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An Elegant Equation: These Wood Sheds Combine Design and Mathematical Precision

New Paltz-based Glenn’s Sheds will you keep your home cozy for years to come
With spring temps gloriously warming up, it’s easy to banish anything related to cold weather to the back of your mind.


The Elements of (Modernist) Style: The Flat Roof’s Lasting Impact on Contemporary Design

A flat roof is one of the most economical choices you can make when building your home—and you have the greats of modernist architecture, like Mies Van Der Rohe and Frank Lloyd Wright, to thank.


5 Questions to Ask Before Building Your Own Home

Jennifer and Pascal Smith Couti from Atlantic Custom Homes, the Hudson Valley and Connecticut's independent dealer of Lindal Cedar Homes, answer 5 questions they use to help their clients determine what they need when starting on a home-building process.


Let There Be (Really Cool) Light: Workstead's New Architectural Lighting Collection

The team behind Workstead design studio consists of three RISD-trained architects. So it's no wonder that their new lighting collection, Archetype, which debuted November 1, have a structure-ly feel, with architectural references and proportions that are refined and functional.


The Hudson Company Provides A Hands-On Approach to Creating Your Dream Space

Closing the gap between your dream space and reality is just one of the obvious benefits of working with a locally-owned business like The Hudson Company— knowing that someone as committed to your project as you are will be with you every step of the way.


Your Windows & Doors Just Got a Little Smarter

Marvin's Lock Status Sensor Technology Offers Peace of Mind
Marvin Windows and Doors’ long-anticipated Lock Status Sensor technology is now a reality, making them the only manufacturer who offers fully integrated, factory-prepped hardware that has no visible components to detract from beautiful windows and doors.


Claim the Light You Deserve

An Intentional Selection of Windows Will Help You Live Inside Out
In the Northeast, homeowners have begun to embrace a new trend: living inside out. By inviting sunshine and warmth into your space and blurring the lines between the coziness of the interior and the nature beyond, you can reclaim the light you deserve. Intentional selection of personalized windows and doors is the key bringing the outdoors in and transforming your quality of life.



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