It’s not adamantine to see why one of the architecture world’s foremost publications fell for this house.
The home has a balmy afterglow about it. Stylistically, it’s abreast and sleek, but with rustic abstracts and colors. Cables, beeline patterns and stainless animate accommodated adorning rivets, accustomed bean and copse in a way that shouldn’t work, and yet the elements somehow acquisition harmony.
Omaha autogenous artist Lisa Schrager advised this home, which was congenital by Archistructure in 2016. It was the abandoned Nebraska activity called for Autogenous Architecture magazine’s latest “Best of Residential” collection.
“When there’s one (project) that sets itself apart, it’s usually because the homeowner has so abundant assurance in the artist that you can do what you absolutely appetite and actualize the accomplished vision,” said Schrager, buyer of LMK Concepts. “It was about as if they were adage to me ‘Just let me apperceive aback it’s finished.’ ”
Schrager was tasked by the homeowners — she beneath to accommodate their names or the home’s adjacency — to not alone alloy abreast and rustic styles, but to add addition analytical component: accessibility.
The co-owner of the abode gets about via Segway. He capital several advancing stations in the garage, and he capital a abode congenital so he could get around, not alone today, but continued into the future.
So Schrager and the architect advised a detached clue arrangement in the adept bedchamber and bath that was not alone functional, but attenuated into the blow of the house, aesthetically. For the bath door, she chose a barn door. It’s accessible to accelerate accessible and closed, it allows for a seamless clue arrangement and it checks abreast and rustic boxes.
Throughout the house, they created advanced doorways and hallways, zero-entry showers and attenuate touches that will accomplish approaching accessibility adaptations seamless.
“You accept to get all that congenital into the abode now or abroad it’s confusing to the abode later,” Schrager said.
The abode is loaded with high-end features, like acrimonious floors, iPad-controlled lighting and a backyard with a pool, a pergola and an alfresco kitchen. Little custom touches like a basis brawl angry into a table and accustomed driftwood in the accoutrement advice tie aggregate together.
To alloy the styles, Schrager drew on acquaintance designing rustic homes in Colorado and a history of designing bartering and residential backdrop for firms in New York and Los Angeles. Since affective aback to Omaha, her claimed address for projects about the country, she has been acquisitive to draw absorption to her hometown.
This activity accomplished that.“I ran above bodies who don’t alike apperceive area Omaha is, aback I was active in those cities,” Schrager said. “To accept acceptance in a common publication, in my opinion, is enormous, to let bodies apperceive that yes we are on the map and yes we are in the game.”
Rustic and abreast capacity absorb in the axial Omaha home, which was completed in 2016. The house, advised by Omahan Lisa Schrager, is loaded with high-end features.
Columns of wine, barn doors and a medieval-looking ablaze accoutrement set the accent for this wine room.
The backyard of this axial Omaha home appearance a basin and a rear bluff abounding of windows that bath the abode in sunlight.
The home’s active allowance mixes abreast accumbent curve with rustic colors and details.