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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.
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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.
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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 :)
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Love. It.
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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.
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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!
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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?
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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.
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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.
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jjkephart74
What are your vertical posts made of? Are they wrapped with a material?
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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!
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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.
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lauriebm
Could you please tell me the siding color that is on this house with the beautiful porch?
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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
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