Walter Herdes

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A Dramatic Tree House by Budget-Conscious DIY Builders

In a remote second-growth forest in Sullivan County, New York, is an off-the-grid tree house that was constructed with the help of the trees around it.<p>Sited on a steep, sloping hill surrounded by trees, the 360-square-foot project was designed to accommodate a limited $20,000 construction …

Treehouses

The Shed

Serving as a counterpoint to the Curved House, the Shed is located on a repurposed Cul-de-sac adjacent to the residence.<p>#theshed #springfield #theshed #springfield #interior #prefab #whiteoak #polygal #hufft<p>Photo by Mike Sinclair<p>Photo by Mike Sinclair<p>#theshed #springfield #interior #storage …

Prefab Homes

Kate Darby and David Connor preserve rotting structure in conversion of 18th-century cottage

David Connor Design and Kate Darby Architects have transformed a tumbledown cottage in England's West Midlands into a home and studio, enveloping the …

Steel Frame

IKEA’s Ingenious Recipe Posters That You Have To Cook To Make Effortless Meals

<b>Swedish homeware giant</b> IKEA is known not only for the creativity of its products, but also for its marketing. IKEA Canada recently worked with ad …

Leo Burnett

Laser Cut a Slot-Together Octopus Lamp

I love octopuses and often try to work them into my first projects with any new tool. Recently, I acquired a laser cutter and was able to materialize an idea that I’ve had for a long time; a simple modular lamp that was shaped like an octopus.<p>To make one of your own, you’ll need the following …

How to: Make a Vintage-Inspired Shipping Crate... Perfect for a Bottle of Whiskey

Ask any one who appreciates a fine sipping experience, and they'll confirm: a bottle of spirits makes for a great gift. But, it's a bit of a strange …

Whiskey

Spiral Stool is a sturdy flat-pack stool made from 100% recyclable cardboard

Cardboard might not seem like a sturdy material to build furniture with, let alone an attractive option, but Taipei-based MisoSoupDesign’s Spiral …

Birdhouses and Bird Baths from OPOSSUM design

Now that Spring has sprung and the weather is warming up, you can’t beat spending time outside and there’s nothing better than to watch the birds. …

Birds

Build This Beautiful Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

The As-Of Table

Last week I wrote about how the Above() function can be used for calculating rolling averages and other accumulations. There is however also an …

Databases

Three Times The Action: Build Your Own Triple Compost Bin

<i>Image courtesy of Instructables</i><p>What’s a triple compost bin, and why should you need one? <b>Good question.</b><p>Most people don’t even have ONE compost bin. …

Gardening

Birdhouses that are Cooler than Your Own House

Posted by<p>Architecture Home Furnishings Main<p>View Photo Gallery<p>here<p>I never thought I’d feel this way, but man, I want to live in one of these …

Palm Springs

A House in Salento

In Salento, near Salve by the sea, exists an ideal archetypal dimension and dwelling designed by Massimo Iosa Ghini. Known simply as House in …

Articles about tiny backyard studio seattle filled midcentury finds on Dwell.com - Dwell

A petite outbuilding is exactly what a couple needed for their Seattle property.<p>In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>An inspiring renovation gives new life to a San Francisco family's old, unused garage.<p>Nestled …

Architecture

Season's Greetings

This QlikView script may be the most important one that you ever see (or not, mostly not).<br>Follow these steps.<br>1. Create a new QlikView application and …

Learn Qlikview

I am excited about our first Qlik Dev Group event of 2018 for a good reason — the role of a QlikView developer has morphed into somewhat challenging …

Big Data

Two Tips To Improve Your Qlik Life

These two little tips are not going to help you solve any major issues in your applications, or even directly improve the end application. They will …

General File Loading Technique

Here’s a technique I first used several years ago when I started a project where we had several dozen data files, all of them containing different …

How to trend Current Sales vs Prev Sales, using...

Hi,<p>I appreciate your effort but I tried to apply, I'm still getting the same output as mine... The requirement is to have like this output (see …

Why You Should Ditch Your QlikView Calendar Script

Everyone has their way of creating a QlikView calendar script. Here, however, I argue you should ditch that script and do something different.<p>The …

Geometric Laser-Cut Wood Relief Sculptures by Gabriel Schama | Colossal

<p>Working with precisely cut 1/8″ pieces of laser-cut mahogany plywood, Oakland-based artist Gabriel Schama creates densely layered wood relief …

Art

Margherita is a beautiful lamp made from recycled pizza sauce cans

Did you know an estimated 15,000 pizza sauce cans are thrown away every day in Turin, Italy? Although that’s good news for pizza lovers, the growing …

10 Modern Houses Inspired by Barns

The Stealth Barn was designed and built by Carl Turner Architects as a guest house or studio on an already established property. The structure is …

Kansas City

Design Tree's beautiful pendant lights pair recycled felt and FSC wood with bright pops of color. #ICFF http://t.co/MQhfFigIxP

Do Not Disturb by Officina41 design studio

Reminiscent of those handy “Do Not Disturb” signs we covet when we stay in hotel rooms, this wall hanger set, designed by Officina41 design studio, …

Furniture

A Milk Carton Inspired Birdhouse by Jam Furniture

Yes, we’re partial to all things milk carton related but we’re pretty sure everyone’s going to love this milk carton inspired Birdhouse by Jam …

Furniture