03 december 2010

Practioners house








De Plantage - renovation

De Plantage - complex overview
Minor maintenance renovation for 106 privately owned apartments - individual options for window alterations, new colour scheme, façade upgrade. 


Study for opening windows for cleaning from the inside

Windows are coloured according to the masonry or anthracite if they have panels. The entrances are made red.  

New corner block B and A
The 'erker' is anthracite

Block B and A, previous state. All windows are still white, entrances have pink and orange. Privately owned looks like social housing.


Block A, overview of the north façade.
Block A, old state.

 Window overview

02 december 2010

Halletje Plantagekade

 
A shared hall by two apartments refurbished with bamboo floor, ceiling height doors, new color scheme and as piece de la resistance, a new ceiling light with LED.






Light frame build by: Quirijn Calis, Camion ontwerp

Kortvoort renovatie - oplevering 1e fase

In september was de oplevering van de eerste fase van het groot onderhoudsplan van Kortvoort. Van dit complex, dat 484 woningen telt, zijn alle schuiframen vervangen voor grote draai-kiepramen, zijn de entrees kompleet vernieuwd, de balkons hebben nieuwe matglazen schermen gekregen, het trespa is vervangen voor gekleurd glas. Dat is wat van buiten zichtbaar is, van binnen zijn alle keukens en badkamers vernieuwd, met een paar keuzemogelijkheden voor de bewoners.

In September the first phase of the renovation of Kortvoort has ended. This complex counts 484 apartments and has all the sliding windows replaced, balconies have new screens, trespa panels have been replaced by colorbel. For the apartments the dwellers could choose how the kitchens and bathrooms had to be replaced.



 
New entrance
black granite-like concrete portal

New balcony screens

Facade overview
First level balcony screens have been replaced by masonry


New entrance
Granite-like concrete



 
old & new

The renovation started at this corner and still has to end on the left side. Below are some pictures of the old state of the complex.

the former entrance




The new entrance (rendering)
 
Overview of a section of the complex facade
(2 out of 36 entrances)

07 mei 2010

09 april 2010

House extension in Amsterdam

 In one one of the most wanted neighbourhoods in Amterdam, this small family house needed to be extended. The orignal roof will be extended over the new building, a staircase will divide the old and the new. The split level extension wil have a half sunken basement.




Schematic studies