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A Modern or Traditional Farmhouse?

Farmhouse, in and of itself is not exactly a style of home. Originally it was considered more of a functional aspect; upon which styles were applied (Rustic Farmhouse, Dutch Colonial Farmhouse, Greek Revival Farmhouse, etc.) As it’s been surging in popularity in recent years, the concept of a Farmhouse home has evolved. Over the years, […]

The Modern Farmhouse:  Shiplap & Other Trim Ideas

Woods Architecture LLC & Seven Development collaborated on this modern farmhouse residence in Arizona with spectacular results. They incorporated the crisp clean lines of shiplap & a modern aesthetic; Then blended it seamlessly with the nostalgia of a classic American farmhouse. These guys live by the creedo ‘Make Craftsmanship Great Again,’ (see a walk through […]

A Historic Mantel

Back when it was still the province of East Jersey, the Garretson Forge and Farm was founded in Bergen County; almost 3 centuries ago. The original Dutch Colonial style homestead has gone through several major renovations over the years, notably in 1760 & 1902. The craftsmanship of these previous generations has been impeccably preserved, including […]

"There's No Place like Home.."

Just like Dorothy from the Wizard Oz, the crew at NSPJ Architects believe there’s no place like home! Thanks to NSPJ Architects in Prairie Village, Kansas for hosting an AIA lunch & learn today.  Be sure to check out NSPJ Architects if you are in the Kansas City area! Welcome to the Website for NSPJ […]

Craftsman Exterior & Interior

This home by RW Anderson Homes in collaboration with First Lamp Architecture Construction is a perfect example of the Craftsman style. They used WindsorONE for the exterior trim boards to create architectural elements of a true 1920’s – 30’s era Craftsman home. The attention to detail and character continues into the interior as well. Read […]