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Specht Harpman Architects
2 Reviews
New Canaan Residence
Ideabooks14,225
Questions7
drywall under construction lighting are magnified when the tile is on and the pot lights are showing areas where the tile doesn’t meet properly or is uneven.Contract administration can be accessed on a fixed fee or an hourly basis. Expect to budget 3½ to 4½ percent of your construction cost to this for
drywall under construction lighting are magnified when the tile is on and the pot lights are showing areas where the tile doesn’t meet properly or is uneven.Contract administration can be accessed on a fixed fee or an hourly basis. Expect to budget up to five per cent of your construction cost to this
hard to know where the responsibility for one contractor ends and the other begins. Time and again we’ve seen things get overlooked or improperly constructed early in the process, which affects contractors later in the job. And if that earlier contractor has left to another job, it’s oftentimes difficult
“skirts and archs” — alisam76
Banyon Tree Design Studio
8 Reviews
'Spira Mirabilis'
Ideabooks2,712
Questions2
The board fence is constructed out of 1 x 4 cedar boards around a 4 x 4 frame.
This is the main reason to have the pre-construction meeting on-site. It’s useful to walk around the house with your contractor to talk about where site protection will go (ZipWalls, temporary walls, tarps) so that everyone understands where the construction zone will be. Temporary walls might have
This is the main reason to have the pre-construction meeting on-site. It’s useful to walk around the house with your contractor to talk about where site protection will go (temporary fences and walls, tarps) so that everyone understands where the construction zone will be. Temporary walls might have
gone in, but already the couple is thrilled. So soon after installation, we have quite a lush and beautiful landscape,” says Jane. “Often after construction it takes several years to start looking good, whereas I think ours is looking quite good out of the starting blocks.” The Pacific Northwest offers
“Non grass” — jmsdeangrl
Jensen Architects
Twin Flats Residence
Ideabooks3,631
Questions5
Constructed Flat Roman shades - bars spaced 6-8 inches apart
"Constructed" shades help minimize wrinkles when pulled into lowered position
Constructed flat romans. Flat roman shades create a clean, modern and unfussy look that coordinates well with several styles, from modern loft to more frilly traditional, especially when embellished or paired with drapes for additional privacy and decoration. A constructed flat roman consists
Constructed flat romans. Flat roman shades create a clean, modern and unfussy look that coordinates well with several styles, from modern loft to more frilly traditional, especially when embellished or paired with drapes for additional privacy and decoration. A constructed flat roman consists
“flush built in niche with integrated fireplace” — phyl8
Temple Blake Limited
1 Review
West London refurbishment
Ideabooks1,238
Questions1
envelope techniques are coming on the market with increasing frequency, and new, tougher energy-efficiency requirements are transforming how walls are constructed and bringing an end to many traditional building practices. So it’s more crucial than ever to have someone on your team who understands how your
drawings to the building authority, a plans examiner reviews them and issues a revision notice to address any variances from the current codes and construction standards. A well-informed designer with up-to-date knowledge of building science can get building projects through with the minimum number of
takes time to be completed, having fewer revisions will allow you to get your permit faster. Low-quality or incomplete documents can delay your construction. Hiring a designer will help ensure that your project meets relevant codes so it can progress smoothly through your municipality’s process. This
“Floor” — vcdesign
Imprint Architecture and Design, LLC
Project One
Ideabooks108
Questions0
lived in the house during construction. “The key was planning and phasing our construction,” Sara says. “We worked from the front of our home to the back and lived in whatever room we were not currently doing construction in.”
The couple lived in the house during construction. ‘The key was planning
planning and phasing our construction,’ Sara says. ‘We worked from the front of our home to the back and lived in whatever room we were not currently doing construction in.’
“overhead lighting” — kristencorning
Habitat Studio
14 Reviews
Living Room
Ideabooks1,860
Questions6
understand what the construction implications will be to get the space you want. Even though it cost her approximately $7,000 more to open up the space, she was really glad that she went ahead with this part of the project. An architect would have been able to point this out before construction started and
homeowners may consider skimping on to save money, but we find that the best way to avoid problems in construction is to invest time with your designer or architect upfront to think about the construction process during design. This takes far less time than fixing mistakes that happen when the walls are
6. Consider Construction Implications Before You Start During a recent remodel, one homeowner (who was working without a designer) realized that opening up the main floor of her house required a structural engineer, which caused delays as she searched for an engineer and he did his drawings. So it’s
“I want the green stole” — gaythato2
Buckminster Green LLC
9 Reviews
Kitchen Backsplash
Ideabooks68,417
Questions43
development and construction documentsThis is the stage when you finalize the design and prepare final floor plans, elevations, details and, if applicable, mechanical and electrical drawings, lighting switch plans, and exterior elevations.This is where your final permit set or Construction Drawings (CDs)
storage and — if you're living in the house during construction — setting up a temporary kitchen so you don't lose your mind!You may be moving out of your house temporarily, but most homeowners white-knuckle it and try to live in the house through construction. Preparation and organization can save your sanity
all this on the table beforehand can set expectations and make for a smoother ride. 4 Ways to Get Ready for Kitchen ConstructionStep 9: Surviving the dreaded punch listOnce construction is over, well ... almost over ... there's always this annoying little list of items that are missing, wrong, or simply
“The wood counter top” — Emmy Beatty
ZeroEnergy Design
10 Reviews
Passive House Retreat
Ideabooks1,269
Questions2
one-tenth of the energy for heating compared to a similar new home built only to code requirements. Architecture | ZeroEnergy Design Construction | Aedi Construction Photos | Greg Premru Photography
homeowners may consider skimping on to save money, but we find that the best way to avoid problems in construction is to invest time with your designer or architect up front to think about the construction process during design. This takes far less time than fixing mistakes that happen when the walls are
understand what the construction implications will be to get the space you want. Even though it cost her approximately $7000 more to open up the space, she was really glad she went ahead with this part of the project. An architect would have been able to point this out before construction started and would
“Good look for old garage at back of lot” — molemere
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