Architect's Studio

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Annie Thornton added this to 4 Amazing Backyard Home Offices of Architects and Designers18 August 2020

The 16–by-24-foot studio has a simple open gable plan. Rough-cut pine shiplap, milled just down the road, warms the cathedral ceiling. Douglas fir beams (four-by-eights) break up the ceiling’s expanse. The flooring is engineered hickory. Browne sourced as many of his materials from Maine as possible.He wanted to include a loft in the design – until a friend sent over a photo of a lofted net. Browne took one look and thought, “This is going to be cheaper” – not to mention more fun. Natural light also wouldn’t be affected, since the netting wouldn’t obstruct any of the office’s windows.Using 4-by-8 Douglas fir beams to frame the 8-by-11-foot loft space, Browne secured a construction safety net using I-hooks and an aircraft cable. He says the net has stretched out a little, but he finds it even more loungeworthy now. (One of his sons is shown enjoying the net here.)

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Jen Skramstad added this to Other2 days ago

Whaaaaaat ? maybe for basement ?

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Lauren Draper added this to Boys Room6 days ago

Anyway we could do a net feature like this??

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Robyn Tidrick added this to Office3 October 2021

Use of windows/view in office/bonus room