6 Corners With Views

Corner French Casements Nothing opens up a room like corner windows.  They provide that much more light and a panoramic view of the scenery.  Whether in the corner of a kitchen or an expansive sunroom, they make a powerful statement. The only loss when wrapping windows around a room is wall space.  I feel they should be used purposefully where they will make the most impact.   Often opening up two or more walls with glass requires special structural [...]

By |2023-02-11T19:19:44-05:00December 13th, 2017|Categories: Family Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Miscellaneous|Tags: , , |2 Comments

The Beauty of a Construction Site(Revisited)

Something that architects and contractors take for granted but that homeowners rarely experience, is the construction site. When it is your house being built or added onto, I recommend that you spend as much time as possible with the “insides” of the place that will become your home. Having said that please be sure to watch your step. It is a bit like viewing the inside a person during an operation. Yes, it may be messy and confusing [...]

By |2014-06-06T13:39:43-04:00December 6th, 2013|Categories: Construction|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

4 Enlightened Windows

If a person’s eyes are the window to their souls, windows in a home give expression to the character and soul of that home.  Windows can be simple and utilitarian, they can focus attention on a special view, or they can dominate a wall.  When I say window I mean windows, doors, transoms, and walls of windows.  I live in an old home which has very regular simple windows.  I love them.  In my living room [...]

By |2021-03-26T18:41:58-04:00October 28th, 2013|Categories: Accessory Buildings, Bedrooms, New Homes|Tags: , , |1 Comment
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