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These custom-built homes make a strong design statement while delivering a high level of energy and resource efficiency.

Architect Todd Hallett identifies the three most important things to consider wh

Architect Todd Hallett identifies the three most important things to consider when developing the look of your homes.

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Architect Todd Hallett identifies the three most important things to consider when developing the look of your homes.

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With the first half of 2012 in the books, Michael Lenahen — president of Aurora Custom Homes and Remodeling in Ponta Vedra Beach, Fla. — has identified four design trends becoming popular in his area.

These custom homes were designed for retirement, but their owners are at very di

These custom homes were designed for retirement, but their owners are at very different stages. Here’s how they were planned for

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These custom homes were designed for retirement, but their owners are at very different stages. Here’s how they were planned for aging in place.

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These vacation homes are anything but the stereotypical beach shack or cabin in the woods.

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Marvin Windows and Doors kicks off fourth annual myMarvin Architect’s Challenge

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Marvin Windows and Doors announces it is now accepting entries for its fourth annual myMarvin Architect’s Challenge.

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Canadian study says wood could be good building material for tall structures

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A new study examines the potential of wood — typically used only in low-rise building — as an option in taller structures.

Taylor Morrison, California, Vista Del Verde, planned community

Taylor Morrison buys last parcels of Calif. planned community

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In one of the largest land sales in California in recent years, Taylor Morrison bought almost 16 acres in the Vista Del Verde master-planned project in Yorba Linda, Calif.

Valle Group builds Passive House-certified home in New England

Valle Group builds Passive House-certified home in New England

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Earlier this month, the Valle Group completed construction on the nation’s 24th certified Passive House, located in East Falmouth, Mass. The house was built virtually airtight and is heated through passive solar gain, according to standards set by the Passive House Institute in Urbana, Ill.

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One of these homes was built for empty nesters who wished to downsize. The other is currently a vacation home, but will be a primary residence when the owners retire. The homes have more in common than you’d think.

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WINTER 2019

This Month in Custom Builder

Products

Dura Supreme Cabinetry has launched a new selection of stains.

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A hidden library door gives this new custom-built house the quirkiness of an old home.

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