A Beloved House, A Secret Garden

There is nothing better than discovering that your property has a pleasant secret. Hidden gardens, unique rooms, buried treasure—they add a sense of intrigue to a residence. When Martha Anne and Statham Gilliam purchased their home in 1999, they had no…

Lakeside Living at its Finest

When Polly and Doug Fikse faced an empty nest, they did not downsize; they expanded. “When we built this house, we built it for the kids and grandkids,” explains Doug. Polly is quick to clarify: “But we don’t have grandkids…

What do you do when you have the right house in the right neighborhood, but not enough space for your family’s active lifestyle? You simply build onto perfection! This is exactly what Tripp and Linda Duerson did when they realized…