Embrace a Modern Backyard Design

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by
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The perfect backyard design can be difficult. While designers want to embrace nature, they don’t want the backyard to underwhelm or appear ignored. A modern backyard design offers a great way to bridge that gap. Here are some aspects of a modern backyard design that will work beautifully in any space:

Natural materials: Modern design uses materials that already belong outside — wooden floors, bodies of water and neatly groomed plants are all great additions to a modern backyard. Open spaces: Yes, the backyard is already in the most open of spaces. However, a modern …

Celebrate the Architectural Impact of Frank Lloyd Wright

Posted on July 15th, 2014 by
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June 8 marked what would have been the 147th birthday of one of the most successful architects in history, Frank Lloyd Wright. We at Design Build Team would like to take a moment to honor this great figure from American architecture history. Here are a handful of his best quotes about life, the world, and architecture, picked by Achitizer.com:

“The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes. If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished. But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the …

Creative Ways to Turn Your Bathroom into a Spa

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by

Nothing is more relaxing than a spa day, but between kids, work and cost, this is generally a treat reserved for special occasions. By adding a few creative touches to your master bath you’ll be able to have a great spa experience anytime you want, right in the privacy of your own home!

Thick rich towels paired with a soft fluffy white robe and spa slippers gives you that true spa feeling every time you shower. Install a heated towel rack for an even more decadent experience. Cozy up those cold tile floors by adding …