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Jessica Helgerson Interior Design
Tiny House
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Questions15
I know designers do not typically share their floor plans, but I would love to see a rough sketch of this home. I have a 980 square foot home that needs renovating and I love how you were able to fit the needs of the family in
How much would it cost to build this home???
I would love to build this home. What was the cost?
support it. A deep green roof covered in vegetation would provide fantastic insulation. You would need an engineer to run the numbers to see if your home can support a green roof. It would also be helpful to contact local contractors who might specialize in green roofs, or see if you can find any who
Inspiring! Shows that a family can be comfortable in a small home - though not feasible for the long haul as kids grow.
“love it” — rpo219
Robert Young Architects
Ideabooks678
Questions1
bordered on three sides by water, wetlands, and woods. The client asked us to design a house with a minimal impact on the pristine landscape, maximum exposure to the views and all the amenities of a year round vacation home. The basic requirements of each space were considered integrally with the effects
This tree is almost a piece of sculpture in the way it frames this cleanly-designed home. The home's boxiness plays off the wavy nature of the branches, and the entryway gets a nice arched botanical ceiling.
Perched on a bluff overlooking Block Island Sound, the property is a flag lot at the edge of a new subdivision, bordered on three sides by water, wetlands, and woods. The client asked us to design a house with a minimal impact on the pristine landscape
“Wood steps to entrance” — litram
Shannon Malone
Exterior
Ideabooks3,272
Questions4
Charming home! Who is the manufacturer of the windows please?
I like the tower & variations "People like buildings that allow them to transition gently from inside to outside." The couple designed their home with plenty of porches and large shallow steps, allowing
this looks like a friendly home
transition gently from inside to outside." The couple designed their home with plenty of porches and large shallow steps, allowing their family to enjoy the outdoors, while still enjoying the comforts of the indoors.Houzz call: Share your creative family home with us.
“Windows” — mmbtulip
Helios Design Group
3 Reviews
High Street front
Ideabooks6,109
Questions10
The entry and sidelights were custom designed and built by the contractor's sub. Sorry I don't know who that was. Thanks for asking!
entry door design with side windows
about window boxesMore:So Your Style Is: TraditionalHome Styles: New Traditional Design
Home styles from the 18th and early 19th centuries are perfect candidates for white exteriors. Whether colonial, federal, Georgian or Greek revival, these home styles are emblematic of the age of enlightenment
“Bailey 2” — Panciera & Associates
Malcolm Davis Architecture
1 Review
Stone
Ideabooks387
Questions0
modern design that departed from the rectilinear — and often cold — International style, offering a warmer and subtler modern theme. This newer house in Sea Ranch follows all of the characteristics originally established. This style can be found across North America, mostly in architect-designed custom
custom homes built in the late 1960s through about the mid-1970s.
birthplace of shed-style dwellings. In the mid-1960s the MLTW partnership, which included noted architects Charles Moore and William Turnbull, Jr., designed a series of condominiums and houses for an isolated Northern California coastal development. Responding to a regional aesthetic of large wooden
modern design that departed from the rectilinear — and often cold — International style, offering a warmer and subtler modern theme. This newer house in Sea Ranch follows all of the characteristics originally established. This style can be found across North America, mostly in architect-designed custom
“Simple and elegant structure design” — NOVAMEX DESIGNS
Shannon Malone
Rear Exterior
Ideabooks3,913
Questions2
I have never seen anything like this house. The design, style and decor makes it so unique, yet not so modern that you wonder what the hell it is. The gothic styled design over the windows to the left give it an old world touch mixed with the new. The trees add
This design is ON FIRE. Way to go.
inspiration are other artists and architects who build organic structures, such as Antonio Gaudí and San Diego artist James Hubbell.When you're designing your home, Marc advises, spend time in other spaces to find out what you like and what is comfortable to you. "Take time and contemplate what you love
“Just cool/funky” — vermance
Shannon Malone
Exterior
Ideabooks3,747
Questions5
would love to see a picture of your outdoor shower - your home is amazing!!
Hilltop home in Santa Cruz, Ca.exterior front
The quintessential country home in California no less
So warm and welcoming. It looks like home.
While designing the home, architect Matthew Thompson gave Enid A Pattern Language by Christopher Alexander. "I was instantly amazed. It described all the things I had always thought about houses but had never articulated — what works and what doesn't. Why some rooms feel good and others push you away
away," she says. "Our home is the house the Pattern Language built."
“Hilltop home in Santa Cruz, Ca.exterior front” — cannbend
Frederick + Frederick Architects
6 Reviews
island living
Ideabooks371
Questions0
Possibility to do similar for my home addition
between trees and field. This linear home, which picks up on the colors of the field while including an emphasis on vertical elements that respond to the trees, creates a transitional element that connects to both.
Setbacks. When siting a new home, you and your design team must first research the building
for roadways, fences and more. An experienced local building architect will be well versed in the regulations and codes and will design your home accordingly.The design drawings — signed and sealed by a licensed professional — are submitted when the permit is applied for. The requirements vary by locality
of a regulating body. Carefully considering areas with water early in the process of siting a building will no doubt save you headaches later in the design and building process.
“Upper balcony/ porch. Treehouse.” — sfwilcox
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