21,167 water Contemporary Home Design Photos

Calico Studio
3 Reviews
Ames Lake Studio
Ideabooks4,227
Questions5
and how much is the rain water system? Also what is the capacity?
Love the water tank, where did you get it?
no the water in the cistern does not currently feedback to the building but we designed the system so that we could use the water as grey water. Currently
Currently we are unable to use it for potable/drinking water because of health codes. And yes we would need to add a filtering system.
water harvesting - nice looking collected
potable water for daily use.Are you saving water at home? Please share your best tip with the rest of us.
Rain barrels can supplement water provided
landscaping needs. Water conservation fixtures and xeriscaping can help reduce the overall need for water and the demand on the water collection system
Is the water recycled back into the
“they work perfectly with this contemporary style. It's proof that a rain barrel needn't be hidden.” — pierreerasmus
Rugo/ Raff Ltd. Architects
Grand Rapids Exterior
Ideabooks7,999
Questions3
Is the water stagnant or circulating? How does it stay so clear/clean? Love everything about this landscape!
MM maybe under pergola stones with water
finished as an extension of the architecture. The sheet of water slides over the edge of the water feature into a recessed channel at its base, creating a
The rounded cobbles in the base create interest, while the clear, still water reflects the surrounding garden. The raising and separating of the rill by
Water features. The true depth of a stone’s color shines through when the stone
stone is wet, making cobbles, pebbles and paddle stones beautiful choices in water features. Paddle stones are perfect for lining pools and streams, as their
is used in the water feature ?...water feature in a garden or entry
“Front Entry water feature idea” — Kate Bowers Landscape & Garden Design
Feldman Architecture, Inc.
7 Reviews
Caterpillar House
Ideabooks1,449
Questions2
Hello, We really like the water tanks. Are they used for landscape irrigation, or domestic water use--or both? Are they custom-made? Thank you, merge
water flows down off roof into water buckets
water All the water needed for a living
san fran water storage feldman architects
Make a rainwater gathering tank for watering yard part
But to generate enough water to live in desert climates, water collection and storage can be a major engineering feat.The water petal is a challenge not
4. Water Efficiency (WE)Points available: 15 (minimum of 3 required)Points earned for: Conserving and using less water in and around the
tal Protection Agency (EPA) for water efficiency, including fixtures like faucets and showerheads, check out its Water Sense website.
Design w. cistern to gather water...enormous water tanks to capture water
“concrete walls with contrasting colored top” — melgray8
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Castanes Architects PS
12 Reviews
Lake House
Ideabooks20,413
Questions4
Rain water is channeled through a perforated pipe to create a waterfall. The water then is channeled into rain water reserve tanks under ground. Photo:
Must have one! How, where does the water drain off? Recirculate?
mjlopez1983, The rain water is stored in a cistern, and re-used for the water feature, (and irrigation). We never have water shortage in Seattle. But
are in a dry area, you can set up your system to be supplemented by city water. You can also have a switch on the system to turn on and off the waterfall
So, the amount of water coming down the waterfall (or the time it lasts falling) depends on how much
Water effect idea - Rain water is channeled through a perforated pipe to create
In addition to being a green component, the water feature creates a lovely ambience for the backyard and nearby rooms. "The house is close to a floating
“Water feature” — pkittred
Scot Eckley Inc
2 Reviews
Alfresco Living
Ideabooks9,894
Questions4
How is faucet attached to running water?
that you would pump the water out to another area then refill.
Fountains like this are done with a pump that recirculates water from the basin. The pump
Use both as water fountain and clean BBQ grill
1. Keep the water flowing. Fresh water, and plenty of it, is essential. Why not take this opportunity to add a water feature to your landscape that your
simple as a bowl of water or as fancy as an installed spigot with a basin underneath.
“Why not take this opportunity to add a water feature to your landscape
dog fountains are a welcome respite on long, hot walks. I've spotted dog water bowls on sidewalks outside cafés on a recent trip to Chicago and thought
to lug around big bowls of water...
“tap foundation” — mikedhl
Norwood Architects
21 Reviews
Reynolds Plantation Home
Ideabooks6,363
Questions5
timer or humidistat? Lastly, is the water reservoir auto replenished with a float valve and it's own plumbed water source? I have to assume evaporation
How is the water feature installed and who was the manufacturer? Is it partial custom with
practical benefits. This single photo inspired me to attempt an indoor water feature in my home. It's my hope that placing it near our music room will
know the total gallon capacity of the reservoir (since it must hold all water in the system) and the GPH of the pump to get the even flow across the back
then installed the water tubing/ sprayers at the top and added a tray to the bottom in order to hold the rocks and then added the water. The company who
Has this water wall been a maintenance problem at all? Also, approximately how much did the wall cost to build?
“Water Feature” — danimals
Belle Terre Landscapes
18 Reviews
Del Sur "The Sentinels"
Ideabooks9,819
Questions4
What are the dimensions of this water feature?
the underground basin makes the garden appear that it's taking all of the water in. How large is the basin being used? The desert styled plants really make
This was a custom built water feature...Built with block and facing stone and pumps and spillways with
Water idea for the new water feature
“Zahrada” — tno13
Contemporary Landscape
Ideabooks7,819
Questions4
Love the water feature. Hopefully we can get something similar in Perth?
fence; build walls; plant; features; etc. The water feature comes from Water Features Direct and they can cost you for this which is around the $2000 area
Are you aware of similar water features company I can purchase from in the US?
Like the idea of having a water feature.
well-drained soil and lots of water as the new trees are becoming established, especially in warmer zones.
9. Add a vertical water featureDistract attention
upright water feature that will fit easily into a narrow space. Painting the fence a dark colour ties it into the stone surrounds of the water so they
Love this water feature in the garden...outdoor water feature with fire
“Japanese” — joando12
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