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Boyce's interviews with people planning to build a new home provide key insights and advice for your own project.
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Jim Cutler, of Cutler Anderson Architects, and Tom Kundig of Olson Kundig Architects, talk about the contemporary door and drawer hardware they have designed, which complements the work of their respective firms.