A Cape Cod is a style of house originating in New England in the 17th century. It is a low, broad, frame building, generally a story and a half high, with a moderately steep, pitched roof with end gables, a large central chimney and very little ornamentation. Traditional Cape Cod houses were very simple: symmetrically […]
A neat design for pet lovers…complete with bone-shaped knobs.
If you want a fire that burns for 3-4 hours with no fussing, no additional wood…just pure enjoyment…then read on. The method is simple: reverse the building process. Place the largest logs at the bottom, ensuring there is no space between them. Add a second layer of smaller logs, again ensuring no open space. Repeat […]
One of our favorite photos from a recent project…Bald Cypress timber frame post and beam, Ipe hardwood flooring, stained pine tongue and groove ceiling, custom handrail, and ceiling fan…in a tranquil setting!
We recently installed a very interesting stone product for the hearth of a custom home. The colors on the original fireplace wall balance the almost grain-like pattern of the new hearth. Fortunately the patterns are so similar that blending naturally occurs.