kimberly peck architect
Architects & Designers
Bovina House entry rustic-entry
 

Bovina House entry

The goal of this project was to build a house that would be energy efficient using materials that were both economical and environmentally conscious. Due to the extremely cold winter weather conditions in the Catskills, insulating the house was a primary concern. The main structure of the house is a timber frame from an nineteenth century barn that has been restored and raised on this new site. The entirety of this frame has then been wrapped in SIPs (structural insulated panels), both walls and the roof. The house is slab on grade, insulated from below. The concrete slab was poured with a radiant heating system inside and the top of the slab was polished and left exposed as the flooring surface. Fiberglass windows with an extremely high R-value were chosen for their green properties. Care was also taken during construction to make all of the joints between the SIPs panels and around window and door openings as airtight as possible. The fact that the house is so airtight along with the high overall insulatory value achieved from the insulated slab, SIPs panels, and windows make the house very energy efficient. The house utilizes an air exchanger, a device that brings fresh air in from outside without loosing heat and circulates the air within the house to move warmer air down from the second floor. Other green materials in the home include reclaimed barn wood used for the floor and ceiling of the second floor, reclaimed wood stairs and bathroom vanity, and an on-demand hot water/boiler system. The exterior of the house is clad in black corrugated aluminum with an aluminum standing seam roof. Because of the extremely cold winter temperatures windows are used discerningly, the three largest windows are on the first floor providing the main living areas with a majestic view of the Catskill mountains.
URL
http://www.kimberlypeck.com

This photo has 8 questions

October 29, 2013
kleinelena wrote:
What type of wood did you use for the ceiling - is it oiled? Thanks
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Sophie Breau
Question regarding the walls, what is the wood species? Is it different species, stained different colors, or just naturally awesome like that?
    Bookmark   January 18, 2015 at 1:36AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
kimberly peck architect
it is oak that was stained with a mix of gray paint and stain to look like old barn wood
    Bookmark   January 18, 2015 at 8:05AM
Sign Up to comment
February 18, 2013
Tamela Greene wrote:
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
kimberly peck architect
thanks you....the doors are from Loewen
    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 2:11PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
Matériauthèques en Chaudière Appalaches
You have created by far ,the best , simple , beautiful , functional and full on light living place. I wish I could do the same here in Québec with Barn that I try to rescue...
    Bookmark   February 28, 2013 at 5:31PM
Sign Up to comment
December 2, 2012
robindale471 wrote:
What is the floor and where does it come from?
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
g1cker
Thats great , can you tell me what type of aggregate / concrete was used to get this look , its almost like metal.
    Bookmark   February 10, 2014 at 2:51AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
kimberly peck architect
actually that is just the reflectivity in the photograph- it is a basic gray, the degree to which the surface was polished and possibly the sealer that is put on also effects the shininess of the surface
    Bookmark   February 10, 2014 at 8:20AM
Sign Up to comment
November 28, 2012
Bonnie wrote:
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
kimberly peck architect
stainless steel, ikea
1 Like    Bookmark   November 28, 2012 at 2:13PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Bonnie
ikea? they look great!
thanks for getting back to me
    Bookmark   November 29, 2012 at 6:22AM
Sign Up to comment
November 20, 2014
stephenssmith wrote:
Steve Where did u get the barn wood or is not real wood
February 18, 2014
jensletten wrote:
What is the wood on the wall? How did you get it to look so awesome?
February 5, 2013
drakatou wrote:
these wood it's so goog what cind is?

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Reclaimed barn posts, beams and framing from Heritage Barns warm up the main floor. Most of the wood came from an old hops barn in upstate New York.Faux deer head: Tay Home

What Houzzers are commenting on:

cancerfreecali added this to cancerfreecali's Ideas
last Saturday
Concrete and bleached beams
ursamichele added this to Kitchen
last Saturday
stettler
mglennan1 added this to Kitchen
last Friday
Ceiling, wall and beams
cjtaylor1017 added this to cjtaylor1017's Ideas
last Friday
Rustic wall with beams and wood ceiling
debbieschooley added this to ds ideas
January 18, 2015
floor color
shawkins2008 added this to shawkins2008's Ideas
January 17, 2015
Wood
canaanjs09 added this to canaanjs09's ideas
January 12, 2015
floor
dolanelly added this to Bathroom Ideas
January 12, 2015
wall
poole_homes added this to Mom's
January 11, 2015
Ceiling color
micaifa added this to post and beam
January 11, 2015
wood work
emileetza added this to Kitchens
January 11, 2015
I LOVE this!
S Taylor added this to floors
January 11, 2015
The concrete slab was poured with a radiant heating system inside and the top of the slab was polished
15dreamer added this to living
January 10, 2015
wall example?
lwhitfie added this to lwhitfie's Ideas
January 10, 2015
Barn board wall accent
sabrinabean312 added this to sabrinabean312's Ideas
January 5, 2015
Wood and cement looks good
beth101 added this to basement
January 4, 2015
Wood wall
Trey Berry added this to barn homes interior
January 3, 2015
Yes
jduven added this to River House
January 3, 2015
color of the floor and the wood ceiling
Eric O'Brien added this to Eric O'Brien's Ideas
January 2, 2015
don't like the cement floor, but like the contrast of barnwood and metal
rhodebiker added this to CC other
January 2, 2015
barn old
Lee Weinstein added this to Lee Weinstein's Ideas
January 2, 2015
Old barn wood
soonervann added this to Garage attachment
January 1, 2015
Barn wood
marybethmcg added this to marybethmcg's ideas
December 30, 2014
concrete floors
tobyp added this to tobyp's ideas
December 28, 2014
Open. grey + white. Glass
661ggmaki added this to Kitchen
December 19, 2014
floor
pstonecover added this to pstonecover's ideas
December 18, 2014
I like the stainless next to the wood
arnoldwebbjr added this to Kitchen Ideas
December 13, 2014
The barn wood wall
sept13 added this to sept13's Ideas
December 10, 2014
The barnwood wall is beautiful
hcussimanio added this to mountain living
December 8, 2014
Wall in living to cover window
daveoleske added this to Floors
December 7, 2014
floors and exposed timber frame
speygirl added this to barn houses
December 1, 2014
Deer head possibility
heathersaunders added this to heathersaunders's Ideas
November 30, 2014
Wall
amyjor added this to amyjor's ideas
November 29, 2014
Rustic
daveoleske added this to kitchens
November 26, 2014
timber frame with concrete floors
kimberlymascola added this to Loft Kitchen
November 23, 2014
Kitchen
pattiecoffin added this to pattiecoffin's Ideas
November 23, 2014
wood with cement. love this
mdeyoung added this to cabin
November 21, 2014
Floors
jobloluc added this to jobloluc's ideas
November 19, 2014
fil électrique plafond
mbnickel added this to mbnickel's Ideas
November 18, 2014
Wood source
calixtaschuh added this to calixtaschuh's ideas
November 14, 2014
BARN BEAMS WALL
dundonald added this to BASEMENT
November 13, 2014
Random, I like this wood feature wall, would be easy to replicate
mollyhawker added this to Eagle Kitchen
November 13, 2014
cement floor
morganww added this to new house
November 10, 2014
Wood
jonesey71 added this to modern farmhouse
November 9, 2014
rustic concrete
sergerose added this to sous-sol
November 9, 2014
plafond en planches
hckincaid added this to vacation home
November 9, 2014
Concrete floors
tinakim added this to tinakim 2014
November 7, 2014
texture, light dark, rustic, moosehead
turnermira added this to Kaiholena 2
November 7, 2014
pendant
Pamela McKay added this to BR Grille
November 4, 2014
Beams
neerajalockart added this to Calle Ajo
November 2, 2014
concrete floors with wood walls
Leanna Filmon added this to beach house ideas
November 2, 2014
like this for guest cabin
colebj added this to colebj's ideas
November 1, 2014
Dog bowls
truvaneli added this to river house
November 1, 2014
Ceiling. See notes.
arj1003 added this to arj1003's Ideas
October 31, 2014
The wood and other materials used
zveldman added this to zveldman's Ideas
October 30, 2014
Kitchen
karenlynn added this to karenlynn's ideas
October 24, 2014
Walls
Stephanie Schulke added this to HUB
October 20, 2014
Floor
drmastores added this to drmastores's Ideas
October 18, 2014
Floor
taramcmanus added this to taramcmanus's Ideas
October 15, 2014
CF
kjomanor added this to kjolesz's ideas
October 14, 2014
Floor
charlavalusek added this to charlavalusek's Ideas
October 13, 2014
Nice wood walls.
Nili Katz added this to nili_katz's Ideas
October 12, 2014
Like this
nenatate2004 added this to cabin
October 10, 2014
concrete floor; rustic
Jack Guthrie added this to Jack Guthrie's Ideas
October 9, 2014
Cement floor
ejd1980 added this to Steamboat
October 8, 2014
Wall
Jayne Noland added this to Jayne Noland's Ideas
October 5, 2014
Paneling and modern kitchen
petitbonheur added this to Kitchen Ideas
October 5, 2014
imagine puce foyer de masse au centre love
pahish added this to pahish's Ideas
October 1, 2014
Barn wood
Donna Gingold added this to Farmhouse photos
September 30, 2014
cement floors
hawkjenkins added this to Patio Ideas
September 28, 2014
CABIN UPNORTH IDEA
rafaellopes added this to cabin decor
September 28, 2014
Light, antlers, wall
af4321 added this to af4321's ideas
September 23, 2014
idea
chanelb45 added this to Living Room
September 22, 2014
Cement flooring
rmccaul added this to Welsh Lighting
September 22, 2014
exposed cords draped from outlet across ceiling?
benstephanie added this to Bathroom Ideas
September 20, 2014
Rustic wood against concrete floor.
taylorjanie added this to taylorjanie's ideas
September 20, 2014
the dark wood
jerrod1000 added this to Ski Condo
September 19, 2014
Cabinets and wood counters
kristinabantjenkins added this to Green Ideas
September 17, 2014
The cement floors, the insulated slab, the heating and cooling system...
groundbear added this to groundbear's Ideas
September 15, 2014
Concrete floors
cabin75 added this to cabin75's Ideas
September 15, 2014
Floor
hlknutson added this to Kitchen
September 11, 2014
Beams
shellmabelle added this to shellmabelle's Ideas
September 11, 2014
Beams & barn wood walls
mcrandall26 added this to mcrandall26's ideas
September 11, 2014
concept and layout of entire house. mixing wood, concrete, steel. high ceilings, large windows
jnwink added this to basement floor
September 9, 2014
lines
Jennifer Biry added this to jennifer_biry's ideas
September 6, 2014
Concrete floor with barn wood
Jeff Gautier Inc added this to jagautir's Ideas
September 1, 2014
Lines
thutcheson added this to Vintage casual
August 26, 2014
More rustic vintage
mcknittey added this to Lakehouse ideas
August 23, 2014
Love the view to kitchen
mcgold added this to Family room
August 22, 2014
floor
slhobbs27 added this to Sheri's Rustic Home Ideas
August 21, 2014
Great rustic but modern kitchen
saintangel added this to rustic
August 21, 2014
Wood wall
Gail Dwyer added this to gail_dwyer2602845's Ideas
August 18, 2014
Wood paneling & industrial cabinets
birdbrain13 added this to birdbrain13's ideas
August 17, 2014
Cement floor
vaodavis added this to vaodavis's ideas
August 16, 2014
Floor
catlady1978 added this to wow house
August 16, 2014
Whole project
lhammel001 added this to lhammel001's Ideas
August 12, 2014
Floor color and design
Jason Winters added this to jason_winters1806671's ideas
August 9, 2014
ceiling
nataliewalker2013 added this to nataliewalker2013's Ideas
August 9, 2014
Cabinets
emilymayrodgers added this to Cop House
August 4, 2014
Kitchen and wood
chartec added this to chartec's Ideas
August 4, 2014
Beams and wood
Odiorne Landscaping Inc added this to katylorene's ideas
August 3, 2014
Beams
4451pleasantvalley added this to Exterior
August 1, 2014
Wood color
maalbert added this to Our first house
July 27, 2014
cement stain
pjfrank added this to pjfrank's ideas
July 27, 2014
stained concrete
jschwill added this to jschwill's Ideas
July 19, 2014
NEXT PHOTO IS BETTER VIEW OF THIS ROOM
stdavey added this to stdavey's ideas
July 17, 2014
Roof
abyagan added this to Dining
July 16, 2014
LIGHTING!
Lourdes added this to Kitchen Ideas
July 12, 2014
cement floors
twigglebop added this to Kitchen Ideas
July 11, 2014
Akrum cabinets with stainless steel finish
mistybeall added this to mistybeall's ideas
July 9, 2014
Yes!
carolinembabazi added this to carolinembabazi's Favorites
July 4, 2014
The wood
Cassie Chrismen added this to cassie_chrismen's ideas
July 3, 2014
elements
sophxxkisses added this to sophxxkisses's Ideas
July 3, 2014
Raw wood = good
katiewilkins515 added this to katiewilkins515's Ideas
June 30, 2014
Wall
greenbeansfamily added this to Love Shack Re-Do
June 30, 2014
floor
myndemmon added this to Martis Cement Floors
June 30, 2014
floor not too shiny
Michele Luongo added this to michele_luongo's Ideas
June 30, 2014
Walls
Rene Rainey added this to Barn House Ideas
June 27, 2014
awesome
mbgaviguy added this to mbgaviguy's Ideas
June 25, 2014
barnwood
deannademarigny added this to deannademarigny's ideas
June 24, 2014
theodore flooring
deannademarigny added this to Garden
June 24, 2014
chalis floor theodore
Larsen Whelan Ent Ltd added this to stevelwe's ideas
June 22, 2014
Barn wood feature wall
cmozeski added this to cmozeski's ideas
June 22, 2014
Wood wall
merijo added this to Cottage Ideas
June 21, 2014
Wood/concrete contrast
hdupont added this to hdupont's Ideas
June 20, 2014
Mur bois
Margaret O'Sullivan added this to webuser_95087's ideas
June 15, 2014
Floor & rubrik
marycater added this to Molly's Ideabook
June 15, 2014
Deer
Majule Daniels added this to Living Room Ideas
June 15, 2014
Beautiful wood and concrete
Jessica Williams added this to kitchen
June 14, 2014
charming
shannonairton added this to flooring
June 13, 2014
Juxtaposition of cement floor and rough textured wood
j19m56w added this to j19m56w's Ideas
June 11, 2014
Floor
tracih6 added this to tracih6's Ideas
June 10, 2014
Wall
mlabellecarroll65 added this to basement
June 9, 2014
rustic wood and concrete work together
jules64 added this to jules64's Favorites
June 8, 2014
Light
myraff13 added this to Build Ideas
June 2, 2014
Concrete and wood
LauraG added this to Country house
June 2, 2014
Use of barn wood with white
Brittney Murphy added this to Floors
June 1, 2014
Concrete
bridgetanddave added this to bridgetanddave's Ideas
June 1, 2014
Color finish
cwyeager added this to Log Cabin
June 1, 2014
Concrete floors with barn wood
casaconroe added this to ISLA 402
May 28, 2014
CEMENTOPULIDO PISO
jbrack22 added this to Basement
May 28, 2014
Cement floors
kaylenewilkinson added this to kaylenewilkinson's Ideas
May 28, 2014
Floor
aseidel8 added this to aseidel8's ideas
May 27, 2014
Lines in concrete
jcarroll20 added this to Floors and fireplaces
May 27, 2014
kitchen and flooring (with rustic look)
Andreana Verona added this to andreana_verona's ideas
May 27, 2014
kitchen/mezzanine wood stairs
dvoss3 added this to dvoss3's Ideas
May 26, 2014
Stainless steel facing on bottom cupboards
dian added this to Atie Ahmad's Ideas
May 26, 2014
Wooden wall
14377777 added this to 14377777's Ideas
May 25, 2014
Kitchen cabinets
uncledan88 added this to uncledan88's Ideas
May 25, 2014
Wall idea
maatouk added this to maatouk's Ideas
May 23, 2014
Concrete floor
nancyzeze added this to McDonough Reclaimed Wood Ideas
May 22, 2014
Walls
conniegc added this to conniegc's Ideas
May 21, 2014
Old wood wall for old garage
Becky Digman added this to Future Basement - Western/Outdoors
May 19, 2014
One wall in paneling...then add deer heads
bgvinson1965 added this to bgvinson1965's Ideas
May 19, 2014
Floor
charlottemartha added this to charlottemartha's Ideas
May 17, 2014
Cement floor
joodleby added this to joodleby's Ideas
May 16, 2014
Entry
Rhonda Redding added this to Cabin
May 13, 2014
stainless cabinetry
wormser added this to wormser's Ideas
May 10, 2014
Love this color barn wood w/the light& dark mixture
athowarth added this to New project
May 9, 2014
parts of it like the concrete floors with radiant heating
jamiemsmtih04 added this to Kitchen Ideas
May 7, 2014
Wood texture wall
clecker added this to clecker's ideas
May 5, 2014
Metal cabinets
Gray Interiors added this to loragray's ideas
May 5, 2014
barn ceiling
shonaghharris added this to shonaghharris's Ideas
May 5, 2014
Floor
Stacy Neasham added this to stacy_neasham's ideas
May 4, 2014
Lose the deer head
varlala added this to kitchen
April 30, 2014
Timber/wood ceiling
maark added this to maark's Ideas
April 30, 2014
Pareti etravi legno
piperarthur added this to Entry Ideas
April 28, 2014
concrete floor
gglesinger added this to Barn ideas
April 28, 2014
For stair way up to office
Jeff Meyer added this to NaedlerRobotBarn
April 28, 2014
Deer Mount on Barn Wood
Kelly Coulter added this to Kitchen Ideas
April 27, 2014
Floor walls
Amy Younkin Yandle added this to kitchen
April 27, 2014
Cement floors
debsmith57 added this to Bunk room
April 25, 2014
wood combo
jodibean added this to Kitchen Ideas
April 25, 2014
Floors,
cgbaldauf added this to ideas for CGB studio
April 22, 2014
use of beams and vertical wood wall
miami2014 added this to miami2014's Ideas
April 22, 2014
Dog looks like Bear
slats1 added this to kitchens
April 21, 2014
colored concrete floor
kena710220 added this to kena710220's Ideas
April 20, 2014
Lamparas antecomedor
cdfrizell added this to Kitchen Ideas
April 19, 2014
Ikea kitchen... stainless with butcher block counters
camassia added this to camassia's ideas
April 18, 2014
?
mrs_wyatt added this to mrs_wyatt's Ideas
April 17, 2014
Nice rustic, modern feel
janalee added this to janalee's Favorites
April 16, 2014
Vertical barnwood
sarahkelly321 added this to House
April 14, 2014
Concrete floor with wood creates a great contrast
tbessette added this to Buckeye
April 14, 2014
concrete for downstairs indoors and out
colacatzzz added this to colacatzzz's ideas
April 14, 2014
Floor colour
Gabrielle Bedard added this to gabrielle_bedard's Ideas
April 12, 2014
béton+bois+métal
Jason Stoughton added this to jason_stoughton's Ideas
April 10, 2014
Weathered siding.
rpanasitti added this to rpanasitti's ideas
April 10, 2014
Cement floors
snifferman added this to snifferman's ideas
April 10, 2014
wood wall
mariakhoyt added this to mariakhoyt's Ideas
April 9, 2014
Bar wood walls for man cave
lnels445 added this to Bathroom Ideas
April 8, 2014
wall
Dan Swanson added this to Basement and outdoor ideas
April 6, 2014
basement wall
ljsackman added this to other interior
April 6, 2014
Cement floor--hall entry
rosalie2 added this to rosalie2's ideas
April 6, 2014
Walls for deer mounts
Sponsored Products
Marmont Pendant
Serena & Lily
Bocci | 14.1 Single Pendant
$350.00 | YLighting
Pelham Pendant by Hudson Valley Lighting
$696.00 | Lumens
E27 Pendant
Design Within Reach
Moooi | Mistral Pendant Light with Fan
YLiving.com
Vertigo 1-lt Mini Pendant
LBC Lighting
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™