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Prior Park (NT) 27-09-2013

Prior Park (NT) 27-09-2013 Image by Karen Roe Beautiful and Intimate 18th Century Landscape Garden. One of only four Palladian bridges of this design in the world can be crossed at Prior Park, which was created in the 18th Century by local entrepreneur Ralph Allen, with advice from Capability Brown and the poet Alexander Pope. The garden is set in a sweeping valley where visitors can enjoy magnificent views of Bath. Restoration of the 'Wilderness' has reinstated the Serpentine Lake, Cascade and Cabinet. A five...

Passive Daylighting

Passive Daylighting Image by Jeremy Levine Design In our quest to lower the carbon footprint of this house, we reduced our need for artificial lighting during the day. Interior clerestory and transom windows allow the rooms to 'borrow' light from each other. Project: 3 Trees Location: Eagle Rock, California Description: Addition and remodel to a residence. The house was built around three trees. The project includes: grey water recycling, storm water capture, recycled coal fly ash concrete, solar energy, recycled lumber,...

Interior Design — Smart Small-Space Renovation

On http://houseandhome.com/tv, see how Colette Soros of Parliament Interiors transformed a small and tired Vancouver home into an open and airy family space. Learn how the home's rooms were reconfigured to maximize living space in a busy home with three kids and a dog. Watch the next two segments from this episode at http://houseandhome.com/tv/episode/smart-small-space-reno-colourful-family-room, along with hundreds of other segments! ...

Ideas To Create A Stylized Ambience With Contemporary Lighting

Ideas To Create A Stylized Ambience With Contemporary Lighting Believe it or not, even with a swanky, up market home, you will not be able to make much of an impression unless you have the right lighting to create that "stylized" ambience. Of course, choosing the right contemporary lighting is never an easy job. One of the most important aspects of decorating your home, it creates an atmosphere of warmth, comfort, and luxury. Lending itself to creating such a beautiful ambience is...

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