The Green Lagoon

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January 21, 2009
Originally published in California Dreams
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  At the rear of the house, bleacher-style steps mitigate the steep grade down to 
the water; the boathouse tucks in on the right.
    At the rear of the house, bleacher-style steps mitigate the steep grade down to the water; the boathouse tucks in on the right.
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  Arriving guests can see straight through the house to the lagoon beyond.
    Arriving guests can see straight through the house to the lagoon beyond.
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  Although most radiant-heating systems are gas-powered, these ground-cement floors take the chill off with an electric warming system. Locally harvested cedar ceilings warm up the room and reach out to the matching siding, which was finished with a nontoxic bleaching oil to first speed, then arrest, the natural fading process.
    Although most radiant-heating systems are gas-powered, these ground-cement floors take the chill off with an electric warming system. Locally harvested cedar ceilings warm up the room and reach out to the matching siding, which was finished with a nontoxic bleaching oil to first speed, then arrest, the natural fading process.
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