416 glass facade Stories
Houzz Tour: Making Midcentury Modern Work for Modern Times
"home’s facade midcentury modern flair, floods the main floor with natural light and... cleans the glass? Not my style, but I love the way they creatively solved the problem... original facade that I like a lot. The interior is perfect, great use of MCM style.... stone facade would flow better if the same material was used continuously. The interior... with the glass shower surround just make the whole space look bigger. As to the roofline..."
My Houzz: Three Stories of Serenity in a Toronto Townhouse
"classic facade was a row of three-story townhouses built on the school's former playing... have a glass framed picture or anything heavy on the wall above or over a bed. Nothing... sheet of glass falling on your head because of an earthquake or any other unexpected... room. Glass panels were the answer. Portraits of Soskolne's daughters by Canadian... a vast glass building that burned to the ground in the Victorian era.Contractor: Oakville..."
Creative Spaces: Are You Making the Most of Your Hall?
"utilitarian facade, check out these inspirational hallways. Who knows? You may just... do the glass doors on either side bring in lots of interest and light, the cement... does that glass ceiling in the first picture work? Do they walk on it? How do they... all that glass allows light to poor in and brightens your home's interior. Using a half..."
Architectural Sunscreens Take the Heat Off Homes
"interest to a facade. Major credit for these sun-blocking structures goes to architect... outside, in glasses accessories give much originality. Filter light, controlling its intensity... of the glass windows. It can blend into the facade, too. Take the material of the... reveal the glass facade, depending on the homeowner's preference. Consider these many... hit the glass and enter the interior space, keeping your home cooler. Check out the..."
Can You Match These Faces With Their Famous Designs?
Architects' portraits are less familiar than their iconic designs, but take a good look — you might see a connection
"building facades than for their own faces. Celebrity architects today are exceptions... Smith glasses" these days ;) This was so much fun, reminded me of when that vintage... MY NEXT FACADE ! ;-)))) If you look at the image above (mrfh) you cannot not to... Johnson's own glass house was designed about 15 years before the left previous photo. The... black-framed glasses that he wore throughout his life, inspiring many that followed him..."
Houzz Planning: How to Choose a Front Door
"of the facade that makes a statement about who you are, and what people can expect... floral glass windows from home depot I cringe because it doesn't really match any... home's facade. A splash of red-orange on the exterior door adds a vibrant touch to... decorative glass window. Steel is most often chosen for its strength, and the fact that..."
Dutch Homes Deck Out for the Holidays
Showing that the proof of Christmas is not in the porch, these windows and doors in a Netherlands neighborhood send a festive message
Foursquare Homes Come Full Circle in U.S. Architecture
Originally plain and boxy, foursquares now incorporate Craftsman features and other charming architectural details
My Houzz: Minimalist Midcentury Bungalow in Canada
A 1940s Ontario bungalow gets a minimalist update with a clever architectural addition and a black and white palette
Houzz Tour: An Old Dairy Gets a Contemporary Twist
Soothing neutrals and a mix of old and new transform a dilapidated Suffolk dairy into an elegant home
Must-Know Modern Home: Villa Savoye
See the Parisian home that includes all of Le Corbusier's famous Five Points and has influenced generations of architects
"of the facade," in Le Corbusier's words. And in its manipulation of abstract form... semicircular glass walls on the ground floor. Here the columns are freestanding, removed... (especially facades). Lance LaVine, in his book Mechanics and Meaning in Architecture,... south facade is the most rear-like, stemming from the way the ground floor is not... behind the glass around the entry door. This structural flexibility comes from using concrete..."
Steer the Sun and Shade With Louvers
From Building Blocks to Buildings: Balanced Geometry in Architecture
"on the facades, while others are made from distinct objects/simple shapes that are... This facade is a great composition of rectangular and square cut-outs. Again, shapes... on the facade. Let's start off simple: Well, at first it looks like a simple arrangement... front facade shows the rectangles and squares that make up the inside of the triangle... modern glass piece emerges from two other pieces that look like Monopoly houses. I..."
What's Next for Our Homes' Exterior Design?
Take a mini tour of architecture's changing response to basic needs, throughout history and going forward
Houzz Tour: Open and Modern Seattle Remodel
A dining room addition and an all-new kitchen were just part of a renovation that turned a Seattle home from outdated to modern