Cape Cod HOME Stories



2016 BRICC Awards • Sea-Dar Construction

Excellence in New Single Family Home Design & Construction

For 25 years, Sea-Dar Construction has been working with Boston and Cape Cod clients who are passionate about their projects. The firm partners with the industry’s most creative, talented architects and subcontractors to create striking and complex homes that epitomize quality and refinement.
Built by Sea-Dar Construction and designed by Ruhl Walker Architects,…

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2016 BRICC Awards • Polhemus Savery Dasilva Architects Builders

Three-time award winner
The idea of blending in while standing out is one that Polhemus Savery DaSilva Architects Builders (PSD) explores with every house they design and build. The Cape Cod-based integrated architecture and construction firm works to create homes that become part of their surroundings but also have their own identity.
“Everything we do is unique to its location,” says Aaron…

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2016 BRICC Awards • Doreve Nicholaeff

Pleasant Bay • Excellence in New Construction

Utilizing a background canvas of four waterfront acres on the tip of a peninsula surrounded by Pleasant Bay, Doreve Nicholaeff, AIA, founder of Nicholaeff Architecture + Design, applied her masterful artistry to create a stunning family compound that will become a home for generations. An extended family wanted a space that could capture the…

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2016 BRICC Awards • Pastiche of Cape Cod, Inc.

Two-time Award winner for Excellence in Interior Design
Anyone familiar with Irina MacPhee, owner of Pastiche of Cape Cod, and her unique powers of transformation, knows that she is a bit of a magician. She understands at her core that a space is not just a space: It is a living, breathing foundation that has the ability to reflect, support and…

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2016 BRICC Awards • Lewis & Weldon Custom Kitchens

Three-time award winner for Excellence in Remodeling
As in years past, Chuck Hart of Lewis & Weldon Custom Kitchens needed assistance carrying BRICC awards home after the 2016 ceremony. The Hyannis-based firm has been well-received by the BRICC awards in the past, and this latest round proved the company is still one of the best. Winning two gold awards and one…

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2016 BRICC Awards • E.J. Jaxtimer Builder, Inc.

E.J. Jaxtimer Builder, Inc. of Hyannis offers custom building, landscape, millwork, and property management services on Cape Cod. Now entering its 40th year in business, the company places emphasis on client satisfaction and top-notch workmanship with every project. The following projects delivered on both fronts and received gold recognition at the 2016 BRICC Awards – giving Jaxtimer the honor of…

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Celebrating 2016 BRICC Awards!

November 10, 2016 was a glamorous night for the ruler and tool belt crowd as over 240 attendees gathered at the Wequassett Inn and Resort to celebrate the 3rd BRICC Awards. With a greater submission response than any other year, over 80 awards were presented to architects, builders, designers and trade professionals as the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of…

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Building Business: Hutker Architects’ new Falmouth office

In the first installment of our Building Business series, we take a look at the design inspirations—both architectural and mathematical—behind the new home of Hutker Architects

The experience of entering the town of Falmouth, either from the north via Route 28, or after crossing Vineyard Sound on a ferry, is fresh and new thanks to the impressive new home of Hutker…

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Homes of the Modern House Trust

The mid-century modern homes of the Outer Cape, including those designed by architect Charlie Zehnder, are both imaginative and iconic
bauhaus; adj
Early 20th-century modernist design influence found in architecture, furniture, and lifestyle products.

Cape Cod has long attracted artists, and the legacy of one art colony that flourished in the middle of the last century is an inventory of architecturally revolutionary houses…

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The Next Wave

Profiles on emerging young professionals in the local housing industry

The housing industry on Cape Cod and the Islands not only offers opportunity for financial success, but it also fosters innovation and creativity, providing a space where a younger generation can pursue entrepreneurial endeavors.
In The Next Wave, a new Cape Cod HOME series for 2017, we will shine a spotlight on…

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