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221 stone bridge Ideabooks
Bridges Home: A Sense of Entry
"examples use bridges and other atypical walkways to dramatize the movement across this threshold... wonder if a bridge entry needs to lead to a fairly unique home. I can't see one bringing... use of bridges as an entry to "the castle". Gorgeous! wonderful idea book... utilizes a bridge, this time a narrow bridge with guardrails. Here the bridge seems to... This bridge carries people over a small creek lined with large stones. It's a very..."
Raw Materials Revealed: Brick, Block and Stone Help Homes Last
Learn about durable masonry essentials for houses and landscapes, and why some weighty-looking pieces are lighter than they look
"block and stone. In this time of increased attention to green building, it's important... to add stone to your home, stone veneer or manufactured stone is a great alternative... traditional stone. Manufactured stone comes in a variety of styles and colors; manufactured... manufactured stone from Heritage Stone by ProVia is made with hand-crafted molds designed... actual stones as templates. The stones are cut and ordered so that there is no d..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Style With Wood, Stone and Color
"wood, stone, color and building green. This house, designed by Thomas Roszak for... terrace/bridge feature. In general, how many readers like the big wide-open feeling... foyer is a stone wall that cuts down on any view into the interior. The transition between... of the stone wall, we get a view to the backyard through the large space. We can also... the same stone wall. It is also used for one side of the stair connecting this level..."
Houzz Tour: Fairy Tale Gatehouse in Minnesota
This cozy cottage in Minnesota blends fine antiques with reclaimed materials from bridge pilings, city streets and Midwestern barns
"materials from bridge pilings, city streets and Midwestern barns... "resembles a stone cottage seen in France or England." To get the look, he studied the details... reclaimed stone, brick and dog-eared cut slate on the outside and reclaimed beams, ceiling... love the stone. What more does anyone need? WOW! One of the coolest houses ever featured... elements- stone, reclaimed wood, post and beam, divided light windows, wide plank floors-..."
Pave the Way to Landscape Style With Flagstone
Define a patio, build a path, make a fire pit ... learn about flagstone's many uses, plus costs and considerations, here
"back. Stone is heavy! Even just a 4 lb stone gets you sore after 100+ repetitions... I love stone however, I am a DIYer. I made our path out of field stone gathered from... creeks, stone bridges, flowering trees, boulder settings. A curvy flagstone path... on the stone, the stone will lift and tilt in place and never is very stable. Having... crushed stone base is to prevent the stone from working into the soil beneath it. It..."
Roots of Style: Where Did Your House Get Its Look?
Explore the role of architectural fashions in current designs through 5 home styles that bridge past and present
"styles that bridge past and present... gables, stone work, shingles, architectural detail etc. We love it. Really beautiful... beautiful stone walls, jaydee818. Thank you for posting. Love your house, jaydee818. Does... Like the stone exterior and roof. Steven, this is a very informative article, than... use of stone, and of Beaux-Arts architecture with the detailed articulation of the..."
So Your Style Is: Eclectic
This playful, personal home design style shakes up conventions and bridges the gap between other looks. Here's how to master the mix
Passageways Celebrate Getting from Here to There
"stairs, bridges and other transitional spaces into sensory journeys... stairs, bridges (which I've also looked at) and other spaces devoted to moving from... areas. A bridge connects the two. Stone and wood are the primary materials, the former... elevation, the bridge connects the upper floor of the lower side and the bottom level of the... This bridge, seen looking toward where the previous photo was taken, also acts as..."
Garden Tour: Three Levels of Outdoor Living
Tuscan Travels Inspire a Granite Outdoor Kitchen in Maine
Serving up gourmet pizza and big views, this stone-laden cooking and entertaining space can cater to a crowd
"this stone-laden cooking and entertaining space can cater to a crowd... Fabulous stone work - who is the artist that created this? And at what cost? I am... Freshwater Stone - link is under the first photo. I am always dazzled by their work -... buy the stone around the pizza oven The outdoor kitchen looks amazing !! What a fabulous... quarried stone comprise this outdoor space, from the walls that hold it up to the kitchen..."
Houzz Tour: 'Hobbit House' in Pennsylvania Countryside
This tiny Pennsylvania cottage and private museum takes its inspiration from J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy world
"Love the Stone Work! Can someone please tell me the Manufacturer & Colour of the Stone... Heavy Stone? This cottage is adorable!!! I love so many of the custom features... Amazing stone & carpentry work! True craftsmanship. Where can I book my weekend? Ha... old tiny stone house. Now all I need is a deeper wallet and a creative contractor to... is how stone is meant to be used! Not strewn about some pond with no concept of..."
Houzz Tour: All Glass Outside, Warm Wood Inside
Wood and stone balance transparent outer walls in this Gulf Islands home, for an open and warm feeling all over
"d and stone balance transparent outer walls in this Gulf Islands home, for an open... wood and stone, making it open to its surroundings yet a warm environment to be inside... with stone walls and smaller windows on the lower level and large wood beams and... floor bridges part of the property, allowing the landscape to flow under the house... (which bridges the landscape) to the library and master suite at the end. A stair..."
8 Great Ways to Use Landscape Pavers
"Stepping Stones Define a Space While Adding Affordable Style... pebble and stone 12x12s that sucked the soul of my neighbors' yards, I have taken a liking... slabs of stone. Here's a look at some successful uses of these great-looking, purposeful... pavers. Stone pebbles and wood chips are better alternatives albeit they canget out... that used stone slabs and cobbles that I designed for a client. My husband and I wanted..."
How to Design a Storybook Cottage
A client’s request: “Build me a house where Disney meets Tudor.” The architect explores the details that make the style
"small stone bridge into a large reflection pond. We also had stone lined walking... have some stone! (If only a stone fireplace!) Do you get to sing "hi ho, hi ho it's... enough to bridge the front walk, and reach a stone pillar that supports it. You could... natural stone (any) pathway, wood storage/shed, outdoor shower, stain glass windows... them - stone chimneys and fireplaces, roses, arches and cozy window seats. Best of..."
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
"serve as a bridge between the two. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Barney and Nancy... warmth with stone and metal. Perfect! This is an amazing home! I love how the fire place... wood, stone, etc. It has taken me 5 years after retirement to downsize from a 3bed/2car... with the stone fireplace... I couldn't have done that. As a builder, simple and clean... how the stone fireplace goes up the house and connects with the bathroom as described..."