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Keuka Studios, Inc
4 Reviews
Wood and Glass House
Ideabooks2,832
Questions1
La preservación del entorno, sólo con dos plataformas, buena idea.
house in Connecticut essentially comprises two elements: wood and glass, both referencing a sylvan landscape. The architect has plainly exposed the roof’s black spruce structural members, a simple move that harks back to the wooded site in material and form.
plainly exposed the roof’s black spruce structural members, a simple move that harks back to the wooded site in material and form. The broad horizontal overhang moves the eye toward the surrounding forest. The repetitive structural bay mimics the pattern of trunks, and it’s a bright overhead field of
choice.” — Jeffrey VefferVeffer’s advice about writing down what your priorities are for a remodel before you even start is spot-on; one expensive doorknob or pot filler added later can throw off your plans and your budget. Keep this one bookmarked right next to Taylor’s article. Full story: How to Stick
“awesome for the back” — Angela Wrzosek
chadbourne + doss architects
4 Reviews
Cycle House
Ideabooks5,546
Questions6
country, what would it be? Martin and Shelley’s answer was Iceland, so Chadbourne expressed feelings and images of the country in their new house. “We were looking for a metaphor to inspire us,” Chadbourne says. “Iceland is a stark, volcanic landscape that’s full of natural beauty. We took that to heart
country, what would it be? Martin and Shelley’s answer was Iceland, so Chadbourne expressed feelings and images of the country in their new house. “We were looking for a metaphor to inspire us,” Chadbourne says. “Iceland is a stark, volcanic landscape that’s full of natural beauty. We took that to heart
it has. A young architect who’s just building a practice may charge only 10 percent because he or she doesn’t have a name yet. But you might get better service than at a large, hotshot firm charging 14 percent, because the outcome is more important to the young architect’s career than the bottom line.
“3 stories with half roof” — Rita Kaufmann
Peter Sampson Architecture Studio Inc.
Lyndale House
Ideabooks1,276
Questions1
second-storey screened porch is integral to the building volume. It enforces the home’s inside-outside dialogue with its surroundings. The original home’s chimney was left as a playful conversation with the building’s own history, and its new life. Portions of the south structure and facade were maintained
Preserving the existing mature site, the home’s interior is designed to capitalize on lush canopies that provide both natural cooling and privacy. A major feature of this home is its many interconnecting spaces and its tall barn-like interior which draws upon the client’s own childhood memories. Complex and layered
maintained in order to capitalize on existing lot line conditions which are no longer permitted under current zoning requirements. The original home’s basement and some of its first floor walls were also reused in the reconstruction in their raw, original state, providing a complexity of contrast to the new
“Like the entrance” — lkonst
Keycon, Inc
1 Review
Palo Alto | Eichler Kithchen & Bath Remodel
Ideabooks821
Questions2
attached garage and covered patio are consideed to be flat. The main house has comp. shingles and the garage and patio have rolled roofing. A prior owner/s installed first what looks like celotex panels glued to the wood ceilings and then commercial drop ceilings, which conceal added HVAC ducts and frolled
the roof with plywood, add I think it was 1x2's on edge and put insulation with foil on one side in the gap. Add another layer of plywood and then your shingles. Helped considerably. A bigger problem was the single pane windows - When it drops to the 40's, you can really feel the cold coming in.
that allowed the placement of large expanses of floor-to-ceiling windows, open floor plans and seamless relationships with the outdoors. In the 1950s and 1960s, the Alexander Construction Company filled Palm Springs with sexy and unique modern-style vacation homes that established a flourishing and trendy
“nice” — bjmaddox
S2 design
Substation
Ideabooks71
Questions0
Laser cut designs S2 Studi Vic Aust
S2 Design created three townhouses built around a landmark 1920s electrical substation in Balaclava, Victoria, Australia. Of concern here is a precast concrete wall that forms
Laser-Cut Designs in Victoria, AustraliaS2 Design created three townhouses built around a landmark 1920s electrical substation in Balaclava, Victoria, Australia. Of concern here is a precast concrete wall that forms the south edge of the residences. You can see the undulating line of the wall in the
“garage” — whitneymr
Peter Sampson Architecture Studio Inc.
Lyndale House
Ideabooks1,413
Questions2
second-storey screened porch is integral to the building volume. It enforces the home’s inside-outside dialogue with its surroundings. The original home’s chimney was left as a playful conversation with the building’s own history, and its new life. Portions of the south structure and facade were maintained
Preserving the existing mature site, the home’s interior is designed to capitalize on lush canopies that provide both natural cooling and privacy. A major feature of this home is its many interconnecting spaces and its tall barn-like interior which draws upon the client’s own childhood memories. Complex and layered
maintained in order to capitalize on existing lot line conditions which are no longer permitted under current zoning requirements. The original home’s basement and some of its first floor walls were also reused in the reconstruction in their raw, original state, providing a complexity of contrast to the new
“corner entry” — Kirsten Schoettelkotte
KUBE architecture
22 Reviews
East Jefferson Residence
Ideabooks5,246
Questions3
One of the smartest ways of dealing with this problem — and one that’s never really caught on, much to my surprise — involves placing the front door perpendicular to the street. You can have all the translucency you want
One of the smartest ways of dealing with this problem — and one that’s never really caught on, much to my surprise — involves placing the front door perpendicular to the street. You can have all the translucency you want, but
One of the smartest ways of dealing with this problem — and one that’s never really caught on, much to my surprise — involves placing the front door perpendicular to the street. You can have all the translucency you want
“Chiflonera¿” — xrivasv
Ibarra Rosano Design Architects
7 Reviews
Winter Residence Remodel
Ideabooks5,087
Questions6
Gray can also be used as an exterior feature color. This entry’s design interest comes from various shades of gray in a variety of textures. The sparse planting picks up the muted tones, and the foliage’s shape and movement overcome the need for flowers.
Gray can also be used as an exterior feature color. This entry’s design interest comes from various shades of gray in a variety of textures. The sparse planting picks up the muted tones, and the foliage’s shape and movement overcome the need for flowers.
range of greens, from bright lime to deep moss. Organ shows us a handful of ways to create standout garden designs utilizing many shades of gray. It’s a particularly useful design trick for contemporary and modern gardens. Full story: Dare to Go Gray in the Garden
“simplicity of the entry, walkway” — flatexhome
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