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Meet The Architects – Frederick +Frederick

Meet The Architects – Frederick +Frederick

Meet the Architects - Frederick + Frederick Frederick + Frederick Architects is led by partners, Jane Frederick, FAIA and Michael Frederick, AIA. Jane and Michael have deep roots in the South and chose to locate their firm in Beaufort, South Carolina, a coastal town...

A Southern Tradition – The Dogtrot

A Southern Tradition – The Dogtrot

A Southern Tradition - The DogtrotPrior to the advent of air conditioning, an understanding of local environments enabled southerners to build in ways that buffered the harsh climatic realities. As we design for a more sustainable and resilient future we can learn...

Andrew Reid – Reid Classics

Andrew Reid – Reid Classics

Meet Andrew Reid Formerly an apprentice under his grandfather and father, Andrew now owns and operates Reid Classics in Dothan, Alabama. While times have changed since the workshop first opened its doors 80 years ago, the quality and craftsmanship of the Reid...

Sunset Island

Sunset Island

"Never go too long without watching a sunset." -Atticus How do you wind down at the end of the day? How do you separate your days from running together into one long week? Taking the time at the end of the day to behold the magnificent sky and the masterpiece created...

Haint Blue : A Southern Tradition

Haint Blue : A Southern Tradition

Across the South, porch ceilings have been painted variations of a pale blue. This tradition of the porch ceiling being painted blue came from the Gullah who lived in Georgia and South Carolina. You can now find "haint blue" porch ceilings through the Northeastern...

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Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

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