Category Archives: Mountain vernacular

The Mining House – Update

Beringer Middleton – Updated photos! 07/12/2011 Hello everyone! Below are some fantastic photos of the Beringer/Middleton now that is completed. We hope you enjoy. These photos are compliments of Byron Hetzler. (contact: 970-531-3122). To see construction photos, click here. ¬†Exterior … Continue reading

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Low Impact Solar Retreat

We are always excited to connect with a client, but also to learn from them. The patriarch of the family who built this solar mountain retreat grew up in the first rammed-earth home built in Colorado. We learned a lot … Continue reading

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Mining Vernacular Influences Design

Beringer-Middleton House Completed 1/28/2010 The Beringer-Middleton home was inspired by the many old mining structures found throughout the Colorado Mountains. Construction Photos: High Country House and Home Article Contractor: Cabin Creek Carpentry, Ltd.    

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