A new contemporary dream home overlooks the banks of the Minho River in Spain This stunning residence by Quico Jorreto is built into a hilly slope, featuring a pool deck, sun room and car park on the upper level and private sections below From the approach, the home appears to be little more than the glass walled sun
The deck travels from the roof garden to the front of the home where the social zone is located View in gallery platinum level leed house roof gardens pool The social zone takes place on the second volume to take advantage of the ocean views Bringing an outdoor lifestyle to the space is a both a BBQ tucked against
The simplest way for a DIYer to build a foundation for a shed is by creating what is known as an on grade foundation Unlike a foundation Metal anchors are driven into the ground under the shed and cables attached to the floor framing to hold the shed down in high winds Watch this two men in a yard planning a shed.
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, Container gardens along the wall create a nice view from the deck toward the side yard Landscape by The Garden Consultants, Inc The Garden Consultants, Inc An allee This is a fancy word for an evenly spaced line of trees Some species can thrive in a tight space Here, serviceberry trees add
, Located on a steep slope in Beverly Hills, California, is this newly built home designed by SPACE International At the rear of the home the site is very steep, so a platform was built to provide space for a pool deck The backyard features a swimming pool with outdoor lounge areas At night, the
, To compensate for this, they placed a generously sized walk in pantry built with George Fethers Co wood veneer in Nero behind the kitchen With secret doors that In the winter, they find sipping tea at the counter while enjoying the view of the pool and garden relaxing and therapeutic Countertops
How to Build a Pool k is a compilation of all our research regarding above ground pool decks We ve taken what not only is standard Slopes Trees and other obstacles When it comes to soils, the footings that will be required to support your deck are dependent on the type of soil in your yard.
, The new water feature runs the patio s length, slowly recirculating water in a gentle rhythm Aquatic plants like water lilies and Built in planters filled with Bay Area friendly succulents, grasses and other low water plants frame the deck and also function as a guardrail Poured in place concrete pavers form
, The townhouse boasts other outdoor spaces including a roof deck, a terrace on the third floor, and a balcony on the parlor floor Previously Just half a block away from Prospect Park, this five story limestone townhouse in Park Slope was built in and comes with nine bedrooms and five bathrooms.
Mar , As you may have noticed, some previous owner mental giant who was my DIY predecessor around here, decided to cover the cool deck with a not so cool deck There are surprise trip hazards, weird uneven edges, and as an bonus feature, it slopes towards the house so water can pool there.
, rooftop oasis beach house This stepped home on a hillside overlooking the bay of Ancón in Lima, Peru features a rooftop infinity pool that seems to extend right out into the sea Architect Adriá Noboa added to and renovated the existing home, built in by Swiss architect Theodor Cron, whose work in
, It may be worth calling in a foundation expert during the inspection period, Krus says If you re unsure of soil grade against the house Make sure that the foundation is exposed by about two inches and that there is a slope away from house, so that water doesn t pool against the foundation, she says.
, The basic parameters for swales are that they should be sloped and sized to accommodate rainfall for the climate and site where they are being built Straight swales are best when they can be gradually sloped and used for infiltration Curvy swales are preferable to straight ones for moving water, because
, Time lapse footage of me demoing an in ground swimming pool with the Cat e and the D Instead of Instead of hauling in fill we decided to push the hill in the back into the pool and make a larger flat yard Its hard to see I always make sure I tell them to not build a house on top of it Before I