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Nothing is simple when it comes to rehabbing a historic home
Discard old-hat approaches to home and community design. Aging baby boomers are more active, independent, and youthful than the preceding Eisenhower generation.
High-density developments have grown in popularity in recent years. Professional Builder’s House Review design team presents five cutting-edge concepts.
A 1920s Portland home is brought up to modern kitchen standards
Builders share the key features behind their best-selling plans, including strong curb appeal, flexible living spaces, indoor/outdoor connections, and memorable details.
Landis Construction's award-winning façade facelift revitalizes home
Bigger isn’t necessarily better in today’s housing market. Professional Builder’s House Review design team presents five small homes that pack a punch when it comes to amenities and livability.
Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.
Benign neglect preserved a Dallas bungalow; inspired renovation brought back its charm
One of these homes was built for empty nesters who wished to downsize. The other is currently a vacation home, but will be a primary residence when the owners retire. The homes have more in common...
Designing a new elevation series is a lot of fun. It's an opportunity to define your brand and create homes that will speak to buyers emotionally, writes architect Todd Hallett. He identifies...
Professional Builder’s House Review design team presents five plans that trim the fat and focus on traffic flow, flexibility, and efficiency.
To answer the demand for universal design, manufacturers continue to develop products for the home that help make the user’s experience safer and more comfortable.
With this issue, we also are pleased to present photos of winning entries to our Professional Builder Design Awards. I encourage you to dig deep into this issue and see the great work submitted by...
A master plan and seven years of remodeling lead to landmark preservation
In honor of Professional Builder's 75th anniversary, we profile pioneering figures, breakthrough ideas, and transformative market trends that have shaped home building since 1936.
Contractor goes into high gear as remodeling plans swell
Professional Builder's House Review design team presents creative solutions for live/work housing.