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A brick wall is a natural to be washed in light. The texture and overall feel that these bricks were stacked by hand comes out when lit this way.
The minimal feel continues on the bedroom level, where a glass railing is recessed into the floor and channels into the wall. The new guest room addition is to the right. A powder-coated steel ladder "almost feels like a piece of art, but it actually allows the owners to climb through a skylight and use the rooftop as an impromptu roof garden," says Griffin
Alternate to open steps
Alternative to open stair
and have stairs pushed back into garage area