Breezeway


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Breezeway

A covered passageway, open to the outdoors; connecting either two parts of a building or two buildings.
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breezeway

A covered passageway, open to the outdoors, connecting two cabins, two parts of a house, or between a house and a garage; sometimes serves as an outdoor sitting area; also called a dogtrot.
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I want to stain or paint the breezeway and don't know how to proceed so that all areas accept a new finish.
At night, the breezeway glows from within, but there are no visible light fixtures; the lighting is set into the ceiling and the floor, where the outlets are also buried.
Breezeway lanes will continue to expand through early 2008 in Canada, the Caribbean, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and destinations served only by Delta Connection.
Filling in the breezeway turned it into an entry and family room linking the two parts of the house.
She was worried that her house, which is about 30 feet away from the heavily damaged breezeway, would catch fire.
replace the breezeway with a sunny twostory structure.
Another distinctive event space at Flatotel is the Galleria, a large, 6,000-SF outdoor breezeway set under a soaring ceiling of skylights and festival lighting.
Just outside the breezeway is a wash area with hot and cold water.
Preliminary drawings produced by MWA Architects show that the larger building is designed to mimic four separate buildings connected by breezeways. The smaller building is designed as two distinct halves.
As the plane skids to a stop on the tarmac of Punta Cana International Airport, the first impression of the Dominican Republic is of openair breezeways and thatched roofs.
All of the target houses so far have been older ranch houses with attached breezeways or garages.
Several years ago, Westminster Management completed extensive renovations at Inverness, enclosing the property's breezeways and hallways, as well as the building's basements and laundry rooms.