The Birdhouse, nicknamed for its diminutive, iconic form, is located steps away from the beach on Prout’s Neck, an historic summer retreat near Saco Bay in Scarborough, Maine. The house was rebuilt on the existing foundation and expanded vertically because of strict zoning regulations that limit building coverage on the […]

Our Home of the Week, Waterleaf of Grand Rapids, Mich., received judges comments like “wood done well” when it won a Best in American Living Silver Award for One-of-a-Kind Custom Home (4,501-6000 square feet). Every exterior element of Waterleaf is purposefully natural—from the wood doors, to the cedar shake siding, […]

Located in Irvine, Calif., our Home of the Week is the largest plan of the Julep series at Parasol Park. The home elevates outdoor living at every level. The eye is immediately drawn from the arches of the entry porch, upward to the second-floor siding details and trellis-covered deck. The lofty design […]

Greenville, Mich.’s The Ridgecrest was designed to suit steep lakefront lots as well as walk-out neighborhood lots. The columned front porch and shake siding create a cohesive neighborhood design and set the tone for the interior of the home. The living room features tall windows and a pair of custom […]

The design concept was to make our Pinckney, Mich. Home of the Week feel like a real-life dollhouse, which was done by up-scaling the elements and creating whimsical curves and forms. This home is sited in an existing lake community on a very tight infill lot, where the waterfront is […]