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Architectural Features

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What is that called? Some common (and obscure) architectural features are explained here.

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Clever Uses for Corbels {Around the House} little roof awnings over windows.they would really add some much needed character!little roof awnings over windows.they would really add some much needed character! Exterior Tradicional, Design Exterior, Exterior Colors, Window Awnings, Window Grids, Traditional Exterior, Windows And Doors, Front Windows, Exterior Windows

10 Clever Uses for Corbels

Ideas for using corbels around the house to create architectural interest!

How to Hang Exterior Shutters is part of exterior Window Trim - With this weekend project, your home will have all the privacy it needs—plus an extra dose of curb appeal House Shutters, Wood Shutters, Exterior Shutters, Outdoor Window Shutters, Cafe Shutters, White Shutters, Diy Exterior, Exterior Paint, Exterior Design

How to Hang Exterior Shutters

With this weekend project, your home will have all the privacy it needs—plus an extra dose of curb appeal

On Canada's Vancouver Island you will find a beautiful example of storybook architecture, a woodland fairytale house by the water's edge created by Timothy Lindberg and musician Daniel Huscroft. Storybook Homes, Storybook Cottage, Fairytale Cottage, Garden Cottage, Cute Cottage, Natural Homes, Unusual Homes, Cabins And Cottages, Log Cabins

Storybook Architecture, Canada

Built by the hands of two creative natural builders, Timothy Lindberg and musician Daniel Huscroft.

How to Build Victorian Gable Trim Plans Woodworking wood project ideas Victorian Porch, Folk Victorian, Victorian Cottage, Victorian Homes, Victorian Conservatory, Modern Victorian, Victorian Architecture, Architecture Details, Gable Trim

Eureka, California

A gallery of sample applique patterns that have been custom manufactured in the Blue Ox fabrication room

New house facade design classic shutters Ideas Exterior Color Schemes, House Color Schemes, Exterior Paint Colors, House Colors, Paint Colours, Colour Schemes, Gable Roof Design, Facade Design, Exterior Design

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Grandview Farm Homes are an Adelaide Hills based company building Re-production Weatherboard Homes from the 1890’s Victorian era, in the Adelaide Hills and surrounds

Window Trim: Interior window molding does double duty, covering gaps while defining a style. Use this guide to understand what each part does and how all the pieces fit together Interior Windows, Interior Trim, Interior Design, Diy Furniture Projects, Home Projects, Moldings And Trim, Crown Molding, Window Moldings, Moulding

Window Trim

Interior window molding does double duty, covering gaps while defining a style. Use this guide to understand what each part does and how all the pieces fit together

A bungalow is a type of building. Common features of many bungalows include verandas and being low-rise. In California bungalow was popular after WWI. In the US a bungalow today is a residential home, normally detached, which is either single-story or has Bungalow Landscaping, Bungalow Exterior, Bungalow Homes, Craftsman Bungalows, Yard Landscaping, Landscaping Ideas, Style At Home, Bungalow Pictures, Bungalow Ideas

A Closer Look at American Bungalow Styles

Bungalows come in many shapes and styles. Learn to recognize the various types, see pictures, and learn the history that spans from 1905-1930.

With so many amazing Craftsman homes in Los Angeles, do you know what makes a Craftsman home? Here's a great infographic that explains and compares to other architectural styles. Craftsman Exterior, Craftsman Style Homes, Craftsman Bungalows, Craftsman House Plans, Craftsman Porch, Architectural Styles, Architectural Features, Zaha Hadid, Do It Yourself Furniture

Anatomy of a Craftsman House Plan | Infographic

This infographic illustrates the telltale features of a Craftsman home, with some history on how this popular home plan style developed.

House Parts you didn't know had a name--second empire house Victorian Architecture, Architecture Details, Classical Architecture, House Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Homes, Victorian Style Homes, Victorian Houses, Victorian Life

House Parts You Didn't Know Had a Name

TOH helps you identify all those architectural "thingamajigs" and "whadya-call-its" you find around the house

A board attached to the edge of a gable roof. In house styles such as Gothic Revival and Tudor, bargeboards often bear intricate carvings or colorful painted details. Also called vergeboard or gableboard. Porch Trim, Roof Trim, Gable Trim, Gable Roof, Gothic Revival Architecture, Architecture Details, Style At Home, Gable Window, House Trim

House Parts You Didn't Know Had a Name

TOH helps you identify all those architectural "thingamajigs" and "whadya-call-its" you find around the house

One of the best ways to increase the usable floor space of a house is to add a dormer. A shed dormer, named after its single roof slope, is the simplest type of dormer. This article goes into detail about designing shed dormers. Dormer Roof, Shed Dormer, Dormer Windows, Attic Spaces, Attic Rooms, Attic Bathroom, Attic House, Attic Playroom, Attic Floor

Designing Shed Dormers - Fine Homebuilding

With its long, simple roof, a shed dormer adds the most floor space and more opportunities for windows than other dormer types.

How to add curb appeal with a portico using columns and detailed molding to create an eye catching roof structure in the front of our home. Portico Entry, Front Door Entrance, House Entrance, Entry Foyer, Front Entrances, Front Doors, Colonial Exterior, Exterior Design, Veranda Design

House Parts You Didn't Know Had a Name

TOH helps you identify all those architectural "thingamajigs" and "whadya-call-its" you find around the house

Thank you "This Old House" for telling me that this is an "inglenook" window seat configured into a corner Corner Bench Seating, Storage Bench Seating, Window Benches, Window Seats, Kitchen Seating, Banquette Seating, Kitchen Benches, Room Window, Window Seat Storage

House Parts You Didn't Know Had a Name

TOH helps you identify all those architectural "thingamajigs" and "whadya-call-its" you find around the house

Fine Homebuilding's best traditional home for 2015 is a Pennsylvania fieldstone house built in 1776 and remodeled in 2011 by architect Jeffrey Dolan. Traditional Style Homes, Modern Traditional, House Built, Architectural Features, Stone Houses, Wall Treatments, Historic Homes, Old Houses, Building A House

Best Traditional Home 2015: A Colonial Resurrection - Fine Homebuilding

A Revolutionary War–era stone farmhouse is restored with a preservationist’s attention to detail.

Difference between a terrace and balcony difference between balcony and patio differences between a porch and veranda difference between porch patio deck veranda and a lanai What Is The Difference … Cabana, Porches, Veranda Design, Patio Design, Diy Home Decor Rustic, Porch And Balcony, Decor Inspiration, Arabian Nights, Small Spaces

What is the Difference Between a Porch, Balcony, Veranda, Patio and Deck?

Whether it’s spring, summer, autumn, or winter, it’s also great to enjoy the outdoor, even if it’s only from your balcony, porch, veranda, patio, or deck. And speaking of that, what’s the difference between all these spaces. They are certainly similar to a certain extent and we often use them interchangeably. Still, this doesn’t make...