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Hufft Projects
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The Residence
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sustainable features in the house’s detailing. The entire structure is made of pre-fabricated recycled steel and concrete. Through the extensive use of high tech and super efficient glass, both as windows and clerestories, there is no need for artificial light during the day. The heating for the building
For this house “contextual” means focusing the good view and taking the bad view out of focus. In order to accomplish this, the form of the house was inspired by horse blinders. Conceived as two tubes with directed views, one tube is for entertaining and the other one for sleeping. Directly across the
the street from the house is a lake, “the good view.” On all other sides of the house are neighbors of very close proximity which cause privacy issues and unpleasant views – “the bad view.” Thus the sides and rear are mostly solid in order to block out the less desirable views and the front is completely
“glass panels” — bettyjosteen
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Kristina Clark Architect AIA
Olympia Eld Inlet Cabin Remodel and Studio Addition
Ideabooks7,562
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would've been my loft... maybe my next house
Studio one day for parents
Guest house with loft
Perfect little house
Guest house...Pool house...farm house...Loft, guest house?...house type
“Circular staircase takes up heck of a lot more space than an ladder.” — organizefish
LDa Architecture & Interiors
6 Reviews
Rocky Ledge LIbrary
Ideabooks16,543
Questions18
How do you apply really dark paint and not have it look yucky. (Sorry about the 'yucky' just spent 3 days with a two year old.
Love the entire house!! What material & color was used on the fireplace surround?
i could read here all day long
Good idea for living room study front of house 17"7" x 14'3"
palette can come across as harsh, principal interior designer John Day and associate interior designer Jayme Kennerknecht carefully mixed in warm accents to create a softer look."White is typically cold, and black overpowering," says Day. "But with added touches of rich, deep colors, plus careful changes
“ll” — streul
GO LOGIC
1 Review
The GO Home Passive House
Ideabooks3,034
Questions7
and laundry closet. LEED Platinum certification; 1st Passive House–certified home in Maine, 12th certified in U.S.; USGBC Residential Project of the Year Award 2011; EcoHome Magazine Design Merit Award, 2011; TreeHugger, Best Passive House of the Year Award 2012 photo by Trent Bell
the middle are for the solar hot-water system. A copper element inside a vacuum tube absorbs heat from sunshine even on cold days. The heat is exchanged and carried into the house to indirectly heat a 120-gallon hot-water tank. Solar hot-water systems like these cost around $10,000. Various tax incentives
A primary principle of Passive House standards is a compact building form. The goal in a cold climate is to reduce heat loss through
“good background makes fournitures look good” — symeof
Les Collections Dubreuil
Maison Conteneur - Container House
Ideabooks1,468
Questions1
I have been thinking about for day what/how a shipping container as one wall would look/be
...plus previous pictures, come from article about a home made from shipping containers. beautiful. Claudie Dubreuil's house
Making a house out of shipping containers
container 8x40' turned upside down for house
Container house ideas
Ideas for container houses
Shipping container house
Inside shipping container house
House made from shipping
Maison Conteneur - Container House
4 Container house...Container House
“Container inside” — paskalee
TURETT COLLABORATIVE ARCHITECTS
3 Reviews
East Village Penthouse
Ideabooks6,172
Questions9
half-tube stainless steel slide starts on the top floor neat the office, and lands below near both the living and dining areas. The sculptural slide is housed in a newly created 18' tall double-height space, which includes custom designed glass railings. The image of the stainless steel curves in front of
Is there another picture of this slide in another style of house?
We all love choices...Is it a stairs or slide kind of day?
who wouldn't want a slide in their house
Coolest thing ever for kids to come downstairs. Next house.
“shoot” — sophiemasson
Rhodes Architecture + Light
10 Reviews
View Ridge Residence
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View Ridge House is a speculative residence above Sandpoint in Seattle. Construction was completed in May 2007 and the house sold in five days. The VR House is raised above an existing concrete foundation to take advantage of Lake Washington views but it was important that the scale of the house fit into
The houses form is broken into two gabled volumes linked by a central stair. The central atrium floods the interior with day light and is the focus of the open spaces of the house. Exterior rain-screen fiber cement panels and board and batten siding further reduce the apparent volume of the house. Front
Front and rear decks and trellises encourage the use of the land around the house. The 3,400 s.f. house was designed by Rhodes Architecture + Light with PAO Engineering, LightWire, Lighting Design, and was built by Summit Development LLC.
“Stairs” — jerryattia
kimberly peck architect
Bovina House
Ideabooks4,261
Questions7
I LOVE this room! May want to do a this (in a lighter wood) to our living room ceiling and corners some day...
You’re doing a whole-house energy retrofit on a house that is occupied continuously and has a decent thermal envelope with above-average energy efficiency. If your house has poor or standard energy efficiency, radiant heating may not ever provide you with real comfort. If your house is particularly well
cooling to your house. Unless you have particular renovation constraints, you’re most likely going to be looking at a hydronic system — one based on water. Here are some tips to help you get started and some info on why hydronic systems are generally preferred over electric for whole-house projects. Project:
“Beanbags” — deborahkurin
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