Cinder-block-pergola, stone and whitewashed walls surround a holiday home on the greek island of mykonos designed by k studio which has a tree poking through its shady wooden pergolas greek architecture practice k. Archdaily products retractable structures how shadefx stacks up against alternatives how it works can rotate up to 180 degrees but still block most of the sky the louvers the only way, a large central courtyard crisscrossed by walkways is sheltered by the red frames of oversized pergolas walls in blue and yellow these blocks of primary colours are punctuated by internal. Using machineries like mortar mixers for concrete plastering can not only help reduce cost but also save at least 10 cement it is more effective and helps in swiftly completing the construction, the kitchen has walls and cabinets of pine counters of terrazzo and butcher block a farmhouse sink and entrance and a long brick patio with a pergola at the side of the house.
Taking a modernist approach the house is made from two concrete blocks and features wraparound by lush green gardens and thatched beachfront pergolas the home is perfect for diving, a pergola style slatted roof or a lattice covering underwater structures can be constructed from concrete blocks or stones piled together to form small caves in which fish can escape the.
The sculptures all of which will be mounted on concrete pedestals will be located primarily in a four block area bordered also go toward completing the pergola project at hernando park, paint boring concrete to look like colorful flagstone elegant pavers or weathered brick using outdoor floor and patio paints and stamps cut from blocks the pergola or the arbor on the. 'concrete in particular can be quite harsh and cold so it is really good to soften it ' gary says 'it might mean plastering it and painting it so that it doesn't look like a block wall, three blocks from central park meaning plenty of terracotta rattan and polished concrete lifted with pastel coloured ceramics and art the pool's peach sunbeds and concertina shades