Filtered Light


There are many things that your building site can tell us about how to plan your home.  One important factor is how the sunlight moves across the landscape.  The placement of the rooms on the site can add warmth and delight for those living in the home, so I plan homes with the rooms placed on the site so that they will receive sunlight when we anticipate each different room being occupied.  This way the sun follows you around your home.

5 Filtered Light Backsplash

Kitchen backsplash

The next layer to consider when designing with daylight is what do we do with the daylight once it has access to your home.  There are many interesting things we can do with light such as making it move, dissipate, refract into colors, reflect, etc.  A wonderful example of movement is allowing shadows to move on the glass like the backsplash glass shown in the Kitchen Backsplash photo.  The wind moving the leaves outside creates moving light and shadows on the glass.

7 Filtered Light Exercise

Exercise room

In this Exercise Room sunlight is borrowed from the adjacent room creating a beautiful glow on the glass and illuminating the space while still preserving the privacy desired (see Exercise Outside and Exercise Room photos).

8 Filtered Light Patterns

Light patterns

The medium that daylight is filtered through can create wonderful patterns of light in the interior surfaces of your home (see Light Pattern and Refraction photos).

10 Filtered Light Bathing Space

Bathroom photo

Stained glass animated by sunlight can create a beautiful ambiance in rooms (see Bathing Space).

By :
Comments : 214
  1. Joyce Reply

    I love the little besakfart nook. Built in benches mean more storage too![] Reply:June 8th, 2012 at 1:19 pmI didn’t even think of that Amanda! We could definitely take advantage of more storage![]

  2. auto insurance quotes Reply

    I’m quite pleased with the information in this one. TY!

  3. online car insurance Reply

    That’s a mold-breaker. Great thinking!

  4. cialis purchase Reply

    I reckon you are quite dead on with that.

  5. buy fluoxetine Reply

    Home run! Great slugging with that answer!

  6. do my homework Reply

    Well put, sir, well put. I’ll certainly make note of that.

  7. essay help Reply

    This posting knocked my socks off

  8. college essay writing help Reply

    Woot, I will certainly put this to good use!

  9. rental car Reply

    Help, I’ve been informed and I can’t become ignorant.

  10. cheap insurance Reply

    The ability to think like that shows you’re an expert

  11. cheapest car insurance Reply

    I thought I’d have to read a book for a discovery like this!

  12. car insurance quote Reply

    Call me wind because I am absolutely blown away.

  13. generic cialis Reply

    You really found a way to make this whole process easier.

  14. levirta Reply

    Taking the overview, this post is first class

  15. car insurance Reply

    Good points all around. Truly appreciated.

  16. levitra online Reply

    At last! Someone with the insight to solve the problem!

  17. levetra Reply

    At last some rationality in our little debate.

  18. free auto insurance Tennessee Reply

    You make things so clear. Thanks for taking the time!

  19. cheap auto insurance Tennessee Reply

    This is way better than a brick & mortar establishment.

  20. cialis on line Reply

    It’s a relief to find someone who can explain things so well

  21. car insurance Reply

    No complaints on this end, simply a good piece.

  22. insurance auto Reply

    If you’re reading this, you’re all set, pardner!

  23. auto insurance quotes Reply

    Very true! Makes a change to see someone spell it out like that. 🙂

  24. cheap car insurance Reply

    THX that’s a great answer!

  25. levitra cheap Reply

    There’s nothing like the relief of finding what you’re looking for.

  26. buy cialis Reply

    I’m not easily impressed but you’ve done it with that posting.

  27. cialis Reply

    That’s not just the best answer. It’s the bestest answer!

  28. This “free sharing” of information seems too good to be true. Like communism.

  29. I read your posting and was jealous

  30. Please teach the rest of these internet hooligans how to write and research!

  31. Wow! That’s a really neat answer!

  32. Hats off to whoever wrote this up and posted it.

  33. You’ve really impressed me with that answer!

  34. Heck of a job there, it absolutely helps me out.

  35. Four score and seven minutes ago, I read a sweet article. Lol thanks

  36. This insight’s just the way to kick life into this debate.

  37. Whoever edits and publishes these articles really knows what they’re doing.

  38. Haha, shouldn’t you be charging for that kind of knowledge?!

  39. auto insurance quotes Reply

    That’s a shrewd answer to a tricky question

  40. term life insurance AL Reply

    Your post has moved the debate forward. Thanks for sharing!

  41. You’ve hit the ball out the park! Incredible!

  42. Created the greatest articles, you have.

  43. Hey, subtle must be your middle name. Great post!

  44. This article is a home run, pure and simple!

  45. I appreciate you taking to time to contribute That’s very helpful.

  46. I’m really into it, thanks for this great stuff!

  47. I cannot tell a lie, that really helped.

  48. I much prefer informative articles like this to that high brow literature.

  49. Reply

    Hey hey hey, take a gander at what’ you’ve done

  50. What a pleasure to meet someone who thinks so clearly

  51. It’s good to get a fresh way of looking at it.

  52. Shiver me timbers, them’s some great information.

  53. That’s a brilliant answer to an interesting question

  54. Big help, big help. And superlative news of course.

  55. Smithf661 Reply

    cell phone lookup by name I was just searching for this adbeadkbdaeefedc

  56. Smithe419 Reply

    I like this site its a master peace ! Glad I observed this on google. The definition of a beautiful woman is one who loves me. by Sloan Wilson. efabbbggfegecdbd

  57. Smithf726 Reply

    If you are going for best contents like myself, simply go to see this site all abcadfcddaedkeca

  58. You have shed a ray of sunshine into the forum. Thanks!

  59. Finally! This is just what I was looking for.

  60. It’s great to read something that’s both enjoyable and provides pragmatisdc solutions.

  61. Your website has to be the electronic Swiss army knife for this topic.

  62. I was looking everywhere and this popped up like nothing!

  63. At last some rationality in our little debate.

  64. Walking in the presence of giants here. Cool thinking all around!

  65. This shows real expertise. Thanks for the answer.

  66. auto insurance quotes Reply

    That’s a mold-breaker. Great thinking!

  67. What I find so interesting is you could never find this anywhere else.

  68. Right on-this helped me sort things right out.

  69. Reply

    I’m so glad that the internet allows free info like this!

  70. Taking the overview, this post is first class

  71. That’s really thinking of the highest order

  72. Check that off the list of things I was confused about.

  73. viagra Reply

    Of the panoply of website I’ve pored over this has the most veracity.

  74. auto insurance quotes Reply

    Fell out of bed feeling down. This has brightened my day!

  75. viagra Reply

    You really found a way to make this whole process easier.

  76. cialis cheap Reply

    Umm, are you really just giving this info out for nothing?

  77. Thanks for helping me to see things in a different light.

  78. Boy that really helps me the heck out.

  79. I thank you humbly for sharing your wisdom JJWY

  80. I’m impressed by your writing. Are you a professional or just very knowledgeable?

  81. Thanks for being on point and on target!

  82. Keep on writing and chugging away!

  83. Finding this post has solved my problem

  84. Of the panoply of website I’ve pored over this has the most veracity.

  85. Ah yes, nicely put, everyone.

  86. There are no words to describe how bodacious this is.

  87. That’s way the bestest answer so far!

  88. AFAIC that’s the best answer so far!

  89. Furrealz? That’s marvelously good to know.

  90. Hey hey hey, take a gander at what’ you’ve done

  91. A little rationality lifts the quality of the debate here. Thanks for contributing!

  92. Help, I’ve been informed and I can’t become ignorant.

  93. If your articles are always this helpful, “I’ll be back.”

  94. Yup, that’ll do it. You have my appreciation.

  95. That’s a shrewd answer to a tricky question

  96. Reply

    Just cause it’s simple doesn’t mean it’s not super helpful.

  97. I like to party, not look articles up online. You made it happen.

  98. You’ve captured this perfectly. Thanks for taking the time!

  99. That kind of thinking shows you’re an expert

  100. I read your post and wished I was good enough to write it

  101. To think, I was confused a minute ago.

  102. IJWTS wow! Why can’t I think of things like that?

  103. That’s an expert answer to an interesting question

  104. It’s always a pleasure to hear from someone with expertise.

  105. If your articles are always this helpful, “I’ll be back.”

  106. And I thought I was the sensible one. Thanks for setting me straight.

  107. Well macadamia nuts, how about that.

  108. Hey, you’re the goto expert. Thanks for hanging out here.

  109. I didn’t know where to find this info then kaboom it was here.

  110. Knocked my socks off with knowledge!

  111. Hey, that’s powerful. Thanks for the news.

  112. That’s a smart way of looking at the world.

  113. What a joy to find someone else who thinks this way.

  114. At last, someone who knows where to find the beef

  115. IMHO you’ve got the right answer!

  116. This is an article that makes you think “never thought of that!”

  117. Reply

    Great Design, will share it.

  118. Pingback:

  119. mezo Reply

    Hi just wanted to giᴠe y᧐u a quick heads սp аnd let you know ɑ few ⲟf the images aren’t loading properly.
    Ӏ’m not sure wһy ƅut I think its a linking issue. І’ve trieԁ it in two differеnt web browsers
    and Ьoth show the sаmе outcome.

  120. viagra super active india Reply

    Thankfulness tߋ my father whoo told me regarding thiѕ weblog, tһis web site is genuinely

  121. Pingback:

  122. Pingback: live telugu sex video

  123. Pingback: visit the source

  124. Pingback: here is the link

  125. Pingback: source

  126. Pingback: click to find out more

  127. Pingback: page

  128. Pingback: article source

  129. Pingback: go here

  130. Pingback: i'll provide a link

  131. Pingback: continue reading

  132. Pingback: i'll provide a link

  133. Pingback: Best Sex Dating Users 47223

  134. Pingback: 100% Free PORNO Hookup Members 83928

  135. Pingback: FREE Sex Dates List 8156

  136. Pingback: FREE Porn Dates Members 75511

  137. Pingback: FREE XXX Meet Members 46267

  138. Pingback: 100% Free PORNO Meet List 63216

  139. Pingback: 100% Free Porn Hookup Users 29366

  140. Pingback: 100% Free PORNO Dates Members 98421

  141. Pingback: Best Porn Dates Users 99455

  142. Pingback: read

  143. Pingback: view more i82Svu

  144. Pingback: here

  145. Pingback: link to a continuation

  146. Pingback: go here

  147. Pingback: see more cgfcp

  148. Pingback: page

  149. Pingback:

  150. Pingback: click at this page

  151. Pingback: here is the link

  152. Pingback: as reported here

  153. Pingback: i'll provide a link

  154. Pingback: link to details VtTW

  155. Pingback: read article

  156. Pingback: continue reading

  157. Pingback:

  158. Pingback: click at this page wQw0qD

  159. Pingback: taken from here fVi4b

  160. Pingback:

  161. Sonny Reply

    Ι’ve learn ѕeveral good stuff here. Definitelү ρrice bookmarking foг revisiting.
    Ӏ surprise how so mսch attempt yоu sеt to makie аny ѕuch fantastic informative web site.

  162. Pingback: find out more

  163. Pingback:

  164. Pingback: more on the page

  165. Pingback: continue

  166. Pingback: visit the source Aot

  167. Pingback: find out more here tcj

  168. Pingback: more on the page

  169. Pingback:

  170. Pingback: follow this link

  171. Pingback: here is the link

  172. Pingback: taken from here wKiz1f

  173. Pingback: taken from here O2Mw

  174. Pingback: link HviE

  175. Pingback:

  176. Pingback: more on this page Zusp

  177. Globalplus Reply

    I’m amazed, I mᥙѕt saʏ. Seldom do I encounter a blog tһɑt’s both
    equally educative ɑnd engaging, аnd withоut a doubt, yⲟu
    have hit the nail on the head. The issue iѕ somеtһing not
    enough folks are speaking intelligently ɑbout. I am very һappy that І came acrοss thiѕ during my hunt for somеthing relating tto this.

  178. Pingback: read article

  179. Pingback: visit web page

  180. Pingback: more info

  181. Pingback:

  182. Pingback: link to a continuation

  183. Pingback: provided link

  184. Pingback: address

  185. Pingback:

  186. Pingback: read more

  187. Pingback: click

  188. Pingback: continue

  189. Pingback: i'll provide a link

  190. Pingback: continued here

  191. Pingback:

  192. Pingback:

  193. Pingback: read more

  194. Pingback: continue reading

  195. Pingback: read more sRwzaY

  196. Pingback: visit the source

  197. Pingback: provided link vPa

  198. Pingback: a source

  199. Pingback: page address U0XH6F

  200. Pingback:

  201. Pingback:

  202. Pingback: read

  203. Pingback: link z6Z

  204. Pingback:

  205. Pingback: visit the source

  206. Pingback:

  207. Pingback:

  208. Pingback:

  209. Pingback: visit the source

  210. Pingback: i provide a link 5eh1SI

  211. Pingback: follow this post

  212. Pingback: click to see more

  213. Pingback: Coub

  214. Pingback: 2019

Leave a Reply


captcha *