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CWB Architects
Bergen Street Residence
Ideabooks8,813
Questions12
house in Brooklyn belonged to dear friends of the architect, Bruce Coburn, making the renovation all the more special. Here, Coburn has taken full advantage of the stairs, lining them with bookshelves. This move makes the narrow media room seem wider.
“love the lights at different heights” — vickihumble
Kailey J. Flynn Photography
1 Review
Pool
Ideabooks3,047
Questions1
Not many homeowners can place valuable art in their pool area and not be concerned about theft — but that's one of the many advantages of having a screened-in pool. "I love that the pool stays cleaner longer with no leaves falling into it and no pesky Texas bugs," says Hoffman. "Also, I don't have to
“Pool” — amcomuna12
Chris Jovanelly Interior Design
13 Reviews
Desert Mountain- Sunset Canyon- Contemporary
Ideabooks5,227
Questions7
windows, as seen in this bedroom next to the sliding window, are two sheets of single glazing mounted to form a corner. This is usually done to take advantage of an important view. Expect this to be on the expensive side of window improvements. Structure must be taken into account.
“Kendall Charcoal” — emirabella
Beth Dana Design
1 Review
Coastal Retreat
Ideabooks1,854
Questions1
Separate StructuresConstructing or repurposing an outbuilding on your property has some advantages. Privacy. Even a small physical separation creates distance between your personal and professional life. It’s important for both you and your family
“double door” — longviewcottage
Jason Arnold Interiors
6 Reviews
K I T C H E N
Ideabooks4,839
Questions7
Advantages of I-Shape KitchensEase of access. Although they're not as efficient as kitchens that have a classic work triangle, single galley kitchens put gear and groceries within quick reach. There are no deep corner cabinets or other spots where equipment may get pushed out of the way, so your things
“Table instead of island?” — mhorne79
Ami Saunders, MLA
5 Reviews
Wang Residence
Ideabooks50,942
Questions7
Advantages of Deeper PondsFish will grow only in relation to how big the space is that they’re in. In shallow water a koi fish, which can reach 3 feet in length, won’t reach its full potential, as it would in a 5-foot-deep pond.Fish tend to get sicker in small ponds, because they’re swimming around in
“coy pond” — mpsdesigns
Beccy Smart Photography
1 Review
Crafted Minimalism
Ideabooks3,938
Questions5
3. They let in lashings of natural lightIf your home isn’t angled quite the right way to take advantage of the sun throughout the seasons, a bay window can change all that. This design allows the sun to penetrate from three directions … and makes for
“Dark floors in bathroom” — scruffyclaire
Christopher Kellie Design Inc.
1 Review
Pasture Lane - The Farm at Banner Elk
Ideabooks9,593
Questions4
strongly influenced the home's shape, orientation and details. The home gives a nod to local and historical architectural traditions, takes full advantage of the views and is composed of elements like the bark shingles and locust posts.
“colors” — Jan Forsberg
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