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French-inspired Entry Hall and Stair in CA traditional-entry
 

French-inspired Entry Hall and Stair in CA

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July 1, 2014
wlg3 wrote:
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It was thin solid stock white oak (±1/4" thk) bent to the shape. This is so it would absorb the stain the same as the rest of the oak. An oak veneer would not match once stained and would also not be as durable.
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February 17, 2014
leandrahumphreys wrote:
What company was used for the iron stair railing? - I would love to know.
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Moorland Studios, a custom metalwork fabricator in NJ, made this to our design.
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November 11, 2013
nmartinson10 wrote:
what type of stone is the tile?
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This floor is honed French limestone with black marble cabochons.
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thank you
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March 26, 2013
sharan73 wrote:
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wood with a stuc pierre finish
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Thank You!!
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March 9, 2013
siny628 wrote:
What is the exact stain and brand you used?
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It's a custom mix color in a dark golden brown. The brand was probably Zar.
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December 11, 2012
Gabrielle Price wrote:
Beautiful foyer. What are the dimensions?
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I think it's about 14 ft. wide at this level
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December 7, 2012
Fouad Azoury wrote:
What is the name of the black paint used for the rails?
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xohoneybee
This is absolutely gorgeous! Do you know where the candle sconce is from?
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The sconce is an antique French Louis XV style gilt applique. You can find them at auction in a European decorative arts sale.
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December 26, 2011
cathy champion wrote:
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The floor is imported French limestone slab material cut into about 16" squares. They were custom cut to size by the stone installer. The cabochons are a dark marble with a honed finish. I don't remember the exact types of the stones but since slab material changes all the time as they reach different parts of the quarry, it wouldn't probably help to know anyway. You just need to go to a large marble importer's yard and pick what you like with your installer.
The walls are not tiled, it's a Stuc Pierre finish meant to replicate French limestone.
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Thank you
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December 22, 2011
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RISER HEIGHT IS DETERMINED BY BUILDING CODE.
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December 20, 2011
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It's a faux finish we created that was inspired by a French faux finish they call "Stuc Pierre".
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January 9, 2011
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jbundy
It looks like quarter sawn oak with walnut stain.
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