Multi-Faceted Marvel: Unsual house has a extraordinary exterior construction

Multi-Faceted Marvel: Unsual house has a extraordinary exterior construction

24 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With a very angular appearance and multi-faceted construction is very unusual, yet extremely attractive. The house is located on a hillside in Denver, Colorado, USA and was designed by Tommy Hein Architects. The exterior of the house has been created with light wooden panels and stone inserts. With its many angled windows, the house has a tremendous variety of views, including one of the stunning hillside and mountains further in the distance. Read more


Elegant Extension: Glorious extension is both beautiful and functional

Elegant Extension: Glorious extension is both beautiful and functional

24 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern two-storey building is in fact a rather quaint and beautiful extention to an exisiting house located in Austin, Texas, USA. The extension was designed and implemented by Webber + Studio Architects and was completed with metal panelled façades in a rather charming black and grey colour combination. The extension has a total area of 90 square meters, but packs a massive punch with its very stunning and spacious interior. Read more


Stacking Structures: Contemporary home has stacked volumes to create an interesting structure

Stacking Structures: Contemporary home has stacked volumes to create an interesting structure

23 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This rather unusual and interestingly shaped house is located in a beautiful area of Reykjavik, Iceland, and was developed by Minarc. The structure of the house consists of stacked volumes to create both the ground and upper floors, and a elongated ground floor that juts out over the buildings foundation. This extension gives the structure and modern look and feel, while the geometric and almost angular shapes of the remainder of the house give it a more industrialised aura. Read more


Planning for Space: Modern house has been reconstructed to give the owners more room and space

Planning for Space: Modern house has been reconstructed to give the owners more room and space

22 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

The owners of this building wanted to reconstruct their house to give it a more attractive appearance from the street and a stronger connection to the beautiful courtyard that sits within the grounds of the house. The architects at Studio S Squared Architecture first renovated the second floor giving it a more inviting and interesting look and then gave the ground floor a more open plan, social environment for the family. Read more


Out with the Old: Modern home has a new design implementation that helps make it more open and spacious

Out with the Old: Modern home has a new design implementation that helps make it more open and spacious

20 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This striking building with clean lines and lots of windows, is in fact a reconstruction of a mid-century built house, which suffered from poor spatial stream of 42 degree bend in the layout and poorly planned kitchen. Due to this the kitchen was completed remodelled and now opens out into the dining and living room to create a wonderfully large and open space. Read more


Design in Disguise: Small garage-like building has a hidden use

Design in Disguise: Small garage-like building has a hidden use

19 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

From the exterior, this building looks like a large garage suitable for four cars, but it in fact has a bit of a hidden secret. The owners of the building wanted to create a place for their guests to stay, so approached the creative team at Crisp Architects. The architects then designed this guest house, disguised as a garage, complete with a kitchen, dining area, bedroom and lounge area. Read more


Complimented with Class: Stunning and palatial house has bags of character and sophistication

Complimented with Class: Stunning and palatial house has bags of character and sophistication

18 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This classically styled two-storey house is located in one of the most exclusive and beautiful estates in Greenville and oozes sophistication and class. The extraordinary grounds and gardens compliment the equally elegant exterior and interior of the house, and the large trees frame the structure quite wonderfully. Inside, you a greeted by a very rich and indulgent interior, filled with luscious wooden floors, light and neutral coloured walls and very exquisite furniture and textiles. Read more


Curved with Charisma: Unusually shaped house has stunning views of the ocean and classically opulent styling

Curved with Charisma: Unusually shaped house has stunning views of the ocean and classically opulent styling

17 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This rather regal and proud looking house stands tall over the ocean and looks out to the horizon and the lapping waves from the shore. With its curved structure, nearly every part of the house can catch a glimpse of the sunrise from the floor-to-ceiling windows or catch the wonderful sunset from the balcony at the very front of the house. The house was developed by Morgante Wilson architects and has a classical styling that looks both sophisticated and elegant in appearance. Read more


In from the Cold: Traditionally styled home is warm and inviting

In from the Cold: Traditionally styled home is warm and inviting

16 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

With a snowy and cold looking backdrop, this rather stunning house looks warm and very inviting from the exterior, thanks to its large open windows and golden lights. This newly designed house is both modern and traditional in style, with a high pointed roof and natural stone facades. The large amount of classically styled windows allow in a tremendous amount of light and also give the residents a fantastic view of the surrounding landscape and mountainsides. Read more


Curvy in the Cold: Magnificent house in the snow looks modern and inviting and offers wonderful views

Curvy in the Cold: Magnificent house in the snow looks modern and inviting and offers wonderful views

15 December, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Nestled rather perfectly on the edge of a snowy slope, this modern house, designed by Barrett Studio Architects, looks both modern and simplistic with its curved roof and and geometric structure. The mountain captures the sunlight beautifully during the day and gives the owners a full day of warming sunshine, whilst filling the interior with a bright a open atmosphere. In winter, the low sun fills the space with natural light and provides passive solar heating options which are integrated into the curved metal roof. Read more