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Modern lake house designed by Foley Fiore Architecture
Posted Aug 26 at 12:39 PM in Inspiring Projects by Sandy Giardi
While meteorologists would likely contend otherwise, here at BDG, we think of the “Lake Effect” as the phenomenon that occurs the moment we cast our eyes on the shimmering, blue-green waters of a lake, and spend time within an “of-the-landscape” home crafted to take full advantage of those picturesque water views.   There is something about those sun-dappled waters, disturbed only by the...
Residential Landscape Water Feature by FallingWater Scapes
Posted Aug 21 at 8:51 AM in Tips & Trends by Kendra Keelan
Blending peace and tranquility with picturesque aesthetics, FallingWater Scapes transforms your landscape into a sanctuary. As one of the few design and build companies in New England with expertise in this field, FallingWater Scapes implements streams, waterfalls, fountains and ponds as the heart of any landscape design. The firm’s water features are all-natural looking, sustainable, and self-...
Modern living room with home integration system by SDI
Posted Aug 20 at 4:34 PM in Lifestyle by Andrea Mingels
Smart technology has enhanced and simplified our everyday lives for years— first it began with the smart phone, followed by smart TVs, smart cars, and now smart homes. Systems Design & Integration has turned the once futuristic idea of smart homes into a modern-day reality, as they design and integrate smart systems into every room of the home.Contemporary media edge frame by Leon | Custom...
Ray Bachand of 60nobscot
Posted Aug 19 at 4:50 PM in Tips & Trends by Sandy Giardi
“One at a Time, One of a Kind” is how Ray Bachand approaches every piece of furniture he constructs at 60nobscot. Following a career in the music software industry and as a teacher at Berklee College of Music, Bachand is now enjoying a full-time gig in woodworking at his Cape Cod shop. There are more than a few parallels between music and woodworking, says Bachand. Being in a studio is akin to ...
JS Gallery in Wellfleet, Mass.
Posted Aug 16 at 1:15 PM in Shopping by Kendra Keelan
As we emerge from self-isolation, coaxed by beautiful summer weather, Jeff Soderbergh welcomes you with excitement and passion to his unique gallery and gardens in Wellfleet, on idyllic Cape Cod. Nestled below one of this charming town’s original homestead barns, JS Gallery showcases a fresh summer collection of sustainable and/or salvaged exquisitely crafted contemporary art, sculptures, and...
The making of a custom Modern Prairie home in Boston
Posted Aug 13 at 4:43 PM in News by Dan Kaplan
As we continue to follow the build of a Modern Prairie style home tucked away in the suburbs of Boston, we are amazed by the progress Concept Building, Slocum Hall Design Group, and Briar Design Group have been able to make given today’s challenges with Covid-19.   While Covid-19 has changed the way in which the team works, it certainly has not slowed down the pace in which they work. Through...
Murphy Wall Bed by California Closets
Posted Aug 10 at 4:48 PM in Inspiring Projects by Andrea Mingels
While everyone loves the idea of having a guest room for their friends and family to crash, these spare rooms are often impractical as they are rarely used and often come at the cost of giving up your dream home office, media room, playroom, etc. Instead of having to choose one over the other, choose both! Optimize your space and create a multifunctional room by installing a California Closets’...
Sustainable garden of daylilies
Posted Aug 3 at 4:46 PM in Inspiring Projects by Andrea Mingels
Kimberly Mercurio Landscape Architecture has mastered the art and science of creating gorgeous, sustainable gardens that are easy to maintain, work well with existing regional conditions, and, most importantly, have a positive impact on the environment. When a client requested to fill in an empty lot next to their Chatham home with a colorful garden that would bloom throughout the summer months...
Summer Outdoor Social Event at Vineyard Home
Posted Jul 28 at 11:00 AM in Events by Sandy Giardi
Join Cape & Islands Design Guide for a COVID-Safe Outdoor Summer Tent Social August 6 for Home Professionals celebrating the opening of Vineyard Home’s new showroom on Main Street in Falmouth. RSVP online at vineyardhome.com/rsvp today. Vineyard Home offers the “Elements for a Fine Home,” and specializes in selling and installing home design features that require particular expertise and...
Concrete countertop by Elements Concrete Co.
Posted Jul 24 at 2:33 PM in Tips & Trends by Kendra Keelan
Elements Concrete Co., a locally owned and operated artisan concrete company based in South Chatham, is changing the way we think about concrete. The studio specializes in concrete countertops, sinks, furniture, and decorative and architectural pieces for residential and commercial projects, harnessing the versatility of the material. Elements Concrete Co. can do it all—think vanities, soaking...

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