The client asked us a simple question, “How can I get my guests to use the front door?” Though the question was simple, the solution was perplexing.
A simple but commanding threshold marker was the solution. A double-cantilevered concrete shape was placed to salute guests as they walk by on their way between the existing house and a new patio wall.
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Year Completed: 2008
Square Footage: 140 sq ft (project area)
Photographer: Bill Timmerman
Contractor: Kern Builders