Design elements of the trellis were derived from elements of the house. This helped create unity between the two structures.
It’s Fibonacci! The tile dimensions are derived from the Golden Ratio: 1.618. The Golden Ratio helps the patio meld with the natural environment which it resides.
We stayed up late watching the stars shift through the night. From this insight, we angled the main living space to facilitate optimum star gazing. Sand was taken from the Holston River to make concrete for the customer counter.
Built from scratch with minimal environmental impact. An engineered grid-system gravel driveway reduced the use of impermeable surfaces. We utilized an engineered foundation drain system to eliminate the need for gutters. This system equally disperses rainwater around the house, reducing erosion.