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Eric Reinholdt, Architect added this to Archi-Speak: 8 Design Habits of a Successful Architect28 March 2016

6. Repeat, repeat, repeat. Repetition is a good thing in architecture. Common thematic elements repeated again and again help to reinforce our previous habit of establishing order. Windows, doors, columns, beams, materials … these are all part of the natural order of buildings.Repetition doesn’t equate to boring; rather it unifies a design. Repeating patterns, materials, grids and proportions are the underpinnings of order. The cardinal rule of repetition is that it takes a minimum of three of anything to see the benefits. If two is good, three is better. Repetition not only makes sense from an economical standpoint, but it provides a reference point and background against which to highlight the things that we think are really important, laying the groundwork for our next habit.

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Ponderous added this to Iasmine/Ted Front Entrance11 March 2020

corten steel posts, clean lines, house number

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suncarter added this to Courtyard and front25 February 2020

these are corten steel gates/fence on Scott's Houzz

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Susan Jones added this to house general27 November 2019

corten entrance with timber pergola

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Caitlyn Shelnutt added this to Repetition 1&212 November 2019

the roof and walkway is repetition

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