The drywall was hung, taped, and textured and now its ready for me to get on with painting. I have a quick decision to make. Help!
Today, a breakdown of the Midcentury Modern style - both at NASA and at home - in one of my favorite recent movies: Hidden Figures.
The definition of a true MCM kitchen is not the laminate counter tops and pastel appliances. You can recognize a classic ranch kitchen by its layout and by the driving philosophy behind it.
Here's an interesting example of the residential ARCHITECTURE being constructed at the same time as the ranch house was filling the country. Farnswoth house has been called the “reducio ad absurdum of the notion of a dwelling.”
After all this work in the basement - slow but steady - I decided to take on something a little more quickly satisfying: painting the bedrooms grey. Check it out!
Remodeling is your opportunity to improve all kinds of layout flaws - tight corners, inadequate kitchen storage, not enough privacy for bedrooms - AND improve your relationship with the sun.
This addition scheme adds a mid-story den behind the garage creating a split level. Here are the pros and cons this scheme for a recent project
This addition scheme pushes new masses out to the back and side. Here are the pros and cons this scheme for a recent project
One of the most common ways to add onto a ranch is to push back or add a win. Here are the pros and cons this scheme for a recent project
One of the ways to add onto a ranch is to add a story. Here are the pros and cons this scheme for a recent project