Preliminary plans for a simple – open air – country home
Single huge, dramatic, operating, steel door
The old way …
Nobody could imagine what their house would look like.
Now we can show it to you
and even take you inside !
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The Ojai Skinny House is a design based on the popular idea of modular housing. Each time I have tried to do a house using modular technology, it hasn’t worked ! Here are some of the reasons:
- Final cost was more expensive than building on site
- Design couldn’t be changed to take advantage of the views
- Too expensive/difficult to deliver to the site
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Ok – what makes us love one style and not another?
- Tradition ?
- Color ?
- Functionality ?
- Form follows function ?
- You grew up with it ?
- You just plain like it ?
This home belongs to my friend Brian – a cabinet maker – business man – father – husband – into radio controlled helicopters – mountain biker – to mention a few hobbies.
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Custom home on Ojai’s East End
Traditional “Wallace Neff” Spanish style home
Green Building – Built with Rastra Block
With the roof, stucco and driveway complete, only the finish landscape is missing!
Stucco Brown Coat
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