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limited number of life cycles of charge and discharge.) Pratt points out that it's possible for him to make the house net zero, though it's not a lifestyle he wants to develop. “People play the game,” he says. “Like hypermilers in their hybrid cars who never go over 50 miles per hour so they can get 100
achieve net zero easily. This approach isn't for everyone. In GO Logic homes, you can still live life as you would, without taking on an extreme lifestyle, and consume very little energy to maintain a comfortable internal environment
limited number of life cycles of charge and discharge.)Pratt points out that it's possible for him to make the house net zero, though it's not a lifestyle he wants to develop. “People play the game,” he says. “Like hypermilers in their hybrid cars who never go over 50 miles per hour so they can get 100
Pause StudioPause Architecture + Interiors
he interior was an empty shell, and Ho tailored the floor plan to his lifestyle. He gave more square footage to the open kitchen and living area, because he likes to entertain, and shrunk down the bedroom. The beauty in renovating for yourself
The interior was an empty shell, and Ho tailored the floor plan to his lifestyle. He gave more square footage to the open kitchen and living area, because he likes to entertain, and shrunk down the bedroom. The beauty in renovating for yourself is you can devote more time and space to the things you
The interior was an empty shell, and Ho tailored the floor plan to his lifestyle. He made the kitchen and living room bigger, because he likes to entertain, and shrunk the bedroom. The beauty in renovating for yourself is you can devote more time and space to the things you
Pulp Design StudiosPulp Design Studios
7. Take your time. Great design takes a while and usually requires refining before you come up with the perfect plan for your lifestyle. Don't rush through the design — it's worth taking a little extra time up front to make sure you have a more efficient and functional plan in the
7. Take your timeGreat design takes a while and usually requires refining before you come up with the perfect plan for your lifestyle. Don’t rush through the design — it’s worth taking a little extra time upfront to make sure you have a more efficient and functional plan in the end.
Beach HouseHighgate House
decide if lifestyle trumps practicalities at any cost. If you love going for a surf before work, for example, having to commute that extra half hour just isn’t going to matter.
Keep it simpleCoastal style should be livable and casual, and not try too hard to look cool. It’s all about the lifestyle, after
Fish Creek Compound Guest HouseCarney Logan Burke Architects
property lies in a wildland-urban interface, where the risk of wildfires is higher.While the small space has certainly changed Carney’s outlook on his lifestyle, there is a downside. “I’m a musician, and my piano and guitars have been in storage for two years,” he says. But Carney and his musical instruments
are also a precaution, as the property lies in an area with a risk of wildfires.While the small space has certainly changed Carney’s outlook on his lifestyle, there is a downside. “I’m a musician, and my piano and guitars have been in storage for two years,” he says. But Carney and his musical instruments
House MosiM Square Lifestyle Design
Interior of House Mosi, Designed by M Square Lifestyle Design and M Square Lifestyle Necessities The house was designed by Nico van der Meulen Architects
Drop celingInterior of House Mosi, Designed by M Square Lifestyle Design and M Square Lifestyle Necessities The house was designed by Nico van der Meulen Architects
Modern CottageStreeter & Associates, Inc.
An award-winning renovation that reflects the owner’s active family lifestyle. This award-winning renovation redesigned a 1940’s New England Style cottage around the family’s active, modern lifestyle. An open, inviting floor plan with expansive windows showcase dramatic views while warm, welcoming interiors
Towel rack An award-winning renovation that reflects the owner’s active family lifestyle. This award-winning renovation redesigned a 1940’s New England Style cottage around the family’s active, modern lifestyle. An open, inviting floor plan with expansive windows showcase dramatic views while warm
Rear GardenTerra Ferma Landscapes
3. Install a French drain. If a rain garden just isn’t right for your lifestyle or the layout of your landscape, a French drain might be the way to go. A French drain is essentially a perforated tube that collects water and d
Install a French drain. If a rain garden just isn’t right for your lifestyle or the layout of your landscape, a French drain might be the way to go. A French drain is essentially a perforated tube that collects water and d
SOGGY SOIL Install a French drain. If a rain garden just isn’t right for your lifestyle or the layout of your landscape, a French drain might be the way to go. A French drain is essentially a perforated tube that collects water and d
3. Install a French drain. If a rain garden just isn’t right for your lifestyle or the layout of your landscape, a French drain might be the way to go. A French drain is essentially a perforated tube that collects water and d
full time. It's important to have a sanctuary clear of clutter and the day's worries," says Brettkelly, who oversaw the design and runs the busy lifestyle blog About Last Weekend. Besides the bed from Kenneth Cobonpue, the room's only other pieces of furniture are Roche Bobois bedside tables. And that
full time. It's important to have a sanctuary clear of clutter and the day's worries," says Brettkelly, who oversaw the design and runs the busy lifestyle blog About Last Weekend. Besides the bed from Kenneth Cobonpue, the room's only other pieces of furniture are Roche Bobois bedside tables. And that
Studio with living roofPurple Fountain Tree
units made from cement-board siding and corrugated metal that start at $7,000 for an unfinished 8-foot by 10-foot unit. (The company also offers a lifestyle interior package that includes denim insulation, full electrical wiring and fixtures, seamless drywall cladding and various flooring options.) Larger
units made from cement-board siding and corrugated metal that start at $7,000 for an unfinished 8-foot by 10-foot unit. (The company also offers a lifestyle interior package that includes denim insulation, full electrical wiring and fixtures, seamless drywall cladding and various flooring options.) Larger
kitchen was small and partitioned off, so the designers opened it up to the breakfast room (see photos following) to “enhance and embrace today’s open lifestyle where people combine cooking and living in one room,” says Schwartz.The custom pot rack is from Ann-Morris, Inc.
CavehillEggleston Farkas Architects
Wine is a big part of the clients' lifestyle, so Farkas designed a perfectly sized nook for a row of wine bottles. The recess was made so that the back set of cabinetry would be placed into the recess, leaving a nook at just the right size for a standard bottle of wine. One of the homeowners created
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