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Renovation Detail: Board and Batten Siding
Classic board and batten siding adds timeless appeal to traditional homes, modern structures and every style in between
"batten siding adds timeless appeal to traditional homes, modern structures and every... beautifully sided homes. As of late, I've been snoozing with visions of homes with board... style of siding is that there is no standard for board or batten widths and spacings... and the siding, with the wide boards going up next and the battens last.... blue B&B siding. Here is a picture of the side of the house. We had board and batten..."
9 Top Siding Materials
Everyone knows brick and stucco, but what about fiber cement and metal? Learn about the options in exterior siding before you choose
"The siding of a house is like the clothing we wear. Our choice of clothes depends... change our siding material easily. Even though we can change colors and accessories depending... exterior siding choices will help you pick one that goes the distance for your house... great siding for contemporary architecture. It gives a little bit of industrial style... that's the siding I would use -- probably in some combination with the fiber cement panels..."
'Shou-Sugi-Ban' Is Setting the Siding World on Fire
"wood siding created by a Japanese burning technique is now alighting in the Western... Japanese siding produced by a process called shou-sugi-ban. Translated as "the burning... pests. Siding created by this method also has an expected life span of more than 80... cedar siding silvers out to the most lovely low- or no-maintenance siding in an otherwise... make the siding last so long! How is it that I've never heard of this technique? Thanks..."
Fiber Cement Siding Takes a Front Seat
Not just a wood or vinyl substitute, fiber cement is a stellar siding choice in its own right for modern home exteriors
"stellar siding choice in its own right for modern home exteriors... commonly used siding for houses. More than just a heavy-duty replacement for wood or vinyl... vinyl siding (fiber cement panels are termite and rot resistant and virtually maintenance... exciting siding, but it feels honest, and versatile. Is this material available/recommended... cement lap siding on our entire house. It came primed and then we painted it gray with..."
Seal the Deal With Fiber Cement Siding
Chameleon-like, durable and low maintenance, fiber cement gives home exteriors of all shapes and styles a winning edge
"considered re-siding their house or building an addition or a new home has heard of it.... as lap siding and as trim pieces. Because it's durable (many manufacturers warranty... ideal siding choice. Architects and designers have taken to this material's adaptability... horizontal lap siding for traditional-style homes, but it also comes in panels that mimic... like wood siding. This makes for easy touch-ups and repairs as well as the ability to..."
A Pattern Language: Light From Two Sides
"on Two Sides of Every Room — purports that the success or failure of a room is determined... on two sides creates a better social atmosphere. Over three decades later we can... on two sides is not always easy or even possible. Think of infill houses in cities... light on 2 sides. Thanks for sharing. Thank you for this post. I would be very happy if... from two sides. Glazing on opposite sides draws light from two directions, tracking..."
Get the Story of Wonderful Windows From Both Sides
Consider the ins and outs of these unusual glass architectural features to see how marvelous windows can be
"from one side to the other. This quality alone makes glass unique in buildings, and... green remodel in chilly Anacortes, WA. I love to gaze out at my "private park" filled... Houzz remodeling section Modern architecture's elimination of the window in favor... change in siding. More typical rectangular windows derive many of their differences from... the bark siding. The inclusion of divided panes also gives the window a finer scale..."
Come On Over To The Dark Side - Tips On Dark Kitchen Cabinetry!
Breakfast Nooks, Sunny Side Up
Banish early-morning darkness with a bright breakfast nook — even if a window is only in your dreams
How to Tap the Potential of a Big Side Yard
"plus-size side yard. More: Beautiful ideas for skinny side yards... either side of your home is nearly as large as the structure itself, you may feel... large side yard gives you a chance to think big and go bold. Treat that vast space... trimming or remodeling and keeping the restoration costs down by only having to do some... either side prevent anyone from side-stepping the journey. Hard and soft elements... This side yard treatment is both attractive and neighbor friendly. This side yard..."
Enjoy the Simpler Side of Christmas Decorations
You don't have to go all out to show some holiday cheer; here are great decorating ideas for the minimalist or modernist
Houzz News: Remodeling Heats Up
With the U.S. economy showing signs of recovery, homeowners invest in quality, livability and "a place to make their own"
"that the Remodeling Market Index had risen to its highest level in 5 years. According... Builders, remodeling sentiment is at its highest since 2007, and should continue to increase... Some remodels are based on changes in family life — a parent or a child moving in... clear: Remodeling is king right now, and it's not going anywhere anytime soon. More:... the home remodeler side, we have seen quite a large uptick in business over the last..."
Survive Your Home Remodel: 11 Must-Ask Questions
"then remodeling one is all about planning, planning, planning. We’ve all heard the... travails of remodeling a house. And there’s really nothing you can do but be prepared.... extensive remodel or renovation, here are 11 questions you’ll want to ask, plus what... surviving a remodel. We weathered a few unexpected turns in our remodel on the strength... pay the remodeling loan off quickly. Good side is that the house will be completely..."
Discover the Ins and Outs of Pocket Doors
Get both sides of the pocket door story to figure out if it's the right space separator for your house
"both sides of the pocket door story to figure out if it's the right space separator... of both sides to help you decide if pocket doors are right for your new house or remodel... builder or remodeler uses quality hardware, it's not something you can replace easily... time of remodel. We love them. I grew up with a grandparent who had the gorgeous heavy... the next remodel as I would prefer that room division to be sound proof (ahem). Lots..."
Give Me a Wall, a Roof, or a House of Glass