New England Man Cave

If you are a fan of the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins and Tuskegee University, this is the room for you. An existing bonus room over the garage gets a makeover that includes a corner bar, 2 wall mounted TV’s, a 60-inch rear projection TV and pool table over pre-finished sculpted floating…

Repurposed Wine Cellar

This subterranean mechanical room was home to the son’s make-shift rock band rehearsal studio, complete with sound mixing equipment and a drum set. A mahogany racking system had been designed and built to fit a previous project that was cancelled due to lack of funds in the declining market. Having been stored for a couple…

Log Home Covered Entry

This secluded 1980’s wooded lodge lacked the grand lodge experience that these new owners desired. The resulting structure is a double-gable roof design neatly nestled within the confines of existing roof lines, windows and contoured driveway. At night each of the four the columns are dramatically accentuated by commercial grade in-ground up-lights and stair lighting…

Safari Man Cave

For the outdoorsman: a special room for your trophies. For the billiards player: a ceiling with no chalk dots. This room has it all, including heated floor and directional lighting. Scamper up 3 steps to the kitchen or slip out the back to the hot tub. A jaguar goes on the floating shelf over the…

Staying Put

Baby-Boomers have made it plainly obvious they do not want to spend their waning days in a retirement facility. The residential construction community recognizes this and has geared up for the Aging-In-Place phenomenon. For nearly a decade, renovation experts with the CAPS designation have been accommodating special needs while maintaining a residential sense about the…

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Bellagio Master

The design criteria involved completely updating materials and improving natural lighting without changing the layout. The owner’s physical limitations and inability to stand comfortably required the need to provide seating at her vanity and in the shower. The homeowner’s vision of a Bellagio-style bathroom includes polished marble and travertine tiles, satin nickel plumbing fixtures and…