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Repurposed Materials for Rain Screen?

by richierod from Modern Materials and Methods  (LiveModern Forums) — Apr 14, 2009 10:23 AM
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I don't know if it was ever built, but Pugh-Scarpa had a plan to build a house in New Orleans using old pallets as a rainscreen. www.pugh-scarpa.com As an aside, I used Vaproshield for my rainscreen installation, and I'm very happy with it.   [...]

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Hardie reveal flashing?

by NineEightSix from Modern Materials and Methods  (LiveModern Forums) — Apr 13, 2009 06:21 PM
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Have you looked at the reveals listed on the Hardie commercial site. http://www.jameshardiecommercial.com/hardie-reveal-panel.shtml and http://www.fryreglet.com/products-revealpaneltrim.htm I have not used/price this trim, but am [...]

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SF and LA -- Free Seminar on Modern Prefabs

by PAS from We're Building a New Modern Home!  (LiveModern Forums) — Apr 02, 2009 07:15 PM
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Extracted from a mailing I just received. In collaboration with Dwell On Design and our California Builder, Sustain will be holding two evening presentations and workshops on our sustainable, prefabricated architecture. While this workshop is [...]

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Modern Children's Furniture

by russellyndon from LiveModern Labs  (LiveModern Forums) — Apr 02, 2009 11:02 AM
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HI,   For more modern kids furniture visit spacify.com    Russel Lyndon [url]http://spacify.com/kids_area_rugs-593-474.html[/url] [url]http://modern-kids-area-rugs.blogspot.com/[/url]   [...]

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Gently Used MetroShed Looking for a Good Home

by valboyd from We're Building a New Modern Home!  (LiveModern Forums) — Mar 23, 2009 10:03 AM
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I bought a brand-new MetroShed--direct from designer David Ballinger and his company--about a year and a half ago, and put it in my backyard as a writing studio. Now, I'm moving to a new house and I don't have room for my beloved MetroShed in my new [...]

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Asian-inspired Eichler Home in San Rafael California - Just Listed

by MarinModern from Bay Area Modernists  (Geographic Forums) — Mar 13, 2009 04:06 PM
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I just listed a new Joseph Eichler built home in San Rafael and will be hosting the first public open house this Sunday, March 15 from 1-4pm. 4 Dias, San Rafael California 94903 Located at 4 Dias Way in San Rafael, this move-in ready 4 bedroom [...]

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Open House in Arlington

by studiomud from Big D Modernists  (Geographic Forums) — Mar 03, 2009 02:41 AM
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Previously Jonathan Oltmann wrote: House looked great, awesome lot! Things I liked, the use of plywood for room dividers and how they hid the closets and restroom. On the exterior, did you use Trex? Is it a rain screen application? In addition, if [...]

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Not done, but in.

by KesslerDweller from We're Building a New Modern Home!  (LiveModern Forums) — Mar 02, 2009 07:54 PM
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Yeah having looked into SIPS and have done steel and wood framed houses, I don't think the effort is worth the brain damage and wallet busting. I have found also that buyers could care less and don't appreciate the effort - so we stopped doing it. Of [...]

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I opened up the paper today and "Ah-yeek!"

by chebyrashka from Big D Modernists  (Geographic Forums) — Feb 17, 2009 11:16 AM
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I've seen worse.. actually it's not that bad. What gets me more is when all the design is in front and the back and sides are just vinyl siding. Trends are the worst. I hate going on the parade of homes, seeing 2-3 homes and then by the 4th home I [...]

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a study in contrasts for a DC row house

by ed4444 from Virginia Modernists, Richmond, Va  (Geographic Forums) — Feb 10, 2009 05:22 PM
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Updated Rendered Images Josh McCullar [...]

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