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Boutique Homes
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Wickets
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I love the simple concept and the concrete table top
Bifold doors offer easy access to the deck and backyard. Bifold doors: Bowalker Windows; zinc-top outdoor table: The Conran Shop; outdoor fisherman's lamps: Fields of Blue
Bowalker Windows; zinc-top outdoor table: The Conran Shop; outdoor fisherman's lamps: Fields of Blue
Bring out its industrial sideDecking works just as well in more industrial spaces as it does in rustic gardens. Here, bi-fold doors open onto a decked area with a zinc-topped table, creating extra
Windows; zinc-top outdoor table: The Conran Shop; outdoor fisherman’s lamps: Fields of Blue
Be prepared to dine outdoorsThe first rule of late summer sun is grab it while you can, so be ready to move your meal outside at a moment’s notice. Have a weatherproof table, such as this zinc-topped farmhouse
“Eclectic mix” — cazzashaw
debora carl landscape design
15 Reviews
debora carl landscape design
Ideabooks11,167
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Color of the cement counter top
Hello, Can you tell me the exact color and manufacturer of the cement counter top?
Beautiful counter and BBQ area. Can you tell me how thick the counter top is? Thanks, Heidi
is actually custom concrete counter top, it has a polished smooth surface that looks like granite. This garden is in coastal Southern California, and it's fine here. You may choose lighter colors or use shade trees if your area gets very hot.
The counter top is actually honed black granite slab
like how soapstone looks. This is a soapstone top, which is practically impervious to anything, but you'll need to re-treat it occasionally: .
With counters they do a nice little trick on the edge by joining two pieces together (the side and the top) with a 45 degree angle and the result looks like
“Simple” — Darchell Chesser
MAC Architecture Construction
Tennyson New Residence
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definitely what we want for” “Vertical cable with dark color top rail and posts” “top rail will allow the entire assembly to virtually disappear.” “Dark rails and cable for deck” “Cable rails - Choosing a dark color for the verticals and top rail will allow the entire assembly to virtually disappear
Choosing a dark color for the verticals and top rail will allow the entire assembly to virtually disappear. cable railings
Choosing a dark color for the verticals and top rail will allow the entire
dark top and cable helps cable disappear
forces combined on the end posts (only) can exceed 4000 lbs, so they must be strong, or they'll bend. For the same reason, the top rail/handrail must be stiff to keep the tops of the end posts from tipping in toward each other. A structural steel c-channel is half-recessed into the wood handrail cap in
“Deck & chair” — nicole613
Leslie Hayes Interiors
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Leslie Hayes Interiors
Ideabooks11,760
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Where do you get the glass table top? I have been looking for a replacement glass for my table for years; my husband finally made a wood replacement but it looks awful.
Pier one has glass tops in many sizes.
Cool idea with the garden stools and round glass table top
I love the Chinese stools with glass table top idea.
Love the three stools with glass top for table!
Glass top table created with Chinese stools!
three garden seats topped with glass for porch
three garden seats and glass top for table
stools in blue and white bring China to Philadelphia. Designer Leslie Hayes has cleverly grouped a trio of them together to form a base for a glass-top table.
The Right SolutionThis patio needed a cocktail table. There are many common-looking ones available, but what a clever idea to top a trio of garden seats with a glass round. The glass provides a consistent surface for eating and drinking, without obscuring the color and art of the
“Covering” — sylviavec
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
5 Reviews
BBQ and Outdoor Kitchen
Ideabooks13,838
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Does the green granite bench top have a particular name? I live in Australia
Landscape ArchitectsSave to IdeabookEmail Photo Including a bar top in your kitchen allows guests to sit and talk while you prepare and cook. This brings the party to the cook. Many guests enjoy being close to the cook, and with a bar top they can watch all the action while still staying out of the main
Including a bar top in your kitchen allows guests to sit and talk while you prepare and cook. This brings the party to the cook. Many guests enjoy being close to the cook, and with a bar top they can watch all the action while still staying out of the main
“Chair” — angeljohnhouse
Koch Architects, Inc. Joanne Koch
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Courtyard
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Could those deck tiles be installed on top of an existing patio?
3. What deck material is best for you? If your deck is to be built at grade or on top of a roof, think about whether you will need access to the space below the deck in the future. The deck in the picture is built from modular panels that
3. What deck material is best for you?If your deck is to be built at grade or on top of a roof, think about whether you will need access to the space below the deck in the future. The deck in the picture is built from modular panels that
“Snap-together deck tiles” — jtunderm
Swaback Partners, pllc
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Custom Architecture
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were brought in and moved to cover it. The team also engineered the waterfall seen above, which provides soothing noise and draws the eye up to the top of the hill.
“Integração” — Carolina Klafke
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
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Santa Barbara Modern Ranch
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Topping materials. This gas fire pit contrasts the casual, organic feel of a fire ring with a contemporary-feeling glass topper. Several manufacturers now offer eco-glass, which is made of post-industrial glass that has been melted down and dyed to achieve brilliant colors. Other possibilities for topping
“firepit” — ladyofdreams
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