Category: What is Composed
I guess a lot of people know that I have a personal pet peeve with the level of character and detail that typically go into the creation of a roof dormer. Having grown up in Atlanta; mostly in some form of suburbia, I’ve seen my share of poorly constructed renditions. I’ve probably built a few bad ones as well considering my entire career (from age 13 to … Read More Dormers, Dormers, Dormers
Hey Guys ~ I thought I’d pull one out of the archives for you here. This one has always been one of my favorites. The owners found this little gem and started right in transforming it into a place of their own. Tucked away in the serene Loring Heights community just west of Atlanta, this bungalow offered up a ton of potential. In a course of two separate projects, … Read More Loring Heights ~ Part I
“When we think about the views offered by a home, we are normally referring to exterior views, but carefully designed interior views can also add enormously to the quality and character of a home.” Sarah Susanka The quote above is from Sarah Susanka’s book Home by Design. I’ve often fallen back on this book when designing a new space because it is just plain … Read More Ahh…The Views!!!
You know, I love the Spectacular Transformation. Whether it plays out in our own Lives or in our Homes, there are times when we all can find ourselves in a rut. A little bit out of date, kind of worn down, definitely in need of some polishing. The homeowners of this Roswell beauty found themselves in just this sort of predicament. Although, other areas of the Home had been … Read More Changing With The Times
Following up from our most recent family gathering at the lake, here is a glimpse of some of the more subtle retreats that are tucked away around the property and which provide the greatest rejuvenating power of everything there is to enjoy. You see, toward the end of the week, we actually had seventeen people trying to co-exist up there. Fortunately, with the way … Read More Mini Blog ~ Moments from the Lake ~ Solitude and Serenity