In This Issue: December 2009
Home Spa Products
Taking a Chance on Strangers
Home builders and architects without a green strategy will disappear and never come back. Green products cost less each day, and consumers will pay for them.
2009 RD+B Top 100 Products
Custom wood countertops and butcher blocks made from end-grain can enhance any custom home.
Kitchen and bathroom design experts believe the square footage of home spa space is tied to what type of therapy — massage, aromatherapy, etc. — will take place within it.
Flatfish Island Designs creates home plans for home buyers looking for good design. Architects from Herlong & Associates apply custom home experience to site-specific home plans.
Custom home builders need architects to design their homes, and if builders begin to elimiate architects they will become extinct.
Design/build process leads to success with this coastal-construction, wind-zone-rated custom home in Connecticut.
Custom residential architects can find a suitable home with the CRAN subgroup of the AIA. Those doing custom residential work are welcome in the housing market.