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Ten Tips for Planning Your Modern Landscape
"kind of a landscape design works well with a modern house? It doesn't all have to be... modern landscape, ideally one should start the site planning before even figuring... mindset! The landscape architects and designers featured here have done a great job of looking... already planned a lot of sweet treats for you in this area. 1) Start inside. What... that a landscape evolves over time. It is not going to look like your vision right..."
The Best Winter Garden Project? Plan for Next Year
"materials and design for your space. Here are some things you can plan on doing to customize... time to plan next year’s garden. You can still see the remains of plants kissed by... months of planning ahead without having to rush to get plants in the ground, you can... keeper. I plan and plan, and mostly that is as far as I get :( Very useful ideas and... me to plan! While funds are focused on reno, my yard has been weighing on my mind..."
Plan Your Home Remodel: The Design and Drawing Phase
Renovation Diary, Part 2: A couple has found the right house, a ranch in Florida. Now it's time for the design and drawings
"follow the design and drawing portion of the project. In a project like this, design... evaluate design options and keep the project on track. This team approach should save... developing the design and drawings. Here are the first steps we're taking to get the drawings... with a landscape architect/designer/contractor during the design phase? Any Progress... evaluate the design against the budget. Just as the design is elastic, changing as we know..."
5 Essential Considerations for a Landscape Design Project
Get your winter garden fix by planning an entirely new landscape or just an update for a single garden stretch
"fix by planning an entirely new landscape or just an update for a single garden stretch... research and design your project. It always pays to put pencil to paper before the shovel... I can plan the landscaping around the house. I do plan on using marsh grass like... describe the design process. As a landscape designer, I enjoy helping people understand... universal landscape design tips there as well. http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/Small-Gardens..."
Great Compositions: The L-Shaped House Plan
"home and landscape a clear sense of purpose... with the plan. An L-shaped house plan is inherently a fragment of something larger —... embrace. The landscape can be contained and amplified by the supporting backdrop of the... L-shape plans forming an outdoor room are right on. The L-shape is a simple yet powerful... to the landscape. Here's one we did, simple means but effective results. Thanks James... L-shaped plan nestled into the site. The L-shaped plan is a great way to make a statement..."
Floor plans are the most common type of this architectural drawing, showing the home's intended features and the path of movement
"Floor plans are the most common type of this architectural drawing, showing the home's... A plan is one of the three principal types of architectural drawings, in which a... ional design is described in two dimensions. The others are elevation and section... case of a plan, it is a level plane — parallel to the floor or ground — that hypothetically... floor plan within a landscape plan, allowing one to see how the exterior and interior..."
"site plan is a drawing of the overall project site as it will be when the project... The site plan identifies all of the site's features, including topography, trees, solar... The site plan also indicates where the home will be located and any driveways or walkways... another. A landscape plan is a type of site plan that focuses on the exterior plantings... comprise the design. Site plans remind us that the design of a house doesn't stop at the..."
Houzz Tour: An Old-World Bungalow Earns a New Plan
With a hundred years under its belt, this New Hampshire home deserved the loving additions and modern updates made by its architect owner
"When planning the design, it was an absolute requirement to have both! The house... future plans when designing the front porch... make it deep! The newer homes will... painted design! Beautiful Stained glass pocket door is gorgeous - nice fine (& I love... other landscaping create privacy. Prefinished shingles in sea-moss green lend an... Hale Landscapers created the flagstone patio and the pergola over the outdoor dining..."
My Houzz: A Master’s Design Goes Green and Universal
Adapting $500 house plans in Pittsburgh leads to planned Platinum LEED certification and better accessibility for one of the owners
"house plans in Pittsburgh leads to planned Platinum LEED certification and better... architects to design residences for a dream-house series it was publishing. The plans were... universal design modifications to the original plan to accommodate Lou’s multiple sclerosis... Jacobsen plans in 2006. A couple of years earlier, the Pittsburgh residents had acquired... points in landscape and site planning that you need to do anyway and don't have to cost..."
See What You Can Learn From a Floor Plan
Floor plans are invaluable in designing a home, but they can leave regular homeowners flummoxed. Here's help
"Floor plans are invaluable in designing a home, but they can leave regular homeowners... reading plans: A floor plan is a diagram of a horizontal plane cut though a building... floor plans is second nature for an architect. It is the product of an education... floor plans can be difficult at first for nonarchitects, but this is a very useful... Floor plans are one of many two-dimensional drawings architects use (including building..."
Plan Your Home Remodel: The Construction Phase
"little designing on the fly comes in handy... seen any plans go as planned on any remodel. Open a wall and suprise time to come up... Our design issue was engineering for earthquakes. You wouldn't believe the re... government plan. We ended up with a policy for the purchase value of the house with limited... government plan. ikwewe - the company is Citizens (www.citizensfla.com). When we moved... the Fair Plan (misnomer). Our annual premium is $4500.00+ . We have never put in a..."
5 Unique Homes Throw the Landscape a Curve
"house plans cradle views, reflect their owners' one-of-a-kind style... floor plans is the curve. Many factors make this an unusual way to build a house... U-shaped plans, these examples illustrate a wide variety of reasons for their shapes... Dwyer Design. It's spectacular! the first is amazing - one of my favourites on houzz... Based on design to allow the outdoors in. ... Love them both. But if I had to pick... grand_designs_uk/episodes/597653. gorgeous, thoroughly embrace the curved feel..."
Create a Fire-Safe Garden — With Style
"a well-planned mix of plants, materials and open space... beautiful landscape. Don't put it off any longer; it's time to start designing for disaster... country, designing with fire in mind is a top priority. A well-thought-out landscape... landscape design can significantly reduce or even prevent property damage by wildfire. Refer... creative design solutions that meet the recommended measures for defensible space...."
Nightfall Brings a Dutch Urban Garden to Life
White blossoms and well-planned lighting allow an Amsterdam couple to relax and entertain in their garden after work
"and well-planned lighting allow an Amsterdam couple to relax and entertain in their... linger. Landscape designer Arjan Boekel was hired to transform an unused back patio... transforms the landscape. Though we’re drawn to it, dusk usually signals that it’s time to... months of design and four days of construction, Boekel created something magical.... materials and design. Though the garden is relatively young, completed in the spring of 2012..."
Small Garden? You Can Still Do Bamboo
Forget luck. Having bamboo that thrives on a wee plot just takes planning, picking the right variety, and keeping runners in check
"takes planning, picking the right variety, and keeping runners in check... you're planning for bamboo in your garden.... south).. I plan to have a bamboo in a 100 cm by 20 or 30 cm container... what species... takes more planning and oversight." This link from a nearby news article will do a better... deal of planning and research. Even planting it in pots can get away from people who... great landscape choice. Do your research for local conditions, and be prepared to..."