House Styles

Satin Nickel Wall Plates

Satin Nickel Wall Plates

October 2, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by kemm87 Nice switch covers These are really nice lightswitch covers. Satin nickel and good quality. I think they are a…

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Greek Revival architectural style

Greek Revival architectural style

September 29, 2016
With details reminiscent of the Parthenon, stately, pillared Greek Revival homes reflect a passion for antiquity. Greek Revival houses usually…

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Googie furniture

Googie furniture

September 25, 2016
Sometimes, a cat bed is more than just a cat bed, and this is absolutely the case for the Googie Bed. While this beautifully handcrafted piece…

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Greek Arches

Greek Arches

September 24, 2016
Length: 325 words (0.9 double-spaced pages) Rating: Red (FREE) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Greek and…

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Style of House with Pictures

Style of House with Pictures

September 13, 2016
When it comes to admiring old houses, I tend to favor rustic, 200-year old post & beam structures. Yet some of my favorite historic houses…

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Ohio State University History

Ohio State University History

September 4, 2016
The Department of History is committed to a tradition of academic excellence. Our large and distinguished faculty provides a notable diversity…

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Home Types

Home Types

August 30, 2016
Categories: First Time Buyer, Homeownership In September 2015 the Washington Post published an article analyzing the most popular home types…

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Where are Romans from?

Where are Romans from?

August 27, 2016
The Romans came to Britain nearly 2 years ago and changed our country. Even today, evidence of the Romans being here, can be seen in the ruins…

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Names of House styles

Names of House styles

August 18, 2016
The house that time forgot: Red brick semi is frozen in the 1920s

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Roman Arch History

Roman Arch History

August 14, 2016
The triumphal arch was a type of Roman architectural monument built all over the empire to commemorate military triumphs and other significant…

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Ohio State School of Architecture

Ohio State School of Architecture

August 9, 2016
Architecture is a practice. By this, we mean in simplest terms that we get better by doing it, like playing a sport or a musical instrument…

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Gothic Revival style House

Gothic Revival style House

August 8, 2016
Remember the Practical Magic-inspired kitchen I showed you last week? I thought you might like to see the rest of this amazing Gothic Revival…

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Home Design Architect

Home Design Architect

July 21, 2016
For members interested in joining the AIA’s Home Design Trends Survey panel, you may enroll by completing the background information form . As…

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Ancient Roman building materials

Ancient Roman building materials

July 17, 2016
Roman concrete (opus caementicium) Roman concrete is material mainly composed of water, chalk, and sand. Roman concrete was a changing recipe…

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Best architectural House

Best architectural House

July 13, 2016
Despite being a far cry from a grand mansion or a stately home, the futuristic single-storey three-bedroom Fayland House near Henley-on-Thames…

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Famous Historical Architects

Famous Historical Architects

June 30, 2016
The most famous architects in history come from all over the world and include some of the best known historical architects as well as the most…

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UVA architectural History

UVA architectural History

June 19, 2016
The master’s degree program equips students with a sound background in architectural history, including its principles and interpretation, during…

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Eighteenth century Architecture

Eighteenth century Architecture

May 30, 2016
Bruce Redford Chair, Department of History of Art & Architecture; Professor, Baroque and Eighteenth-Century Art B.A., Brown University;…

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Designs House plans

Designs House plans

May 23, 2016
Since 1978, our team of professional architects and designers have been constantly working to keep up-to-date with the latest trends in home…

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Georgian House style

Georgian House style

May 9, 2016
Colonial Georgian house plans made their first appearance in America s Atlantic coast colonies around 1700 and flourished in a variety of regional…

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House style Name

House style Name

April 27, 2016
Do get periods: Ms., Messrs., ed., Dr. This includes abbreviations for state names like Conn. or Ind. (More on this under state names below.)…

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Victorian buildings in London

Victorian buildings in London

April 17, 2016
The Midland Grand Hotel London, designed by Victorian architect George Gilbert Scott, circa 1905. Photograph: London Stereoscopic Company/Getty…

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Architects Design home plans

Architects Design home plans

April 8, 2016
For twenty years, Wayne Visbeen AIA, IIDA, and his innovative team of architects has provided numerous services and designs that have benefited…

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Dome Structures

Dome Structures

March 31, 2016
The Monolithic Dome has many different aspects that make it the best choice in construction. Domes are extremely durable and strong. While the…

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