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I have been wanting to use zinc metal siding on a project since the dawn of time … maybe even longer. Finally the right modern residential project came along

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Radiant Flooring

Bob Borson —  August 15, 2011 — 33 Comments

I am working on three projects that all have radiant floors. Despite living in Texas, clients are asking for radiant floors … let me tell you that radiant floors are fantastic.

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Have you ever heard of HEXBUG? If you are a parent with a child between the ages of 6 and 15 I can almost guarantee that you have. HEXBUG are small robotic toys that have a bug theme to them – and they are super cool.

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A mosaic tile artisan from Ravenna, Italy, makes a stunning custom feature wall at a modern residence in Dallas.

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I receive some new covers for my butterfly chairs – the classic Knoll Hardoy Butterfly chairs no less – from Circa50.

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Outdoor Showers

Bob Borson —  June 9, 2011 — 12 Comments

Outdoor showers are more than just a way to rinse off after a swim. They are part of the experience of the activity – so shouldn’t some consideration go into how you create that experience?

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The truth is that I secretly long to be an Urban Egg Farmer and own a modern chicken coop. I’ve been hiding my shame for a long time now but I just can’t pretend any longer.

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