Posts Tagged ‘color’
Efficient Pantry For All the Food
This Berkeley addition and full house remodel is almost finished and we are all very excited.
I’ll do a full post with before and after photos soon, but I can’t resists giving you a preview. Steve Coleman is the contractor.
There is a spot for everything in this mudroom – Shoe cubbies below, ample storage for scarves, dog leashes, hats, and bags under the bench seats (solid ash), and lots of pegs on the wall.
Photo Credit – Nancy Kalter-Dills
Not long ago I was checking out a house in the Oakland hills that caught my client’s fancy – I’d call it rustic modern with a bit of whimsy. I like it. I also like that it was surrounded by trees and shrubs so that I had trouble getting a good photo of the whole building. I noticed one nice detail that is daring and unusual. If you look closely you will see that the post bases and the other structural connectors are blue! Here is a close up:
With this many bright colors, it will be hard not to take note of where the sunlight is falling throughout the day and year.
We took the train to Sacramento today to look around. In addition to nice trees, we saw some noteworthy buildings. Here are a few.