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Vermont Cabin interior
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corrugated Corten Kynar painted metal panel system to withstand the harsh Vermont winters. Accents of cedar siding add texture and tie the strategically placed windows together. The home is powered by a 3,000 KwH solar array with a back-up generator in case the sun is hidden for an extended period of
Description: Isolated in the Green Mountain National Forest of Vermont, this 1,650 sf prefab home is an escape for a retired Brooklyn couple. With no electric or cell phone service, this ‘Off-the-Grid’ home functions as the common gathering space for the couple, their three grown children and grandchildren
hunter and connoisseur, often transverses the 200 acre property for the delicacy, then returns to her home which rests on the top of the mini-mountain. With stunning views of nearby Stratton Mountain, the home is a ‘Head & Tail’ design, where the communal space is the ‘head’, and the private bar of bedrooms
“Vista” — Maria Jose Friedemann
Schwartz and Architecture
5 Reviews
Buena Vista Residence
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Typical of many San Francisco Victorians, this home’s kitchen had evolved over the years out of an enclosed porch. The centerpiece of the new light-filled space is a custom island / drop-leaf table that converts from a casual family dining area to an ample area for the children’s art projects, or seating
the family’s seasonal canning efforts intensify the casual, working feel to the kitchen, which is both modern, yet appropriate to the essence of the home.
possibilities with custom printed films. Www.solyxfilms.com has a great assortment of decorative and privacy films of a much higher quality than the home stores. You can always contact a local window film professional for advice and options.
“Great way to conceal ugly view!” — Melissa Nilan
Niki Papadopoulos
Plaza Towers Condo Renovation
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patterns adds casual polish to sofas and chairs.
pillows in a variety of shapes, sizes, textures and patterns adds casual polish to sofas and chairs.
Another idea for comfy, colourful pillows, use a medley of throw pillows in a variety of shapes, sizes, textures and patterns, this will add casual polish to sofas and chairs, and pillows are inexpensive
TRICK #3 TO A DECORATOR LOOK Create a comfy tableau with throw pillows. A medley of throw pillows in a variety of shapes, sizes, textures and patterns adds casual polish to sofas and chairs. Pillows are a great tool for that because they can be relatively inexpensive to change out and they freshen up a
A Platner coffee table centers the den and repeats the home's mid-century influences.
“the nice pop of color” — pmrichard
Rossington Architecture
12 Reviews
exterior views
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sensitive solution. The existing house was built in 1940 and had a typical compartmentalized layout, with little reference to the site or its solar orientation. The new home opens up the plan to allow for larger gatherings and orients the rooms toward the exterior of the house, embracing indoor-outdoor
rails get reintroduced as a sun screen at the top of the porch, a visual screen separating the entry from the dining room and fences throughout the site Myrtle Street Residence ––Redwood City, California The Myrtle Street house took the client’s love of clean, simple detailing and paired it with an
reverse slope back patio roof...adds height
The way the wood is running horizontal and the colour and modern style attached to an older home.
“The way the wood is running horizontal and the colour and modern style attached to an older home.” — jainfo
MTLA- Mark Tessier Landscape Architecture
1 Review
Ten Residence
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for this modest home and garden, located on a tree-lined street in Culver City, was to create a family-friendly, versatile, sustainable outdoor environment that grew with the rapidly changing needs of the owners, their three children and their close-knit community. This became the site of the "Neighborhood
for this modest home and garden, located on a tree-lined street in Culver City, was to create a family-friendly, versatile, sustainable outdoor environment that grew with the rapidly changing needs of the owners, their three children and their close-knit community. This became the site of the "Neighborhood
If cant do deck to fence line add concrete slabs to fence line...
you can show the latest animation blockbuster or home movies. Make sure there are heaps of comfy seats, enough light to move around and plenty of popcorn on hand.
“LOVE IT!” — sylviedroz
Dungan Nequette Architects
5 Reviews
Tubb Lake
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telephone poles and once nicknamed "7 sticks house," a client with an existing house at Smith Lake (outside Birmingham) wanted to add on to maximize the view and their site. The site was comprised of a gaggle of scrappy pines and I wanted to honor their displacement with seven telephone poles. Using only one
add on area? move kitchen into new part
Tubb Lake home on Smith Lake
“Everything” — penny63
Hanrahan Meyers Architects
HMA | RESIDENCES
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completed 2006 contact: hMa hanrahanMeyers architects The client commissioned hanrahanMeyers to design a 7,000 square foot house on a wooded site. The house is a second home for this client whose primary residence is a loft in lower Manhattan. The loft was featured at the Un-Private House show at MoMA, and
the edge to the public spaces: living, dining, and kitchen. South of the house is a pool and a pool house. The house was designed to be part of its site, incorporating wood, stone, and water to create a quiet and restful retreat from New York City.
with larger flat expanse, makes room for tv mounted to the wall - or put mantle over fireplace opening and add tv to above - could add two rows of existing brick to lower opening and match to dining room fireplace height
“stoned wall for the second staircase wall lit by natural light coming through skylight” — heesunminlee
Dufner Heighes Inc
California Residence
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This was cut by hand on site. Dufner Heighes Inc
This is not veneer stone. They are thin slabs that were cut and individually laid by hand on site. Dufner Heighes Inc
Very thin stone, I'm liking it but think its a little to fineline for your home thoughts
in another part of the house. Perhaps this is the other side of the entry wall? Gold tones add warmth even without a fire.
This fireplace offers a similar effect, and the texture of the wall itself adds detail without clutter.
“clean line fireplace” — roseyswife
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