previous
  • Install a Vinyl Privacy Fence
    Install a Vinyl Privacy Fence
  • Ultimate Deck Build 2015
    Ultimate Deck Build 2015
  • 9 Concrete Countertop Ideas
    9 Concrete Countertop Ideas
  • 7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
    7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
  • Read FHB on Your iPad
    Read FHB on Your iPad
  • Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
    Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
  • Energy-Smart Details
    Energy-Smart Details
  • 7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
    7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
  • All about Roofing
    All about Roofing
  • Tips & Techniques for Painting
    Tips & Techniques for Painting
  • Clever daily tip in your inbox
    Clever daily tip in your inbox
  • Design Inspiration
    Design Inspiration
  • Deck Design & Construction
    Deck Design & Construction
  • Magazine Departments
    Magazine Departments
  • Basement Remodeling Tips
    Basement Remodeling Tips
  • 7 Small Bathroom Layouts
    7 Small Bathroom Layouts
  • Master Carpenter Videos
    Master Carpenter Videos
  • Remodeling Articles
    Remodeling Articles
next

Through the Lens

Through the Lens

A Sense of Direction

comments (0) July 11th, 2014 in Blogs
BrianVandenBrink51 Brian Vanden Brink, contributing photographer

Click To Enlarge Photo: © Brian Vanden Brink

 

Here is a beautiful sight that orients everyone who comes down the stairs at this house designed by Eric Chase Architects of Brooksville, Maine. The stair rail is made of mahogany and was built by Dan Bloomer Stairbuilding. The compass rose in the floor was made by Oshkosh Design and consists of a combination of White Oak, Santos Mahogany, African Mahogany and Maple inlays. The overall effect is very pleasing and the combination of woods seems just right. Plus, you always know which direction you're headed!


posted in: Blogs, architecture, staircase, Detail, eric chase architects
Back to List

Comments (0)

Log in or create a free account to post a comment.