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summerhouse in jørlunde, dorte mandrup arkitekter

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:51 AM
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Summerhouse in Jørlunde, Denmark. Size: 200 m2. Built: 2004. I really like the use of sliding fabric screens on the exterior of this open-plan house - the screens slide open when the inhabitants want to enjoy the view, and then close up for complete privacy without losing the light. Nice.

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duropal

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:50 AM
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Duropal high pressure laminate (HPL) is made up of a number of layers of melamine impregnated ‘kraft’ papers which are compressed under heat and high pressure. Melamine resin is the hardest of all synthetically produced organic materials, which makes Duropal one of the most durable kitchen worktops for wet areas. It’s resistant to sunlight, abrasion, [...]

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meadowboard

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:56 AM
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MeadowBoard is a formaldehyde-free rye grass straw panel available in 4′ x 8′ sheets from 1/8″ to 1″ thick. Rye grass straw is an agricultural waste product from grass seed production. This coarse-textured interior finish material can be custom-molded into various shapes. While this material is not an M3-rated structural panel product, it is produced [...]

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sheep farm house, denton corker marshall

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:41 AM
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Sheep Farm House - Kyneton, Victoria, Australia. A farmhouse complex northwest of Melbourne for a high-tech, ultra-fine wool sheep farm, including main house, cottage, garage, machine shed, shearing shed and covered yards.

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marshall house, denton corker marshall

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:49 AM
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Marshall House - Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia. A weekend holiday house overlooking a small bay on the coast two hours east of Melbourne.

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September 10 is almost here already?!?

by Chris from A PreFab Project  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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I am going to be so sad when this is over and I haven't been up to see it.

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Stairs

by Chris from A PreFab Project  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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We've got stairs framed, with temporary treads (we'll have bamboo at the end of the day):

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Who needs hot water?

by Chris from A PreFab Project  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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I called our HVAC guy this morning to see if he was starting on our house next week like he's scheduled to; he apparently fell off a ladder and is going to have surgery for a ruptured disk. He won't be doing any work til next month. So I've got to call around for another HVAC guy... I'm out to the site tonight for the weekend; Sarah and the boys might join me for some (or all) of it. Working

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In (un)related news

by Chris from A PreFab Project  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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I have been limiting this blog to house-related posts. And this only barely qualifies as house-related. Left my wallet in my unlocked car last night after I got home from WV, and somebody took it. So I'm dealing with canceling all my cards this morning. I thought I'd probably just left it in WV until I saw this activity on my debit card (for our LostRiverModern operating account) this morning

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So shiny

by Chris from A PreFab Project  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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Home from a long and productive weekend out at the house. Here's what it looks like right now (with a finished roof!): Lots more tomorrow...

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