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surround, the scale of the surround is driven by the size of the existing firebox. Code determines the allowable distance/ratio from the box to a flammable material such as this wood surround. If you send me an elevation drawing of your wall I would be happy to help you determine the best scale for your
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Consider the size of your coffee table. For a larger table, try creating various small vignettes, each different in scale, height and finish.
Properly scaled furniture: compared to the size of the room there is enough furniture. The room is large so it can withstand a good amount of furniture.
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Lilian Rice, Estate landscape, Rancho Santa Fe, courtyard, pavers
Appropriate scale of architecture. Great stone work on site walls.
Jerry Jacobs Design, Inc.
Italian Theater panels.
Scale if old art, newly designed
Expression of comtemporary classicism on an oversized scale. Great seating from Brueton . Use of mirrored panels on coffee table works to mimimize bulk and expand space.
Appropriated Baroque paintings & style
John Maniscalco Architecture
Cole Valley Hillside
There's a beefy feeling in the materials used for this outdoor dining room, but their proportion and scale feel completely appropriate for the setting. This is a relatively narrow space for a dining terrace, yet the narrowness is offset by the elongated proportions. First, you notice it in the wood retaining
retaining wall. Then the same wall proportions are used on the stone facade to partially enclose the raised platform. As for scale, the dining set nicely occupies its designated space — you wouldn't want anything smaller here.
Black + White Office
If you'd said this out loud, I would have thought you were crazy, but it's so striking and appropriate here. The solid gold throw grounds the two patterns, and their large scales stand up to the very large scale of the script on the rug.
Andrew Renn Design, Beautiful gardens of Melbourne Australia
Two special details make this grand lawn feel more intimate, appropriately scaled to the humans who stroll here. The first appears in the foreground where two deep planting beds are outlined by low boxwood hedging, mirroring
walls, is a favorite amongst our specifications. We work with the entire team (architect, builder and client) on each project to select the most appropriate materials for the home based on the region and overall aesthetic.
The scale of the overall room is crucial to achieving the right 'feel' or balance of the space so you should consider this before duplicating exactly what you see here. This space is approximately 7'6" wide and the stairs themselves are approximately 3'9" wide. Good luck with your project!
Columbia Street Residence
The art work in the hallway is light using track lighting. I feel like this is an appropriate type of lighting for this space because the various lights can be adjusted to light the various paintings and if paintings are added or moved, the