Siemasko + Verbridge
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Shades of Gray traditional-patio
 

Shades of Gray

This once modest beach cottage was slowly transformed over the years into a grand estate on one of the North Shore's best beaches. Siemasko + Verbridge designed a modest addition while reworking the entire floor plan to meet the needs of a large family.

Photo Credit: Michael Rixon
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August 30, 2014
Bill Briggs wrote:
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Thanks for your question. For this shower the floor is just decking over gravel. Some town inspectors might actually plumb the shower, but here we didn't have too.
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November 28, 2013
smehle wrote:
Love the shower and would LOVE to know where to get it :) Thanks!
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Thanks for your question. This is a custom made outdoor shower.
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Marty Forbes
i am looking for the shower head and mixing station you you used in the brass form can you tell me where you got it
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November 3, 2013
becrobison wrote:
Where is this light from? - Thank you
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charlottegirl
Oh you can get the same light from Lantern & Scroll (find them on here or Facebook). They are the manufacturer, and Carolina Lanterns a resaler. (I did my research while looking for a similar light). Good luck, and they are great to work with!
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Thanks for the info Charlottegirl!
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August 17, 2013
efasano10 wrote:
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Thanks for your inquiry. We recently found out what color was used. These are Maibec shingles and the color is Driftwood Gray by Cabot Stains.
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efasano10
I dont have a Cabot Stains in my area. Is there another place i could get Driftwood Gray?
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July 17, 2013
fcampagna wrote:
great craftsmanship. how is the structure connected to the house?
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Thanks for your question! The structure is simply connected by a nailing ledgers against the plywood. Then shingled around. Hope that helps!
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May 4, 2013
krkerrmd wrote:
Can natural cherry kitchen cabinets have a more even color - Can natural cherry kitchen cabinets have a more even color
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Thanks for your question. Not sure if you are referring to a different picture or not. Yes, cherry cabinets can have a more even color if you take care in selecting the wood to build the cabinet before hand.
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January 3, 2013
dldamico wrote:
Can you please tell me the dimensions?
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Thanks for your question. The outdoor shower is 5' x 4'.
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July 8, 2012
kd-design wrote:
What is the walls of the shower
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79benson
Are the walls painted? Or do they come white like this?
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Thanks for your question. This is a custom shower, parts of the wood came pre primed, but the whole shower was painted white after construction.
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June 27, 2012
mhtakacs wrote:
Are there plans for the shower I can purchase
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mhtakacs
Do you have a picture you could send me?
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Thanks for the info COConsultants!
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May 15, 2012
barrranch wrote:
what is wall material of shower and where did it come from? - material supply
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The material is cedar v-groove board, you should be able to get it at any lumber supply company.
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May 9, 2012
sdavisson wrote:
Beautiful! I would love to know the color of this house. Thanks!
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Patrick Nolan
I too would love to know what the custom color mix is!
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Thanks for your questions. We just recently found out from the client that the color isn't custom but is Driftwood Gray by Cabot Stains.
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April 22, 2012
cbomboy wrote:
Where is the light from?
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Hi there! The light is from Carolina Lanterns.
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April 4, 2012
amuesha wrote:
make of rainshower head?
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This shower head is from Sonoma Forge.
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amuesha
thanks!
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February 14, 2012
Landmark wrote:
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mightydeck
How do you keep the plumbing from freezing up in the winter? Is there a shut off valve somewhere?
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daffadil
do you happen to have the dimensions of the shower? Like how far does it begin from the base and then how high is the panel? Thank you!
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2. Help the shower stall blend with the house via architectural elements. A pergola overhead, a paint color that matches the home's trim and a showerhead with a similar finish to that of the outdoor lantern all make this outdoor shower part of the house.

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