drawing to Market Your Architecture Firm

    Guest blogger Mark R. LePage in praise of drawing by hand.

    CUSTOM HOME September 11, 2014

     
  • Darkness and Hope

    Between global warming and war, children at the border and terrorism, we seemed to be on the edge of oblivion. But then I read this...

    CUSTOM HOME September 10, 2014

     
  • Chihuly Studio Tour

    Dale Chihuly is the grand-daddy of blown glass. Build LLC takes us on a recent studio tour.

    CUSTOM HOME September 05, 2014

     
  • Rooms-Within-Rooms and Window Walls

    Some ideas really do expand.

    CUSTOM HOME August 28, 2014

     
  • Beauty and Quarrels in Provence

    Quarreling and beauty are among the French village of Lacoste’s principal attributes. In some ways it is a prison–beautiful, yes, but...

    CUSTOM HOME July 31, 2014

     
 

Business Profiles

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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...

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The Eddinger clan puts work and family first

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

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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.