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Hufft Projects
3 Reviews
Curved House
Ideabooks7,502
Questions5
"We have radiant heating throughout our entire house and would not have any other kind of heating ever again. We have ceramic tile in the kitchen and laundry room, marble and travertine in the bathrooms
guaranteed with radiant heating. I understand you can even lay wall to wall carpeting if you use a special type of carpet pad. We have been in our house nearly 7 years now and have had NO problems whatsoever with the radiant heat. Absolutely love those warm stone floors in the bathroom in the morning
nightstand and headboard mounted to the wall; the latter is articulated in a brick pattern that recalls the gray brick exterior that gives the Curved House its name.
“External fit no handles” — dvcedarsprings
Pritzker Architecture Prize
2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize: Shigeru Ban
Ideabooks102
Questions0
Shigeru Ban: Curtain Wall House, 1995, Tokyo, Japan Photo by Hiroyuki Hirai
Curtain Wall House (1995) by Shigeru Ban. Tokyo-to Itabashi-ku Sakaecho 18-5
To compare and contrast the two poles of Ban’s work, here is a look at the Curtain Wall House in Tokyo, also completed in 1995. The house’s name refers to the glass walls that have become ubiquitous in modern offices and other buildings around the world in the past 50 years. But his take on it is playful
“add a rail system to incorporate a curtain system as shown” — rockylizzy
Hufft Projects
3 Reviews
Heavy Metal
Ideabooks4,312
Questions1
like the wall of windows if house has courtyard in center
For slat house walls and roof
pond along the front of the house with metal mesh awning to provide protection and sun shading for kitchen
“A link to nature from each interior space was one of Perry’s requirements.” — Karen Egly-ThompsonShe had me at a house named Heavy Metal.Full story: Houzz Tour: Heavy Metal Rocks a Modern Missouri Home
“like the wall of windows if house has courtyard in center” — ldhernandez
Favreau Design
Historic Estate
Ideabooks677
Questions3
“We have a dog named Hubble, and Chelsea is the county seat, so it is a shire,” Favreau says, explaining the home’s name and the letters on the kitchen wall.
as wall decor, plus: giving the house a name (Hubbleshire Farm in this case)
Home’s name and the letters on the kitchen wall
“We have a dog named Hubble, and Chelsea is the county seat, so it is a shire,” Favreau says, explaining the home’s name and the letters on the kitchen wall.
“Big letters” — cmweese
Daniel Marshall Architect
5 Reviews
Korora
Ideabooks983
Questions0
vicinity of that city. The Korora House is on Waiheke, a small island in the Hauraki Gulf east of Auckland. The house takes its name from the Maori word that translates as "little blue penguin," rooting the project in the Polynesian past and the natural context. The house has stunning views to the north
short tours of the four houses by Marshall, giving outsiders an idea of what makes New Zealand unique. Each house's design results from responses to a few factors consistent to the country: an undulating topography, a favorable climate and being surrounded by water. So the houses are often split levels;
vicinity of that city.The Korora House is on Waiheke, a small island in the Hauraki Gulf east of Auckland. The house takes its name from the Maori word that translates as "little blue penguin," rooting the project in the Polynesian past and the natural context. The house has stunning views to the north
“like narrow and long” — aray9
Sean Litchfield Photography
1 Review
Medfield Home
Ideabooks1,428
Questions0
Tree house not wedged in a tree but providing shady spot for garden
Tree house for the kids why not
How much would you have liked this in your backyard when you were growing up? This brightly coloured house means hours of fun for the kids.
tree house...Vaikiskas namelis...Club house...Cubby house...tree houses...Tree house...Tree house layout...play house...tree house
“Kid friendly” — p034488
BAR Architects
2 Reviews
Pebble Beach Residence
Ideabooks751
Questions0
House name and square look with big windows
don't like this window. Too modern for the house
My DH really REALLY likes this house, and the pics of the interior on the architect's website are amazing
Wonderful tile house
house_1 - 001...Exterior House...front of house
“grass stairs” — neidhart
Glickman Schlesinger Architects
57th Street Residence
Ideabooks1,946
Questions4
Is this actually granite , quartzite or a quartzite that wears like marble (etches). Love the look but our house can't handle marble or marble type material. I've read lots of conflicting info on super white and wondering how these counters are holding up.
Look for Super White Quartzite, White Vermont Quartzite, or Fantasy White Quartzite....those are all different names for this stone.
“Granite” — hollymonti
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