Katherine Salant

Katherine Salant has an architecture degree from Harvard. A native Washingtonian, she grew up in Fairfax County and now lives in Ann Arbor, Mich.

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Italian tilemakers unveil innovative designs at annual fair

Italian tilemakers unveil innovative designs at annual fair

One tile series re-creates the art of Keith Haring while others let homeowners create unique patterns.

House Watch | The gamble on Line K development began with a book

House Watch | The gamble on Line K development began with a book

Builder Ara Hovnanian first hired the Dutch team to renovate his home.

New Loudoun County homes are unlike anything else

New Loudoun County homes are unlike anything else

The modern K. Hovnanian Homes at Willowsford are like custom-built houses, not production-built ones.

An extra step by home builders could lead to better yards

Current practices leave soil in poor condition, but an expert at U-Md. has come up with a remedy.