excavation Tag

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324 Residence 2

The last post covered some of the variance process, now we can get into the project a little more. Below is the same rendering. The biggest change to the exterior of the house is this addition that is made up of two garage bays with storage and the expansion of an existing bedroom above. We felt it was important to break the mass of the garage down from the street side. Not only does this make it more pedestrian scaled but...

Belvedere Update 1

We took an office trip out to check on the progress at the Beveldere site. You can tell even now that the views are going to be spectacular from both the upper and lower patio. There is more excavation to come yet but the form of the house is slowly rising from the ground. To the right is the entrance to the lower garage, the curving wall beyond is the lower patio, past that and up the stepped wall is the...

Belvedere Groundbreaking

03 November 2010 Groundbreaking Out By The Lake A residential project at Lake Quivira dubbed "Belvedere" kicked off with an informal groundbreaking ceremony that was quickly followed up with some more serious excavation on this steep forested site. The steep site, which affords some of the most incredible views of the lake, is made up of a series of limestone shelves and will require some extensive and creative excavation. The work is in progress now and going smoothly, check back...