21 Jan '12, 7pm

The Ultimate Modern Desert House via @jetsongreen

We also have a house right near RImrock. I love the ramada roof idea, but have a few concerns regarding the ( undeniably beautiful) garage door entryway. We were told to leave all doors closed, always, to discourage rats, snakes and birds ( all of which we have had as “guests”, despite our best efforts at keeping the doors closed. ) How do you leave a giant garage door open and not offer entry to rodents , birds,scorpions, insects and bats, not to mention the dreaded “Mojave Green” snake? We also have a property in Joshua Tree that has a decaying roof. Because the places where the roof is crumbling offer entry points to desert birds, which are plentiful in the area, the house has become like the aviary at the zoo, complete with MUCHO guano and the accompanying stench. The birds draw predators ( snakes, coyotes, bobcats, etc). I would be wary of anything ( like the space be...

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