mark gerwing
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Sunshine Canyon house contemporary exterior
 

Sunshine Canyon house

stone house on a steep hillside west of Boulder, Colorado
Oklahoma brown veneer stone with New Mexico buff sandstone lintels and trim, weathering steel corrugated roof
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debbiemountain wrote:
what is the name of this stone?
   Comment   July 9, 2013
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Oklahoma brown
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beechview wrote:
what is the square footage on this home? Also, floor plans? - same as above
   Comment   January 6, 2014

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Janell Beals - House of Fifty Mag added this to Design in America's Happiest City
Siting the home within the slope of the lot and placing large boulders and indigenous plantings around the perimeter makes the home appear as if it has grown up out of the land.
Bud Dietrich, AIA added this to When to Paint Your House Brown
While the focus here has been on traditionally designed homes, brown can work for more modern aesthetics, given the right circumstances. It's ideal for a home such as this one, which is rooted in place and employs natural materials. As such, it follows many of the tenets of the Prairie and Craftsman styles even if its form and structure are more International style.More ideas for exterior paint colors

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sadie111 added this to sadie111's ideas
April 7, 2014
Boulders on hill- could use as a cluster/vignette around Eucalyptus.
brynith added this to Stone House
April 6, 2014
Patio off back like 2nd story
macy65 added this to macy65's Ideas
April 1, 2014
Top ends
Alicia Ufkes added this to outside
March 31, 2014
Oklahoma brown
dreringriffin added this to dreringriffin's ideas
March 30, 2014
boulder design
chrisua3kz added this to chrisua3kz's ideas
March 28, 2014
heavy stone supports for deck
2alman added this to Dry Creek Designs
March 23, 2014
..nice round boulders
Spears Driskell added this to spears_driskell's Ideas
March 13, 2014
Could we use stone fence $5 a sq foot
ikwewe added this to Conkling exterior
March 12, 2014
yellow stone with chocolate trim
sapemba added this to sapemba's Ideas
March 5, 2014
Large boulders
bouldercat added this to Landscape Ideas
March 4, 2014
make boulders different sizes
m6k6msncom added this to outdoor
March 4, 2014
pergola and rock
kwag19 added this to House reno
March 3, 2014
Stone veneer - Oklahoma brown
audreyandersen added this to Kitchen Ideas
February 26, 2014
Pretty colors on the exterior
Ali Nosheed added this to ali_nosheed's ideas
February 24, 2014
hut
Jody Krisko added this to JK-The EXTRAS
February 22, 2014
pergola, stone, railing
Ashley Alspaugh added this to ashley_alspaugh's ideas
February 13, 2014
Rock
Arthur Nyikayaramba added this to arthur_nyikayaramba's ideas
February 12, 2014
cottage
aj_dunst added this to aj_dunst's Ideas
February 6, 2014
Secluded pagola area
lindalross added this to Windows
February 4, 2014
New Mexico Buff sandstone, roof patio beams, landscape
kathyb50 added this to bathroom
February 2, 2014
rocks
firstjohn added this to fulton ranch
February 1, 2014
square house
hartleydm91 added this to 884ParhamRoad
January 19, 2014
Trellis beside the house would work well by downstairs back bedroom
stevebokor added this to Bathroom Ideas
January 17, 2014
cool,cool,cool
crystalmarti added this to crystalmarti's ideas
January 14, 2014
stone and fence
Scott Hommas added this to Lawson Residence
January 10, 2014
Landscape heavily influences the ambiance of this house.
beechview added this to beechview's ideas for sloping yard
January 6, 2014
like the house design
Ravi Kohli added this to ravi_kohli's ideas
January 3, 2014
Possible for Kenya
kpog3 added this to kpog3's ideas
December 29, 2013
love the pergola
jthm13 added this to jthm13's Ideas
December 27, 2013
Everything!
tan63 added this to tan63's ideas
December 24, 2013
garden
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December 23, 2013
look at the bolders
lisak63 added this to Landscape Ideas
December 19, 2013
Stonework colour scheme
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December 8, 2013
Bonita fachada
gailsbiz added this to Landscaping
December 1, 2013
Too many boulders all the same size. not enough variation
Mariel Cerrato added this to mariel_cerrato's Ideas
November 17, 2013
Stone
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November 17, 2013
indoor/outdoor spaces
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November 14, 2013
Stone
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November 4, 2013
mexican brick for pergola pillars
Isaac Kirsch added this to outside ideas
November 4, 2013
Arbor courtyard. Magnificent!
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October 27, 2013
simple lines
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October 17, 2013
Metal
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October 16, 2013
Arbor
Nicholas Design Collaborative added this to HH exterior stone ideas
October 14, 2013
could work with lighter scheme.
Stevi Belle added this to Exterior Ideas
October 13, 2013
like the stacked stone
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October 12, 2013
stone
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October 12, 2013
Patio
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October 6, 2013
Stone column railing
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October 2, 2013
boulders in landscape, exterior "porch" plank accents "roof"
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October 2, 2013
Mooi met die leiklip
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September 29, 2013
Estilo
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September 29, 2013
Bolders
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September 29, 2013
stone work
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September 23, 2013
ganska fint
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September 22, 2013
pergola, mex brick, windows
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September 14, 2013
Home
Andrew Sauer added this to Exterior Ideas
September 14, 2013
stone columns, great patio, blending of landscape stones with structure. wood and stone
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September 11, 2013
boulders
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September 9, 2013
Pergolado
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September 9, 2013
Like shape not bricks
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September 5, 2013
Back walk out
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September 4, 2013
Stone
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September 1, 2013
this has some useful ideas....i think
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August 28, 2013
House
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August 27, 2013
Steep slope home
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August 19, 2013
Stone colour
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August 18, 2013
patio
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August 13, 2013
Ridge house
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August 6, 2013
deck
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August 5, 2013
large rocks next to house
nankypoo added this to Landscape Ideas
August 4, 2013
use of boulders
Rachel Hanson added this to Exterior Craftsman
August 3, 2013
modern, materials
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August 1, 2013
rocks in front
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July 31, 2013
architecture
gomezgang added this to Latigo Ideas
July 30, 2013
love the bolders
garrett362 added this to garrett362's ideas
July 20, 2013
Idea, use New England stone on back of house
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July 19, 2013
outside rock
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July 11, 2013
Mexican brick as material for pergola pillars
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July 5, 2013
Boulder slope
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July 2, 2013
Great outdoors
fmtc added this to Joe & Mark
July 2, 2013
would be perfect in backyard
Ann Finnerty added this to ann_finnerty's Ideas
July 2, 2013
Pergola
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July 1, 2013
LANDSCAPE
vivianrose4 added this to vivianrose4's ideas
June 30, 2013
I don't normally like a more modern style, but I like this.
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June 30, 2013
rocky edge to woods
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June 29, 2013
Rocky
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June 29, 2013
Dream house 1
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June 28, 2013
Landscape
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June 28, 2013
the rocks and brick
dinam2000 added this to Exteriors
June 25, 2013
Like the stone...see picture of roof for color (in roof idea book)
sherelii added this to sherelii's Ideas
June 20, 2013
Fits into landscape. Big, rocky. Also, nice windows n deck
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June 17, 2013
natural
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June 16, 2013
materials, exterior design/feel
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M
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June 11, 2013
Boulders
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June 8, 2013
exterior view - cool design
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June 7, 2013
Exterior
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June 5, 2013
Beams for over the deck
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May 29, 2013
Exterior patio
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May 26, 2013
staggered boulder with mulch
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May 20, 2013
interesting
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May 18, 2013
Jardin
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May 16, 2013
Villa elevation
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May 14, 2013
Idea for a pergola
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May 12, 2013
The landscape
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May 11, 2013
Yellow rock
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May 9, 2013
Fantastic patio
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May 8, 2013
like the stone landscaping and house design
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May 6, 2013
nice house
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May 6, 2013
Afuera
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April 30, 2013
bump out
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April 29, 2013
over boat garage
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April 25, 2013
Stone
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April 23, 2013
Pillars
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April 23, 2013
D3
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April 22, 2013
Boulders on the hillside
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April 19, 2013
sunny but protected al fresco
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April 16, 2013
Pergola
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April 14, 2013
like the colors and shape of the stone
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April 12, 2013
stones
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April 11, 2013
piedra
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April 3, 2013
Boulders on hillside
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April 2, 2013
Like
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April 1, 2013
Landscape
indyjb added this to indyjb's ideas
March 29, 2013
boulders.. wouldn't have this many, but like the look
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March 25, 2013
House
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March 25, 2013
side window stick out
christin4 added this to exterior
March 24, 2013
stone and horizontal railings
bennybob added this to bennybob's ideas
March 22, 2013
Like the rock exterior. Nice colour pallet.
Rachel Bernard added this to rachel_bernard's Ideas
March 22, 2013
Stacked sandstone
kayte654 added this to Patio & Deck
March 18, 2013
Slope Protection
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March 17, 2013
Awning
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March 16, 2013
Zone couverte carat à l.etage
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March 11, 2013
exterior space landscaping
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March 3, 2013
Arbor and paint color
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February 25, 2013
pilars
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February 25, 2013
deck design
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February 23, 2013
modern architecture but with natural, blending in sort of feel.
Jen Hurlebaus added this to jen_hurlebaus's Ideas
February 19, 2013
Using stone columns
Gabriel Howe added this to House Exterior
February 17, 2013
Good coloring in the rock, but maybe just a little dark.
joneskelinske added this to joneskelinske's ideas
February 17, 2013
House blends into the cliff, love this!
Designer Lane added this to hillside
February 17, 2013
patio hardscape
Jason Atkins added this to atkins outdoor living spaces
February 13, 2013
Possible side porch that could be connected to pool house via a bridge.
Gabriel Howe added this to gabriel_howe's Ideas
February 11, 2013
Great Stone
kalensmom added this to Exterior
February 8, 2013
dry stacked
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February 7, 2013
exterior/modern nm
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February 6, 2013
Payola
mgb1101 added this to mgb1101's ideas
February 6, 2013
look at this idea for back porch
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February 6, 2013
Rocks, natural elements
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February 5, 2013
rocks
janetherman added this to janetherman's ideas
February 4, 2013
rocks on hillside
kdrider added this to kdrider's Ideas
February 4, 2013
carport? love.
caranm added this to DCL Exterior
February 3, 2013
Stone color/style, red with browns, natural materials, blending into environment
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February 3, 2013
stone elev
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February 2, 2013
rocks for garden
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February 2, 2013
railing
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February 2, 2013
Love the stone
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February 1, 2013
arbor 3
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January 26, 2013
Materials, fits in with natural surroundings
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January 24, 2013
Pierre extérieure
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January 23, 2013
slope treatment
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January 23, 2013
Boulders
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January 23, 2013
porch
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January 22, 2013
lodge
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January 21, 2013
What is the color to the right
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January 21, 2013
sziklakert
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January 19, 2013
Exterior
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January 18, 2013
landscape.
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January 17, 2013
natural stone wall
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January 16, 2013
pergo good usage
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January 16, 2013
ledgestone (horizontal and rectangular pieces)
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January 16, 2013
Love this!
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January 16, 2013
arbor and stone
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porch
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January 14, 2013
stones
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January 14, 2013
Wow
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January 14, 2013
Stone house in natural setting.
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January 14, 2013
stone house
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January 14, 2013
love all the stone walls
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January 12, 2013
Hutta idea
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January 12, 2013
stone work
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January 12, 2013
example of stone with wood and nature that again made me look twice
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rocs
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January 11, 2013
rocks on hill
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pergola and stone
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January 10, 2013
ROCKY BY/LEVEL RUGGED HOUSE NATURAL MATERIALS
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January 10, 2013
cool looking
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January 10, 2013
PERGOLA
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January 10, 2013
COUNTOURS TO EARTH
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January 10, 2013
The brownstone effect in the hills
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rock
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January 9, 2013
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