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  • Of The Windows Of Red House
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    Red House -- one of the most important 19th century English homes and the experimental paintbox of the pioneers of the arts and crafts movement -- opens to the public this week after 140 years in private ownership. Described by painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti as 'more a poem than a house,' the realized utopian vision of Victorian writer, designer and political activist William Morris is a spectacular reflection of the ideals of a man who insisted that homes should contain nothing that isn't beaut...
  • Design Of The House
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    Falling Water Falling Water's plans all came about when the architect, Frank Lloyd Wright was born, Jun 8, 1867. Frank was born in Richland Center, Wisconsin. Wright designed Fallingwater in 1935. At his death in 1959, he had built more than 400 buildings. Wright's most famous house was designed and built for the Pittsburgh Kaufman family, for a weekend retreat. The natural wonder Fallingwater is recognized as architect Frank Lloyd Wright's most acclaimed and famous works. In 1991, a poll of mem...
  • Generations Live Under One Roof
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    Multigenerational Households A multi generational household is defined as more than two generations of the same family living under one roof. Multigenerational households are common in other parts of the world. They are still uncommon in most areas of the United States, but lately they have been growing in popularity. Throughout the country, multi generational households represent just a fraction of the population. According to the 2000 census, four percent of all U.S. households have three or m...
  • Home In Their New Place
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    More Than Just A Place It takes some people a long time to get there and others no time at all. It is a place where a person should feel relaxed and comfortable, in harmony with their environment. It is a place of refuge and its doors should always be open. It can be where you go to after a long day of work or what you land on to win the game for your team. The Merriam Webster Dictionary defines it as "one's place of residence, the social unit formed by a family living together, or a goal to be ...
  • Home In The Village In The Middle
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    Somewhere to call home The Middle of Somewhere stresses the important facts of racism and equal rights among human beings. This interesting and compelling story is about an African family who fought the government for what they believed was right. In the times of segregation, the white people pushed around the blacks. It was the few blacks that chose to stand up for themselves and fight back for what they believed in. "The middle of somewhere". If spoken aloud, it makes you think. This must be a...
  • Impressive Bungalow Style Homes
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    Bungalows In the 20's the most common style house design was the Bungalow, it is ideal for the average Australian house because it has a basic style, instead of the usual complicated designs of the federation period. The bungalows brought simplicity to the average suburban home, no longer were the walls painted elaborate colours, they were stained, and plaster surfaces were painted white or pale colours Many people think of a bungalow style house as a little cottage- like home built for the aver...
  • Expectations Of Privacy In A Motor Home
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    California vs. Carney involves a Drug Enforcement Agency Agent, Robert Williams, who was observing respondent, Charles Carney, as he approached a youth in downtown San Diego. Having received previous information that that particular motor home was being used to exchange sex for marijuana, Williams accompanied by other agents kept the motor home under surveillance (Kamisar, La Fave, Israel, King, p 260, 2002). During the time that the agent had Carney under surveillance, he saw Carney bring the y...
  • Average Prices Of Homes
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    Why the housing bubble hasn't burst? The article I found is from the CNN website's money section. The author of this article is Chris Isidore, a CNN / Money senior writer. The main purpose of this article was to make known the possibility of deterioration of the housing market. The past five years has been swarmed with low mortgage rates, but even with a recession and September 11 the market has seemed to flourish. The market is being questioned after new homes sales declined in November along w...
  • Smart House System In An Existing Home
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    Smart House Some people think that it is difficult to find a relationship between home and computer. Usually people think that computer just using in a company and office. It is a misleading concept as we have a SMART HOUSE. The complete SMARTHOUSE System has been available since early 1993. In a SMART HOUSE, people build a relationship between computer and home. The SMART HOUSE is a home management system that allows home owners to easily manage their daily lives by providing for a lifestyle th...
  • Smell Of Your Home
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    What do you think of when you hear the word home? I think of comfort, love, and of coarse the sweet smell of warm apple pie. The first thing that you notice when visiting someone's home for the first time is the smell. If the first thing you smell when you walk into someone's home fore the first time is a dirty wet dog, the chances are you won't want to revisit that house. That's why the smell of your home is so important, not only for the people who visit but also for the people who live there....
  • Kays House
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    Left Behind Our existence is but a bre if crack of light between two eternities of darkness -Vladimir Nabokov, 1947. Three years ago, my family and I moved to Erie, Michigan. Our old one story home was scooted up to a ranch style house built in the late 1960's. Kay Luis lived there. She was an older woman, around the age of fifty, who welcomed anyone into her heart. About three months ago, Kay died of leukemia. She left behind her house on Cambridge street in Trenton, Michigan. My grandparents, ...
  • Affordable Housing For Low Income Families
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    Affordable Housing For those of us with warm roofs over our heads and groceries on the table the problem of affordable housing does not often surface. But for low-income families, where half the income can disappear simply trying to keep the family sheltered in an acceptable home, the problem is a daily one. President of the BRIDGE Housing Corporation Donald Terner and columnist Brad Terner argue that affordable housing is a problem that should involve everyone. From your local supermarket clerk...
  • Hay House Of Stu
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    Where should I begin I guess that I will start with the construction of my house. Winter was coming soon, so my two brothers and I decided to make houses for shelter from the cold. I, being the smart one of the group, decided to make my house out of trusty brick and mortar. I knew that this winter would be a snow filled because of El Ni o and only something as strong as brick would keep me warm and safe. We started construction of our houses. It was only then that I found that my brothers, being...
  • Thesis Proposal Bahay Kubo Architecture
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    INTRODUCTION The way we live tells us who we are, so our homes are dead giveaways. We Filipinos are known around the world for our unconditional caring for our elders. This thesis, "REINVENTING EARLY FILIPINO TRADITIONAL HOUSES INTO A CONTEMPORARY FILIPINO RESIDENCE", is a tribute to our forefathers to somehow show them that their heritage is still alive and as well appreciated. And what better way to show them appreciation than to relive their work in the past and incorporate it in the future. ...
  • X Southern Home Developers
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    Southern Home Developers 1. List the company's strengths and weaknesses: Southern Home Developers is a small manufactured home producer located in rural Arkansas. The list below outlines the primary strengths and weaknesses: Strengths: "X Southern Home Developers has a competitive advantage of providing a low price and short turn around for new home consumers. "X The owner, Bill Thompson, has several years of experience in the modular / mobile home industry and in new business start-ups. "X Sout...
  • Australian Film The Castle
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    The importance of home, family and place and belonging is evident in both The Castle and Radiance, the screenplay. Both films suggest that a house is not something that can be accounted for materialistically, but something that contains irreplaceable memories of family events. While the films differ in numerous ways, they are similar in their emphasis on themes relating to a sense of belonging. Inevitably, people's memories are constantly influenced by their house. The Australian film The Castle...
  • Temporary Housing The Family
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    Whether the child's homeless condition is one where they are on the streets or in temporary or deficient housing, the effect of this homeless state causes many different degrees of retardation on the child's development. The effects of homelessness begin when the child's family first begins to struggle with the payments on the family home. This could be a result of being unable to pay mortgage repayments, causing mortgage arrears and house repossessions; or unable to keep up with the rent paymen...
  • Your Web Page On Our Computer
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    Porch Lights Online 8 Reasons to Advertise Your Home on the Internet 1. Constantly available information-If you have a Web page listing, people can access information about your house at their convenience. You don't have to worry about whether potential buyers will see an ad in the paper or happen to drive by your house. 2. Flexibility-A Web page is much more flexible than other forms of advertising. You can include floor plans, a listing sheet, or a map to your home. You can even provide indoor...
  • Particular Barn House
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    Architecture In 1975 Focused Mainly On Environmentally Architecture In 1975 Focused Mainly On Environmentally Friendly Homes Home! Home! Sweet, sweet home! There's no place like home, the quote written by Payne shows how dear a home is to a person. Whereas a house is referred to as a place of dwelling, a home is more than that. A home is what a person makes of it; a home is given life by the dweller, making the home part of him or her. A home is more than just shelter or a place to eat and relax...
  • Esperanza Leaves Her Home On Mango Street
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    The Home on Identity Street "Home is where the heart is. ' In The House on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros develops this famous statement to depict what a "home' really represents. What is a home? Is it a house with four walls and a roof, the neighborhood of kids while growing up, or a unique Cleaver household where everything is perfect and no problems arise? According to Cisneros, we all have our own home with which we identify; however, we cannot always go back to the environment we once consid...

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