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From Kids to Quiet

On the site of an old family summer cottage, nestled on a lake in upstate New York, rests this newly constructed year round residence. The house is designed for two, yet provides plenty of space for adult children and grandchildren to come and visit. The serenity of the lake is captured with an open floor plan, anchored by fireplaces to cozy up to. The public side of the house presents a subdued presence with a courtyard enclosed by three wings of the house.

Photo Credit: David Lamb
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July 28, 2014
toan620 wrote:
what type of paint is used for these types of post?
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Thanks for your question. A basic exterior grade latex paint was used on the posts and columns.
   August 7, 2014 at 5:09AM
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January 17, 2014
lauriebm wrote:
Would you be able to tell me the color of the siding please? - I would love to know the manufacturer and color of the siding used with this beautiful porch.
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Thanks for your question Lauriebm! All the trim work in white is custom. The siding is cedar shingles with a custom paint. The porch ceiling is a stain v-groove.
   January 20, 2014 at 5:27AM
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August 19, 2013
reginabryson wrote:
Love the wicker furniture! Can you tell me the brand and color?
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Serenity Health & Home Decor
No problem :)
   August 30, 2013 at 5:53AM
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Nathan Taylor for Obelisk Home
Love. It.
   October 3, 2013 at 7:22AM
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May 19, 2013
minkystwiggy wrote:
What country, state, city is this located? - This place is beauty defined and we would love to live here.
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Thanks for your question! This project is in Silver Springs, New York.
1 Like   May 20, 2013 at 5:38AM
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October 24, 2012
jbgb wrote:
MWhat is the material for the porch floor? Is it scored cement that has been colored? If so what is the colo
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Thanks debnsync!
   June 28, 2013 at 5:31AM
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tracy207
We're about to build a porch similar to this one ( not quite as grand). Love the flooring material. Is that blue stone?
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October 12, 2012
lbucelli wrote:
What type of ceiling & what is the name of the stain? It's beautiful.
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laurareynolds6
Is the flooring blue stone?
   February 20, 2014 at 4:18PM
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Robert
What material are the posts made from? I like smooth finish with nice base & crown detail. Is it a high density material, aluminum, vinyl or wood (species) . Thank You.
   June 12, 2014 at 8:34AM
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October 1, 2012
qhspereira wrote:
I love the planters that look like basket weave...where can those be purchased?
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Thanks! Unfortunately the planters were purchased by the client.
   October 2, 2012 at 4:17PM
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jjkephart74
What are your vertical posts made of? Are they wrapped with a material?
   October 31, 2013 at 8:43AM
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September 15, 2012
esta wrote:
I need to build this in my back yard - Can anyone refer me to a builder in Trinidad?
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Hopefully you found a builder in Trinidad!
   April 26, 2013 at 5:36AM
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September 15, 2012
esta wrote:
are these concrete posts or wooden?
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Thans for your inquiry. These are wooden posts.
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August 5, 2012
stephany130 wrote:
how wide are thecolumns and how many columns are there?
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The terrace is Blue Stone.
   August 10, 2012 at 5:05AM
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lauriebm
Could you please tell me the siding color that is on this house with the beautiful porch?
   January 17, 2014 at 4:58PM
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June 11, 2012
allan1cars wrote:
How wide is this porch - Porch on web sight
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The columns are about 10" wide.
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this is comfortable
   September 15, 2012 at 8:31PM
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Becky Harris added this to Enliven Your Porch With Color
Fall mums inspire a few autumnal red accents as the seasons change around this porch.
15. A cozy porch. Plump pillows, fluffy throws and pots of gorgeous fall blooming flowers come together to create a porch you can happily spend time on long into the fall. Carry a mug of hot apple cider out, put your feet up and relax.How to cozy up outside this fallTell us: Would you try any of these ideas?
With a lakeside setting like this one in upstate New York, it’s not surprising that a knockout front porch was part of the plan for this new home. It has all the essential elements: boxed columns, a bluestone floor, a wood ceiling (fir V-groove boards with a clear finish) and wicker seating with lots of plush cushions.

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