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Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Caterpillar House
Ideabooks1,313
Questions2
4. Water Efficiency (WE)Points available: 15 (minimum of 3 required)Points earned for: Conserving and using less water in and around the house.Things to keep in mind: This category is fairly straightforward. But you do have to achieve at least 3 points. There are several easy fixes you can
can pursue, such as low-flow toilets and energy-rated appliances. Harvesting rainwater and using other sources of recycled water are rewarded, as is landscaping that has low irrigation needs (for example, it uses native plants adapted to your climate). For a complete list of products that meet the guidelines
“rain tanks” — Jan Michael
Streeter & Associates, Inc.
Modern Cottage
Ideabooks770
Questions2
Photograph your house. Years from now, whether you still live in your home or have moved on to another place, it can be rewarding to have a few mementos of your home life as it is today. Take a few shots of the exterior from across the street and each room inside, plus any special
1. Photograph your house. Years from now, whether you still live in your home or have moved on to another place, it can be rewarding to have a few mementos of your home life as it is today. Take a few shots of the exterior from across the street and each room inside, plus any special details, like your
“Exterior color” — Sherman Home Co.
christopher jeffrey architects pllc
Bank Barn Renovation
Ideabooks804
Questions0
beams by hand hewing them. The deliberate choice to reuse the existing structure and integrate the new architecture into the old makes this story rewarding and interesting. The narrative of old and new intertwining enriches both. Note how the stone here differs from that in the previous example, not
beams by hand hewing them. The deliberate choice to reuse the existing structure and integrate the new architecture into the old makes this story rewarding and interesting. The narrative of old and new intertwining enriches both.Note how the stone here differs from that in the previous example, not only
“Supports” — Loren Jaffe
Arkin Tilt Architects
1 Review
Vine Hill Road Straw Bale Residence
Ideabooks531
Questions0
Most people who embark on this construction adventure agree that it’s fun and incredibly rewarding. It can be an activity shared by the family that really turns the construction of a house into the realization of your home.
Most people who embark on this construction adventure agree that it’s fun and incredibly rewarding. It can be an activity shared by the family that really turns the construction of a house into the realization of your home.
“straw house idea” — dwy2000
Ziger/Snead Architects
Woodvalley House - Interiors
Ideabooks2,844
Questions5
Use focal point to give hallway some purpose
Add a focal point. If the end of the hallway isn't a door or window but a blank wall, add some artwork to draw the viewer in.
create focal point and window on the side
focal point at end of hallway
Add a focal point to end of hallway to make it seem longer
point - the point in the photo is at the end of the room at the picture on the wall
Add focal point at end if hallway (bedroom door design)
4. Add a focal point. If the end of the hallway isn't a door or window but a blank wall, add some artwork to draw the viewer in.
Minimalist poppies in this artwork create a vivid focal point. Like everything else in the space, they're stripped down to their purest form.
“Timber clad wall” — shellyc_2009
The Garden Consultants, Inc.
Agave in tapered steel container
Ideabooks2,095
Questions1
Focal point pot at the beginning/end of path. Maybe place at end of path before path shifts left over the pond
Grasses, pathway, focal point with use of
axis. Much classical landscape design makes use of bilateral symmetry, in which shapes and forms of equal size are placed opposite one another at a point or along an axis. This creates a sense of order and gives the design a feeling of balance. In a large garden, long axes tend to dominate, but in a smaller
can be an efficient way to use limited space: Symmetrical gardens tend to be calming and don’t jar the eye. Axes are often terminated with a focal point (a piece of sculpture or a plant with a sculptural quality) whose form contrasts with the straight lines of the design.
“like singularity of this shape - can replace plant with something else - bird feeder :)” — Simone Bosco
Robin Rigby Fisher CMKBD/CAPS
18 Reviews
Klimpt Inspired kitchen
Ideabooks7,943
Questions11
entertaining and daily life’s “productions”. The custom tile mosaic, both at the fireplace and kitchen, inspired by Klimpt, took first place as the focal point. Because of this, we chose the Best by Broan K4236SS for its minimal design, power to vent the 30” Wolf Cooktop and that it offered a seamless flue
Thank you Robin and Media Decor for the info and suggestion. This is fun and time consuming at the same time. One of the challenges and rewards of building/decorating is learning what's out there, determining what you like/love. I'm becoming an adict! Houzz has become a great reference/source
“tile backsplash” — rcox2000
Jordan Parnass Digital Architecture
4 Reviews
East Village Studio
Ideabooks50,256
Questions17
a set of drawers — if you only look. See the rest of this homeWorking with a good architect to upgrade your existing home could prove to be more rewarding and cost effective than moving.More:Easy Green: Stylish Ecofriendly FurnitureEco-Easy: Basic Elements of Great Green DesignEasy Green: Weekend Detox
dégage du résultat final donne l’impression que l’appartement a été aménagé à l’intérieur d’une grande boîte blanche dans laquelle on aurait établi un point focal avant de définir les pièces privées et communes. »
“Great idea for small space” — tdwojcik
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