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Luke Gibson Photography
7 Reviews
Brentwood Hills Modern Construction
Ideabooks1,449
Questions1
For a long narrow lot design.
White chairs - Sofa - nice simple design
5. You’ll get their design sense and attention to detail. A designer translates your needs to functional spaces but also makes them beautiful. Good designers are consummate three-dimensional thinkers and can use their abilities to find special opportunities in a design that might not easily be understood
international design. If you want a space that has lasting appeal and adds to the value of your investment, you need to hire a designer. Designers have the skills to include the features that will maximize your house, while making sure your project runs smoothly.
5. You’ll get their design sense and
and attention to detailA designer translates your needs to functional spaces but also makes them beautiful. Good designers are consummate three-dimensional thinkers and can use their abilities to find special opportunities in a design that might not easily be understood in two-dimensional drawings. Additionally
“Couch!” — salulph02
Keuka Studios, Inc
4 Reviews
Wood and Glass House
Ideabooks1,837
Questions1
Deck design on hillside and rails
There are many types of designers working in the home building industry. Some are licensed professionals; others are builders who have expanded their services into design as well as construction of custom homes and home renovations. Design-builders and unlicensed designers make up a large contingent
Some are licensed professionals; others are builders who have expanded their services into design as well as construction of custom-designed homes and renovations. Design-builders and unlicensed designers make up a large contingent of the individuals working in the procurement of custom-built homes
architect, and not every design-builder can deliver on your vision. The rule of thumb is that the more unique and challenging the project is, the better suited an architect is for it.10 Things Architects Want You to Know About What They Do
“Z8” — natcha12
Alterstudio
1 Review
Scout Island
Ideabooks21,146
Questions18
Photography by Whit Preston Photography and Paul Finkel of Piston Design
The truth is, great kitchen design is less about looks and more about how it works. Great design translates to a house that functions better, costs less to build, is more efficient to run and maintain, and gets you
modern kitchen design is visually appealing
think of modern kitchen designs, we often think of frameless cabinets, sleek and simple hardware, strong horizontal lines and a lack of ornamentation, with the natural beauty of the materials shining through. Guide: 8 Elements of a Modern Kitchen
The truth is, great kitchen design is less about looks
confidence and execution in the kitchen. The same thing could be said about your next kitchen design. Make sure it’s a great one!More: Homeowner’s Workbook: How to Remodel Your KitchenFind a local kitchen designerTell us: What would you add to your next kitchen — and what would you avoid?
“Wood shelving” — Laura MacLean
Bruce Bierman Design
Fire Island Residence - Long Island
Ideabooks10,401
Questions11
This is a good bedroom design
Would look great in my place. Love this design.
choose a designer whose signature is bold color palettes. When interviewing designers, look for parallels between their previous work and the design you want.Collect samples. Even if you have trouble articulating your desired look, pictures of rooms you love can instantly give the designer a sense of
Be sure the designer is a good match for your style. No two clients are alike, and good interior designers are nimble enough to hop from urban pied-à-terre to rustic farmhouse to beachside getaway without missing a beat. However, almost all of them have a fundamental aesthetic that remains consistent
of what you crave. He or she will ask you about specific points of the design that resonate with you and use those as guidelines. Fabric swatches, paint chips, furniture catalogs and your own Houzz ideabooks are other good sources for showing items you like. On the flip side, pull examples of colors,
“All white” — zachandannie
Habitat Studio
14 Reviews
Living Room
Ideabooks1,827
Questions6
This is it! Perfect living room design for me.
with your designer or architect upfront to think about the construction process during design. This takes far less time than fixing mistakes that happen when the walls are going up. Although it isn’t often pointed out, a good designer or architect depends on the client throughout the design and planning
seen time and time again that trying to save money on design actually can cost homeowners far more in the end, in dollars and frustration. Homeowners often underestimate the cost and complexity of a renovation or new home. The cost of the design work on a project is something that homeowners may consider
6. Consider Construction Implications Before You Start During a recent remodel, one homeowner (who was working without a designer) realized that opening up the main floor of her house required a structural engineer, which caused delays as she searched for an engineer and he did his drawings. So it’s
“Middle wall” — SnapshotsTMD Co.
Cultivart Landscape Design
Urban courtyards
Ideabooks18,578
Questions7
Love the creativity and unique designs and levels of tiers
Functional design. Functional design is a keystone of Bauhaus design used widely today in garden design. Instead of hardscaping and plant selection being used purely for decorative purposes, features within the garden work for their keep in addition to being visually satisfying.The beauty of this seating
irregular orange border.In modern garden design, we love to have strong, simple shapes interact with one another. But it is not easy to get it right. Matisse showed us in works such as “The Snail” that getting the structure and scale correct within a boundary leads to a design that not only works, but is pleasing
seating area is the careful selection of two materials — concrete and wood — that creates a very simple design, one that is not diluted by the strong planting behind.
“love it” — Johann Gould
Outer space Landscape Architecture
6 Reviews
Potreo Hill Modern
Ideabooks82,716
Questions15
These type of plants on the side of the house. Not the design
nal uses. Geometrics aid this design. The strong rectangular shape of this table and bench, for example, reinforce the clean lines.
2. Identify Your Design StyleA seamless transition from
Structure is the most important thing when it comes to designing a small garden. The bones of the garden hold it together in all seasons and weather conditions. The squared paved area here unites different parts of the garden through its structural use of strong lines.
elevated space, you have an altogether different vantage point. Perhaps the design focuses your attention inward, fostering intimate conversation. Or, if the orientation is outwardly focused, you'll observe the borrowed landscape or enjoy a bird's-eye view of the garden.Any time the grade is changed, even with
“Sunken fire pit” — steven_cale
Castro Design Studio
5 Reviews
Redding
Ideabooks1,959
Questions4
pop culture hasn't done the city's design rep any favors. "People often think of the television show Designing Women when they think of Atlanta design," says Rodolfo Castro of Castro Design Studio. "However, while there are many beautiful examples of timeless design in Atlanta, there are also a great
like the stone with contemporary design
I like this design. It is a real modern house.
landscape and house design - think about incorporating this is an remake of a 1970's ranch....
pop culture hasn't done the city's design rep any favors. "People often think of the television show Designing Women when they think of Atlanta design," says Rodolfo Castro of Castro Design Studio. "However, while there are many beautiful examples of timeless design in Atlanta, there are also a great
“Long narrow exterior brick” — tombueckert
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