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DuChateau Floors - Terra Collection in Zimbabwe / Horwitz Residence by Minarc

Horwitz Residence designed by Minarc

*The house is oriented so that all of the rooms can enjoy the outdoor living area which includes Pool, outdoor dinning / bbq and play court.

• The flooring used in this residence is by DuChateau Floors - Terra Collection in Zimbabwe. The modern dark colors of the collection match both contemporary & traditional interior design

• It’s orientation is thought out to maximize passive solar design and natural ventilations, with solar chimney escaping hot air during summer and heating cold air during winter eliminated the need for mechanical air handling.

• Simple Eco-conscious design that is focused on functionality and creating a healthy breathing family environment.

• The design elements are oriented to take optimum advantage of natural light and cross ventilation.

• Maximum use of natural light to cut down electrical cost.

• Interior/exterior courtyards allows for natural ventilation as do the master sliding window and living room sliders.

• Conscious effort in using only materials in their most organic form.

• Solar thermal radiant floor heating through-out the house

• Heated patio and fireplace for outdoor dining maximizes indoor/outdoor living. The entry living room has glass to both sides to further connect the indoors and outdoors.

• Floor and ceiling materials connected in an unobtrusive and whimsical manner to increase floor plan flow and space.

• Magnetic chalkboard sliders in the play area and paperboard sliders in the kids' rooms transform the house itself into a medium for children's artistic expression.

• Material contrasts (stone, steal, wood etc.) makes this modern home warm and family
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This photo has one question

October 2, 2012
kyounger wrote:
What kind of wood is used around the pool?

What Houzz contributors are saying:

This example features two portals perpendicular to each other: one large, one small, each facing the pool.

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Indoor / outdoor living
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September 21, 2014
The exterior área
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September 17, 2014
La l
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September 3, 2014
Interior casa
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August 28, 2014
Master bedroom toward lake creating nice private outdoor living area
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August 26, 2014
courtyard feeling and the mix of materials with concrete/wood/stone
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August 25, 2014
Mar
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August 24, 2014
Relationship of the house to the pool
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August 17, 2014
concept
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August 7, 2014
idea para propiedad en cuajachio
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August 3, 2014
Extending kids rumpus with outdoor/ enclosed room
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August 1, 2014
Perfect patio
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July 30, 2014
Surrounding pool
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July 26, 2014
bench (or planter?) as divider to keep people from falling in?
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July 21, 2014
The pool - plain and simple design. Long rectangular.
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July 20, 2014
Pool
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July 20, 2014
Pool, modern exterior
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July 16, 2014
love the transition...indoor to outdoor, location of master and doors/windows...
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July 12, 2014
Distribución planta baja
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July 11, 2014
Children stairs
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July 8, 2014
The lighting
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July 6, 2014
Indoor outdoor design
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July 5, 2014
Abierta
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June 29, 2014
very nice
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June 28, 2014
Pool
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June 26, 2014
Casa preciosa estèticament i acabats
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June 25, 2014
separate one story bedroom wing
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June 25, 2014
Distribucion
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June 21, 2014
Exterior
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June 17, 2014
NIET mooi, past niet in dit land C: wel mooi, met andere materialen
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June 15, 2014
Transitions and roof line details
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June 7, 2014
B
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June 6, 2014
LOVE that you feel the outdoors from the inside and visa versa! LOVELY
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June 1, 2014
pool17
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May 24, 2014
Espacios
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May 21, 2014
Grand Oaks
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All
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May 15, 2014
Stairs
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May 15, 2014
pool
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May 14, 2014
Concrete bench.
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May 11, 2014
pool
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May 9, 2014
single story modern
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May 7, 2014
Perfect Patio
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May 3, 2014
الكرسي في الحديقة والانارة
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April 30, 2014
Our perfect layout house
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April 27, 2014
layout of the property
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April 26, 2014
Open den to the pool
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April 24, 2014
Bench lighting
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April 24, 2014
Main bedroom over looking the pool, I love it
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April 19, 2014
L shape
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April 17, 2014
Atmospfee
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bedroom/home office
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April 2, 2014
Separation / non separation
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March 30, 2014
L dum
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March 26, 2014
un banc en béton pour sasseoir
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March 25, 2014
Bench
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March 25, 2014
understair light
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March 25, 2014
Note how wood deck matches cladding on house.
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March 23, 2014
Piscina
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March 22, 2014
like that the design of the house with the scare ..
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March 20, 2014
Idea of L-shaped accommodating the private room and the gym
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March 18, 2014
Fachada2
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March 17, 2014
Jardín frente a estar
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March 15, 2014
idea for building around pool cover - see bench
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March 14, 2014
outdoor pool and gym can be at the side
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March 13, 2014
bench
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March 11, 2014
Dum003
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March 10, 2014
decking and pool edging
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March 9, 2014
Diseñó casa 1 piso
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March 8, 2014
architecture lights
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March 8, 2014
Like the space
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March 7, 2014
Photo álbum guilherme
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March 7, 2014
L
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March 6, 2014
Casa de un piso
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March 6, 2014
bench to sit near pool or on other side to fire pit
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March 5, 2014
Pool visible from inside
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March 5, 2014
Fachada
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March 5, 2014
Design
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March 5, 2014
B
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March 3, 2014
amazing pool
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March 3, 2014
nice
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March 3, 2014
L house
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March 3, 2014
House
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March 2, 2014
El piso levantado
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March 1, 2014
Window
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February 28, 2014
indoor outdoor living
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February 28, 2014
the box shape of the building and the glass windows
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February 28, 2014
Love design
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February 27, 2014
What if the kitchen was to back of the house facing the pool.
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February 26, 2014
layout of house
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February 26, 2014
Like the courtyard feel, the indoor/outdoor openness.
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February 26, 2014
Exterior
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February 26, 2014
Seat
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February 23, 2014
Piscina minimalista
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February 22, 2014
pool y casa
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February 22, 2014
piscina
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February 21, 2014
Extension
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February 20, 2014
everything
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February 19, 2014
Pool
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February 19, 2014
Forma de L
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February 19, 2014
Indoor/outdoor area
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February 17, 2014
volumetria
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February 16, 2014
glass, pool and living areas.
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February 16, 2014
iluminación inferior
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February 16, 2014
Open concept
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February 15, 2014
connector room
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February 15, 2014
thats what my dream backyard looks like
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February 15, 2014
I want floor to ceiling glass next to water
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February 13, 2014
Villa 2
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February 12, 2014
LOVE THE BENCH IN FRONT
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February 11, 2014
Eventueel Den veranderen in slaapkamer
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February 10, 2014
Pool shape
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February 9, 2014
*Ambiente, Form*
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February 8, 2014
Awesome
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February 8, 2014
Layout, pool
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February 6, 2014
The whole layout. Lovely
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February 6, 2014
distribución
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February 5, 2014
Pool and pool room
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February 4, 2014
Windows
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February 4, 2014
Outdoor fp
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February 2, 2014
la casa
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February 2, 2014
flow to pool
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February 2, 2014
Open wall to kitchen
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February 2, 2014
l shape home ideas
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February 1, 2014
Pool deck
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February 1, 2014
Licht unter Treppen oder anderen Sachen
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February 1, 2014
Perfect - the perfect indoor outdoor house with a contrast of materials
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January 31, 2014
Add ons
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January 31, 2014
Style of house
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January 30, 2014
love this look
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January 28, 2014
Lighted bench
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January 28, 2014
proycto yunguilla
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January 26, 2014
love the concrete bench over wood
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January 25, 2014
Dream house
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January 22, 2014
exterior
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January 21, 2014
box style of guest suite
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January 20, 2014
Openness
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January 20, 2014
Yes we can
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January 20, 2014
Nice!!!
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January 19, 2014
Wow wow
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January 19, 2014
Pool
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January 18, 2014
backyard 4
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January 18, 2014
Windows
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January 18, 2014
Patio
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January 18, 2014
piscine
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January 17, 2014
Large square window, resort styling
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January 15, 2014
Pool/kitchen doors/entertainment area/deckingHorwitz Residence designed by Minarc *The house is oriented so that all of the rooms can enjoy the outdoor living area which includes Pool, outdoor dinning / bbq and play court. • The flooring used in this residence is by DuChateau Floors - Terra Collection in Zimbabwe. The modern dark colors of the collection match both contemporary & traditional interior design • It’s orientation is thought out to maximize passive solar design and natural ventilations, with solar chimney escaping hot air during summer and heating cold air during winter eliminated the need for mechanical air handling. • Simple Eco-conscious design that is focused on functionality and creating a healthy breathing family environment. • The design elements are oriented to take optimum advantage of natural light and cross ventilation. • Maximum use of natural light to cut down electrical cost. • Interior/exterior courtyards allows for natural ventilation as do the master sliding window and living room sliders. • Conscious effort in using only materials in their most organic form. • Solar thermal radiant floor heating through-out the house • Heated patio and fireplace for outdoor dining maximizes indoor/outdoor living. The entry living room has glass to both sides to further connect the indoors and outdoors. • Floor and ceiling materials connected in an unobtrusive and whimsical manner to increase floor plan flow and space. • Magnetic chalkboard sliders in the play area and paperboard sliders in the kids' rooms transform the house itself into a medium for children's artistic expression. • Material contrasts (stone, steal, wood etc.) makes this modern home warm and family
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January 14, 2014
La banca para la alberca
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January 14, 2014
Cladding on concrete
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January 11, 2014
Pool and lights
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January 11, 2014
extend house around pool
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January 10, 2014
Swimming pool
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January 9, 2014
Layout
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January 8, 2014
Olha que linda ! R
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LOVE
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joo
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January 6, 2014
proje
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January 5, 2014
Nice everythung
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January 5, 2014
Starting to really live modern.
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January 5, 2014
casa ao redor da piscina
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January 5, 2014
Exterior glass views
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January 4, 2014
bedroom addition idea
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January 3, 2014
Pool and outdoor space
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January 3, 2014
terasa s bamzenem + kuchyn
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January 3, 2014
Design
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December 30, 2013
Patio
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December 29, 2013
house and pool
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December 27, 2013
Outdoor layout
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December 26, 2013
open living area glass walls
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December 25, 2013
the design
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December 22, 2013
Piso
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December 21, 2013
Bifold
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December 21, 2013
SWIMMING POOL
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December 20, 2013
Pool
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December 19, 2013
Backyard
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December 18, 2013
I like the openness of this design
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December 17, 2013
more than the swimming pool, the living area windows, very lighted!
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December 17, 2013
L shaped
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December 17, 2013
Outdoor space
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December 17, 2013
Entry
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December 16, 2013
Perfect
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December 15, 2013
Backyard. Clean lines.
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December 14, 2013
Everything!!!
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December 8, 2013
Open plan kitchen, living room, bedroom with full length glass doors
aishak added this to aishak's Favorites
December 4, 2013
Outside
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December 1, 2013
Swimming pool
Jason Sutton added this to Bedroom Ideas
November 30, 2013
Lake house???
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November 27, 2013
Amazing design
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November 26, 2013
Dreamy
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November 24, 2013
house wrapping the pool
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November 24, 2013
the accessibility to the pool
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November 22, 2013
Lighting
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November 22, 2013
Piscin
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November 20, 2013
Slick
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