Samuel H. Williamson Associates
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shwa contemporary-landscape
 

shwa

A contemporary twist on the typical suburban ranch house.
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Mrs. Watson wrote:
what are the names of the two trees
   Comment   May 9, 2012
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These are grafted cherry trees, Prunus serrula trunks with Prunus 'Snow Goose' tops.
May 10, 2012 at 8:41am   
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amelieny1 wrote:
Hello. Please tell what the two trees in the front of the house? are
   Comment   August 16, 2013
Joan Becich wrote:
Color of paint on exterior - I like that color a lot! Tried to get the exact color from the landscape architect but he didn't know it.
   Comment   August 30, 2012
psh17 wrote:
What kind of windows are on this house?
   Comment   June 27, 2012

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Reasons to Redo Your Front Yard 1. Circulation is not functioning well. The main purpose of the front yard is to provide an entrance to your home. A good design strategy includes:Planning for vehicle circulation and parkingCreating a welcoming walkway to the front door Highlighting the front entry

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Small slope solution.
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. Circulation is not functioning well. The main purpose of the front yard is to provide an entrance to your home. A good design strategy includes: Planning for vehicle circulation and parking Creating a welcoming walkway to the front door Highlighting the front entry
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Entry porch
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Walkway
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FRONT YARD
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February 1, 2014
Love the design. Great solution to a slope.
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January 28, 2014
brighter yellow, but don't like all one color.
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January 27, 2014
welcoming entrance, meandering stone path
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garden
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Front path large pavers in grass - simple/modern planting design
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Love the pine bush
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Slope
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December 29, 2013
modern ranch style
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What do you like about this photo?lanscaping layers compensate for the lack of interest in the house
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Square pavers
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November 25, 2013
The pitch and the porch pitch are different directions
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November 18, 2013
downward slope, que serve para nosso caso como upward slope
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Ranch exterior makeover
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clean-line suburban ranch
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think about mungo pines
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trees
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Tier and slope
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I like the gentle way it rises up to the front door.
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portico
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exterior all one color
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cool front walk
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Roofline not dissimilar to #31 (with front extension)
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roof
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October 3, 2013
green slope and grass up top
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October 2, 2013
Look at this cantilevered gable over the entrance. The simplicity of this is totally ranch and mid century modern. We can get away with a LITTLE more on your home with the steeper roof pitch but don't want to get the melting pot too hot.
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Terrace without walls
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Rancher with equal-lite windows & horizontal siding
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Gabled roof above garage
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