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Mark English Architects, AIA
9 Reviews
exteriors
Ideabooks9,644
Questions12
Beautiful design! What color paint is on the railing? Thank you.
What kind of windows are these? Wood or vinyl?
Could you tell me the depth of the Ipe wood? Is it 7/8, 1", or 5/4?
I am building a house in Vermont and am hoping to build a back deck similar to this. Can you tell me what type of wood was used for the deck? Also, where can I find this type of railing?
good idea to paint rails same as house/decking
small round piece of ipe that’s glued in place to cover the screw. Then it’s sanded down and finished with a sealer. Because ipe is so dense, this technique is labor intensive and dulls drill bits quickly. The final option with ipe is to router a groove along the side of the boards and use concealed fasteners
“gray ipe wood” — Brandie Ruiz
McKay Landscape Lighting
11 Reviews
Spring 2012 Installation - Contempory
Ideabooks2,608
Questions2
open space on the edge of wood
Unique applications of everyday lighting techniques. Look for uncommon ways to use standard lighting techniques. For instance, say you need a little illumination along a path to find your way to your d
tape or light rope to make sweeping lines of light inset in a wall, a patio or pool decking. Fashion a cover for the inset light” “everyday lighting techniques. Look for uncommon ways to use standard
or tuck the light source up under a built-in lip to finish the look. Don't limit yourself just to strip lighting when tweaking standard lighting techniques — dream up alternate uses of downlights, uplights etc. For instance, why not cut a pattern out of a piece of sheet metal, place it over an
“Clean lighting” — Mark Papoulias
Christopher Yates Landscape Architecture
3 Reviews
San Francisco Dining Terrace
Ideabooks36,036
Questions15
This is stunning! What kind of wood have you used?
I love this as well. Do you have any recommendations for an imitation wood decking? I love this look, but worry about fading and maintenance. I live
Is the wood decking path laid directly on top of the ground or is there a barrier/support? Thank you for your response!
there a French drain or catch basins to divert the water from collecting and causing algae growth or mosquito haven areas... Or even an increase of wood rot.
different materials for patio, concrete and wood
grass, concrete and wood floor textures.. Our kitchen/dining table is a concrete slab so it would be nice to extend that texture outside, on the cooking area counter as well as possibly the coffee table (or fire table)
“Love this kind of outdoor space, clean and put together.” — lizetniev
Eclectic Landscape
Ideabooks53,762
Questions10
Help! We are using our tax return to paint our house. The majority of it is a pale yellow brick but the people before us built in the carport and that part is wood, as well as each end of the house (We're only painting the wood, not the brick). It's a single story ranch style home.
finally dirt. Google this technique for more info & good luck! I plan to do raised gardens this year too due to a disability
I live in Sacramento area, would painting the containers white keep
Paint the entire house, including the brick. Buy several samples of paint you think might work and paint 4x4 sections on the house. Label them a, b, c etc. then look at them at different times of the day
refresh the finish. Here is a link showing how to use Cherry to make a darker walnut color over this yellowish tone you have: http://www.minwax.com/expert-wood-tips/change-stain-color-with-polyshades/?gclid=CPC-uZ_n0b0CFcyTfgodSm4ATw There is a color chart on that site for more options for light, medium or
“Landscape” — jwi1003
KDL Architects
Abramson
Ideabooks11,204
Questions13
Hi love the design and the richness of the wood! Could you tell me what type of ceiling (wood) you are using? Thank you
structure above just wood studs, allowing you to treat the wood just like a veneer?
Countersunk screws finished over with wood putty.
The columns are 6x6HSS tube sections. Everything else is a 10" deep section with paint finish.
stain, that's the natural color of the wood.
Colors and wood - possible for JP?
sample of a roof over the front gate, on a smaller scale for our house. the wood and the bronze look good.
“It's very solid with a customized sleek look.” — sylcchan
Danny Broe Architect
3 Reviews
Lilyfield House
Ideabooks4,952
Questions5
backsplash with ledge, below painted accent color one shade darker than wall color, or accent color
Yello paint with orangey brown trim
that runs exactly lined up with retaining wall and patio, along fireplace area, then a matching higher wall on the other side of the old deck by the woods. Could be cool
The site orients north, and Broe used passive solar techniques to benefit the home's energy efficiency. "In Sydney 90 percent of the poor weather comes from the south, so the porch was protected and facing north," he says. "We oversized the big roof so it acts like a big umbrella." Unlike most verandas
The site orients north and so Broe used passive solar techniques to benefit the home’s energy efficiency. “In Sydney, 90 per cent of the poor weather comes from the south, so the verandah was protected and facing
“indoor / outdoor kitchen” — Chris Wilton
Equinox Architecture LLC
4 Reviews
Royal Tiger
Ideabooks7,923
Questions9
features 3 Nana doors that allow the room to completely open up to the exterior decks, or the living room or both. The fireplace is an EPA-Phase II rated wood burning appliance with ducting to direct excess heat to the lower level. Carl Schofield Photography
Absolutely love your concrete floor. How expensive this type of painted concrete? Is it a special technique?
like the wood and the rock
pretty concrete, stone and wood combination
resembles hard wood w the dark color
stones for fireplace and color of wood trim
“retractable walls” — jodipetkovich
risa boyer architecture
7 Reviews
Portland Modern Tudor Landscape
Ideabooks2,903
Questions11
curious, what is the paint color and by whom?
Benjamin Moore paint 1470 Bear creek windows marvin bronze
Grayge paint Dark brow window frames White casing Out swing French doors in
paint color...Paint color...Grey paint...Outdoor paint...Outside paint...Paint colour...Paint colors...BM Bear Creek paint...wood fence...wood outdoor bench...wood outdoor...outdoor wood table...wood picnic bench
“more beige” — pcmcjal
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