Richard Bubnowski Design LLC
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Surfers End craftsman-hall
 

Surfers End

Surfers End Library
Point Pleasant, NJ
Photography: Paul S. Bartholomew Photography, Inc.
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http://www.richardbubnowskidesign.com

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Heather wrote:
What Color Is The Orange Wall?
   Comment   October 26, 2013
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Benjamin Moore "Pumpkin Cream"
October 26, 2013 at 6:44pm        Thanked by Heather
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syron wrote:
I love this railing! Can you tell me who fabricated it for you? I'm in the NY area.
   Comment   April 13, 2013
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The railing is 1/4" x 1 1/4" flat bar stock steel. It was designed by us and fabricated by Butch's Welding out of Trenton, NJ. The finish is Benjamin Moore Industrial Coating dark bronze.
April 13, 2013 at 3:49pm   
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The wood cap is mahogany and was done on site.
April 13, 2013 at 3:49pm   
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sigalitsustiel wrote:
does this come in white?
   Comment   February 4, 2013
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Does what come in white?
February 4, 2013 at 1:59pm   
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mark158 wrote:
Shingles - What kind of shingles are these and what stain was used? Thanks
   Comment   November 15, 2012
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Mark, I assume you're asking about the exterior?
The shingles are Western Red Cedar. The stain is by California Storm Stains. We used a custom 50/50 mixture of Clear and Timbertone. Each shingle was individually hand-dipped.
November 15, 2012 at 2:35pm   
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Beautiful, thanks
November 16, 2012 at 12:24am   
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harkins08 wrote:
Where are the pendants from?
   Comment   July 19, 2012
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The pendants are from Arroyo Craftsman. Antiqued Bronze finish with orange mica.
July 19, 2012 at 8:04pm     
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Jennifer Matyear wrote:
Who was the supplier for the stair railing?
   Comment   June 21, 2012
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It was a completely custom rail. We used a small welding shop in Trenton, NJ.
The material is flat bar stock steel with a painted finish dark bronze benjamin moore industrial coatings.
June 21, 2012 at 11:13am     
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leeweber wrote:
where is this railing available? How much does it cost? Is it custom?
   Comment   May 22, 2012
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what is the orange paint color
August 5, 2012 at 2:33pm     
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Benjamin Moore, Pumpkin Cream
August 5, 2012 at 2:48pm     
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Jill Asher wrote:
Is there a color similar to this orange wall?
   Comment   January 24, 2010
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Beautiful!
January 24, 2010 at 3:03pm   
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The color is Benjamin Moore "Pumpkin Cream"
February 20, 2013 at 7:47am     
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What Houzz contributors are saying:

Here's a library even Frank Lloyd Wright would like. It has an Arts and Crafts feel while still laying claim to 2010. The orange accent wall draws attention to the window and by placing a deeper color at the source of the room's natural light, it keeps this library as bright as possible.
Moving upstairs, we see how to make every inch in a 2,100-square-foot family home count. This library balcony is a cozy spot that maximizes space that is often wasted. The horizontal railings echo the railings used on the exterior balcony. "When my wife said we should paint this hallway this color I thought 'you've got to be kidding me!'" says Bubnowski. "I wanted everything to be white. But she was right; it warms things up and it stands up a lot better to sticky fingerprints from a 6 year old!"
Becky Harris added this to 12 Libraries That Lightened Up
Here's another great library spot that makes terrific use of every square inch of space in this upstairs hallway.See the rest of this home
Becky Harris added this to Staircase Landings Worth a Linger
Upstairs hallways and landings often serve only as a way to get from here to there. Turn this area into a functional space with seating, built-ins, moldings, lighting and an area rug.

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