May , Reclaimed barn wood replaced drywall in the living room, creating a space to display the husband s guitar collection, a nod to his youthful days in bands The vintage spotlights for the guitar wall, now fitted with LEDs, were once used in Playboy s Chicago production studios Barn wood also frames the wall
May , Inorganic Mulch Inorganic mulches include all of the many rock products from decomposed granite or crusher fines to cobblestones and riprap Recycled materials like glass, rubber (tires) and crushed concrete also fall into this category Think local when you re sourcing products for your landscape.
Jun , The outdoor furniture market is booming, with seemingly ever retailer offering pieces These five tips will help you navigate For smaller yards, simple furniture will save space, like a wood bench adorned with cushions, and there are a variety of DIY tutorials online to build one Having a good plan in place
Mar , The Reclaimed Modern home embodies that mindset with the use of repurposed building materials and energy efficient technology We use a holistic approach at Dwell Development similar to the farm to table idea, where we incorporate local materials into our homes that are natural, recycled,
Jun , Informed by the owner s fondness for reclaimed materials, and inspired by the historic architecture of the Texas Blackland Prairie homestead vernacular, At the southern front door entry the patio is created as an indentation in the front fa?ade and provides a covered porch to welcome guests and to enjoy
Jun , C is clad in a combination of reclaimed barn wood, fiber cement board, and corrugated metal Below that, there s a well insulated shell that will help contribute to overall estimated energy savings of (when compared to a typical home) Green elements of this single family home include Energy Star
Oct , Materials, furniture, architectural elements, plantings and lighting are all important players in patio design, and Houzz users have taken note of their favorites Here are of the most This beautiful home and surrounding landscape outside Chicago were inspired by the French countryside The brick patio
Aug , Steel and glass comprise the venue s structure, and the floor to ceiling windows of the pavilion seamlessly define the indoor and outdoor areas Cherry red bar stools accentuate the bar s dark reclaimed wood decor, while outside, wooden tables and benches under the pavilion s red cantilevered, slatted
Jul , Scott and I knew that a paver patio wasn t as simple as laying down bricks and calling it a day, as any paver option we chose would need a proper drainage layer Not to mention, our backyard boasted more dips and valleys than all of Chicago has ever seen When we told her we were about to start our
Oct , As the first photo makes clear, the house is not composed solely of concrete surfaces Reclaimed wood from inside the house was reused on the exterior, breaking up the gray A strong contrast also happens with reclaimed cedar for the deck and fence Yet it s still the concrete areas that grab the attention,
Nov , The most obvious example the full size Chicago bricks on the feature wall When reclaimed materials weren t available, the designers used pieces that looked authentic Items like the kitchen table set, exposed ceiling beams and Aga range are new but have a traditional feel Some elements, such as the
Wood Paneling Is Left Natural Before from Best Living Spaces Before and Afters View as At the other end of the space we hung photos taken by Chicago s legendary preservationist Nickel to celebrate saving our old house Who did the I m a big fan of using reclaimed materials for home projects So much
Mar , gem can t be found Renowned builder Eric Wright created this Athens home out of reclaimed materials from the mill house that originally stood on the site Straight out of a storybook, this Chicago colonial has been well maintained with an original fireplace and kitchen nook A partially finished
Feb , These woodworkers take a batch of rough wood boards and turn them into a remarkable showpiece in weeks Related video A Chicago woodworker shows how to work with reclaimed wood by Sprague be installed Here s a look at the journey from reclaimed wood beams to showpiece countertop.
May , The wish and ability of the client to search and purchase demolition materials set a series of elements to incorporate in the new home Save this picture! Courtesy of Juan Luis Martínez Nahuel Glazed doors of a house of the ′s by Horacio Borgheresi that originally belonged to a patio, became the main
Sep , design build bluff, bikes, mobile bike shop, reclaimed materials, bikes, navajo bikes was started in by friends Dan Austin, Nicolas Arauz and Jay Austin, who wanted to change the world one bike at a time Their first project successfully raised the funds for bikes to be donated through Friends
Sep , Patio details Secluded side yard Location Chicago Dimensions by feet ( by meters) Materials Mixed paving materials of stone, glass, tile and brick salvaged from other projects Cost Very low cost given that materials were salvaged This cozy dining nook next to a home in Chicago s Lincoln
Dec , In a historic Chicago suburb, this new kid on the block fits in even with modern lines and Mediterranean arches Howe says, but we wrapped the house around a courtyard, which brings a lot of light into the interior and gives it a great indoor outdoor connection. The antique doors are from Argentina.
Jul , A builder uses her home as a design construction lab, fashioning gabion walls, pipe lights and reclaimed wood features For instance, as the most popular hosts among their friends, they built in bunks for frequent overnight guests, set the property up for extensive outdoor living and now treat their
Nov , Among the highlights are the barn wood railings, which were assembled from reclaimed materials that the Kallals found at Rustic Revival Barnwood in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota Below that, on the lower level, a sliding barn door provides access to the pantry The door, inspired by a chalkboard idea Sarah