This year Sunset Magazine selected the Breezehouse by San Francisco-based green prefab company Blu Homes. Nestled hillside in an olive grove in Healdsburg CA, this modular house lives up to its namesake. Bright and spacious, each room shares a primary color pallet of oranges, blues, reds, yellows, and greens. We were thrilled to be able to add some of our tile selections to the mix. Here’s a peak at some of the Walker Zanger highlights.
SUNSET IDEA HOUSE TOURS
Open: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Days: Fridays through Sundays Aug. 3 through Sept. 9
Admission: $17, $15 on Fridays for seniors; children 12 and under are free. Cash or check only. A portion of proceeds will go to the Healdsburg Animal Shelter.
Tickets: Available at the house or online at sunset.com
Parking: Visitors should park at the Sonoma County Park and Ride Lot, 25 Grant Ave., Healdsburg, at the corner of Healdsburg Avenue) in the Grant Avenue Industrial Park. Shuttles will pick up visitors from the lot every hour on the hour (approximately), from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information:
Sunset Magazine: sunset.com/breezehouse
Blu Homes: Bluhomes.com. They are offering a tour of the Mare Island, Vallejo factory from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Aug. 24. For information and to sign up visit bluhomes.com.
Blue. Perhaps the most popular color in the spectrum, it rivals even red for the the gamut of emotions its various shades evoke. From the cheerful optimism of a
clear pale blue sky to the dark sultriness of midnight blue this color speaks to us in a
myriad of hues: robin’s egg blue, steel blue, baby blue, french blue, navy blue…the list is simply endless. It’s no wonder when it came to picking the images for this week post we were hard pressed to choose our favorites. Here are just a few stand outs from our Pinterest board “So Blue…”