17,602 soothing space Exterior Design Photos

SquallCo Development
LoftHouse
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green roof, wide-open spaces, great natural light, trim-less details, and a cedar rain screen. The ground floor was left open and somewhat industrial, with the original i-beam exposed. While that floor would work great as a living room, we wanted to make it an inspiring space for artists and other
types to work, too. Upstairs was designed to be more refined, though equally loft-like and open. We added skylights and a roofdeck and flooded the space with high quality natural light. A juliet balcony was brought back to life off the second floor. Up on the roof, we created an urban oasis - an
their view of the skyline. Combining both existing materials such as the i-beam and exposed brick with clean, modern lines, we created a unique, open space for live / work urban lifestyles.
“attractive back side” — Ken Ankli
Turnbull Griffin Haesloop
Sea Ranch Residence 2
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buildings to frame the ocean view and let the landscape and exterior living space take center stage on the site. By pulling the house back and apart, the separate structures allow for framed views of the tree and ocean across the open space and meadow flowing through the center of the house. Photo by David
Great way to share front entrances, space etc.
“Sea Ranch Residence 2 Turnbull Griffin Haesloop” — lalaloohoo
Phantom Screens
4 Reviews
Retractable screens at Forever House, Vancouver Island
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insect protection when required. When the screens are retracted, the deck returns to an open, unhindered living space with no obstructions to the spectacular ocean-front view. When in use, the space becomes a safe haven from insects. Phifer’s TuffScreen mesh provides 55% sun control/UV blockage and 45% openness
“Porch” — namrats
Couture Architecture
9 Reviews
Art/House
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od. Angled and sloped interior walls promote a dynamic spatial flow between the internal spaces. Sunlight washing across walls, floors and ceilings emit a balanced light creating a calm, soft, internal space well sheltered from the hectic and harsh L.A. lifestyle. Angled walls reveal the artwork from
stainless steel deck define the entry. Solidity and weight reinforce the transition from the hectic outside world to the serene yet dynamic internal space. Sculpting the exterior, windows are located to capture valued treetop and Hollywood Hill views. Placement disperses ample natural light throughout
from adjacent rooms providing distant viewing and spatial continuity. Simple and strong details articulate the interior spaces providing clean and confident lines throughout the home. Continuous charcoal-gray floors ground absolute white walls and ceilings, a simple color scheme designed as a clean
“Front door” — ballinbabygurl
Birdseye Design
4 Reviews
Exterior
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deep covered outdoor living space w/fireplace
fireplace and out door space
inviting outdoor space
exterior space
“Fireplace” — jfr0901
SKD Architects
8 Reviews
Lake House on the Cliff
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living areas are located in back to the lake. The entry is deep covered, and is held by kalwall sky light that provides natural light as you enter the space. Beautiful planters and heated patterned concrete driveway make for a dramatic entrance. All overhangs are 4' to 6'. This is a taller home made to
main living spaces are on this level. The house is long and narrow front to back with all spaces having panoramic elevated views to a large lake and pool. The upper level is additional bedrooms. The lower level has more bedrooms, theater, exercise facility, wine and recreation space. All levels
“Elevation without heavy planters and change some of the "skinny" windows on the keft” — Janice
Murdock Solon Architects
3 Reviews
The Lake House
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bedroom guest house, and a detached, heated garage and pool. In addition to creating privacy, the independent spaces unite indoor and outdoor space. Large openings, sliding walls, and lofted spaces allow the vacation house to be opened to the outdoors. Light colors and warm materials create an environment
Murdock Solon Architects
3 Reviews
The Lake House
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bedroom guest house, and a detached, heated garage and pool. In addition to creating privacy, the independent spaces unite indoor and outdoor space. Large openings, sliding walls, and lofted spaces allow the vacation house to be opened to the outdoors. Light colors and warm materials create an environment
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