Clear Communication

We just recently completed a set of plans for a 6400 sq. ft. home with full (unfinished) basement, 3-car garage, elevator, 5 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths, and many extra amenities. I can’t wait to see the completed project! But to get to completion, the crews need clear direction on how they are to dig, frame, […]

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Unique glass location

This project has a unique glass location. The owners requested a glass roof. We are working with Sunspace Design, Inc. to provide a wonderful view of the hallway that is between the existing home and the great room addition.  

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Cozy Space for the Kids’ Bedrooms

This client needed some extra space for the kids and knew that there was available space in the attic but couldn’t quite see it. The rendering above is of the existing house, while the rendering below is the house as designed. They also wanted a master bath and guest bath upgrade. Here are some renderings […]

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Starting Over Never Looked So Good!

It really is a sad story. Someone carelessly threw out a cigarette and started a house fire. This client’s house was ruined, and so were their lives. After discussing their needs and goals with them, this 3d concept design is what we’ve presented to them for their new home.

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A Home Under Seige

As kids we were told not to fool with Mother Nature. As homeowners we now know what that really means. Our homeowners house has been taking in water, mold and moss for the past five years. Their fifteen year old home was not built to withstand Mother Nature’s harsh New England seasons. Our solution was […]

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A Second Chance

As designners and builders we are hire to fix a problem or add more living space but, sometimes our finish results impact our client’s life in a profound way. Our client’s home never really fit thier life style and their failing sunroom project was under attack by mold, mildew and moss! The goal was to […]

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Exterior spaces – living outdoors

A recent client had a kitchen project that they wanted us to design. However, while discovering their lifestyle and goals, an exterior kitchenette was added to the project. Our client was able to view our suggestion in the gallery of their online efolder at myDesignBuildProject.com and loves this style.

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Our Builder Who Became Our Client

The ultimate compliment for any design professional is to design an award-winning builder’s home. Gerry Dunleavy and his wife asked DSI to take on a monumental take of raising the entire first floor of their “L” Shape home and build a new first floor under the raised what was once the first floor. Crazy! However, […]

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Aging in Place With Our Family

Aging in place is gaining popularity among our discerning clients. They want the comfort of their home, but want to live on one level for ease of mobility. Our most recent project is schedule for construction in the spring of 2013 and our clients are looking forward to downsizing. This universal home is design for […]

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Two Professors Give Their Testimonial

Our clients found us on the Internet and invited our design and build team to come up with an idea that would help their grandson gain access to their home with his wheel chair. The solution was integrating the needs of reducing the maintenance cost of their outdoor deck and designing a safe wheel chair […]

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