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Woodvalley House - Interiors

Ziger/Snead Architects with Jenkins Baer Associates

Photography by Alain Jaramillo
URL
http://www.zigersnead.com/projects/details/woodvalley-house/

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mariancgreenan wrote:
Hi I love this room, what is the frame of the tv and fire made from?
   Comment   May 20, 2013
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November 29, 2013 at 10:24am   
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pilcher1958 wrote:
where is floating mantel from,what is the material,how is it mounted?
   Comment   September 13, 2012
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Ziger/Snead Architects
The mantel is a custom walnut shelf with a custom anchor detail
September 25, 2012 at 12:08pm   
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beintruth wrote:
Where did you find the coffee table?
   Comment   August 9, 2012
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Ziger/Snead Architects
The owners had the coffee table so we can't answer this question.
September 25, 2012 at 12:05pm   
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nainamahale wrote:
Hi... beautiful room!!We are presently buidling a house and the fireplace and tv are supposed to be similarly placed. I am not sure how far away should the TV be positioned from the fireplace so it does not get too hot? Can you tell me how far they were positioned and what precautions, if any, were taken to protect the tv?
   Comment   January 8, 2012
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Shawn Lagemann
My suggestion would be to talk with your fireplace supplier about the fireplace selected for your home. There are so many different types of fireplaces with different BTU's (heat output) that there really isn't a simple answer. Lineal fireplaces like the one pictured above have generally higher BTU's than firplaces with shorter firelines. Some larger lineal fireplaces have special blowers to reduce the heat output.
January 8, 2012 at 4:46pm   
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spruce40 wrote:
Who is the manufacture of the swivel recliner chair?
   Comment   October 30, 2011
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Jenkins Baer Interior Design was responsible for most of the furniture selection. http://www.jenkinsbaer.com/ Hope they can help you.
October 31, 2011 at 7:27am   
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tt285 wrote:
Is this light fixture extended from the wall or floor?
   Comment   October 30, 2011
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Ronique Gibson
If you click on the 'More Info' button below the image, this floor lamp is tagged with all of the information you would need. - It is a floor lamp.
October 30, 2011 at 4:29am   
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Eubank Design Concepts wrote:
Who is the manufacturer of the beautiful fabric used on the accent pillows?
   Comment   September 11, 2011
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kells277
Yes please what are those pillows?
October 24, 2012 at 10:48am   
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nehas wrote:
Should the TV and the couch not face each other? We have a living room which we are trying to decorate and am facing a dilemma where for the correct viewing distance, the couch and the TV will be on adjacent walls not facing each other. any other way will reduce the viewing distance. Is this arrangement uncomfortable?
   Comment   July 29, 2011
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Niki Papadopoulos
I personally have this arrangement in my house and I love it. Aside from being comfortable (for me at least) I like that when the TV is off, it still promotes conversation. I am not of the school of thinking that the TV should dominate the room and all other design decisions be made around it.

Of course it always depends on the client, if you watch TV a lot then this might not be the best arrangement for you. Consider positioning your sofa in front of the TV and flanking the sofa with club chairs, that is another typical arrangement I use a lot.

In regards to viewing distance that is also a personal decision. You need to be comfortable only you can determine that. Good Luck!
July 29, 2011 at 9:36am   
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Sandy mcgwire wrote:
Where did you put your tv components?
   Comment   July 17, 2011
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Sandy mcgwire
Thanks. So does that mean if you want to watch a DVD the DVD player would be in another area/room? Wouldn't that be inconvenient?
July 17, 2011 at 1:34pm   
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Daniel Gary
More likely, a small closet off the living room (just to the side). As I said, the remote control would work from anywhere (using something like this: http://www.x10.com/automation/pm5900_s.html). Whenever you want to watch a DVD or whatnot, the components will still be in the same room, just in a closet close by.
July 17, 2011 at 1:49pm   
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Cynthia Schell wrote:
The wall of windows; what are the make of the windows and dimensions? - Beautiful wall of windows. We have a contemporary home and need to replace two story's worth of windows. Our dimensions are 20 feet high and 16 feet wide. What are the dimensions of the first four windows...both window size and height and width of the entire set of four windows?
   Comment   April 19, 2013
pilcher1958 wrote:
Make & Model of F/P,where can purchase?
   Comment   October 11, 2012
gubbay wrote:
Who is the manufacturer of the rug?
   Comment   September 3, 2012
nayling wrote:
Who is the manufacturer of the the white sofa and where can it be purchased?
   Comment   September 26, 2011
vikkiandharold wrote:
Who is the manufacturer of the fireplace? Also, what size is the TV? I am looking to have a similar arrangement in my house.
   Comment   September 10, 2011

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Vanessa Brunner added this to Houzz Tour: Living Luxuriously With Nature
The main living area, put together by interior designer Jay Jenkins, of Jenkins Baer Associates, is a practice in casual elegance. The colors and furniture selections flow beautifully with the graphic floor covering from Warp & Weft. The light colors embrace the abundance of natural daylight in the room, and a carefully placed chrome Arco Floor Lamp adds to the warm and open ambiance.
Laura Heller added this to Go Ahead: Embrace Your Home Technology
Living rooms and family rooms are the traditional home for home electronics, and while flat panel TVs and slim components have made it easier to incorporate gadgets into a well-designed room, there are still a lot of challenges. How high is too high to place a TV? Is it safe to mount a screen over the fireplace? (Yes, but don't do it. It's the worst viewing angle possible.) How to arrange seating for optimal viewing and sightlines? And the perennial question of whether or not to hide it all.
Shawn Gauthier added this to Let's Chic-ify the Game Room
This room not only affords plenty of seating, but it’s bright and cheery while reflecting a contemporary color scheme. Not that there’s anything wrong with sectionals or recliners, but I rather like the fact that neither are in sight in this sophisticated space.
Jason Ball Interiors, LLC added this to Today's Recliners Let You Kick Back in Style
A Houzz visitor seeing this photo asked "Where do the TV viewers sit?" The question is a good one. As we saw in previous examples, a recliner placed directly in front of a TV is optimal for viewing purposes. But let me throw something else at you. The recliner you see here can also swivel! So, by providing the flexibility in this one piece of furniture, you can go from watching the outside (and, what a great view) to watching TV or gazing at the fire. What's even more impressive is the elegance in this room. Its subtle palette of creams and blues doesn't compete with the home's natural setting. I'd like to vacation here. Anyone with me?More: Browse reclinersHow to Arrange a Room for the TV and People, Too9 Elements of the Perfect Man Chair
Laura Gaskill added this to Design Solutions for 11 Tricky Spaces
Tricky space 11: High ceilings, big open spaceThe solution: Accent pieces with height (such as the arc lamp featured here) will visually fill the vertical space. Supersize rooms can handle larger-scale furniture, so don't be afraid to go big. A massive dining table made from a natural wood slab with an eye-catching pendant light hung over it would make a dramatic focal point for the room. Create a comfy seating area in another spot by using two facing sofas pulled perpendicular to a wall, and finish the arrangement with a big rug (or even two rugs layered together) to add softness.What is the most challenging space you've ever lived in, and how did you cope? Leave a comment and fill us in!Browse solutions to common design problems

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