20 Exterior Hipped Roofline Design Photos And Ideas

“After touring the factory, we could see that the working conditions looked safe and comfortable and that the building materials would stay dry at all times and go up quickly,” he says. “Traditional construction could have exposed our framing and flooring to the elements for weeks.”
Exterior view looking at upper and lower level bathrooms
The updated rear of the home features a south-facing deck that's sheltered by the upstairs addition and connects to the main floor living spaces.
Preserved and repointed brick along with repaired exterior trim and a fresh coat of paint breathe new life into the historic home. The roof is asphalt shingle.
Flat sections of the roof are topped with photovoltaic panels.
ts asymmetric single-hip roof captures a generous interior space, and a single operable triangular window at its leeward tip creates gentle airflow, supplementing the deliberately designed cross-breezes that negate the need for air conditioning.
The home features a long, slender volume that shields the rest of the residence from the noise and movement on the adjacent street.
The studios from above.
For the artists, the property and studios act as both inspiration and canvas, and anyone fortunate enough to wander the trails throughout the property is treated to natural and artistic delights.
Sited to respect existing site features and topography, the two studios respectfully interact with the subtle tension of the shared space between them shaped by angled walls that frame and celebrate the surrounding countryside.
These two Large Visual Arts Studios are the first structures realized as part of an overall conceptual master plan for the property–slated to include additional studios, a music/recording studio, workshop, residence hall and performing arts venue.
The dark stained cedar exteriors, and galvanized metal roofs, house bright, warm interiors.
Fiedler Marciano chose the location of the studios and the materials palette with both the artists and the surroundings in mind.
Conrad used sprinkler pipe material for the railings on the deck, which is made of ipe from West Wind Hardwood.

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