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Covered entry between the garage and the main entrance traditional-exterior

Covered entry between the garage and the main entrance

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December 3, 2013
pixey wrote:
Would the Cabot stains you used look the same on eastern white cedar?
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
I think you would need to do some samples, which was done quite extensively on this house, to get the look just right.
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June 10, 2013
jsteff61 wrote:
what kind of roofing is on the breeze way - Metal?
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This roof is copper.
    Bookmark   June 24, 2013 at 6:11PM
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Hamlin Goldreyer Architects
Hello S & V - came across your site on houzz - noticed your beautiful work - and that you are located in Norwich - I bet you know my sister - Louise Hamlin! Anyway - love your detailing and overall designs. Nice to see. hope biz is good. Bart Hamlin
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April 19, 2013
7285 wrote:
WHat is stain color on shakes and paint color on trim?
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The siding is red cedar, pre-primed in semi-transparent at the factory in Cabot Beechwood Gray. Then a single coat of Semi-transparent Cabot Pepperwood was applied.
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July 24, 2012
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I would love to know the name of the stain used on the shingles and the trim paint color as well. Beautiful color scheme on this house!
    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 7:29AM
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The siding is red cedar, pre-primed in semi-transparent at the factory in Cabot Beechwood Gray. Then a single coat of Semi-transparent Cabot Pepperwood was applied. Most of the ext. trim is Embassy Green #1523 from Benjamin Moore.
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January 19, 2011
fitprobob wrote:
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All are saying the paint color is some shade of green? In these photos it looks like a smooth tan or khaki.
    Bookmark   September 1, 2013 at 11:03AM
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All Seasons Landscaping
for natural stone, try or
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October 21, 2014
warner1230 wrote:
is there some kind of sealant on stone foundation or are the stones we

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Here's a closer look at the breezeway.
3. Order firewood. If you use firewood to fuel your woodstove or fireplace, now is the time to stock up for winter. The ideal place for wood storage is away from the house, under cover and with plenty of air. An open-sided portico or shed would be great. Set your wood on top of pallets to increase air circulation and keep the wood dry.

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