296 built-in book shelf Exterior Design Photos

Enclosures Architects
Santa Monica Residence
Ideabooks342
Questions1
games with a lot of space and free airflow, its literary outdoors, but maybe u should have a more re-enforced door leading entering the house if you are inTz
built-in book shelf
“I like this architecture and how beautiful the background is” — ty12
Sam Crawford Architects
Cooper House
Ideabooks7,784
Questions4
built in deck bench with backing and sides. Extend side to serve as side tables for reading lamps, book, drink....
built in bench and built in grill spot
Deck with Built in Gas BBQ
I like steps going to yard and built in benches
built in grill, seating
built in benches nice
Built-in table and bench
and such, built in booth
Built in...built in bench...built in seating
“Sofa bench” — macywmshel
Liquidscapes
14 Reviews
Rugged Retreat
Ideabooks2,406
Questions0
interesting entrance....I want to go in!
Does the first impression draw people in? Like the cover of a book, the exterior of the home should draw us in. It should make us want to learn more. It should beckon us to knock on the door and ask to
Does the first impression draw people in? Like the cover of a book, the exterior of the home should draw us in. It should make us want to learn more. It should beckon us to knock on the door and ask to be invited in for tea.
Tell a Story With Design for a More Meaningful Home (4 / 8) Does the first impression draw people in? Like the cover of a book, the exterior of the home should draw us in. It should make us want to learn more. It should beckon us to knock on the door and ask to be invited in for tea.
“style” — tgerbick
Resolution: 4 Architecture
Dwell Exterior
Ideabooks1,471
Questions1
maximizing the microclimate. The construction process also leveraged the efficiency of wood-frame modulars, where approximately 80% of the house was built in a factory. By utilizing the opportunities available for off-site construction, the time required of crews on-site was significantly diminished,
transport of crews and materials. The Dwell Home has become a precedent in demonstrating the superiority of prefabricated building technology over site-built homes in terms of environmental factors, quality and efficiency of building, and the cost and speed of construction and design. Architects: Joseph
affordable modern houses. Modern Modular, a new book from Princeton Architectural Press, highlights 14 of the dozens of prefab houses they've realized. This ideabook looks at a handful of those to get at how their modern modular design works and see what the book offers.
“dwell pre fab” — rao2000
Princeton Architectural Press
From the Ground Up
Ideabooks1,211
Questions3
Both of these houses from the "From the Ground Up" competition and book were designed and built to passive-house goals; like BedZED, passive houses use very tight envelopes and heat-recovery units. The house on the right, named TED
Green ideas and book to follow up
Color helps give a modern house its own identity among other modern houses, such as these green-built houses in Syracuse, New York.
on in his essay in the book, the winning houses are highly individual forms that have a scale similar to existing houses in the neighborhood but stand out strongly from them.
Color helps give a modern house its own identity among other modern houses, such as these green-built houses in Syracuse, New
“contemporary one and a half story/” — highbiscuit
DeForest Architects
7 Reviews
Book House
Ideabooks950
Questions1
Love most of the Book House interior. Would use some of the shelf space for displaying beautiful objects and about 1/2 for books. Front door is great, light and airy feeling. Exterior style not for me...
occurring all over the neighborhood. “The owners loved aspects of the house and chose to renovate a relatively modest structure,” DeForest says. Beyond the books they wanted to open things up, provide room for their visiting children and grandchildren, and create a “forever” home where they could age in place
“Style, windows” — bethienet
Clark Collins - Collins Design & Development
3 Reviews
Lombardy Lane, Laguna Beach
Ideabooks3,974
Questions6
includes only structures built before 1942, so Collins’ house was slightly too young to be a candidate. However, he was able to research it himself to restore its original charm. His experience and advice regarding Laguna Beach can certainly help guide you no matter where you live.“In Laguna the best place
zz at a GlanceWho lives here: Clark CollinsLocation: Laguna Beach, CaliforniaSize: 900 square feet (84 square meters); 2 bedrooms, 2 bathroomsYear built: 1946“My goal for the exterior was to keep it simple and quaint,” Collins says. He added details like plant pot shelves, latticework and a Dutch door
place to start researching a property is the city property records. Find out when the home was built, who the builder was, and check the ownership records through the city or your local title company,” he says. “Then check with the heritage committee or the local historical society.” Collins also found
“House” — Jane Claunch
KUBE architecture
22 Reviews
East Jefferson Residence
Ideabooks6,464
Questions1
This house combines the sideways front door with a decorative privacy screen — a solution that’s pure genius in my book. The slats were placed farther apart at the top of the screen, filtering views in a way that’s much friendlier than equidistant slats — or a solid fence
decorative privacy screen — a solution that’s pure genius in my book. The slats were placed farther apart at the top of the screen, filtering views in a way that’s much friendlier than equidistant slats — or a solid fence
This house combines the sideways front door with a decorative privacy screen — a solution that’s pure genius in my book. The slats were placed farther apart at the top of the screen, filtering views in a way that’s much friendlier than equidistant slats — or a solid fence
“garge room that opens up” — lnilansails
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