Design



Features
August 26, 2013

Smaller-scale infill designs are not just for well-established urban areas anymore.

Features
September 20, 2013

Professional Builder's House Review design team shows how small details added to a stairway landing, hallway, foyer, or porch can be the special touch that transforms a house into a home.

News
April 10, 2014

Ten winners were selected in four categories recognizing outstanding design

News
January 29, 2014

Raucous Orange, Quixotic Plum, and Relic Bronze are some of the bold colors that will be most popular on residential door exteriors in 2014.

Features
February 27, 2014

These four classic architectural styles consistently hit the sweet spot of new-home buyers.

Features
March 25, 2014

A certain segment of the home-buying population is drawn to new homes that evoke traditional architectural styles while offering the open floor plans and amenities that cater to a modern lifestyle.

Features
January 29, 2014

Julie Chapa, director of sales and marketing for Woodside Homes, explains the concept behind the community.

Features
January 29, 2014

High-end prefab home manufacturer Blu Homes is now offering the Balance Metro, a new model designed for narrow urban and suburban lots. 

Features
January 29, 2014

Diane Cox Basheer, principal of Basheer & Edgemoore, and architect Mike Kingsley, principal of KTGY Group, discuss their reconfigured product at Potomac Crest.

Features
January 27, 2014

Kim Ambrose, VP-marketing, Miller & Smith, discusses the importance of design to the builder's success.

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March 2014

This Month in Professional Builder

Products

For all of its fiberglass doors, Jeld-Wen now incorporates Neopor, an exclusive technology from BASF that has advantages over the industry-standard urethane core.

Features

Trade-specific occupations represent 64 percent of all jobs in the residential construction industry, and carpenters represent almost half of those construction jobs.