Bethesda HOME

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

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

Level Best

After demolishing a 1950s-era house, a Somerset couple builds a dream home that's simple, spare-and spectacular

Growing Warmer

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

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

Up on the Roof

There's something inherently charming about a roof deck. Those in the area who have roof decks-and ­there aren't many-agree that a private retreat, often high among the trees, elicits a sense of delight and tranquility.

Screen Test

Many local residents have found a way to beat the elements and enjoy outdoor living in almost every season, creating vacation-worthy spaces right at home.

All Fired Up

Whether entertaining clients or toasting marshmallows with the kids, area homeowners enjoy the warmth and beauty of their outdoor fireplaces almost year-round.