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Austin Patterson Disston Architects
Modern Summer House
Ideabooks410
Questions3
This shag rug is from Custom Cool, www.customcoolrugs.com.
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Being cosy was also on Disston’s mind when he designed the bed in the master bedroom with storage drawers underneath. “We used the drawers to store quilts and blankets,” he says. “When it gets cool, it’s good
he designed the bed in the master bedroom with storage drawers underneath. “We used the drawers to store quilts and blankets,” he says. “When it gets cool, it’s good to have them close at hand.”The architect describes the experience of being his own client as a bit like “being a surgeon who operates on
himself.” But with summer on the way and the pool at hand, it seems like it was well worth the effort.Pillows: Fishers Home Furnishings; rug: Custom Cool; ceiling fan: Big Ass FansBrowse more homes by style:Small Homes | Colorful Homes | Eclectic Homes | Modern Homes | Contemporary Homes | Midcentury
“bed base” — Ivan Vladimir Castellanos
Mark English Architects, AIA
8 Reviews
fireplace
Ideabooks29,849
Questions12
Do you like warm light or cool light? You have probably heard lighting described as having a color temperature, which is measured in degrees Kelvin (K). Simply put, this indicates whether the light will appear warm or cool — more yellow or more blue.Desirable temperatures for
3,200 K: Warm, the Goldilocks zone (for many)• 3,500 K: Neutral• 4,000K: Cool. Mimicking natural daylight starts here; the light gets colder depending on the time of day. (Surprisingly the light we perceive from the sun is cool.)• 5,000 K: ColdLet personal preference guide you. If you are drawn to rich
“All” — rexknight
Stern McCafferty
sternmccafferty custom glass bathtub
Ideabooks51,174
Questions14
design, and how long it would be before some seals wore out. also, and i know some people are into simplicity, but i found the tile work to be boring. cool concept though. wish the poster would answer some questions about it. questions i would like answered. 1-is it glass or acrylic, and how thick is it
What a cool detail and fun for both kids & adults.
“Liv's bath??” — avirgona
CLAUDIA LUJAN
MODERN
Ideabooks7,810
Questions12
2. Cool white. In this space, the cool white walls perfectly match the white furniture and window treatments. This creates a serene, homogenous space that has very little contrast and/or distraction. Cool, pure whites work well in contemporary spaces
cool curtains-- maybe silk puddling on the floor?
2. Cool white. In this space, the cool white walls perfectly match the white furniture and window treatments. This creates a serene, homogenous space that has very little contrast and/or distraction. Cool, pure whites work well in contemporary spaces because they provide a feeling of newness. Paint
“Curtains” — Dawn Dublin
Bill Fry Construction - Wm. H. Fry Const. Co.
34 Reviews
Pool House
Ideabooks3,810
Questions6
paintings up against it. However, a suspended wall, for example in a double-height area, could be an option. Ceilings work best for cooling, as opposed to heating, because cool air falls and hot air rises. Fitting the radiant system into the ceiling is usually done in commercial buildings, because the floors
wood-look ceramics before moving on to engineered woods specifically certified for underfloor heating. Your turn: Do you have radiant heating or cooling in your house? We’d love to see some interesting applications of radiant systems in walls or ceilings. Show us in the Comments!
I like these sliding glass doors because the design is really cool, and I like how it leads from a living room out to the pool. And I like how the sliding glass doors don't take up the whole wall, only a part of it
“small kitchenette” — paintingamy
Mark Newman Design
Family Room
Ideabooks13,516
Questions17
Tapestry Beige OC-32 by Benjamin Moore. Cool down a sunny room. Khaki with gray undertones.
wall color cools down sunny room but not dark BM Tapestry Beije
Cool khaki. If you need to cool down a sunny room but also want to keep the space neutral, khaki is a great choice. The cool factor comes from the gray undertones. This hue is also considered a type of griege. Paint pick: Tapestry Beige OC-32 by Benjamin Moore
“Khaki walls” — Liz Flippo
Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
10 Reviews
Belmont Hill Residence
Ideabooks4,103
Questions4
Love the classic coolness of this, looks so tranquil :)
it drain, then fill the rest of the hole with soil.• Add 2 to 3 inches of mulch on top to keep the soil moist and cool; don't let the mulch touch the trunk. Make sure the soil stays cool, moist and drained.
can tolerate full sun to partial shade; the USDA recommends planting them in a location on the north or east side of the house, to keep the soil more cool. Moist (but not wet), loose soils are best. How to plant a birch tree:• Dig a hole about three times the size of the root ball. Make sure the soil is
“Tall flower” — lauriemille
Gast Architects
26 Reviews
Kentfield Residence - Ultimate Shower Experience
Ideabooks19,270
Questions8
cool floor tile and glass tile for shower
of cold water nearby to cool the bit often. If the water in the cuts starts to boil, the bit hasn't been cooled often enough. If a diamond bit gets too hot, the diamonds will fall off the drill bit and make it worthless.Tip: Drill especially slowly and stop constantly to cool the drill bit when drilling
“Tiles” — shwshwshw
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