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Trend watch: Two Tone Kitchen Cabinets

In our experience, the kitchen is probably the room in the house that is least susceptible to fluctuating trends. That's because, for one, it's not …

A Modern Kitchen Design in Lexington, Massachusetts

One of the most attractive things about modern design is the ability it has to make a space feel calm and serene. The combination of clean lines, …

What is a Design Build Firm?

If you're researching potential renovation, addition, or remodeling projects, you may have come across an unfamiliar option for getting the work …

How to Hide Your Refrigerator

So you're planning a kitchen design and everything is looking sleek, cohesive, and stylish. Except for the one behemoth of an appliance that takes up …

Beautiful Kitchen Island Lighting Ideas

If the kitchen is the heart of the home, the island is the heart of the kitchen. It's often at the center of the kitchen layout, making it not just a …

Kitchen Remodeling: Creating a Timeless Space

Kitchen remodeling is a major undertaking, something you'll probably do only every decade or two, so it's important that the design you choose for …

A Hopkinton, Massachusetts Commercial Office Space Design

While the majority of our projects are in residential design, we are also capable of designing and building commercial spaces. From company kitchens, …

Our Top White Kitchen Design Ideas on Houzz

White kitchens are timeless yet on-trend, sophisticated yet simple. White creates an airiness that feels cheerful, and it goes with just about any …

A Delightful Dover Bathroom Design

Our latest bathroom remodel took us to the beautiful MetroWest town of Dover, where a couple wanted to create a master bathroom suite that was worthy …

The Best Flooring Options for a Basement in New England

Choosing a flooring option for your basement is a matter of both style and practicality. While you may love the look of wide plank oak floors, for …

Vendor Spotlight: Ann Sacks Tile

One of the things that makes Divine Design & Build different is the unique, exemplary manufacturers and brands we work with. We take care to select …

A Contemporary Kitchen Design in Weston, Mass.

If you love contemporary, updated spaces that incorporate elements of the unexpected, you're going to fall head over heels for this next space. This …

Built-In Wine Storage Ideas for Your Kitchen

If you fancy yourself a wine aficionado, there are few bigger luxuries than having built-in wine storage in your kitchen. It offers instant access to …

Divine Picks: Stylish Tile For a Kitchen Backsplash

The backsplash may be a functional element of your kitchen design, but it's also a spot that allows for creative freedom and a chance to showcase …

Kitchen Design Trend: The Glass Kitchen Backsplash

After years of subway-tile reigning as the kitchen backsplash material of choice, we're excited to say that there's a officially a new trend taking …

7 Signs You're Renovating a Home in New England

There are certain colloquialisms that come with renovating a home in New England. Some are charming, others are downright annoying, but all are …

Articles about must see modern beach houses fire island tour on Dwell.com - Dwell

A sneak preview of the modern house tours coming to Fire Island this summer, including the work of architects Horace Gifford,...<p>DAS Studio Architects tackled the improvements to this 1964 home on Fire Island, just south of Long Island, New York.<p>Two of the worst hurricanes in New York history …

Where Does Boston Fit Among U.S. Architectural History?

It really got going with <b>Federal</b> and it hasn't stopped: the evolution of Boston architecture over the last two centuries or so. How many of its styles can you find in the above graphic, which comes courtesy of Pop Chart Lab and Mental Floss?<p>It includes 121 hand-drawn American homes divided into <b>seven</b> …

Where to Shop in Boston, Massachusetts

While Boston is known for plenty of things — Duck Tours, Fenway, and Revolutionary War history among them — its fashion and shopping scene doesn't usually top the list. But New England's largest city plays host to a number of great independent shops, local designers, vintage markets, and other …

From Landfill To ‘Work of Art’: Back Bay Architectural District

<i>This is the second in a nine-part series on Boston.com about historic districts in the city of Boston.</i><p>It’s easy to walk down Newbury Street today, …

The Crafter's Guide to Shopping in Boston

After eight wonderful years in Manhattan, many of which I spent working as a Crafts Editor at <i>Martha Stewart Living</i>, I moved to Boston towards the end of last summer. In New York, I'd become an expert at sourcing materials to schlep (gladly… because it was seriously the best. job. ever.) back to the …

Modern Dining Tables for a Stylish Space

Live in a small space that demands streamlined design? Love the look of sleek decor? Need something to offset your more traditional furniture pieces? …

Interior Design

43 Small Bedroom Decorating Ideas That Will Leave A Major Impression

When a space has good style, size doesn't matter.<p>Small bedrooms can have a big impact with the right design. Whether you opt for the illusion of more square footage or embrace what you have, there are endless ways to make a small space livable and chic.<p>Here are 43 inspiring small bedroom ideas to …

Faux Wood Beams, Marble, And Foliage Are Apparently An Interior Design Trend

That is, according to one newspaper.<p>In the fashion industry, imitation duds are nothing new. But imitation home decor? Believe it.<p>Apparently, faux decor isn't just a thing; it's a trend homeowners are embracing, according to a recent report by The Wall Street Journal. The paper interviewed builders …

Wall Street

Disappearing walls and trophy tubs: Nine notable innovations for a modern home

By Bonnie McCarthy<p>The future of contemporary design was on display at the annual show in downtown Los Angeles.<p>The future of contemporary design was on display at the annual show in downtown Los Angeles.<p>Contemporary design devotees circled their (sleek, WiFi-enabled) wagons at the annual Dwell on …

Los Angeles

The Difference Between Green Furniture and Sustainable Furniture

Many furniture companies claim their products are "green," a designation usually referring to material sourcing. Maybe their sofa frames are made out of dumpster-sourced scrap metal or their cushions are filled with used ticker tape. Responsible material sourcing is important, but it does not …

How to Find Inspiration for a New Home Construction

Building a home from the ground up is the ultimate dream. Every aspect of your home is under your control, from the exterior facade, to the number of …

How to Define Your Interior Design Style

[caption id="attachment_3679" align="alignnone" width="1024"] A contemporary, casual home design[/caption] riorWhen you're working with an interior …

How to Decorate a Large Room

There are hundreds upon hundreds of articles, blogs, and books out there about decorating small spaces. Tips for maximizing square footage, staying …