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McClellan Architects
3 Reviews
Westlight House
Ideabooks3,757
Questions5
l interest in square design along with overhang. Would not want so many windows on front.
Balcony provides some archiectural interest in square design along with overhang. Would not want so many windows on front.
Great design. Narrow. Too modern inside. The neighbors would revolt.
1. Choose a design professional. To create a plan and detailed scope of work, most homeowners hire either an architect or interior designer, and sometimes both. Every company does things a little differently, and design licensing varies in each state. Many designers work on projects that don’t involve
wide range of work, or work only on floor plans and permits, and leave the details of the electrical plan, baths and kitchen to another designer. Selecting a design professional usually starts with an in-person meeting, which can take a few weeks depending on how many companies you are interviewing.
“Charcoal” — sharmeenader
Fivedot Design Build
4 Reviews
The Orchard
Ideabooks3,378
Questions4
i want to have a slating metal roof probably new new delhi but it will get too hot to handle during summers any ideas for it any innovative designs apart from roof slab...
It could but I wouldn't recommend it. It was designed for the climate of the pacific north west and is not suited in design or materials to an Indian climate.
are a durable option that can be a flexible feature in the design of your outdoor spaces, since they can theoretically come in many shapes. Supposedly concrete also has the side effect of balancing out the pH levels of acidic rainwater. The design and execution would be best carried out by professionals
features but shows them off proudly, as design features that add to its unique and intensely local quality," says Ingram. Instead of hiding the workings of their rainwater harvesting system, the designers took the opportunity to integrate them into the design, using the concrete tanks as a wall that
“they show off the water collection system by shamelessly putting the concrete front and center. I w” — boobooluv
Hammer & Hand
9 Reviews
Karuna Passive House
Ideabooks2,526
Questions2
Karuna Passive House designed by Holst Architecture and built by Hammer & Hand. This high performance home meets the world's most demanding green building certifications. Photo by Jeremy Bittermann.
Good ideas into design of container house
passive homes are anything but lazy. A house designed to take advantage of the solar heat streaming through a window is actively saving energy. Taking it a step further, and into the realm of the Passive House building standard, a house can be designed to work hard in every season to maintain a comfortable
Decoding What People Say“This house was designed with passive solar principles” means the orientation of the house and the placement of windows have been used to gain heat through natural daylight. Perhaps shading for hot summers was also considered. These are the first and most fundamental steps toward
“Wood/Windows/Solar Panels” — todddebbie
CULTivation D.S
4 Reviews
The Projector House
Ideabooks7,739
Questions5
If the septic is old or not designed for the occupancy of the new construction that's a serious budgetary consideration. It's not a deal breaker, but it's definitely a cost beyond the house construction. I have worked with VT Well and pump
been there; I’ve gotten that dreaded call from the contractor that the structural and mechanical designs are in conflict. And dealt with pre-existing conditions the contractor hadn’t anticipated.A design pro can provide guidance on what team members will likely be required for the project. And not just
define their USP. If you’re struggling with this, there are many resources available. (Check out this chart for starters.) While historically much of a designer or an architect’s work has been local, the Internet has opened access to the world, and we’re competing in a global marketplace. Standing out means
“Finish back deck” — drewt14
Tate Studio Architects
3 Reviews
Sefcovic Residence
Ideabooks13,398
Questions10
has 10,000 sqft in Pasadena thinking to build 4-5000 sqft Spanish modern with court yard, Two story house, would like to know your charge? Love your design. Vicky
A design trend that is on the rise in desert contemporary style is the blend of the interior and exterior space seamlessly. The outside view of the stairwell
interior design here. "A design trend that is on the rise in Phoenix is the desire to seamlessly blend interior and exterior space," says Tate. "A greater appreciation of design principals such as sun orientation and thermal properties combined with more energy-efficient materials is allowing designers to
“Garden” — Ai Pham
Think. Design Office
La Canada Residence
Ideabooks58,023
Questions18
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create a large entertaining area that your guests will savor. Here are some tips to make sure you get the most out of your indoor-outdoor design.
“open flow, firepit, indoor/outdoor...” — lesliebraunstein
LeichtUSA
1 Review
Water-tower project
Ideabooks663
Questions0
Seen in it on a Grand design, it's great.,
sliding door ? Watch 100th episode of Grand Designs...see if can find out where/how
Grand designsI love a bold and brave home design and this water-tower extension is certainly eye-catching. The entire glass wall of the new section folds back, while a glass-enclosed roof terrace affords the owners amazing views of the local area. The vistas from the top of the tower across south London
3. Grand designsI love a bold and brave home design and this water-tower extension is certainly eye-catching. The entire glass wall of the new section folds back, while a glass-enclosed
“Double stories' sliding door” — dawn_zc
Sarah Natsumi Moore
10 Reviews
My Houzz: Modern Home
Ideabooks1,616
Questions2
good thing, since they had to vacate their rental quickly after their landlords decided to move back in.Pam and Chris are both drawn to contemporary design, and turned to Tom Baits of Austin Modern Homes to find their dream home. “We only looked for two days, and we were done,” says Pam. “We walked through
smelling sweet jasmine, so it made me giddy when I first looked at the property,” says Pam. The couple left all the paint finishes exactly the way Turner designed them. “We love the lime-green door!” exclaims Pam. Door paint: Golden Cricket 210-5, Pittsburgh Paints
good thing, since they had to vacate their rental quickly after their landlords decided to move back in.Pam and Chris are both drawn to contemporary design, and turned to Tom Baits of Austin Modern Homes to find their dream home.’We only looked for two days, and we were done,’ says Pam. ‘We walked through
“Awning” — aineblackwell
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