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Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Caterpillar House
Ideabooks1,253
Questions2
Rain water collection tanks for main house.
if we collect rain water what do we store it in? these are huge and ugly
cisterns for rainwater collection for laundry and toilets
use of rain collection in the overall architecture
Bigger is better when it comes to rain water collection.
water needed for a living building project must be collected onsite. This can be accomplished through a variety of techniques, including cisterns, which collect rainwater from rooftops. But to generate enough water to live in desert climates, water collection and storage can be a major engineering feat.The
“reuse rainwater” — rob9669
Northern VA Landscape Architect & Designer
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Shannon Malone
Entry
Ideabooks3,129
Questions3
globes could be a fun collection with the kids
The home's entry is brimming with a collection of worldly decor, including an assortment of globes. "I am on a bit of a mission to collect one that reflects every political and border transition of the 20th century — plus their round
The home's entry is brimming with a collection of worldly decor, including an assortment of globes. "I am on a bit of a mission to collect one that reflects every political and border transition of the 20th century — plus their round shape is very calming, and the different sea blues look so nice with
“Stair way” — angela45
Historical Concepts
4 Reviews
Idea Cottage in the Hamptons
Ideabooks3,133
Questions2
Shelving around the upper part of the room. Great for daughter's collections
How the color of the furniture bring in the pops of color of the collection above
The surrounding shelf at the top of the wall to display collections.
plate rail like the one in this lovely room, you have a ready-made place for your collectibles. I am particularly entranced by the way the wall color and the brightly colored chairs nod to the colors in the bottle collection.
“Shelf” — Karen Mellone
Bosworth Hoedemaker
3 Reviews
Montlake
Ideabooks13,747
Questions2
low-maintenance collection. When choosing an item to collect, think small, portable and easy to find. Maps — whether antique or current — matchbooks and even humble postcards can make fine collectibles. Seek the same thing in every place you travel, and you can soon have a unique collection.
Property maps. I really like the way this collection is displayed! These maps are so much fun, and I was even able to find one of my own neighborhood through Google before we bought our house! Tip:
You can also collect maps over time of the places you visit over the years and create an art wall. This gallery style display gives this home a well-traveled feel allowing
Collections also help communicate who we are. Consider displaying a set of vintage maps of places we have traveled to.
“Display: one theme, one look” — jayelleaich
Rikki Snyder
5 Reviews
My Houzz: Jeanie Engelbach
Ideabooks2,133
Questions4
from the street,” she says. Painted shelves hold a teacup collection from her grandmother. “One of [my grandmother’s] talents was embellishing and painting china,” Engelbach says. “Not only did I receive her name, but her passion of collecting as well.” Dining table: The Conran Shop (now closed); pink
a sea of careful neutral palettes, it’s a joy to see someone create a home that celebrates bold color and shows off personal collections.Full story: Candy-Colored Collections Wow in Manhattan
lle.De petits casiers peints en bleu abritent la collection de tasses à thé de sa grand-mère. « Ma grand-mère était très douée pour embellir et peindre la porcelaine chinoise. En plus de son nom, elle m’a aussi transmis sa passion pour les collections », ajoute Jeanie. Table : The Conran Shop ; chandelier
“Craft table” — tallkaren
studio recreation inc
3 Reviews
The Glass Farmhouse Loft
Ideabooks1,837
Questions3
recreation incSave to IdeabookEmail Photo Amass a collection. The three clear globes of this light fixture echo the collections displayed in this living space. Why it works: The ceiling fixture has simple, clean lines that don’t compete with the collections; it references them without calling too much attention
Amass a collection. The three clear globes of this light
light fixture echo the collections displayed in this living space. Why it works: The ceiling fixture has simple, clean lines that don’t compete with the collections; it references them without calling too much attention to itself.
Amass a collection. The three clear globes of this light fixture echo the collections displayed in this living space. Why it works: The ceiling fixture has simple, clean lines that don’t compete with the collections; it references them without calling too much attention
“Black and white” — Michael Vaughan
Matt Garcia Design
2 Reviews
Llano Exit Strategy
Ideabooks1,083
Questions1
view with rainwater collection tanks attached to each cabin
rainwater collection tanks, don't worry they all have electric heat and air:)
rain water collection for each cabin
Rainwater collection tanks are attached to each cabin and help irrigate the surrounding vegetation area. Electricity, heating and air conditioning are also available in each unit.
“Rainwater collection” — Tara Fallon
Hilda Grahnat
Hilda's House
Ideabooks1,457
Questions1
Display your vintage collections, hide your unattractive stuff in attractive vessels and keep your visual chaos in one, tidy place.
Nice way to display a collection. Draws eye away from the modern microwave.
Area for display of colorful retro collection. Very
Display your vintage collections, hide your unattractive stuff in attractive vessels and keep your visual chaos in one, tidy place.
Style your storageOne easy and portable way to add instant personality to a rental kitchen is by building a collection of vintage tins. This kind of storage looks too good to be hidden inside a cupboard and creates a homely feel that is as practical as it is pretty
“Repisa” — isairdaneta1
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