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Lake Forest Residence

Design / Construction / Craftsmanship by: Arrow. Land+Structures. Marco Romani, RLA. Landscape Architect.
URL
http://www.romaniarchitecture.com

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March 15, 2014
alibressler wrote:
Can these be done in a standard front step rectangular look?
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sanman0087
Great job Romani Landscape Architecture, I just closed today on my home and will use that front entrance patio design, with columns. Also going to put a walkway going to street with two columns with lights. I need to change the paint color of entrance door from white to a color that I'm unsure of as of yet. Thinking of putting shutters on windows to. Any suggestion or design, I would greatly appreciate. Here a Pic of home, thank you
Kind regards,
Johanna
    Bookmark   May 12, 2014 at 11:38AM
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Sanman - glad you like it. The best advice I could give you would be to hire a licensed landscape architect. Show him/her the pictures of what you like and they can properly design your front entrance and walkway with the right proportions and the right style so that it fits the character and scale of your home. Start your project off on the right foot...the design fees are worth it. Believe me, it may seem simple to just copy something you like in a picture and then hire a contractor right away. However, the contractor should only come into the project at the end... after everything has been properly drawn/designed in conjunction with a landscape architect first. Good luck :-)
    Bookmark   May 12, 2014 at 2:31PM
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November 3, 2013
sililiu wrote:
I like this entrance design a lot. Where did you buy the lighting? Thx
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Vincent Longo Custom Builders
Terrific Design! Very impressive.
1 Like    Bookmark   November 3, 2013 at 6:04PM
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Newer pic here:
Lake Forest Residence · More Info
    Bookmark   November 3, 2013 at 7:30PM
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October 21, 2013
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Hi Jross - Sorry but we did not build the house itself. In this picture: we designed and built the front entry court, radial stone steps, pillars, bluestone walk, bluestone landing, and lighting.
    Bookmark   October 22, 2013 at 8:36PM
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July 3, 2013
Hemanshu Bahl wrote:
What are the dimensions for the columns - What is the length, width and height of the columns?
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Hemanshu Bahl
Yes. Thank you for the advice!
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You're welcome! :)
    Bookmark   August 31, 2013 at 12:19PM
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June 3, 2013
toiqdo wrote:
What is the dimension of the 2 brick pillars (under the flower pots)? And what is the size of the caps? The
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Hi toiqdo - the columns are 24"x24" and the stone coping on top overhangs 2" on each side so that makes it 26"x26" on top. The height, as measured from the second step to the top of the stone coping is 26".
    Bookmark   August 31, 2013 at 10:01AM
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April 23, 2013
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corimatt
Will do, thanks much!
    Bookmark   May 20, 2013 at 10:19AM
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Your welcome. Its full veneer.
    Bookmark   May 20, 2013 at 10:21AM
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January 10, 2013
jesse108 wrote:
What is the stone on the 'floor'?
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Hi Jillwilson - the stone we used here is called Pennsylvania Bluestone.
    Bookmark   January 10, 2013 at 7:36PM
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December 19, 2012
straus wrote:
Can the planters be purchased online?
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Hello Straus - Yes, Its manufactured/sold by:
www.nicholsbros.com
Its a replica urn of a Frank Lloyd Wright design, cast in sandstone.
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October 10, 2012
CRP Designs wrote:
what is the material used for both the walls and steps?
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rbcola
Very nice!!
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Thanks!!
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Dimensions? - How wide is porch/door unit?

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