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The Sifters Top 10 Homes of 2010 If you’re a regular reader of the Sifter you’re familiar with my real estate fascination. I love posting all types of homes. From the unique and interesting to the grand and opulent. Below you will find a collection of the Sifter’s Top 10 Homes from 2010. Click any picture or link to be taken to the original post, enjoy!
Portable Whangapoua Beach Hut
Outdoor style | Miss Design
A Low Impact Woodland Home
The Cabin This treeroom’s location was based on the idea of creating a platform high up on a sharp hillside overlooking the Lule River valley. You can reach the hut from here via a horizontal bridge among the trees. At the front of the bridge is a large wooden deck. The bridge is a long and interesting structure among the trees. Treehotel
The Glass House :: Jodlowa House in Krakow& The Jodlowa House was designed by London-based architects firm PCKO in collaboration with MOFO Architects. This modern residence is located in Krakow, Poland. The fully glazed steel frame structure, suspended above the site, makes the most of the outstanding location and at the same time preserves the existing natural environment. The design incorporates a covered swimming pool, two main bedrooms, 140sqm of living area and a 5 storey viewing tower.
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Kuhl Design + Build Meet Our Staff Dan Murphy COO, Production Director, Whip Cracker Tinkering has always been in my blood, whether it was watching my grandfather put his dock together with metal coat hangers, watching my mother repair the dishwasher or having to figure out how to put a radiator in my first truck. Whether repairing the fishing camp in Alaska, the stables in Colorado or my own home, I learned a successful outcome was achieved with creativity and maximizing all of your resources.
"The rope bridge is connected to the top of the jail cell, built to accommodate evil doers, thieves and little sisters." Designer Steve Kuhl fulfills every boy's fantasy with this insanely cool pirate ship bedroom. The six-year-old occupant from Minnesota chose between a space ship, race car, castle, and pirate ship. Most of us would probably agree, he made an excellent decision. The main feature of the room is the incredible floating pirate ship. Ultimate Pirate Ship Bedroom (14 pics) - My Modern Metropolis
You know what they say, “less is more”, and these simple (yet awesome) gadgets are the perfect examples. While the “Slide to Unlock” doormat and superhero bookends don’t feature the latest in technology, they most certainly are eye candy as well as conversation pieces. Continue reading to see twenty five more. 25. Mini Doughnut Factory 25 Simple Gadgets and Accessories - FizX Entertainment
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Scientists Develop Affordable Solar Panels That Work In The Dark It's about damn time, don't you think? Scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory announced Wednesday that they have been able to confirm a new high-efficiency solar cell design that utilizes nearly the entire solar spectrum. Translation: They figured out a way to make solar panels generate electricity in the dark.
Geothermal Installation by the Numbers in Pennsylvania | Geothermal Genius A lot of friends and neighbors ask why we switched to geothermal; here is the answer to that question by the numbers. All numbers used are verified averages, they are not estimates. In August of 2009 we installed a 5 ton geothermal heating and cooling system to replace our propane furnace and central air conditioner. The chart to the left shows the system cost.