Sunday, November 22, 2009

Outdoor spaces

These are some of my favorite outdoor spaces that we have designed over the past twenty years. The fireplace to the left was designed for our first clients in Beaufort in 1989. We couldn't imagine the popularity that outdoor fireplaces would become. The cable porch railings are great because they don't block your view to the water. Large screened porches can allow you to open your house almost year round in our temperate climate.

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Door Hardware

The selection of your door hardware is extremely important. It is the first item you and your guest touch when you enter your house. It should feel solid and project the level of quality that will be found throughout your house. I like contemporary door hardware and these are some of my favorites. The two top levers are by my favorite hardware company FSB The left lever was designed by Max Burchartz in the 30's and the right lever was designed by Jasper Morrison. The bottom level is by Valli and Valli