REICH FAUCHET DESIGN

PROJECTS

Deeply rooted in the tradition of craftsmanship and technical excellence each project is undertaken with a rigorous eye for detail, placement and materials.

 

We are committed to the creation of quality architecture and interiors through a process of constant evolution.

 

Every project is a unique response to our client’s desires, budget and site, bringing together dynamic building and material experimentation with traditional methods of craft.

 

 

 

Featured Project

 

Modern Home inspired by Bauhaus Designs of the early 20th century

 

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MAIN FEATURES:

 

Highly energy efficient building, designed to LEED Gold standard

 

  • 6.5" Structural Insulated Panel exterior walls
  • R24 Wall insulation
  • R38 Roof insulation
  • Reflective single-ply membrane roof
  • High efficiency variable speed HVAC system
  • Minimal windows on south side,
  • West windows shielded by large overhangs and balconies
  • Tankless water heater

 

 

Structural features

  • 3 - 4 bedrooms, office, studio(or 4th bedroom with bath) and library, 2.5 - 3.5 bath
  • 12' and 13' ceilings down, 10' upstairs, 26' high stairwell
  • Concrete slab with various floor levels (raised kitchen /dining, lowered living)
  • Slate ledge stone columns in front and back
  • Inverted butterfly roof in center section

 

 

Design Features

 

  • Optimum use of urban infill lot, proving ample back yard space with pool, 4000 sqft of living space, over 1000 sqft of outdoor living space with  summer kitchen
  • Focus on view of existing mature trees
  • Large balconies accessible from 4 of the 5 room upstairs
  • Extensive use of Bamboo cabinets
  • Concrete Kitchen counter and bar
  • Concrete powder room vanity
  • Cedar clad roof overhangs and patio ceilings
  • Cedar trellises and railings on balconies
  • forged iron entry door
  • Insulated 2-3 car garage
  • Spiral exterior stair case from master balcony to pool area
  • Slate ledge stone columns in front and back