Jan , To build on a sloping suburban site This neat one bedroom studio in Brisbane, Australia, is raised above the ground on steel posts Considering the potential for rain in the region, and the home s site on a sloped suburban hillside, elevating the house on stilts made sense to reduce flooding, water damage
Nov , Exterior The construction team used white painted cedar and red cedar shingles for the exterior of the building Steps A winding set of stone stairs at least , Larson estimates leads from the house up to the pavilion It only takes a few minutes to get up there, Larson says, and you get there by
Oct , If you are considering building a house on a sloped site, let me suggest this mantra No house should ever be on any hill It should Landscape immersion can influence terraced levels of living spaces and provide a way to incorporate playful elements, like these staggered light fixtures in the stair risers.
Jul , I would not build a pebble shower floor with a pitch less than percent, or inch per foot Contemporary Bathroom by Angela Todd Studios Portland, OR Angela Todd Studios Portland, OR Cure between steps Sealing tile and natural stone can enhance many tiles A solid practice is to prepare a
Though you may wish you could take a sledgehammer to those drab concrete steps tarnishing your home s curb appeal, we have a better plan Veneer You want a very slight slope toward the front, to shed water, but no more than inch per foot Build up mortar beds and install the interior pavers the same way.
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Sep , Rustic Exterior by Material Design Build Material Design Build Stairs lead down to a stream side sauna that Zomorodi also designed and built The Cor Ten steel roof over the house will develop a patina with age A deck cantilevers over the steep slope, creating storage space beneath Windows and
Nov , Do not hesitate to have deeper treads if space allows and if it suits the scale of your garden, but remember that as the depth of the tread increases, the height of the riser decreases, making the stairs gentler in their slope The scale of the garden should also determine the width of the steps or walkway .
Jul , BEFORE A family in Washington, D.C s, Cathedral Heights neighborhood already had an expansive backyard, including a patio between their house and detached garage, but its slope and poor space planning didn t make it all that usable or inviting Transitional Patio by GardenWise GardenWise.
Apr , Can you tell me where I can purchase these Handi block here in Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL, I am building a decking. Read more I m soon to be building a x freestanding deck next to our outside dining window I plan on buying Would i be able to use these blocks for stair stringers bottom support .
Jan , Create a lush, private outdoor space with steps leading down to a patio ringed in terraced planting beds The multiple levels of greenery make even a small patio feel more spacious Southwestern Landscape by D CRAIN Design and Construction D CRAIN Design and Construction Desert garden.
Jan , Modern Bathroom by AT Architecture Design Build AT Architecture Design Build Curbless showers take a good deal of planning in order to pull them off effectively What looks like a wooden mat at the entrance to this one is actually a drain cover to catch any water overflow Bring a bathroom designer
Definitely I would alter the path down the slope but otherwise it s perfect Considering inflation and value of property in ocean view areas, to build this , home in today s money would probably be closer to million Limited street parking and then a looong walk up those stairs to the house The view is great
Slope The slope is the diagonal aspect of the stairs It is important when creating stringers so you know exactly how to make the cuts The ideal slope is degrees Wood is the most popular material when building your own mobile home steps because its convenient and cheap It s important that you choose the right
Nov , Originally used for retaining slopes, rock gabion walls have been cropping up everywhere from garden walls, planters and benches, to the walls of outdoor rooms Rough and The gabion wall in the front yard of this home in East Dallas elegantly ties together the color palette of the building and landscape.
Jan , It was the challenge of refurbishing this s family house near Melbourne, Australia, that gave rise to its most interesting features The site slopes down from the rear to the front, with the backyard higher than the front entry The architects addressed this by turning the house upside down They moved the
Oct , Steps may be the quickest way up or down garden slopes, but that doesn t mean they have to be mundane or just about utility Minimalist designs might call for clean outlines of pristine stone and concrete, but in some gardens, especially traditional or smaller ones, steps can feel like wasted planting space.
Sep , If you have an older house with floors that have a charming slope to them, a library ladder won t work for you While more substantial in scale, they also have flat steps, and some have a beautiful cast lace like star pattern housing over the bottom wheels that give them a Gordon Gibson Construction.
Jul , Sitting in south Park Slope, the expanding frontier of gentrified Brooklyn, New York, this three story townhouse was something of a mess Working with a limited budget, Etelamaki and his team nevertheless were able to maximize the potential of the nondescript building to create a modern, light filled