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The Natural Gardener

For Silver Spring’s Edamarie Mattei, a landscaping career developed…well, organically
4 days ago

Designed to Work

Three homeowners enlist help in creating their home offices—and get spaces that are clearly up to any task
1 month ago

Reimagining The Rambler

An Italian architect and her military doctor-husband put a contemporary slant on a 1940s Bethesda ranch house
2 months ago

The Element of Surprise

A renovated Chevy Chase Village home looks like it fits right in with the traditional neighborhood—until you step inside
3 months ago

Stylish to a Tea

A kitchen-and-bath designer commissions a makeover for her Bethesda bungalow—and gets a Japanese teahouse for two
4 months ago

Making an Entrance

First impressions are important, which is why the entryway to a house needs to be more than just a pass-through on the way to the stairs.
5 months ago

Country Strong

A former antiques dealer and her husband restore a 110-year-old Bethesda farmhouse—and provide it with personalized touches from a well-traveled life
6 months ago

Pati's Mexican Kitchen

With Hispanic touches throughout her Chevy Chase place—and an edible garden right outside—the TV show host is both cooking and camera ready
7 months ago

Mediterranean Masterpiece

From a nightmare in Argentina to a dream home in Potomac: One couple’s adventures in renovating
8 months ago

A Meditation on the Past

Architect Douglas Soe Lin’s life and career have taken him on a remarkable journey—one that’s reflected in his Bethesda house
9 months ago


Forget the rickety little structures of our childhoods: Today’s tree houses are decidedly upscale
9 months ago

The World at Bay

A Bethesda couple enlists Urban Country to help renovate a historic property as their vacation home
9 months ago

On The Waterfront

A Bethesda retiree goes all out for guests at his weekend retreat on Assawoman Bay
9 months ago

Mountain High

High school sweethearts find each other again after 30 years—and then find the perfect spot for their dream house in West Virginia
10 months ago

Level Best

After demolishing a 1950s-era house, a Somerset couple builds a dream home that’s simple, spare—and spectacular
11 months ago

Growing Warmer

With temperature changes in the region come all sorts of plants that once thrived only in Southern climes
1 year ago

Restoration Drama

A crumbling roof. Collapsed ceilings. Raccoons, both living and dead. A local builder’s mammoth undertaking at historic Baltzley Castle becomes his own private obsession
1 year ago

Extreme Homes

Biggest, oldest, most expensive, oddest, most modern and more
1 year ago

What Do You Get For...

$500,000, $750,000, $1 Million-plus and $2 Million-plus
1 year ago

Cap Cod, Take Two

When two Bethesda neighbors undertake similar projects, they end up with two stunningly different homes—and one friendship to last a lifetime
1 year ago

Abraham Lincoln Slept Here?

Montanverde is a home rich in history with the ghost to prove it. But while its sister estate sits resplendent a short distance away, the house where our 16th president once laid his head lies in shambles.
1 year ago

Playing Favorites

Designers have a knack for making sure every room in a house looks great. But let’s admit it: When it comes to their own homes, there’s often one room they love more than the others
1 year ago

Commanding Presents

Great gifts for the host or hostess
1 year ago

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