before: green granite
after: cement tile
West Omaha update:
before: rustic asymmetry, clutter, and a damaged non-functioning wood burning fireplace
after: cleanly symmetry and function with efficient direct vent gas fireplace
West Omaha basement finish: new direct vent gas fireplace with custom hearth and mantel:
architectural detail and old world craftsmanship hidden in a Fremont attic
Pictured is a new black pipe frame with stained oak shelves in Dundee.
Christopher Alexander provides a great resource to the person considering building in his book titled A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction. He considers themes and patterns often overlooked in modern chuck-a-bluck (my granddad’s term) construction.
Check it out at your library or buy a copy.
custom window well covers done last summer
barn-style cedar shed doors custom built and installed in Bellevue