64,673 A touch of summer Home Design Photos

Noel Cross+Architects
7 Reviews
Earthy Modern
Ideabooks13,592
Questions8
array pays for most of the electrical needs, and sends power to the grid in summer 6 year payback! - all native and drought-tolerant landscaping reduce irrigation
irrigation needs - passive solar design that reduces heat gain in summer and allows for passive heating in winter - passive flow through ventilation provides
provides natural night cooling, taking advantage of cooling summer breezes - natural day-lighting decreases need for interior lighting - fly ash concrete
array pays for most of the electrical needs, and sends power to the grid in summer 6 year payback! -all native and drought-tolerant landscaping reduce irrigation
irrigation needs -passive solar design that reduces heat gain in summer and allows for passive heating in winter -passive flow through ventilation provides
“door” — jh5050
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Betty Wasserman
26 Reviews
Modern Farmhouse
Ideabooks2,812
Questions5
don't recommend taking on large cleaning and decluttering projects in the summer — the exception being if you are on an absolute vision quest like I was
long view, slowly make new habits and enjoy the long and beautiful days of summer with your children.Next: How to Make Your House a Haven Without Changing
don’t recommend taking on large cleaning and decluttering projects in the summer – the exception being if you are on an absolute vision quest like I was
long view, slowly make new habits and enjoy the long and beautiful days of summer with your children.YOUR SAYHave you always been a Naturally Organised person
“WATER COLOR” — kc1109
Becky Harris
Provincetown Cottage
Ideabooks9,284
Questions2
and vincas.• Get rid of your old summer vegetables that are no longer producing, like tomatoes, summer squash and summer greens.• Trim any plant that is
spring and summer garden. That way you'll make room for your cooler-weather plants. • Remove any plant that is dead, including spring and summer annuals
is still robust but is seeing the effects of the hot summer months.• Add all of this garden debris to your compost pile unless it is disease or pest ridden
“potager style with crushed gravel walkways -- good for drainage, no mowing, dogs like them” — Heidi Zagori
Danny Broe Architect
3 Reviews
Lilyfield House
Ideabooks6,110
Questions7
still sheltered from the rain. The awning roof is freestanding to allow hot summer air to escape and to simplify construction. The architect designed the kitchen
back porch cover angles up. The roofline lets the winter sun in, keeps the summer sun out and allows for a view of the sky from the patio. A gutter at the
this one angles up. The roofline lets in the winter sun, keeps out the summer sun and allows for a view of the sky. A gutter at the back of the verandah
kitchen/dining area with a high awning roof which is freestanding to allow hot summer air to escape. The architect designed the bench to extend artfully onto
Sydney architect Danny Broe explains that the freestanding roof allows hot summer air to escape. It “gives one the feeling of being outside under the sky
“awing roof over porch is detached from house” — saschwen
Smith & Vansant Architects PC
2 Reviews
Summer Lake House
Ideabooks4,220
Questions2
13. Make a summer to-do list. Don’t let the summer slip by without savoring your favorite seasonal pleasures
Want to spend my summers here....summer lake house...summer dreams...Summer Lake House
“Dock” — joannekushner
Mohler + Ghillino Architects
20 Reviews
Indigo Lane House
Ideabooks2,104
Questions3
place deciduous trees on the same side, so the sun is filtered in the hot summer months, but with the leaves off the trees in colder months the sun can penetrate
place deciduous trees on the same side, so the sun is filtered in the hot summer months, but with the leaves off the trees in colder months the sun can penetrate
“windows” — osmskir87
Lobalzo Design Associates, Ltd
10 Reviews
Birdie's Nest
Ideabooks1,989
Questions1
We love this shady summer backyard oasis.
The idea to paint the summer house white
enlivens the back corner of the yard. The trees' leafy canopy keeps it cool in summer. The house was a dream of Birdie's mother for her daughter, and she loves
enlivens the back corner of the yard. The trees' leafy canopy keeps it cool in summer. The house was a dream of Birdie's mother for her daughter, and she loves
“Playhouse” — chelswms
Thomas Roszak Architecture, LLC
7RR-Ecohome
Ideabooks167
Questions0
home; Ipe wood sunscreens and window shades block out unwanted solar gain in summer, but allow winter sun in. Patio door and operable windows provide ample
east and west sides to reduce heat loss in winter and unwanted gains in summer. Open floor plan and large window expanse reduces lighting demands and maximizes
but acts modern; every aspect of user control is simplified to a digital touch button, whether lights, shades, blinds, HVAC, communication, audio, video
the window treatment indoor and out to block summer sun but allow winter sun....
“Nice” — voss5
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