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Arkin Tilt Architects
1 Review
Chalk Hill Off-Grid Cabin
Ideabooks2,846
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Could potentially use this design to run a strip of panel along the west side of your fence in back. Simpler install but may require a lot of wiring to reach our house.
Who to hire: A specialty plumber or contractor with experience in solar water heaters. Be careful in choosing your installer. This is a system that if poorly installed can cause serious problems (including leaks in your roof). Ask for references and examples of work.
far into savings or renovating an entire system. Let’s look at some of the basics to consider when adding your own solar water heater. Project: Installing a solar thermal panel to provide hot water for residential use (either to be used right away or as part of a hydronic radiant heating system), through
“Cement straw bales?” — mmyb
TruexCullins Architecture + Interior Design
5 Reviews
Enivronmentally Friendly
Ideabooks1,699
Questions4
Who to hire: Installing solar panels isn’t as simple as slapping cells on a rooftop. You’ll need to install additional wiring, and panel placement is key to building an efficient system. So this is one that’s best
Doesn’t outsource installation. There will be more accountability if things don’t go according to plan. o Is licensed and bonded, and no major complaints have been filed with the Better Business Bureau. o Can supply at least two recent customer references.
company based in US, and their own installers. 2 recent references, licensed, bonded.
Look for a solar pro who: offer s strong warranty. Be sure the inverter is covered or 10 years and the panels for 20 - 25, use EU manufactured ones, don't outsource installation, is licensed and bonded, 2 recent
“Solar panels for standing seam roof” — kareninvt
Modern Exterior
Ideabooks8,977
Questions5
Who to hire: Installing solar panels isn’t as simple as slapping cells on a rooftop. You’ll need to install additional wiring, and panel placement is key to building an efficient system. So this is one that’s best
Project: Installing solar panels. Why: To reduce your carbon footprint and save an average of $84 per month on your electricity bill. How it works: Solar panels are
Who to hire: Installing solar panels isn’t as simple as slapping cells on a rooftop. You’ll need to install additional wiring, and panel placement is key to building an efficient system. So this is one that’s best
“Solar” — dkline1
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Modern Exterior
Ideabooks1,249
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Try placing uplighting beneath trees and bushes to create cool shadows at night. Installing the lights at night, or simply experimenting with a flashlight before installing, allows you to see exactly how the shadows will play at night.
Try placing uplighting beneath trees and bushes to create cool shadows at night. Installing the lights at night, or simply experimenting with a flashlight before installing, allows you to see exactly how the shadows will play at night.
“solar light in ground” — phamdebakes
Clayton&Little Architects
1 Review
Monroe Street House
Ideabooks4,055
Questions5
the backyard holds. Phase two takes continues this bold color palette into the existing house. The kitchen was completely made over, with concrete countertops and floor to ceiling windows looking out to the addition. The existing bedrooms and bathroom were reconfigured to make the spaces more useful.
similar pool but was going to cast it myself with poured concerete. Your idea is so much easier (if I can get the culvert made here). How did you install lighting? Thank you in advance- S.C. Lawrence
similar pool but was going to cast it myself with poured concerete. Your idea is so much easier (if I can get the culvert made here). How did you install lighting? Thank you in advance- S.C. Lawrence
“use of tile and concrete. too high.” — dvolpes
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Berkshire House exterior
Ideabooks1,851
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System Materials: o Exterior: Cedar Siding, Cement Board Panels, Galvalume Metal Roof, Ipe Wood Decking o Interior: Bamboo Flooring, Caesar Stone Countertops, Slate Bathroom Floors, Cherry Cabinets, Aluminum Clad Wood Windows with Low E, Insulated Glass, Hot Rolled Black Steel Cladding Project Description:
was the cement fiber board installed?
How was the wood siding installed?
not caulked - seam "gap" is per manufacturers recommendation (about 1/4"). the installation is a rain screen. cement board panels are pre-drilled & screwed into 2x vertical furring strips w/rubber gaskets on building-wrapped exterior sheathing.
“wood siding” — mfcarson22
Lake Country Builders
8 Reviews
Lake Country Builders
Ideabooks7,144
Questions6
sides. For a cross, the two hip roofs are laid out in an "L," installed perpendicular to each other. These roofs are great for areas with strong winds and provide shade under the eaves all the way around the house. It's also easier to install gutters on them, since the roofline never peaks as with a gable
“sealed line gray roof” — Martha Raimondi
Jim Burton Architects
4 Reviews
Mercer Island Rear
Ideabooks763
Questions4
How did you install the fiber cement siding? Did you use a reveal channel or did you just space it?
Hi - yes, it's cedar, installed as a rain screen.
The siding was a rain screen, with narrow gaps between the panels. They were installed over furring strips, with exposed stainless steel screws.
between the panels. They were installed over furring strips, with exposed stainless steel screws read more info
The siding was a rain screen, with narrow gaps between the panels. They were installed over furring strips, with
talks about installation as a rain guard and channels
“fiber cement panels” — cstewbaby
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