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8 Gable Homes Reshaped for Modern Times
Updates on this very traditional form seem more popular than ever. See how architects are reenvisioning gables for today
"traditional gable form has been used in modern residential architecture. The use of the... projects with gables. These examples run the gamut from the playful to the serious, from... multiple gable volumes side by side. The door and the window above it hint at the open... a wood ceiling that accentuates the directionality of the gable and the spaces. As... feet, the door is fairly tall, and a floor inserted between the door and the window would..."
The Gable Goes Mobile, Micro and Mod
"distinct gable form. One was designed by Renzo Piano for the furniture company Vitra... comment above). trilby - Yes, per Vitra the area is 2.5x3 meters (7.5 square meters... there is a door separating the food and poop areas, as you call them. I work from home... first above all . I've worked in construction and architecture and I love houses... glass door, it's wonderfully livable. And cost only $9,000 total, including the..."
Ceilings That Work: Designs for the Space Above
"vault your ceiling and give your whole space a lift... it's a gabled vault where the structure and ceiling are the same, the addition of... Ceilings don't have to be, and probably shouldn't be, all flat, horizontal planes... Whether a ceiling is vaulted, trayed, soffited or coffered, changing its height and shape... with the ceiling shape and finish also can be a cost effective way of achieving something... rhythm, ceilings are a design opportunity not to be missed...."
The Space Above: Beautiful Barrel-Vaulted Ceilings
"With a Ceiling Shaped Like the Sky... vaulted ceiling. These ceilings open up and provide height to a room, allowing views... barrel-vaulted ceiling in a dining space. While the ceiling makes the room grand, friends... has a ceiling that seems to disappear into the night sky, adding mystery, wonder... these ceilings can be finished in a range of different materials, from white painted... barrel ceiling above the built in shelves? amackjr - best to contact the architect..."
Floor-to-Ceiling Tile Takes Bathrooms Above and Beyond
Generous tile in a bathroom can bounce light, give the illusion of more space and provide a cohesive look
"floor-to-ceiling tiled walls. Designers and builders are paying careful attention to... to the ceiling or at least to the door's upper edge was once a quality feature but... in the ceiling of the main bathroom, even with a ceiling fan and open windows and... floor to ceiling tile looks fabulous. I especially like the first example. The funny... (almost) ceiling tile in the shower while the rest of the walls are left bare. The tile..."
Gabled Dormers Put Homes at Their Peak
Boosting space and light on a second story and appearance overall, gabled dormers can also increase a home's value
"overall, gabled dormers can also increase a home's value... side, a gabled dormer creates usable space in the roof of a home, adding headroom,... sizes, gabled dormers can accommodate a single window and act as an architectural... using a gable. Here's before and after. Very nice!... Paint Your Door Yellow Knee braces support the front and side gables on this Northwest... Centered above the entrance, a gabled dormer draws the eye upward on this San Diego..."
Storage Space Gem: Above the Refrigerator
Underutilized space above the refrigerator has valuable kitchen storage potential. These ideas for cabinets and more help you maximize it
"space above the refrigerator has valuable kitchen storage potential. These ideas... space above the refrigerator. Design the area above the fridge to blend in with... work best above a bottom-coils fridge, but _only_ above a bottom-coils fridge. I'd just... opening above the fridge instead of 2 cabinets with glass doors and lights that I might... used it above our double ovens, but it could be used above the fridge as well. We..."
Home Above the Range: Smart Uses for Cooktop Space
With pot fillers, shelves, racks and more, you can get the most function out of the space above your kitchen range
"to put above our new cooktop. I'm considering several possibilities. For function... placed above the stove will see some cooking mess, so they need to be wipeable and... and food above the cooktop, as high temperatures can make them undesirable for consumption... handy above the stove. These photos show some ideas in action.... cabinets above my counter tops. I am going to go for French-type ceiling-to-floor p... cabinets and ceiling. Hopefully, you will have determined the flue for the ventilator that..."
A Window Above the Bathroom Sink: Feature or Flaw?
"window above the kitchen sink. But put that window above a bathroom sink, and I think... right above the sink is pretty handy — you can see what you're doing when you brush... window above the sink is not a flaw, but a feature. Browse bathroom designs | Find... (counter to ceiling mirror strip, window, counter to ceiling mirror "strip"). Slkaustex... windows above the vanity, if we follow the architects' current plans. It will be beautiful..."
Houzz Tour: Serenity and Harmony Above Manhattan
City chaos stays well outside this soothing apartment, designed to be luxurious but low maintenance for a family with twin boys
Over-the-Door Shelves Offer Sneaky Storage
Capitalize on the serendipitous space above a door with shelving filled with whatever suits your fancy
"space above a door with shelving filled with whatever suits your fancy... Over-the-door shelving systems let untapped space work as sneaky storage.... enough ceilings to have over-the-door space! After door facing, I got maybe 3" --... shelf above the door (and shoe shelves behind it). That space is just great for suitcases... garage door. We had almost 2 ft. of unused but very visible space when the door is... cabinets above 2 doors in our new kitchen Those will be accessed by a sliding library..."
Supporting Act: Exposed Wood Trusses in Design
"tucked above a ceiling. Take away that ceiling, and the structural role it plays in... houses, gable or pitched-roof forms are fairly common. They serve to shed snow and... remove the ceiling in our 8 foot tall family room and expose the trusses up above, getting... removing a ceiling reveals trusses that can be left exposed. The examples above, as jared... beamed ceiling, and I'm looking for lighting that will highlight the beams and create..."
Design Details: Moldings — or Not?
"trim your doors, floors and ceilings... walls and ceilings, traditional wood architectural moldings are what generally come to... s and ceilings, then here are some truly unusual, beautiful and fun alternatives... surround a door so I'm going to leave it up there. suburbandecorista -- Well, in my... open the door. We have lots of fabulous periods for architecture -- art deco -- victorian... photo, the ceiling molding is beautiful - traditional in style but wider. newmouse --..."
Houzz Tour: Traditional Meets Modern in a Missouri Farmhouse
Don't be fooled by the gable form. This spacious home on 3 acres has many modern surprises up its sleeve
"by the gable form. This spacious home on 3 acres has many modern surprises up its... sliding barn door and the way the chandelier lowers to reach the candles! I've never seen... have a door; a door is provided at the bathroom but not otherwise. Like the corridor... traditional gable houses. What might not be apparent from the outside is that these fairly... anything, the gable form, the standing-seam metal roof, and the oversized dormers attract..."
Quick! Look Up! Don't Miss That Kitchen Ceiling!
"concept, the ceiling as focal point. If a space is an open floorplan, a ceiling focal point... consider the ceiling, as the ceiling can send many different design messages. It can tip... (windows/doors) with the ceiling design. It must not be left to chance, or later co... , the ceiling of a kitchen or nearby breakfast area can be an unexpected, and creative... of the ceiling in the opposite way as you might otherwise - that is, a VERY important..."