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Carving Out a Master Suite in a Post-WWII Brick Rambler

Carving Out a Master Suite in a Post-WWII Brick Rambler

A Reconfigured Former Hall Bath plus French Doors to a New Patio Create a light-Filled Master Suite.

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Attic Bedroom – An Attractive Space Makes A Sound Investment

Attic Bedroom – An Attractive Space Makes A Sound Investment

An attic bedroom returns a higher value than almost any other remodeling investment. Here are some ideas for planning your new attic get-away.

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Bedroom Storage with Style -- in a 1920’s Art Deco Building

Bedroom Storage with Style — in a 1920’s Art Deco Building

We created abundant master bedroom storage without appreciably making the room any smaller – in fact, the room actually feels larger!

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Three Approaches to Opening Up a 1950’s Ranch Home

Three Approaches to Opening Up a 1950’s Ranch Home

My client owns a typical 1950’s post-war construction brick 3-bedroom ranch house — it’s ubiquitous throughout the east. Here are 3 options presented during the conceptual design phase for remodeling the home for indoor/outdoor, modern living.

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Master Suite – From Ordinary to Extraordinary

Master Suite – From Ordinary to Extraordinary

My client’s wish list for a remodeled master suite in the upper Northwest Washington, DC neighborhood of the Palisades included an enlarged bath and dressing area and bumping up the ceiling to create a tray ceiling.

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Enlarging a Master Bath

Enlarging a Master Bath

Like many baths from the 1950′s and before, the original bath was quite small. This is the story of a restful yet energizing modern bath — a remodel of a classic pink and black 1950′s bath.

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A Master Suite Within the Existing Footprint

A Master Suite Within the Existing Footprint

Built in 1903, this vernacular farmhouse had small rooms, limited closets, and poor flow. The owners wanted a luxurious master suite without increasing the footprint of the house. We consolidated two small bedrooms into a spacious master bedroom.

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Carving Out a Master Suite

Carving Out a Master Suite

This article is about carving out a comfortable and luxurious master suite in a 1920′s home within the existing footprint. We converted 2 bedrooms and a closet-sized bath into a new Master Suite — see the before and after floor plans.

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