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832 split level island Ideabooks
Step Up Your Split-Level Spec House
Three off-the-rack split-level homes, three dramatically different renovations. Let your favorite be your guide
"off-the-rack split-level homes, three dramatically different renovations. Let your favorite... of the split-level variety. All appear to be originally built from standard plan... these split-level houses, each has become more efficient and more enjoyable — less... traditional split level that has only two levels with the entry in the middle of the floors... GIVE THE SPLIT MORE RESPECT. i apprciate teh comments regarding spli level 1, as the..."
These Split-Level Homes Get the Style Right
"two. Split those levels, and the square footage works harder. The downside? Split... Modern split levels seen from the exterior and interior are bringing the look back... boring split levels; these designs are sleek and sophisticated.... Split levels can be downright ugly. Let's take a look at some designers and homeowners... up in a split level. There were 4 staircases. I love split level Split level redo... a 1969 split level that we're continually updating.I grew up in a split and have always..."
My Houzz: Added Space and Style for a 1960s Split Level
With a new second story and downstairs suite, custom touches and midcentury pieces, this Portland family home suits 3 generations
My Houzz: Contemporary Split-Level in Chicago
An art-collecting Illinois family transforms their 1950s home, starting with a complete color redesign
Home Styles: Split Personality
"y for split-levels. I'm not surprised — the split is one of the most polarizing house... while: Split-levels are flooding the market as their original baby-boomer occupants... traditional split level in Virginia and I own a 1960's contemporary split level in Alabama... to de-split level, the split level. He did an amazing job and we love our almost... love our split-level home in the country- but maybe not because of its levels. We love..."
Level Changes: Defining Spaces
"case. Split-level houses may require intermediate levels. Mezzanines may be inserted... changes in level but as continuous flat surfaces, extending from exterior wall to exterior... Changes in level inside houses may be more expensive than flat floor plates, and they... ways that level changes impact the flow of interior spaces, be they open, closed, or... change in level in the foreground. This house also uses changes in level to differentiate..."
Narrow-Room Solution: Split It Up
Breakups can be therapeutic when they yield distinct living and dining areas and great style to boot
How to Design a Kitchen Island
Size, seating height, all those appliance and storage options ... here's how to clear up the kitchen island confusion
"design an island can be confusing for homeowners. Houzz's discussion boards are full... kitchen island size. While there's no set formula for figuring out how to size an... an island, some measurement guidelines can help. Kitchen designers Thomas Ahmann and... kitchen island, starting with asking yourself six basic questions.... handle to island). The huge island (unfortunately all one level) also becomes the "dumping..."
Roots of Style: Midcentury Styles Respond to Modern Life
See how postwar lifestyles spawned a range of styles, including minimalist traditional, ranch, split level and modern shed. What's next?
"ranch, split level and modern shed. What's next?... in the split-level style, the higher level has a front-facing gable, while the lower... contemporary split level in Virginia illustrates the opportunity for vaulted ceilings on... century. Split Level Though this style is more accurately a category and can be executed... traditional split level, a prominent entrance porch has been added to establish a more... Denver split-level house has been converted into a contemporary and chic abode. Note..."
Houzz Tour: Modern, Staggered Montreal House
Split front to back by a central atrium, this sleek and cool family home in Canada has a unique design in more ways than one
"Split front to back by a central atrium, this sleek and cool family home in Canada... atrium that splits the house into two parts: front and back. The skeletal base linking... linking the levels is also unique: It's a staircase that marries natural steel and walnut... mezzanine level. The resulting house is sleek and cool, energized and warmed by a top-floor... fills each level with natural light. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A creative..."
Houzz Tour: Between Sea and Sky on Raft Island
"on Raft Island overlooks Carr Inlet on the southern end of Puget Sound, Washington... on Raft Island, Gig Harbor, Washington Size: Main house, 3,200 square feet; separate... to raft island before to have a leaded glass door fixed by a glass artisan, it is a... Natural splits in the single slab of Sequoia are joined together with a Japanese method... this Raft Island home is a virtual museum holding extraordinary pieces of art within..."
An Irish Island Gets a Most Meaningful Installation
Modern design meets ancient traditions in County Mayo, in architecture that celebrates spirit of place
"graduate-level Cultures and Sacred Space concentration and studios at The Catholic... on the island of Inishturk in County Mayo, Ireland. This ideabook looks at how the... of the island. They seem to be fighting it, not complementing it. @Liz Kidd, exactly... on an island with no buses.... on the island, furthering envisioning it as a shrine, a respite, an interpretation... with the island's six family names: Heanue, Heaney, O’Toole, Concannon, Faherty and..."
Kitchen Solution: The Main Sink in the Island
"in the Island Creates a Super-Efficient Work Area — and Keeps the Cook Centerstage... in the island can save your kitchen layout and functionality. While many people might... examples of islands with sinks. Thank you! When you put the sink in the island and you... in the island. Embracing the concept wholeheartedly I use my benchtop island fully... in the island. surely the zink in the middle of the kitchen / island would only..."
7 Ways to Let Your Kitchen Island Wine and Dine You
Fine dining at home, no reservations required? Just style your kitchen's hardworking island as an elegant dining table
"hardworking island as an elegant dining table... kitchen island, you have lots of options for gracious dining, too.... kitchen island (really a peninsula) with the fireplace at the end....very cozy.... multi-level countertops. Nothing robs a kitchen of utility more than distinctively... separate levels of dining/food prep Thank you, great idea. I have a tiny house and... Outfit the island with a sturdy surface. Since your kitchen island doubles as a prep station..."
6 Ways to Rethink the Kitchen Island
When an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very stylish kitchen setups
"en an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very... kitchen island can be a very functional and beautiful centerpiece of a kitchen design... spaces an island can feel more cumbersome than useful. If you are feeling the urge to... from the island-centric kitchen, check out our bevy of inspiring ideas below.... on an island. Apple pie, anyone? I like using a two level island. It distinguishes..."