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Specht Harpman Architects
4 Reviews
New Canaan Residence
Ideabooks16,139
Questions7
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
another’s mistakes. We had one client who didn’t elect to procure our construction management services. He had to bring in a second team of drywall contractors
may not be very apparent when looking at a whole wall of drywall under construction lighting are magnified when the tile is on and the pot lights are showing
fixed fee or an hourly basis. Expect to budget 3½ to 4½ percent of your construction cost to this for a typical project.
“Pictures” — yguette
Banyon Tree Design Studio
9 Reviews
'Spira Mirabilis'
Ideabooks3,309
Questions2
The board fence is constructed out of 1 x 4 cedar boards around a 4 x 4 frame.
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
Site and landscape protection. This is the main reason to have the pre-construction meeting on-site. It’s useful to walk around the house with your contractor
(ZipWalls, temporary walls, tarps) so that everyone understands where the construction zone will be. Temporary walls might have a door or lock — discuss what
may want to remove pictures and fragile items on walls shared with the construction area, as they may be rattled during demolition and framing. Walking
“Native plantings for Pacific NW "Spira Mirabilis"” — Gloria Mills
Noxon Giffen
2 Reviews
Orrong Farmhouse
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Questions0
For the pool building, basic construction methods of economical steel portal frames with fiberglass sheet siding
buildings,” says Noxon. For both the pool and garage buildings, basic construction methods of economical steel portal frames with fiberglass sheet siding
were used — an abstract reference to the adjacent existing farm shed construction. “The buildings are filled with natural daylight, transforming into
Pool, basic construction economical steel portal frames w/fiberglass sheet siding. Bldg.filled
rural buildings,” says Noxon. Both pool and garage buildings adopt basic construction methods of economical steel portal frames with fibreglass sheet cladding
cladding, an abstract reference to the adjacent existing farm shed construction. “The buildings are filled with natural daylight, transforming into glowing
“coping” — bashot
Loudoun County Interior Designer
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Temple Blake Limited
1 Review
West London refurbishment
Ideabooks1,807
Questions3
tougher energy-efficiency requirements are transforming how walls are constructed and bringing an end to many traditional building practices. So it’s more
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
your permit faster. Low-quality or incomplete documents can delay your construction. Hiring a designer will help ensure that your project meets relevant
tougher energy-efficiency requirements are transforming how walls are constructed and bringing an end to many traditional building practices. So it’s more
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
“Polished plaster wall” — Emily Born
Imprint Architecture and Design, LLC
2 Reviews
Project One
Ideabooks112
Questions0
The couple lived in the house during construction. ‘The key was planning and phasing our construction,’ Sara says. ‘We
The couple lived in the house during construction. “The key was planning and phasing our construction,” Sara says. “We worked from the front of our home
home to the back and lived in whatever room we were not currently doing construction in.’
“overhead lighting” — kristencorning
Habitat Studio
17 Reviews
Living Room
Ideabooks3,163
Questions7
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
6. Consider Construction Implications Before You Start During a recent remodel, one homeowner (who was working without a designer) realized that opening
engineer and he did his drawings. So it’s important to understand what the construction implications will be to get the space you want. Even though it cost
the project. An architect would have been able to point this out before construction started and would have avoided the stress and extra costs involved in
“couch” — kaiar
Moon Design + Build
2 Reviews
19HR
Ideabooks13,110
Questions4
indoor recreation and off-season rock climbing. Constructing these “woodies” — climbing walls constructed from plywood panels and simple wood framing — as
indoor recreation and off-season rock climbing. Constructing these “woodies” (climbing walls constructed from plywood panels and simple wood framing) as
less costly than hiring a professional but also requires more homeowner construction expertise. Professionals, on the other hand, can advise you on what walls
less costly than hiring a professional, but also requires more homeowner construction expertise. Professionals, on the other hand, can advise you on what walls
“Everything” — Sara Tremeear
Buckminster Green LLC
10 Reviews
Kitchen Backsplash
Ideabooks72,230
Questions43
smoother ride. 4 Ways to Get Ready for Kitchen ConstructionStep 9: Surviving the dreaded punch listOnce construction is over, well ... almost over ... there's
Step 6: Work on design development and construction documentsThis is the stage when you finalize the design and prepare final
plans, and exterior elevations.This is where your final permit set or Construction Drawings (CDs) come into play. It's important to have finishes and fixtures
you don't need in 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
“Wood top island” — sychowski
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