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Light and Natural MaterialsI added a special eyeball fixture to illuminate the wall behind the toilet. The wall and floor are both sealed travertine for easy, low maintenance cleaning. The little drywall in the bathroom, including the ceiling were primed and painted with and industrial interior oil paint with natural iron oxide pigments to inhibit the formation of mold and endure repeated washings.Sep 24, 2011
Safety First!Tom is welding the final cross beam in place. Sep 24, 2011
Steel FabricationThe pergola was constructed in steel, coated with a rust inhibitor, then wrapped in decorative lumber.Sep 24, 2011
Skylight over the Dinner TableSkylights and a sense of levity to every room and can be installed with electric motors to open and close windows and shades that come in many styles. Unfortunately, skylights have a bad reputation for leaking -but this is due to poor installation practices that are easily avoided by using a little care and reading the installation manual!Sep 24, 2011
Susie and Bill Married 25 Years!Susie and Bill, their kids, and their dogs, and cat, were such a pleasure to work with. We worked closely together, and for weeks, arriving at the perfect design to match their needs and the house aesthetic.Sep 23, 2011
Happy CustomerJack in his new kitchen.Sep 22, 2011
Falling TreesDuring the design process, I was curious whether the imposing tree would eventually land on the pergola. The pergola was designed to sustain the weight of plant life, a two foot layer of ice, and a few individuals with ice picks -fortunately, the impact load of the tree was never tested. Sep 22, 2011
Light and ShadowThe interplay of light and shadow animate the spirit. The pergola has a surprising repertoire of patterns that depend on the season, the weather, and the time of day.Sep 22, 2011
During ConstructionMethods of construction are deliberate and intended to maximize the safety of all individuals on the site, and the longevity of the structure.Sep 22, 2011
Engineeering CalculationsStructron Engineering in Rockville are my favorite engineers; we worked closely on this project.Sep 22, 2011
Preliminary CalculationsMy background and interest in structural engineering allows me to test ideas before finalizing designs at the engineers' office; this saves everyone time and money.Sep 22, 2011
Glass Shower DoorsSquare and modern fixtures and cabinets give the bathroom a cutting edge look that complements the shape and function of the shower doors.Sep 22, 2011
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