Day: August 26, 2017


Home & House ImprovementOur properties are an investment so, in terms of property worth, the query ‘how a lot is my house value?’ is likely one of the most ceaselessly requested. The price of improving the ranking of a poorly performing house varies enormously. By planning nicely you possibly can reduce these costs significantly and add value to your property. area has been allotted for rainwater tanks, garments line, food production gardens and landscaping, outdoor dwelling and play areas. Whether or not a panorama, homestead, backyard, farm, enterprise, organization, neighborhood, or building, a Permaculture web site grows along a planned, on-paper design. It doesn’t have to be a flowery computer-generated pro design. These are some of the early design sketches for Lillie House.

This is a view of the kitchen in Las Vegas from final fall earlier than we removed the old countertop and cupboards and lowered the horse wall. It reveals the drop down kitchen soffit above the footprint of the house which I wanted to take away so very much in order that the kitchen’s ceiling was the identical peak because the adjoining household room and breakfast nook. I’m snowbound here in the Midwest and thinking of Constantino Nivolo’s sunny midcentury backyard. It had a completely enclosed solarium (accessible by ladder and block-staircase) with mural-lined concrete walls that will need to have been scorching in summer but was designed to allow sunbathing even in a New York winter.

AFTER: The floors have been restained and look lovely, don’t they? The table … Read More