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I have noticed (and have enjoyed) several articles that feature examples of significant design inspirations from the European continent.

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How to find an architect?

I live in Alexandria, VA - right outside of Washington DC, in a house that is about 950 sq. ft. I would like to open it up (renovate?) to something...

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Timber Slat Facade

Looking for a good facade system/company on the west coast or reasonably close to Southern California to make vertical slat timber exterior cladding.

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