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spring loaded for pulling up and down.It’s always been a bit of a mystery to me how to make them work properly; they seem to have a mind of their own. But they are a practical and inexpensive option that works well in many applications.
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Rebecca Hayes Interiors
Edwardian House, South West London
Stay tidyIf you are working in a communal area of your home, a desk with drawers and built-in space for your laptop or iPad keeps things tidy. Storage boxes on the shelves above can be used to hide paperwork at the end of the day, so that any unfinished jobs, scattered over the desk, do not constantly
Pop it in an alcoveMake use of a chimney alcove to create a simple work station. This freestanding desk fits neatly into its fireside nook in a living room, and means adults are nearby for homework help.
other cabinets for a symmetrical look. The matching full-length doors allow you to hide your work away when it’s time for dining and entertaining.
11. Hidden home officeIf you’re often found working on your laptop at the kitchen bench or dining table, why not create a hidden home office in the
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LivingHomes C6 designed by Jamie Bush in Palm Springs Modernism Week
want to rethink your furniture needs. Many offices today can run quite efficiently with a simple table, a comfortable chair and good lighting. If you work on a laptop, you could even forgo the office altogether and simply set up your computer on the dining table or kitchen counter as needed.Style idea:
If you work at home, create an office that looks just as considered as the rest of your house. A large table does excellent desk duty, while giving you plenty of
CHRISTIAN DEAN ARCHITECTURE, LLC
Sweeney Lake House
levels, finishes, electrical fixtures and other related information that’s communicated in drawings or in specifications written for the contractors working on the project. If the architect does not prepare written specifications, then you could be faced with change orders, which can slow down the process
Urban Improvement Company
Forest Park Southeast New Construction
After building this home, UIC has continued working in this neighborhood, which “has suffered from disinvestment,” Gibson says. The UIC team is working to reverse that. They renovated the home next door with Moore and Fratello, and also bought four lots across the street. Through their efforts, they’re
Amy Lau Design
West Chelsea Loft
explained how wabi-sabi influenced him (and continues to guide the work of his studio following his death) in a recent interview. "We depend entirely on the natural shapes and colors of the wood to inspire and determine the course of our work, and never apply artificial colors or shiny finishes," she said
Patrick Sutton Associates
another Georgian designer and cabinetmaker, hardly needs an introduction, as his work continues to inspire furniture design today. His unique style has an underlying simplicity with exotic Chinese influences. Nowadays his work is often used in the styling of balustrades and railings.