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Inspiration |The Build Site | Modern Rustic Homes

in·spi·ra·tion inspəˈrāSH(ə)n/ 1.The process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative. Wow, what a great Segway to discuss another layer of inspiration The Build Site I recently blogged about how inspiration comes from...

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Floor Plan Design Inspirations For Your Home

Floor Plan Design Inspiration, where does it begin… At any time, I have 16 to 20 floor plan design clients that are in one phase of development or another. Within each client’s scope of work are many smaller more specific design details to be...

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An Hour Away A World Apart – Falling Waters

Outside, this home is the picture of mountain cabin charm, with its steeply pitched roofline, square dovetailed logs, cedar-shake accents and deep porte cochere. But inside it’s the epitome of modern rustic elegance. Nearly every weekend, this family of young...

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A Stroke of Luck – Dragon Fly

A Georgia couple builds their dream home a few years earlier than expected. STORY BY STACY DURR ALBERT |  PHOTOS COURTESY OF MODERN RUSTIC HOME A rustic Craftsman look that incorporates a mix of materials defines the exterior of the Smiths’ home, helping to create the...

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Why Build In Big Canoe?

I have seen many North Georgia developments over the years and had the privilege of designing and building custom homes in a good number of them….I will tell you I have seen too much. During the roaring 90’s and into the new millennium dozens, maybe hundreds of...

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Into The Woods

Trading concrete and steel for natural and real, an outdoorsy couple creates their ideal retreat from the Atlanta heat in the forests of north Georgia. story by Donna Peak | photography by Tom Harper courtesy of Modern Rustic Homes MOUNTAIN MAJESTY To take full...

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