MLuxe Blog

119 articles found

Blending Contemporary and Traditional

Contemporary Exterior by Cambridge Architects & Designers LDa Architecture & Interiors We love this great New England home. What a masterful job the designers did at taking a traditional style and giving it a fresh, contemporary twist. Contemporary styles are hot right now, but if you’re living in a more traditionally styled existing home, you can still add contemporary flavor. M...
Read Article >
HOUZZ

Build a HOUZZ

If you’re in the planning stages of a remodel or thinking about building a new home chances are you’ve been gathering inspiration from anywhere you can find it. If you have piles of magazine clippings and a collection of Pintrest boards but need help making everything a reality then you should check out Houzz. Houzz is an online architecture, design, landscape, and home improvement community fi...
Read Article >
131011_Nahant_0677_final

2014 Architects Challenge Showdown Winner

Congratulations to Lian Eoyand, designer of the 2014 Architects Challenge Showdown winner: Summer Cottage. Lian Eoyang, owner of VIF Studio, designed the Summer Cottage to replace another cottage that had been razed from the location after falling into disrepair. The cottage is one of two on the estate that houses guests. Hand-cut fieldstone matches the historic facades of other buildings on th...
Read Article >
471_Pearlescent_Bright_Silver_Crnr_14_MW_c1_Highres

Two NEW Finishes

What’s bright, beautiful and brand new? Marvin’s new pearlescent finishes! The two new additions to the color portfolio — Bright Silver and Copper — satisfy a more modern aesthetic and can contribute to a stunning exterior look without compromising performance. These pearlescent colors incorporate mica and offer similar aesthetics to anodized aluminum — meaning that ...
Read Article >
10

2014 Architects Challenege Winners

The 2014 Architect Challenge has ended and the juried challenge winners have been announced.  Ten winners total were selected by the three esteemed judges and one of the ten was honored as Best in Show. The Shingle-Style Sanctuary by architect Patrick Ahearn was awarded Best in Show with unanimous agreement from the judges. The house was everything that architects love to see in a well planned de...
Read Article >
View More
FEED

In 1987, Marvin Windows and Doors was featured as one of the "99 Things American...

In 1987, Marvin Windows and Doors was featured as one of the "99 Things Americans Make Best" by Money Magazine. And, we're proud to still handcraft all Marvin windows and doors in America. ...