Qualified Remodeler Magazine

JUL 2015

Qualified Remodeler helps independent remodeling firms to survive, become more professional and more profitable by providing must-have business information, namely best business practices, new product information and timely design ideas.

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A MODERN HACIENDA INCORPORATES SUSTAINABILITY Homeowners in the Ventana Canyon in Tucson, Ariz., dreamed of adding a spa/ pool (spool); fre pit; outdoor kitchen; dining, sitting and sunning areas; and a nap bench to their outdoor space. But in a townhouse with shared walls on each side of the yard space and a 6-ft. downward slope beyond the property's retaining wall, space constraints created quite the challenge for Kathryn Prideaux, APLD, Allied ASID, principal of Prideaux Design in Tucson. "Te design process was akin to put- ting the pieces of a 1,000-piece puzzle together on a tiny tray-table," she says. "Te simplicity of the solution comes from the shared use of space: Te walls of the spool also serve to defne the adjoin- ing outdoor rooms. Each space functions independently, but can be enjoyed simul- taneously. One side became the evening conversation space with the fre feature Photos: Balfour Walker PROJECTS: QR Outdoors 28 July 2015 QR QualifiedRemodeler.com | ForResidentialPros.com The Speed You Need Regardless of the job or project, you don't want a construction adhesive to slow you down. You need it to set fast, have excellent strength, and reliably work on a variety of building materials, so you can move on to the next task and not worry about call-backs. Titebond Fast Set delivers the bond you want, with the strength and speed you need. titebond.com/FastSet For more info circle 49

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