The client’s original vision for this new Holland, Mich., residence was for a vacation home large enough to accommodate the extended family, but with all the intimacy of a lakeside cottage. The final result is Best in American Living Platinum winner and our Home of the Week, Michigan Lake House, […]

Whether in nature, art , or building design, there are certain rules and ratios that can account for an aesthetically pleasing composition. Mathematicians have studied the “golden ratio” for thousands of years. This golden ratio appears everywhere and can be calculated with formulas, number sequences, and even displayed graphically. The formula […]

Project Team Architect/Designer | DTJ DESIGN Builder | Golden Triangle Construction Interior Designer | Trio Environments Developer | C R Development, Inc. The ideal line between city and sanctuary is a window. Emerging from the prairie overlooking crystal clear lakes is the Lake Club. The Lake Club is the social […]

Project Team Architect/Designer | Arlene Edjourian Interior Designer | amk STUDIO Developer | RJ Tanner Construction Land Planner | Perennial Design Interior Merchandiser | Tara Bussema Inspired by Eichler homes of yesteryear, the owner bought this 1960’s ranch home on a golf course with the intention of turning it into […]

The future of homeownership is bright — and much more organized! This year, the Best in American Living Awards® added a new Game Changer category to celebrate ideas that showcase innovation. Entry requirements were left broad, hoping to cast a wide net that would draw in a variety of applicants […]