Master Deck From Blog Cabin 2012

Sliding-glass doors lead from the master bedroom to a private deck, where all-weather chaises and built-in benches offer seating.

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2012 Back Outdoor Area Tour

Chris Grundy tours the back outdoor spaces of the 2012 Blog Cabin.
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Deck From Blog Cabin 2012

The removal of the home's brick chimney made way for a curved and illuminated back deck, accessible from both the living room and the master suite.

Master Bathroom From Blog Cabin 2012

Rustic-chic furnishings pair with vintage-style fixtures and a soothing blue glass tile in the spa-style bathroom.

Master Bedroom From Blog Cabin 2012

The Blog Cabin's original interior doors form a compelling wainscot in the home's bright and airy bedroom.

Game Area From Blog Cabin 2012

The glow of natural sunlight illuminates the game area, a public space dedicated to card and board games.

Laundry Room From Blog Cabin 2012

A full-sized laundry room, complete with state-of-the-art appliances and a cherry butcher block-topped work counter, is ready for the new owner's finishing touches.

Media Room From Blog Cabin 2012

The home's former attic space is converted into a recreation area, where movies, games and lively conversation go hand in hand.

Patio From Blog Cabin 2012

Cobblestone-style concrete pavers form the foundation of a circular patio that perches above Blog Cabin's sloped backyard.

Home Office From Blog Cabin 2012

A sliding barn door opens to reveal the home's dedicated office, furnished with one-of-a-kind pieces and chalkboard walls.

Front Yard From Blog Cabin 2012

Charm preserved, Blog Cabin 2012 greets the neighborhood with a new roof, relocated front entrance and durable fiber cement siding.

Barn From Blog Cabin 2012

The classic red barn, located across the street from Blog Cabin 2012, awaits the winner's finishing touches.

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