Remodeled Mid-Century Home by Flavin Architects Looks Neat and Fresh
Mar 31, 2014 12:26
A mid-century Lincoln house was renewed by Flavin Architects by adding an array of authentic rural vibes such as spectacular exposed wooden beams and deep overhangs.
The home opens up to the outdoors through floor-to-ceiling windows to allow residents to enjoy the lush landscape even when indoors. “The design rejects the traditional New England house with its enclosing wall and inward posture. The low pitched roofs, open floor plan, and large windows openings connect the house to nature to make the most of it’s rural setting.”
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Homes generally are built to last for a particular length of time following which it needs to be renovated or demolished to make way for a new building. With the possible exception of heritage buildings and large constructions that are designed to last long, most buildings have a life span that hinges on the materials, and the degradation of the structure. If you happen to be in a residence that is old and requires to be demolished or renovated, it would be a good idea to use the services of a good demolition cum building expert to replace the old building with a new one. Read more