Smith & Vansant Architects PC
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Renovation/Addition. Rob Karosis Photography
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The Market of Victoria wrote:
What size porch lights are recommended for double 8ft doors.
   Comment   March 12, 2014
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Lighting(One) of Cincinnati
A general rule of thumb for the front door is for the fixture to be 1/3 the height of the door if there is only one and 1/4 the height of the door if there are two (one on each side of the door).
So I would suggest mid 20" range.
March 13, 2014 at 4:41AM   
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The Market of Victoria
Thank you so much. That is most helpful!
March 13, 2014 at 12:22PM   
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hanhyoseon wrote:
Did you use any siding? - This house is very beautiful. Did you use any siding? Thank you.
     Comment   January 13, 2014
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
This house has painted clapboard siding.
January 13, 2014 at 6:15AM     
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kat_seb wrote:
Where sis you buy the exterior doors? Do you know what style# they ar
   Comment   August 1, 2013
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
The doors on this side of the house are the existing ones before the renovation. They only received a new paint job. Sorry I can't help you.
January 7, 2014 at 7:09PM   
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Patsios Homes wrote:
Awesome architecture! I like the use of rafters sitting on kneewall on second floor. Did you have to do any
   Comment   October 4, 2012
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sanoy
hi what is the hieght of this house from the ground to the point of the roof?thank you
November 4, 2013 at 12:01AM   
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
28' - 8" tall, grade to ridge on the gable end shown in this image.
November 4, 2013 at 6:17AM   
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sbrunge wrote:
Is this house for sale or rent?
   Comment   September 23, 2012
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skylori2
What is the paint color of siding and trim? Looks so pleasing!
April 21, 2014 at 7:54PM     
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
Brilliant White.
April 22, 2014 at 10:53AM   
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aramus wrote:
Please, could you share the paint color of the siding and window trim? Thank-you.
   Comment   June 27, 2012
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
This is Brilliant White in a low luster by Benjamin Moore.
November 6, 2013 at 11:26AM     
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alanyae wrote:
Love the window boxes, where are they purchased from?
   Comment   April 18, 2012
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
Hello,
Those are from Walpole Woodworkers.
Hope that helps!
June 27, 2012 at 12:28PM     
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bendangla wrote:
How can I get hold of the interior floorplan and total area of this house?
   Comment   February 6, 2012
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Smith & Vansant Architects PC
Hello,
I am sorry, our homes are custom designs created to specifically integrate our client's programmatic requirement with their particular site. Our policy has been to not release drawings to protect both the clients privacy and our hard work.
Hope that helps!
June 27, 2012 at 12:27PM     
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susan58
You can see the floor plan in this article. http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/photos/0,,20678046,00.html
July 29, 2013 at 7:56AM     
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java123 wrote:
Wondering where the metal roofing came from on this house...specifically company and color. We are building a farmhouse looking home and it will have some metal roofs. I like the color and look of this one.
   Comment   December 2, 2011
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That is an "Englert Kynar Ultra-Cool Low Gloss" metal roof in a Matte Black finish.
Hope that helps.
December 2, 2011 at 10:10AM     
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Leslie Stevens
What are the shutter colors? It has never been said??
February 11, 2014 at 8:40PM     
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girb wrote:
Not a question but had to say... - What a gorgeous home! It is lovely inside and out.
   Comment   June 28, 2014
Kathryn Gilbert wrote:
shutter color - please can i get the color of the shutters? thank you!
     Comment   May 9, 2014
jenschock3 wrote:
I love the color of the shutters and front door! What is the color?
   Comment   February 4, 2014
laceybr wrote:
Lovely home, what color are the window shutters? Thank you!
   Comment   August 28, 2013
newideas wrote:
What is the shutter and door color please? It is a lovely compliment to the roof color
     Comment   January 15, 2012

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Charming old homes come with their own host of maintenance issues, but they make up for it in appeal. This house had a lot of problems typical of an older home, including water in the basement; Smith and her client went to great lengths to preserve the antique home. "The client came to me to help her renovate the kitchen and gain more functional space, like laundry," Smith says. "The project snowballed from there."Roof: "Englert Kynar Ultra-Cool Low Gloss" metal roof in a matte black finish.
Element: Shutters and window boxes. The overall simplicity of the structures makes them ripe for exterior enhancements like operable shutters and window boxes. How to make it your own: Shutters and window boxes cheer up the facade of any home, regardless of its style. Both are simple improvements to curb appeal.

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