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12 Gardens That Are Pure Visual Delights
Lovely to look at, delightful to behold, these gardens are designed with the sole purpose of being a treat for the eyes
"with the architecture or stand out in its own right, but the two together make a complete... into a visual joy of texture and color contrast set off by a simple sphere. This formal... than the visual impact they make and the interest and pleasure they give the viewer... sheer visual pleasure they provide.From the roots of the herbaceous borders of the... than its visual benefit? It is without doubt a garden designed to sit in. A bench is..."
12 Singular Architectural Interiors
Innovative Screens Add Architectural Wonder on 3 Modern Homes
Aiding privacy and filtering sunlight may have been important, but these screens offer dazzling visuals as part of the package
"dazzling visuals as part of the package... using architectural screens to enhance the beauty of the structure and increase comfort... is an architectural sunshade manufacturer in Los Angeles, CA called BIO-TECture -... design and architectural beauty of traditional screens/shades. The solar collectors lay... these architectural screens are interesting, but in general i think they are like... modern architecture, but that last screen is to die for. It would work beautifully..."
Love Your Living Room: Boost Interest With Architectural Details
"room's architectural details. It doesn't matter if your home's architecture is co... adding architectural details, then my suggestion to homeowners is: hire a professional... modern architectural styles, I prefer simple designs on walls. A useful note to help... are they architectural details? (my 70 yo mother-in-law house) Pretty nice designs... current architectural features. While modern architecture generally plays down emb..."
Rounded Forms Smooth Modern Architecture’s Edges
"residential architecture. But in many cases, it takes just one flowing line or ingenious... rounded architectural elements. Could you bend it like Beckham, too?... through architectural space with the practice of acupuncture. Stagnation in health... Throw Architecture Some Curves A renovation of an inner-city terrace. The back of... form adds visual intrigue to this house, which is otherwise very square and box-like..."
Flash Cards for Common Architectural Terms
"common architectural terms. I suggest you study these for a few hours a day. That... us to "visualize the intrinsic tension" created by the "diametrically opposed" forms... pompous architecture professors "archispeak." Those who speak it are the most horrendous... written by architectural priests that your blog is a welcome relief. I had written a similar... Your Architectural StyleGreat Architecture Speaks to Us... love an architectural pun? ... Please don't answer that.Symmetry (real definition)More..."
Modern Homes That Control the Sun
See architecture that creates shade and manages temperatures — and offers some much-needed visual escapism
"See architecture that creates shade and manages temperatures — and offers some m... much-needed visual escapism... job of architecture is to moderate the climate to be comfortable, using as little... room and architecture are oriented toward. The wall and roof extensions visually extend..."
Architectural Abbreviations Explained
Cryptic notes on architectural plans and drawings lose their power to baffle with this decoding help
"notes on architectural plans and drawings lose their power to baffle with this decoding... We're a visual bunch typically, but occasionally we need to add notes to our images... construction/architectural/building field...actually far from it, but I had fun reading... look at architectural drawings, I will be giggling to myself! These are great. :))... As an architectural technologist (draughtsman) my past life I always wanted a short..."
Architectural Sunscreens Take the Heat Off Homes
"permanent architectural element, it has the double benefit of mitigating the harsh sun... providing visual interest to a facade. Major credit for these sun-blocking structures... modern architecture. I also adore seeing it used in other applications. The floral... of the architecture. At night the screen adds privacy to an otherwise full-height... from the architecture, it defines a semiprivate exterior room adjacent to the home...."
How to Bring Out Your Home’s Character With Trim
New project for a new year: Add moldings and baseboards to enhance architectural style and create visual interest
"enhance architectural style and create visual interest... comes to architecture, details count. They also define. The places where floors, doors... style of architecture from another. Project: New interior trim. Why: Whether you want... classical architecture is essential to understanding modern architecture. SCR Great article... information on architectural details! Macdp59, you are right. Every house needs its own a..."
Design Workshop: The Intriguing Effects of Exposed Framing
Reveal the structure of your home for interesting design opportunities and eye-catching visual effects
"fundamental to architecture, is often concealed behind finishes, layers of drywall, wood,... unique visual effects. It’s not, however, trivial to do so. While many people have... truth in architecture is about. Most projects hide the ugly guts and noisy mechanical... striking architectural statement extending out past the main structure. I think on... as much architecture as it is structure. Fire rating and acoustics are important c..."
Umbrella House Creates Shower of Inspiration
The forecast is shade, reduced cooling costs and striking visuals for houses with canopies inspired by a 1950s icon
"striking visuals for houses with canopies inspired by a 1950s icon... While visually striking, the umbrella has a practical side, reducing the home's cooling... And the architecture of the umbrella structure clearly does wonders for the house.... modern architecture:Chicago | Boston | Austin | NYC | NY Metro | Oregon | No. Calif..."
Lighten Up With Glass Floors
To spread the light, visually connect floors or infuse a space with drama, glass floors are a clear top choice
Skinny Columns Hold Their Own
"elements of architecture. Functionally, they are vertical elements that transmit loads... efner-Architecture-modern-patio-los-angeles Erin - Keep in mind that what you do... ones help visually separate the eating and living areas in an otherwise open space. In... and big visual impact..."
Modern or Contemporary Architecture? The Interiors Edition
See how one expert distinguishes between two popular camps of interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?
"interior architecture. Do you agree with his choices?... ntury architecture that broke with traditional architecture by "embodying the ideals... contemporary architecture by looking at the exteriors of 10 homes. In my view modern ar... contemporary architecture is what is being produced now, but that which does not follow... interior architecture rather than interior design. This means I'll focus on the spaces... against the architecture, depending on the client's wishes, therefore complicating matters..."