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Calico Studio
3 Reviews
Ames Lake Studio
Ideabooks3,861
Questions5
Is the water recycled back into the house for daily use, drnking, showers, etc?
but we designed the system so that we could use the water as grey water. Currently we are unable to use it for potable/drinking water because of health
moist while using minimal amounts of water.He also has some clients who’ve opted to install a greywater collection system which captures water used for things
building but we designed the system so that we could use the water as grey water. Currently we are unable to use it for potable/drinking water because of health
good way to save water. Using it to irrigate lawns and even as the source for graywater in your home would replace the need to use treated and conditioned
“epdm roof” — sarascott123
Webber + Studio, Architects
8 Reviews
Tarrytown Phase II
Ideabooks10,192
Questions4
What is the total area for the upstairs living space? Can it be expanded or reconfigured to have 2 bedrooms?
above a garage is exactly what I wanted. The maximum size of the living space is 800 square feet for Bainbridge Island in Washington. Do you do work out
This is a gorgeous place! I'm wondering what was used for the window cladding? Thanks
from every angle-modern but could fit in if stone veneer were used
Interesting how they used concrete for base but it has a pattern/sculpture element making it feel like
Everything. Garage space. 2nd level living. Security. Incorporate wood on the base level.
Cleanliness of living spaces clearly above garage
umbrella is an option, though doing so eliminates the cage and the layered spaces that are created by those columns. What's left is a shading device that
“wood” — susanbenarcik
JLF & Associates, Inc.
Snake River Residence
Ideabooks9,741
Questions2
Love the stone. May I ask what was used?
Lightening up a connecting space like this will flood the adjoining spaces with natural light
3season room as transition between spaces
light, even in midwinter. Lightening up a connecting space like this will flood the adjoining spaces with natural light, too.
and light, even in winter. Lightening up a connecting space like this will flood the adjoining spaces with natural light, too.
I love lve lit space between the home
“nice breezeway” — maggiemae155
Noel Cross+Architects
6 Reviews
Breakers Beach House
Ideabooks1,403
Questions2
hose down. Parking access off a back alley helps to preserve ground floor space, and allows in the southern sun on the view/courtyard side. A relaxed “bare
Please tell me the trim colors that were used on this home. Also my house has a silver metal roof will the white trim
shading of south- and west-facing windows through trellises and towers that are used for ventilating warm air. These linked elements work well with the larger
owers that are used for ventilating warm air.
design shading of south and west facing windows thru trellises and towers used for ventilating warm air
or redwood, stained finishes or a natural glow, boardwalks can give your space a whole new vibe and a whole new purpose.
“Benjamin Moore night train -color” — kjowest
lee CALISTI architecture+design
6 Reviews
modern farmhouse
Ideabooks1,267
Questions6
On the horizontal Hardie panel seams, did you simply use a Z flashing or did you use a decorative strip? I can see a faint line and I am assuming
James Hardie board & batten, did you use smooth or cedarmill? Love the look!
I love the vertical look on the exterior- what materials are used??
We used smooth (always smooth). In this case the siding was primed panels field painted as were the battens. I'd prefer to use their factory
Thank you for the gracious comments. We chose to space the battens 16" apart and they aligned with the wall studs behind them. This
Fiber Cement siding, we recommend following the manufacturer's specs. We used Exterior Latex Acrylic coatings from Sherwin Williams. The color is SW7007
What paint finish did you use?
“standing seam roofing” — fastcompany
Hammer & Hand
9 Reviews
Karuna Passive House
Ideabooks1,492
Questions0
Use of stucco expansion jointing to add interest
composition and its place in the larger whole is called articulation. Architects use this term frequently, because it’s one of the ways we establish order in design
anchors the wood and glass volumes, which appear more horizontal. This is done using reveal joints
composition and its place in the larger whole is called articulation. Architects use this term frequently, because it’s one of the ways we establish order in design
anchors the wood and glass volumes, which appear more horizontal. This is done using reveal joints.
“clear cut optimal” — PIETER MOSTERT ARGITEK
Lands End Development - Designers & Builders
3 Reviews
Exterior Lakeside
Ideabooks47,942
Questions23
Would you be able to tell me what color stain was used on the siding/shingles? It's beautiful! Thank you.
What material did you use for the rusted roof? Is it antique roofing or new?
Please what colors did you use for trim ( gold/ pumpkin) and green?!?
This home used the Cetol product. Thanks!
Hello!! This home has 4 bedrooms (plus a large office that could be used as a bedroom) and 3 bathrooms. It does not have a lower level so all of
The colours. Use of shingles, boardnbatten, etc.
love the color scheme and materials used for the exterior of this house.
I like the use of three different siding options to change things up.
scramble when the first frost hits. 4. Put up storm windows and doors. If you use storm windows or doors, now is the time to get them installed. These features
“green and brown with red yard furniture” — 1002harding
Julie Moir Messervy Design Studio (JMMDS)
Contemporary Woodland
Ideabooks1,719
Questions1
between traditional and modern, natural and built spaces. At the front of the house, three evenly spaced fastigiate ginkgo trees (Ginkgo biloba Fastigiata)
suburb that blurs the line between traditional and modern, natural and built spaces. To the side of the house, a stepping stone path winds past a stewartia
The way that windows are used as walls in this home creates a unique and stunning visual architecturally
how would this look for my entry? love the idea, using security screens or glass would be great and secure
Turn back patio into two story usable space?
“Put trees and flowers naturally in the garden” — youngw
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