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Rising Star: Tonic Design | Tonic Construction Rising Star: Tonic Design | Tonic Construction

This Raleigh, N.C.-based firm, made up of the husband-and-wife team of Vincent Petrarca and Katherine Hogan doesn't have a singular style, but does have a distinctive vision. Read more

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Front Royal, Virginia Front Royal, Virginia

At this house the owners planted a plum tree and a Japanese maple in the front garden to match the color of their porch. Their house is made of Shenandoah stone, honey colored stucco, and a type of metal roof made in Virginia since 1800. Read more

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The Wisdom of the Tobacco Barn The Wisdom of the Tobacco Barn

Tobacco barns are an example of the universal made particular, and are a monument to the native wisdom of farmers who knew their place in the land Read more

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Building in the Face of Danger Building in the Face of Danger

Fisherman's houses in Salterpath. N.C. that have survived hurricanes for more than 100 years. Read more

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Native Places Ash Lawn Native Places Ash Lawn

James Monroe's modest home at Ash Lawn benefits form cooling breezes and shade, demonstrating that the best sustainable features are free. Read more

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