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Street address marker; rusted steel stone base
Rusted steel mail ox and house numbers
Weathered steel appears to be a popular choice for custom mailboxes serving modern homes. This post, which also doubles as a mount for the address, is tall and slender, like the glazed entrance and window above it in the distance.
furniture pieces such as the cherry bed in the master bedroom. The dining area features an 8-ft. long custom bentwood mahogany table with a blackened steel base. The house has many sustainable design features, such as the use of extensive clerestory windows to achieve natural lighting and cross ventilation
space framed in steel with a “wood quilt” roof structure. A series of large north-facing clerestory windows create a soaring, 20-ft. high space, filled with natural light. The interior of the house is highly crafted with many custom-designed fabrications, including complex, laser-cut steel railings, hand-blown
about 20 miles east of Seattle. The 3.5-acre site has a quiet beauty, with large stands of fir and cedar. The house is a delicate structure of wood, steel, and glass perched on a stone plinth of Montana ledgestone. The stone plinth varies in height from 2-ft. on the uphill side to 15-ft. on the downhill
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Berkeley Courtyard House
Where does one find the steel for this type of terracing?
Concrete and steel cabin? Cor-ten steel retaining walls
The Cor-Ten steel planter walls, the overhanging roof supported by the red slanted steel columns.
used as a terraced ground cover, but here they are used to soften the uncompromising Cor-Ten steel retaining walls. The height and color of the grasses are perfectly in harmony with the rust finish of the steel.Ornamental grasses can be a good plant choice, as terraces can drain freely, but the selection
we can see how the landscape between the road and the house is terraced to follow the slope. The native grasses are a nice contrast with the Corten steel edging, the pool that gets taller as it moves to the west, and the zinc-and-stucco-clad structures. Note how the angle of the column at left is echoed
Carney Logan Burke Architects
Fish Creek Compound Guest House
building components — base, wall and roof — as well as their functions.
Considering Contrast These steel shingles contrast the wood shingles in color, material and texture. This is bonderized steel: galvanized steel with a zinc phosphate
steel shingles contrast the wood shingles in color, material and texture. This is bonderized steel: galvanized steel with a zinc phosphate finish and a chromate topcoat, which gives
CONTRAST OF EXTERIOR MATRIALS steel shingles contrast the
wood shingles were overlayed on the metal shingles very deliberately and distinguish the building components — base, wall and roof — as well as their functions.
Love the mix of steel, wood & stone. Even though this isn't rusted, it looks great with large rocks. Maybe I can group some rust
Perry’s manufacturing company, Cardinal Detecto, punched all of the steel panels from digital files that Hufft Projects generated.
Some of the steel panels are solid, while others are perforated. The perforated panels
Perforated steel panels located to minimize solar gain and maximize privacy
the steel panels from digital files that Hufft Projects generated.
Rusted steel for gate contrasting with grey walls.
Perforated steel panels offer sunlight control and privacy to interior. Beautiful design concept!
Some of the steel panels are solid, while others are perforated. The perforated panels are strategically located to minimize sun and heat gain as well as maximize privacy from the exterior.This nighttime view of the front facade shows how the perforated steel skin becomes visually porous, offering an
staining of the concrete over the years. However, due to the nature of the material (Cor-ten steel), a relatively dry climate and deep eaves we expect that the staining will be minimal. Cor-ten steel or 'Weathering steel' was chosen for it's nominal maintenance requirements and visual compatibility with the
materials are visible here: concrete down low, which “protects the structure’s base during the winter snowpack and spring snowmelt cycle,” according to the architects, and maintenance-free Cor-Ten steel siding above.
Cor ten steel siding, bare concrete sub-walls and gently sloping roof. See wood pile
here: concrete down low, which “protects the structure’s base during the winter snowpack and spring snowmelt cycle,” according to the architects, and maintenance-free Cor-Ten steel siding above.
Dick Clark + Associates
modern exterior architecture
Steel tracked metal security door and window slider.
clean lines, soft stone color and great steel accents
Like the use of steel beams.
Use of both wood and steel in the design of this roof.
the steel concrete and wood combination
Colourbond and exposed structural steel. Oldie but
Here an angled roof extends to create a sheltered patio. In both directions the steel beams supporting the roof are exposed, themselves sitting upon a slender round column that further defines the extents of the patio. A steel beam is also part of the mix, working as a header for a sliding door.