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373 glass facade Ideabooks
Houzz Tour: A Modern Addition Joins a Historic California Home
Two design pros give their century-old home extra breathing room while boosting its energy efficiency
"front facade. Thanks for you focused observation. To be clear, the Niles District... at the glass as half full? Believe me, you should. We get to have our next door... all that glass? It would be hot in the summer. But the architect shows in his drawing... row of glass on the back will almost never get sun plus a wall screens much of the... in the glass wall at the back that is shaded by an overhang will not admit sun in..."
When Does a House Become a Home?
Getting settled can take more than arranging all your stuff. Discover how to make a real connection with where you live
"leaded glass doors, and stained glass windows above. At first I wondered why if felt... cardboard facade. As soon as we walked into our current home I knew it was mine. We had... wood and glass, but once i saw the magnificent historical houses in NOLA, I fell in... original glass in them. I enjoy sitting on my porch on summer evenings with a book..."
5 Questions for Design Stars
"curtain with glass or frosted glass sliding doors to open up your space. Replacing your... Recycled glass tiles will make the bathroom sparkle, as well as look larger. So, keep... tile with glass tile or something like swanstone. Or, replace the entire tub with one... etc. Add glass floating shelves for additional storage. Replace the floor tile with... clear glass doors on the shower, and its a huge difference. we used 16" diag tiles..."
Clues to Your Home's Architectural History
"house the facade is pretty plain, the siding (in this photo at least) matches all the... walls of glass towards an atrium garden. It would be heavenly if it also had a low pitched... the only glass block installation system with internal illumination capabilities, for... your glass block project. La mejor solución para el jardín, una mesa hecha de palés... iling glass windows and sliding glass doors, large beams, tongue and groove ceilings..."
Travel Guide: Vancouver for Design Lovers
You'll find more than just great architecture in this diverse coastal Canadian city — terrific parks, shops, eateries and museums abound too
"only the facade remains, repeating the same glass and concrete tower podium (steel!... Seattle. The glass & mirrored buildings reflect light, which is so hard to come by in the... repetitive glass towers grow a bit old, and some of the architecture coming out of other... blown glass.Grown from humble food truck beginnings, Tacofino now has a restaurant... with a glass-bottom pool visible from inside the suites. Unfortunately, the Keefer..."
Houzz Tour: Complexity Hides Inside a Concrete Box
Don't be fooled by the monolithic exterior. This Canadian home is more open, light and multifaceted than it may seem
"through the glass front door and windows no less, to get to the bathroom. On the second... wipe the glass of the window standing in the tub after releasing the hot water ? @Mario... Southern facade of this house is concerned,... according to newly learned facts about... add a glass floor above that foyer to reduce noise and increase square footage. I... floors and glass, found in the railings and in a frosted-glass door visible on the wall..."
Houzz Tour: Baroque Minimalism in New Jersey
Modern furniture meets ornate elements in a 19th-century Hoboken brownstone, renovated with respect for its original features
"the rear facade of the house. I also am not a fan of modernism, but I could live in... leaded glass windows in the bath are beautiful as is that staircase (painted or otherwise... stained glass windows upstairs. I think for the most part the modern furnishings work... modernist glass-and-concrete house in Florida share the same sensibility: subtly skewed... frameless glass shower and a toilet enclosure now occupy what was once a small bathroom..."
Homes That Might Be Trying to Tell You Something
Happy range hoods, a judgmental fireplace ... once you start noticing faces around the house, you may see them everywhere
"love the glass behind the fireplace though...as a kid I saw faces everywhere in my house... stained glass panel for the bathroom and when I proudly showed it to my son he said... martini glass. My daughter and I see this all the time as we drive around town. I... change the facade of my current house, which looks angry to me, to something more pleasant... for a glass of that scotch over there. This fireplace is not amused with your midcentury..."
How to Wash Your House
Avoid damage to siding and plants while getting your home's exterior shining clean, with this guide to using pressure washers and hoses
"walls of glass, the exterior blinds and the wooden decks. I would add that the power... roof and facade tend to get mildewed. The best, most gentle product we've used which... older glass, so I use an Ettore window squeege with an extension pole.. Pressure... single pane glass which is true, but that's only part of the risks. In California and other... break the glass, especially in older homes with single-pane windows. How to pressure..."
My Houzz: Better Flow for Feasts and Family in Alabama
"style facade, have muntins (divided lights), but the ones on other sides are more... plain glass. Did they want unencumbered views? I prefer consistency in window and... throws, glass art, flowers,,,,anything to bring up the lack of color. I understand... with a glass of wine and good book. Nicely done! Love it !!! Beautiful!!! Beautiful..."
Houzz Tour: Nestling Into the Rural Pennsylvania Landscape
Regional barns and nature provide the inspiration for a new home sited between a meadow and the woods
"much the glassed rear view, the choice of barn wood, especially the barn wood shown... inside. The facade is not jaw dropping though and a little standard. Our house has no... front facade of the house is a mishmash and looks incomplete. I agree with the person... on the facade. Although the house is made entirely of insulated concrete formwork... top, the facade’s materials help it fit into the region. “It’s a collage of materials..."
House-Hunting Help: If You Could Pick Your Home Style ...
Love an open layout? Steer clear of Victorians. Hate stairs? Sidle up to a ranch. Whatever home you're looking for, this guide can help
"box and glass" aesthetic. Who says Cape Cods provide little storage room? They usually... brick facade. The kitchen and family room were open, but the formal living and dining... front facade needs help! But the links here to split-level issues are awesome thank... symmetrical facade, two stories and a formal entrance front and center.Is it for you? Colonial... expanses of glass, crisp architectural lines and open plans.Is it for you? Lovers of modern..."
Houzz Tour: A Happy-Trails Home on a California Field
Horse-loving homeowners look to barns and equestrian references for their light and bright new build
Houzz Tour: Fieldstone Divides and Connects a Wisconsin Home
Modern architecture looks right at home on its site, thanks in part to a bold north-south wall of local stone
"quarters glass. I love angular modern lines, but as an ecological energy conservationist... windows/glass. Dense, thick adobe and concrete walls offer higher energy-saving insulation... guess glass walls would work for you. Beautiful home. I especially like the dining... paned glass? I can't imagine this house feeling warm during a Wisconsin winter without... concrete and glass until the weather is -20 degrees outside, and the sun hasn't been shining..."
Design Workshop: Materials That Tell a Story
"covered with glass. The surround has not been painted yet and some nail holes can be seen... support the glass, it is completely sealed so nothing can crawl up behind, imagine that... fixed the glass to the wall, and the stainless steel support, please? Also, did you... special glass, or...? Great topic. Reminds me of another story, albeit a bit older... proof glass but I was told there was not such a product but I do live in a regional..."