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Ask most homeowners to define “Contemporary architecture” and they’re likely to say something recently designed with lots of space and glass. They won’t be wrong--it’s just that contemporary homes are both more expansive and more nuanced than that. While probably first applied in the post-modern period...

Many people associate cottage style homes with small beach houses. While many beach homes offer a cottage house look and feel, this design style has benefits for inland dwellings as well. The cottage design style features casual and authentic furnishings mixed with graceful lines. Typically,...

The shingle house is one of the trademarks of New England architecture. This classic architectural design rose to popularity in the 19th century and remains particularly popular among the coastal communities. Why? Shingle style homes eloquently blend facets of many design styles that result in...

The Cape Cod-style house dates back to 1675 and is very popular throughout New England. Although the first Cape Cod homes were developed in the 1600s, they did not become popular until the 1930s. In fact, many of the Cape Cod homes around today were...

Colonial style homes are found in neighborhoods throughout New England and the country. This unique home design style offers homeowners with a sound structure that provides outlets to express individuality. Although the basic foundation of a Colonial style home remains consistent, there are plenty of opportunities...

Style is personal, provides insight and opens your world and vision to others. During any home renovation project, your individual style should be incorporated into your home design plans. At Cardello Architects, we enjoy working with homeowners to infuse their sense of style into their renovations...

A Guide To Modern Interior Design Ideas and Examples For Any Home Decor Everyone wants to take pride in their home. Yet, everyone has a different sense of style. Are you looking for modern interior design ideas that fit your individual home decor? If so, then,...

Are you thinking about a custom home design or renovation? If so, there are plenty of things to ensure that you select the right architect that fits your needs. And one of those is understanding architectural plans. It may seem common sense, but there are some...

What is architectural design and does it matter to me? Design is a huge part of our lives. From our smartphones and cars to the toasters and coffee makers that fill our homes, proper design impacts the way we see the world and the way people...