Apr , Partially or entirely covered with vegetation, the facade of any modern residence can completely change the overall feel of a house for the better, both aesthetically and functionally For today we The Semiahmoo Library Green Wall was recently uncovered in the White Rock suburb of Vancouver, Canada.
Decorated outer home entry From backyard kitchens to bathroom walls, rustic fireplaces to stylish dining rooms, lightweight veneers are remarkably versatile colors, shapes, and sizes of the fieldstone on this home, even someone with a well trained eye would be surprised to learn that the facade is clad in cast stone.
Apr , If you re looking for a strong and versatile building material that ages with beauty, it s hard to ignore the humble brick Bricks are also Architecture Architecture s Turnaround House shows just how well bricks can break up clean and modern white walls, and begin to blur the inside outside threshold.
Jan , Part of the interior wall, for example, was built with low cost, visually irregular stud material with cracks and rounded corners, but the irregularity is what adds The architects used wood for the facade not only for better integration of the house within the landscape, but to create a surface that acts as a
Jan , Gallery wall The hardest part of using quotes in your decor is choosing the one you d most like to display The designer of this pared down painting is so much more fun than a traditional headboard, and it deftly expresses a free spirited inclination as light and fresh as the feather white walls and bedding.
Dec , Different parts of the facade are articulated in a range of materials, giving the house loads of personality See more of this This is often repeated on the inside of a modern farmhouse, where elements like reclaimed wood mantels, ceiling beams and countertops provide warm contrast to crisp white walls.
Apr , AFTER The new color, Sherwin Williams Messenger Bag, gives the facade a more cohesive look that highlights the lovely trim detailing and porch Paint Makeover Exterior BEFORE We have changed our house in two phases over the years we started with pink trim, painted it white and added black
Aug , Most often channel glass is used in a vertical orientation, where the structural planks lend a corduroy or pinstripe look to an exterior facade channel glass on the exterior walls inhibit the transmission of damaging ultraviolet rays to the interior spaces and ensure that an evenly diffused, white light naturally
Feb , In addition to adding the pod and redoing the home s layout and decor, the architects demolished a shoddy s addition at the back of the house and The pod wall facing the dining room table in the foreground is made up of panels White walls throughout emphasize the unique tones of the plywood.
May , Using clever DIY methods, Craigslist bargains and materials from big box stores, interior design couple Percy Bright and Tara Mangini have fashioned a gorgeous custom style for their three story, early th century row house in South Philadelphia They used laths to create a rustic wood accent wall,
day ago Teo s personal touch can be seen in the facade, which is a dramatically detailed work of architectural art a brick illustration of sunrise on Singapore s East Coast There were four colors of bricks we used, ranging from dark brown to light cream The pattern was pixelated from an image of the sky at sunrise,
Dec , Each of the materials of these simple forms a cantilevered cabinet, shelves, an elemental freestanding bathtub, translucent glazing, off white wall tile, white pebble floor has an identity and a texture, yet none demands more attention than another This allows for any, even the most minimal, accent of
Apr , The pixel like facade is the result of using peculiar green tiles, giving you the feeling that you are admiring an bit design, that happens to besomeone s home! The house features solar energy panels Plenty of eco materials have been used in defining it (the most impressive being the recycled paper) in
Jan , In the now trendy Singapore enclave of Joo Chiat, shophouses are richly decorated and exemplify Singapore s pre World War II architecture by the mix of Malay, Chinese and European influences, says Jane Iyer More of the owners antiques and artwork play off the white walls and exposed wood rafters.
Exposed ceiling beams are an architectural feature that allows rooms to have higher ceilings or a decorative element that adds charm To create the look of a chunky, solid wood beam and column duo in room dividing doorways, Lindsay of The White Buffalo Styling Co used framing lumber to build out and hide the
day ago These unique structures make for an interesting, contemporary way to define spaces within a home and yet they can work well with many decor styles Read on for The white painted slats look fresh, even beachy, and help the dining room feel cozier than it would have been with open stairs Although
Nov , The decor epitomizes the credo of MAS Design (short for Mood and Space) of juxtaposing the modern and the organic The centerpiece is the brilliant white foot wide limestone stacked stone wall with foot long horizontal gas fireplace That was the statement in the room, Carlson says It s so
Mar , This distressed chair and amazing tile wall certainly don t say holiday thanks to their complementary colors Orange and blue also are at opposite points In this case, the colors are working together on a modern facade to evoke the paintings of Piet Mondrian Contemporary Bedroom The Upward Bound
Jul , SHARES The white clapboard fa?ade of the Clifton Inn has changed little over the centuries With bold striped walls and antique furnishings, the entry to the main house is eclectic yet soothing A low wall of slate rubble surrounds the inn and dependencies, which occupy nearly eight acres of the estate.
Dec , Here are a few of my favorite ways to hang things on Sheetrock, wood and brick without hurting your walls Traditional Brick can be a difficult material to hang things on Its durability If you want to remove the screw after the holidays, buy a tube of mortar repair and squirt a little into the hole You can
Sep , The building is set on a foundation of local fieldstone that extends into the landscape to form terraces and site retaining walls The painted Whereas the north facing front facade has limited areas of glass, the rear of the home opens with more glass to take advantage of winter sun Learn about more
Feb , The distinction between the wall and stairs is simple, allowing each material s story to be quietly revealed Large stone The uniform finish of the concrete floor also reminds us of the structure s former agrarian use while providing both tonal and textural relief to the pure white walls It also permits the