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Architect's Toolbox: Partner a Window With Its View
"match with windows that consider the scenery and the overall feel of a home... Should the window act alone or be organized with other windows? These and other questions... type of view do you have, and how do you want to capture this view to make it part... Should the window help create a larger room or should it frame a view? Should the window... of your windows. And how you answer will have a significant impact on the nature of..."
Expand Your View with Picture Windows
"pane-free windows make a clear connection between indoors and out... *Picture windows can cost less than similarly-sized windows with moving parts *Opportunity... Frame the Views With Divided-Light Windows... cture windows — large fixed windows typically without glazing bars — are a great... special view. Preservationists may holler at the idea of picture windows in certain... but, as with anything, there is a time and a place for picture windows. Especially..."
Frame the View with Divided-Light Windows
"-pane windows add architectural interest to rooms of any style... large windows and doors. Expensive homes were often outfitted with window panes laid... Some windows may feel like pesky glass and frame obstructing a great view, while... render the view secondary. Divided-light windows, also known as multi-light, fall into... guides to window styles This type of window is beautiful and adds architectural interest..."
6 Ways to Deal With a Bad View Out the Window
You can come out from behind the closed curtains now. These strategies let in the light while blocking the ugly
"beautiful view raises a home’s value. But can a bad view actually lower its value? Los... living room window,” says Kinnaird. He identifies large, unkempt utility poles and rundown... ruining views for potential home buyers.... by that window. Not only is my view scary and ugly looking out, this is the view of... covered my window with a magnolia "stained glass" window film. Cheap, perfect and done... several windows in our house--our windows line up with the neighbors. It works great..."
Color Your Home's View With Stained Glass
Interiors get an enchanting perspective with stained glass windows, doors and fixtures that dapple the light
"perspective with stained glass windows, doors and fixtures that dapple the light... glass windows in the family room. I had the windows commissioned by the late Roy... disappoint with the two windows. They were my favorite things in the whole house. We moved... those windows with me because I loved them so much. In the end they stayed because... for life with my small children. Additions I made to the house included two beautiful..."
Play the Trading Game With Kitchen Storage and Views
Cabinets have their place, of course, but just imagine handling kitchen tasks with a glorious panorama for company
"tasks with a glorious panorama for company... built with a single window above the kitchen sink. Usually tiny and with a lot of... kitchens with amazing views don't miss that little window and extra cabinetry at all... between the window sill and the sink, these windows allowed the person washing dishes a... light and view while toiling away. And these small windows used a minimum of wall space... and a view for the sake of mere efficiency. But over the years, the headstrong..."
Dream Spaces: Bedrooms With Amazing Views
Soaring over the city or nestled amidst nature, these sleeping spaces focus on the most divinely designed feature of all
"for one with a knockout view. I’m know I’d sleep more sweetly if my last waking sight... designed with a view of the great outdoors.... wraparound windows without worrying about the cost. Here, then, are some drop-dead gorgeous... enjoy the view without dealing with window issues. All the views are divine, and I am... homes with breathtaking views and landscapes. Homes with such beautiful views deserve... plain with a view even though some of these views are spectacular. Does anyone have..."
Houzz Tour: Colorful and Eclectic, With a Coveted View
Nobody wanted to buy this stucco box in Los Angeles, despite the water view. But after 7 years of renovating, the owners are glad they did
"water view. But after 7 years of renovating, the owners are glad they did... reservoir, the views of which are coveted (not as much as ocean views, but homes by the reservoir... “stucco box with zero charm, small windows and thick carpets,” Guy says, they decided to... collaborating with architect Ana Henton, then nearly six more years working out the kinks... Huge windows weren't enough, so they had to punch out five skylights to brighten..."
Frame Your Views With Great Moldings and Casings
"to Work With Trim to Give Your Space Depth and Interest... framed view that doesn't detract from a fabulous window treatment. Really, the options... and/or windows go a long way to define a room's feel. Even the simplest, off-the-shelf... turret with 5 windows, adjoining the dining room with three windows and French Doors... walls with the same flat paint and then I coated the moldings with glossy acrylic... is open with only an archway dividing the space, so there are alot of windows, connecting..."
Bathrooms with a View
"bathrooms with a lack of windows and glass block. Now, for those who have neighbors close... flooded with natural light and provide gorgeous views.... clear windows available where you can see out but no one can see in. Of course, if... tree top views from the tub.... Mstr Tub areas with views . Hi Becky, I am really interested... or bath with nothing on the window. I don't care how high in the sky I am. Just my..."
Daring Bathrooms with a View
"these windows are probably that special glass where no one can see in, or are placed... next to a window. Contemplating nature when one is au naturale is relaxing. What's... better view than a beautiful tree when Calgon is taking you away? Here are some beautiful... + the view = the feeling of sea and sky. A great view from the tub. Frosted glass... This window allows you to gaze outdoors from the shower stall and the tub. In addition..."
Why We Want a House With a Great View
Research shows that just looking at nature has powerful mental benefits. Here's how to get a boost — with or without a million-dollar view
"boost — with or without a million-dollar view... hospital with a view of nature compared with patients with a view of a brick wall. He... patients with the better view recovered more quickly, had fewer negative comments about... those with the brick wall view.... million view. That’s an interesting thing when you really think about it. For someone... what that view might entail, but about what humans desire. A space could be small and..."
My Houzz: Austin Haven with Amazing Views
", but with natural elements to tie their home to the beautiful panoramic views.... With a strong focus on the topography, the architect created a linear home with... north-facing windows to bring in cool light, protect the home's south-facing walls, and... plate with an array of natural materials to promote the ambiance of the home's setting... working with design professionals, Nan says, "We think we know what we like, but sometimes..."
Kitchen of the Week: Cooking With Creekside Views in Maryland
"water views like this, you want to make the most of them. That was the case for a... Maryland, with two school-age children; they wanted to highlight their home’s scenic... layout with a large, versatile island in the middle of the room that gave them the... kitchen with great views. I cook a lot. In my opinion, the range under the window... drawback to window above stove is that you are limited with window treatments... as you..."
A Room with a View: Designing Around a Panorama
"to the view, the view, the view." Designing a home around a view presents a challenge... Even with great views, I always choose divided lights for at least the windows... "frame" the view to start with. The vertical floor to ceiling windows are perfect for tall... design with a view, I always find it remarkable that furniture is typically placed... placed with the back to the view, or centered on a fireplace that will almost never be..."