these wood slats are utilitarian in the way they are connected to the substrate — countersunk screws — but note the care in angling the top of the projecting pieces, so water sheds off the wood. contemporary exterior by Fougeron Architecture FAIA
Shelving built into the staircase in the kitchen. Photo by Andrew Meredith, via Dwell. In Falmouth, southwest England, interior designer and avid furniture collector Kathryn Tyler built her home around the vintage pieces shed amassed over a decade.