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Mark English Architects, AIA
9 Reviews
Olive Tree Lane
Ideabooks69,537
Questions241
will it take for the cost of the unit to be recovered by energy savings? What is the approximate cost of a unit like this?
would like to know the energy efficiency of the double sided panoramic fireplace. Will this unit assist in reduction of my energy bill. How long will
from tile removal. What's the least costly way to fix this? I was wondering if bead board would be best and least costly. How does bead board hold up in
doors and trim, but beautiful oak cabinets... How do i decorate/upgrade as cost effectively as possible?
the panels together, I would suggest finding a local drapery workroom. The cost of sewing two panels together should be less than 50 dollars, and it will
“fireplace” — dagnye1
Cornerstone Architects
27 Reviews
Cat Mountain Residence
Ideabooks200K
Questions122
marrying clean and contemporary elements with touches of antique charm. Energy efficient materials along with reclaimed architectural wood details were
How much does the cost for building this house?
I have been saving photos in my ideabook on your website. If I stop for now, is there a way
Commonly it is the builder who keeps track of costs for changes/upgrades and maintains cost forecast (ie cost to complete).
Bo. I'm partial and that's why I recommended a design-build team for early cost projections. If it's all in one place (design-build) or the architect and
freight price for you and schedual the load. You know exactly what it will cost before shipping.
this open living room from the adjoining kitchen and dining room. Houzzers saved this photo for its stunning details and noted the smooth color transitions
“Nice use of the exposed beams” — kglewton
Bromley Caldari Architects PC
The Captain's House
Ideabooks1,730
Questions1
would work well in my livingroom. Any info on it such as the model name, cost and where can it be purchased would be much appreciated.
also created deep pockets, which he packed with insulation to create a more energy-efficient structure. Metal bar joists, off-the-shelf at the standard length
cost effective.He used 2-by-8 studs to give the ceiling height without needing
also created deep pockets, which he packed with insulation to create a more energy-efficient structure. Metal bar joists, off-the-shelf at the standard length
“Stairs” — vkasindi
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Beach Style Living Room
Ideabooks7,279
Questions7
and boilers to increase energy efficiency, though the cost should be weighed against the cost of replacement and energy bill savings.
Retrofit or replace your old furnace. The first step here is to check on the energy efficiency of your current furnace or boiler, which is measured by annual
loss during the winter months. Upgrading to low-U-value, low-E windows can save you up to 25 percent of your heating bill, according to the DOE. If new windows
“Large Windows with doors” — thayne2014
Blu Homes
6 Reviews
Sonoma California Breezehouse
Ideabooks456
Questions1
a step further by using recycled and renewable materials, and conserving energy.
8. The cost of a prefab home is more predictable than that of a stick build. “There are usually some direct cost savings, but the biggest savings is time
time and predictable costs,” says Porteous. “Because the home is built in the factory, all the decisions need to be complete before construction starts.
the factory to provide a fixed bid, and it prevents the project from scope-cost creep common with traditionally built homes.”9. The schedule is more predictable
“Wall art” — paulakenn
Contemporary Family Room
Ideabooks5,076
Questions4
I love the clean, uncluttered, positive energy look. WANT THIS in my home!!
shui solution: Slanted ceilings are thought to create create uncomfortable energy for those sitting or working beneath them. Try placing an upward-facing
light or a healthy plant in the lower corner to balance the downward energy. Still curious? You can always hire a feng shui consultant (try searching
Save Email Cozy nooks. In a tight nook, rather than using a single chair, fit
shui solution: Slanted ceilings are thought to create create uncomfortable energy for those sitting or working beneath them. Try placing an upward-facing
light or a healthy plant in the lower corner to balance the downward energy.Still curious? You can always hire a feng shui consultant (try searching for
“beans to make a nook cozier” — borianamakeup
Temple Blake Limited
1 Review
West London refurbishment
Ideabooks2,051
Questions5
appearance of stone, travertine, marble and concrete at a fraction of the cost without comprimising the finish. I use it to make furniture, this is a console
techniques are coming on the market with increasing frequency, and new, tougher energy-efficiency requirements are transforming how walls are constructed and bringing
1. You’ll save time. You may not know how structural choices can impact the installation of the mechanical system. Or about options for new materials or
so it can progress smoothly through your municipality’s process.This could save you many sleepless nights and potentially weeks on your project trying to
“væg i stue” — hojgaard
Noel Cross+Architects
7 Reviews
Villa Terra
Ideabooks2,570
Questions4
Hydronic Radiant Heat Floor Use of hydronic radiant floor heating system saves energy, is more efficient for residential heating, is more comfortable for
“Earth Structure” will far outlast any wood frame building, trees are again saved many times over, creating the foundation for the true model of sustainability
retaining heat in winter, greatly reducing the heating and cooling loads and energy use. 2. High Content Fly Ash Concrete Foundation Use of high content (25%)
(industrial waste byproduct) in place of Portland Cement results in reduction of energy consumption and green house gas emissions associated with Portland cement
Hydronic Radiant Heat Floor Use of hydronic radiant floor heating system saves energy, is more efficient for residential heating, is more comfortable for
“Faux paint main living” — vjoleen
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