Architecture & Design

Parris Terraces affordable housing in Portland

Photograph by Portside Real Estate Group.

Breaking New Ground

Home Design

Workforce condos in Portland are attracting interest from afar.

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Sarah Madeira Day and Wes Day Freeport Maine cottage renovation

Clean Slate

Before & After

Intrepid DIYers put their stamp on a neglected Freeport cottage.

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patterned tile

Graphic Details

Architecture & Design

Maine designers share their top patterned-tile picks.

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after bedroom renovation

A New Chapter

Before & After

A dated, dysfunctional master suite becomes a contemporary oasis in a historic home designed by architectural greats.

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green roofs

Winkelman Architecture, one of a handful of Maine architects with experience designing “green roofs,” worked on this foliage-topped Brunswick home.

It’s Alive!

Green Living

The living roof takes root in Maine.

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2019 wallpaper trends

Paper Mates

Architecture & Design

Ready to wake up your walls? Start with these picks from local pros.

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Bar Harbor Historical Society

Photographed by Benjamin Williamson.

Bar Harbor Designer Showhouse at LaRochelle

Bar Harbor Designer Showhouse at La Rochelle Photographed by Benjamin Williamson. We are delighted to announce Maine Homes by Down East has joined Swan Hospitality Group in sponsoring the 2019 Bar Harbor Designer Showhouse at La Rochelle! Sixteen designers have transformed nine rooms in the 1902 La Rochelle mansion — recently purchased by the Bar [...] Read More
Maine's Restaurant scene, Dunstan Tap & Table

Dunstan Tap & Table. Photograph by Erin Little.

Feast Your Eyes

Architecture & Design

Three stylish new places to sip or sup.

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