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Speaking of the water, why not bring some of the blue-green of the surroundings into the home itself? Whether in large swatches, like shutters, or in horizontal bands, like handrails, the colors chosen can create that wonderful connection of a home to its site.
And then there's the sky. A strong vertical element rising through the home to bring added light into the interior is also a great way to get warm interior air out of the house.
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