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Abbotts Home Repair
Home additions that add extra space and value to your
Arkin Tilt Architects
Chalk Hill Off-Grid Cabin
How to Add a Solar Water Heater Lower energy bills without a major renovation by putting the sun to work heating your home’s water As people increasingly build
How to Add a Solar Water Heater
"Solar hot water collectors provide domestic hot water as well as space heating by flowing the heated fluid first through a heat exchanger and then into tubing buried in a 2 ft. bed of sand beneath the floor slabs."
and national incentives that could help speed up payback.Typical project length: As long as you don’t have to adjust the structure of the house or add space for the mechanical room (where the tanks and systems are stored), the installation of a solar hot water system and its components shouldn’t take much
Altius Architecture, Inc.
North Kingsway Residence
Punched out window adds space & light.
I would go one step further Add water
We wouldn't incorporate the stones, but the dwarf trees add a good natural barrier
The punched-out Spanish cedar and copper frame achieves a few things: It breaks up the gray stucco, provides shade from the afternoon sun, creates a space for plants and signals where the entrance is.In lieu of a traditional lawn, the front is planted with an interesting mix of ground cover, hardy plants
The cedar wood and copper window frame achieves a few things: It breaks up the grey stucco finish, provides shade from the afternoon sun, creates a space for plants and indicates where the front door is.Instead of a traditional front lawn, the garden is planted with an interesting mix of ground cover
reorientation of space in an old structure= read article
meet the client’s objectives, the architect cleverly subdivided the vertical space by suspending floor zones within the newly created open space. These retain the visual separation and privacy from the other spaces but create the open loft-like feel requested by the client.Enhanced views, more light, openness
create a space that was loft-like in feel but retained much of the privacy and separation of the original structure. The solution was to vertically reorient the home. Opening the first floor and basement via a stair and gutting the remaining interior left a soaring interior (loft-like) space. To meet
house with formerly dark interiors. The architects put the dark on the outside, moving from orange brick to a dark gray color. The cantilevered volume adds some square footage to the compact footprint.
Moore Architects, PC
Porter Street Bungalow
Hi. This is a beautiful house. I am looking to add rain gutters to my 1923 craftsman. House has rafter tails. Curious about rain gutters used on this house and how they were attached to rafters (or
For exposed rafter tails, we add a small amount of fascia that the gutters attach to. Good luck with your home!
add space to upstairs big windows letting in lots of light and utilizing the space