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Laird Jackson Design House, LLC.
Residential Renovation, Laird Jackson Design House
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I love that this is not the standard roofing I've seen around Austin. Can you tell me the profile? We have an outdoor space to be covered. I
Liove the outside living room created outdoors. Plastic roof & add a drain system to prevent runoff rain.
outdoor roof; redwood frame and corrugated
cool! TIN ROOF? that would be awesome I think? I love how this looks on the inside and it would be awesome when it rains. what
What roofing material was used here?...Metal roof panels and wood structure...It is a green fresh out
“patio roof” — richi37w
Loudoun County Landscape Architect & Contractor
Greensward LLC creates outdoor living spaces for discerning clients in Northern and Piedmont Virginia.
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Thompson Studio Architects
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Los Altos Hills Residence
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what kind of material is used in the roof
your energy costs significantly, especially if you live in a hot climate. Roofs that reflect rather than absorb heat will keep your air conditioner from having
you live in a hot climate. Roofs that reflect rather than absorb heat will keep your air conditioner from having to work so hard. In some areas, it can even
Here dark roof is integrated into home below with window trim matching roof
A metal roof is also much more energy efficient than an asphalt roof. It can decrease your energy costs significantly, especially if you live in a hot
hot climate. Roofs that reflect rather than absorb heat will keep your air conditioner from having to work so hard. In some areas, it can even help save on
“curved metal roof” — Charline Bucher
Malcolm Davis Architecture
1 Review
Stone
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of the thickened wall creates a floor to ceiling feature for books in the living room. The Western façade, with large glass barn doors and generous windows
connections, the porch becomes an outdoor kitchen, an extension of the main living space, and the heart of the house.
associated with corrugated fiberglass panels? Our Tuftex polycarbonate roofing panels resist fading, are durable and are manufactured in the U.S. You can
Patio is an extension of main living space. Glass partitions make outdoor space more
Clear roofed patio with pizza oven
“Exterior & Roof Design: Patio” — michaelleister
Carney Logan Burke Architects
3 Reviews
Indian Springs Ranch Residence
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the single-story living pavilion, with its expansive shed roof, tilts up to recognize views and capture daylight for the primary living spaces. This trio
harsh western weather. The roof of the living pavilion extends to create a covered outdoor extension for the main living space. The cast-in-place concrete
buildings wrap around a south-facing courtyard, a warm refuge for outdoor living during the short summer season in Wyoming. Broad overhangs, articulated
Just wow. The simple glory of a shed roof.
like the long roof to include a terrace..
6. Extend your roof. If you’re doing a significant remodel, consider extending your roof to provide full shade during part of the
bit of dynamism and energy — particularly at the spot where the chimney and roof meet.
“Open family room” — C.A.P. INC.
McClellan Architects
3 Reviews
River House
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What is the slope on the metal sloping roofs?
How do you get the metal roof to work on such low slopes. Don't most manufacturers require a minimum
Hi, Most of our roofs are 1/2" and 12 pitch and most metal roof manufacturers have standing seam metal roofs that are rated for this application
Could you please indicate the color of the metal roof and the width between panels. Thx. in advance
Front facade with popped-up roof over living room
room and the lower part in the main living room both wood burning.
“Exterior & Roof Design” — michaelleister
Design Visions of Austin
5 Reviews
Belvedere
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Love the stone and wood columns - is the roof a modified shed roof design or is it barreled?
It's a curved metal roof running back into the standard roof pitch. It could be referred to as barreled as well. We
like the layout of the garage and the main house, also has dual living concept going
Curved roof running back into standard roof. Curved roof metal, but is the other roof shingles??
“Metal roof zero entry columbs” — dkw58
Mohler + Ghillino Architects
20 Reviews
Magnolia Remodel
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A new garden shed is clad in stained cedar wood slats and has a lush green roof. photo: Adams Mohler Ghillino
are plants set in a product called 'Greengrid', which is designed for a green roof installation. They are plastic trays set on top of a waterproof membrane
Maybe a small living roof ledge?...green roof on a storage shed?
“green roof on a storage shed?” — norquar
Eisner Design LLC
9 Reviews
East Hampton House
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Love the roof...curious what material this is? Is the fascia board painted or is it a certain material as well?
I love this style, roofing material cascading down to a wall surface. But I'm curious, what is this
The roof water drains into a gravel bed with 4" perf pipe sloped away from house.
on it. Add square living /dining. Floor plan works for space given.
Standing seam as roof and siding. Idea for Master Bath and Closet.
one of only two sloped-roof-ribbon projects I found on Houzz. The plan is two rectangles perpendicular to each other, each with roofs that wrap down the exterior
The roof is standing seam metal.
“Standing seam roof as wall. Don't like the intense pitch of adjacent roof” — John Lum Architecture, Inc. AIA
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