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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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EcoTop

by Ryan and Susan Hayes (noreply@blogger.com) from Building Green in Vermont  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:33 AM
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So I recently learned of a new, exciting green option for countertops. I've always been drawn to products like PaperStone and Richlite but they're not necessarily budget friendly. So imagine my delight when, in my typical evening web browsing, I came [...]

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First home purchases!

by Ryan and Susan Hayes (noreply@blogger.com) from Building Green in Vermont  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:32 AM
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So a quick update on our construction timeline...it isn't official yet but a wonderful builder has agreed to trade phasing allocations with us so that we can begin construction this fiscal year instead of next. While we were initially thrilled about the [...]

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Champlain Green Living

by Ryan and Susan Hayes (noreply@blogger.com) from Building Green in Vermont  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:32 AM
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I guess this is the week of short posts...While researching green kitchens, I stumbled across this website I had never seen before, Champlain Green Living. Not only does it have some fantastic articles about green living and green building, it's a local [...]

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calvinflorian

by calvinflorian from 225 Corley St  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:35 AM
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Sometimes our house at night is magical. Not because it hides some of the things we’re still working on, although that can sometimes be the case. It’s when the clouds in the dark night sky are backlit, the cool wind is blowing by and the moon is glowing more than usual. These photos were taken [...]

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Appliances

by Alyssa / Jason (noreply@blogger.com) from Modern in NE Minneapolis  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:38 AM
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Over Memorial Day weekend we started buying appliances. Of course our plan deviated from what we originally thought we would be buying, but I think we got some great items for a decent price. The front loading, stackable washer and dryer (both white) [...]

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Work it!!

Work it!!

by calvinflorian from 225 Corley St  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:35 AM
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The month of January and February was ALL about overtime. Almost every night was spent at the house helping Dave “Secret Weapon” Maeger. Completely competent by himself being there just helped the big picture. We were on the fast track to getting our Certificate of Occupancy and our check list was dwindling down.  My constitution [...]

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Looks easier to move than it is.

Whew!

by calvinflorian from 225 Corley St  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:36 AM
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Actually, there was supposed to be just two piles. The company that delivered the rocks delivered river pebbles instead of the river stones - big difference when you are using in your driveway. Russ had to run to Home Depot and during that 20 min errand the delivery company  - who said they were coming [...]

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Guess the upcoming house plan

by lavardera (noreply@blogger.com) from LamiDesign Modern House Plan Blog  (modern blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:27 AM
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The next design print in progress.Technorati Tags: house plans, modern design, modern house, L [...]

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sheep stable, 70f architecture

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:59 AM
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Schaapskooi, Amere, The Netherlands. This has to be one of the coolest barns I’ve ever seen. The framing is curved steel, the rest is all wood. Continue reading sheep stable, 70f architecture © Justin for materialicious, 2008. | Permalink | No comment | Add to del.icio.us digg Want more on these topics ? Browse the archive of posts filed under All, [...]

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Still No Permit

by Alyssa / Jason (noreply@blogger.com) from Modern in NE Minneapolis  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:31 AM
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Instead of an approved permit, we got disappointing news last week. The City of Minneapolis requested that our house be moved back towards our garage by two feet. We didn't have much yard to begin with but now its really small. Almost just a walkway. [...]

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