, The same homeowners that had Steve s crew build a custom shed have contracted him again to construct a new, composite deck on the back of their home They went with brand an thick pad Save Save They used a garden hoe to make sure the concrete would set with a nice, flat surface Save
Mar , For example, the precast series is concrete and has a flat roof, the patio series features brick walls and a flat cantilevered roof, the ranch house has wood cladding and pitched roof, and the loft series has glass walls for a total of patterns Each colored block is assigned a specific wall section from
, As density within our cities continues to increase, our constant reach for daylight and view, and the continued success of the reverse floor plan, roof terraces are A modern day flat roof isn t, of course, truly flat (they re typically sloped ? per foot), but they re flat enough to construct a terrace structure on top.
, Step by step instructions on how to build and edible rooftop garden to grow your own food and create a sustainable landscape in a small or unused space Also, check that your roof membrane can support walking and plantersyou don t want to risk a leak! Flat roofs are best Build Planters to Hold Soil
, While these elements are especially good for deep plans, where the center of a large space is far removed from an exterior wall, I m interested in what they can do on the Architect Sebastian Quinn transformed the flat box into a building with some personality by adding some clerestories on the roof.
, Gable patios are still in front as the most popular option in patio designs Flat roof patios have been declining in attractiveness for a while now as designs like gable are more in vogue In comparison to standard flat patio roofs, gable designs have much more overhead space to ensure outdoor areas don t
, Modern Patio by Johnston Architects Johnston Architects Directional (views) The form of the roof as viewed from inside naturally directs our eyes up and outward Here the roof is used as a dynamic directional element, focusing us toward a spectacular view Contrast this with gabled and flat roofs, which
This modern California house is exactly how one would imagine a cool California house to look like! Low pavilion like geometry with rectangular shapes, flat roof, many glass surfaces and generous outdoors living spaces As the climate allows for year round outdoor living, the indoor spaces are built in U shape around a
, Adding their own twist, they removed the peak, combing the look of a single pitch with a flat roof The small house has everything you need, including an outdoor kitchen that s equipped with a sink A strict budget led to the design of the Prefab Residence by Santa Barbara based Acme Architecture.
Mar , Situated in a prominent location overlooking the city of Winchester and its beautiful surrounding countryside stands Four Views This striking upside down build contrasts with its conventional neighbours, displaying a flat overhanging roof, dark grey brick, cedar cladding and grey aluminium framed windows.
, A steel reticule that limits the broad windows of the apartments forms the block s patio facade Folding aluminum blinds that serve to create a dynamic and changing fa?ade provides solar protection and privacy here On the roof of the building solar panels are installed and connected to the heating system of
, For example, the buildings large volume is supported on massive pilotis that allow for circulation, gardens, and gathering spaces below the building the roof garden terrace creates the largest communal space within the entire building, and the incorporated patio into the fa?ade system minimizes the
When building your own porch roof the slope should match the roof of your home This is not feasible in all cases but it should be as close to it as possible Change the slope of your roof and the effect can be dramatic Steeper roofs tend to last longer and are more pleasing to the eye There are only two kinds of roofs, flat