10th-street-living-room.jpgThe designer opened the space up to celebrate the light and view. The warm colors and dark furniture complement the airy space.

Team: Kemco Construction; Architectural Consulting Services; Amy Mace; Boissonneault Electric & Cam’s Cleanup


A Dover Residence

Wed 11 2006

dover-residence.jpga-dover-residence.jpgThe plants were selected to help keep the bank from eroding, and to help keep invasive plants species at bay. Terraces, steps, and walking paths promote access to and circulation through the landscape.

Team: Thomas Wirth Associates; Harrison & Associates & Griffin Masonry & Waterproofing

Wellesley Landscape

Wed 11 2006

wellesley-landscape.jpgThe designers created a court with cantilevered post-tensioned concrete slab construction, an infinite edge swimming pool, and a clean, functional stepped terrace that united the living and family rooms.

Team: F.H. Perry Builder; Robert Hanss Landscaping; Reed Hilderbrand; Main Street Metal; James W. Flett Co.; Macura Construction; Custom Quality Pools & Ace Surfaces North America

Branch Morphology

Wed 11 2006

branch-morphology.jpgA modern house deserves a modern yard, and that’s exactly what the plans called for in this sloping landscape.

Team: Landworks Studio; Combined Energy Systems; Hartney GreymontCape Cod FabricationsMeridian AssociatesRipman Lighting Consultants

arlington-chefs-dream-kitchen.jpgFor this kitchen a “floating” ceiling was created to center and anchor the two islands. A wall of windows, dubbed “Skylight Lane,” lets in plenty of light.

Team: Feinmann, Inc.Arclinea Boston

Berkshire Kitchen

Tue 10 2006

berkshire-kitchen.jpgDesigned around a prominent stone hearth, this kitchen was designed to be the focal point of the entire residence and a special gathering place for the entire family.

Team: CBT/Childs Bertman Tseckares & Art Rawson Builder

Schiffer Kitchen

Tue 10 2006

schiffer-kitchen.jpgThis striking kitchen functions well both day-to-day and as an entertainer’s dream.

Team: FBN ConstructionLilla Rogers DesignBay State Kitchen DesignBoston Stone