Posts Tagged ‘modern home design’

Sensational Space in San Francisco: Modern renovation has wonderful views of the ocean and the mountains

Sensational Space in San Francisco: Modern renovation has wonderful views of the ocean and the mountains

18 April, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern single-storey house is located in a beautiful spot overlooking San Francisco, California, USA and has spectacular views of the ocean and the mountains in the distance. The house has a total area of 300 square meters and has recently had a complete renovation, implemented by Californian company Swatt | Miers Architects. Read more


Hidden Treasures: Modern home is tucked up and hidden behind the surrounding vegetation

Hidden Treasures: Modern home is tucked up and hidden behind the surrounding vegetation

3 March, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

At the top of a steep road, this seemingly small house is larger than it appears. With the majority of the house tucked behind the surrounding vegetation, the house appears small, when in actual fact it is actually fairly large in size. The house was re-constructed from an 1930′s house in the heart of San Francisco and has been completely transformed from a run down and worn out building to a inviting and stylish home by John Maniscalco Architecture. Read more


Advanced Modernism: Contemporary home has more than just style and structural design

Advanced Modernism: Contemporary home has more than just style and structural design

6 July, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This a plot of about 330 square meters, this modern home is proof that good things come in small packages. The exterior is very modern in appearance with some industrial overtones evident in many places. The white and gloss black finishes makes the whole exterior look contemporary and stylish and creates a very interesting home. The interior of the house portrays modern style in all its glory, with mirror-gloss black finish, beautiful Italian tile and hardwood floors and this only names a few of the impressive details in this house. Read more


Architectural Masterpiece: Modern house located in Sweden is a colossal example of minimalism

Architectural Masterpiece: Modern house located in Sweden is a colossal example of minimalism

21 June, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern architectural masterpiece located in Switzerland was developed by Gus Wüstemann Architects and is the perfect combination of modernism, industrialism and geometric design. The house is situated on several levels and has an industrial looking concrete exterior, complete with large black frameless windows. Along the perimeter of the house there are balconies with glass railings, which offer beautiful views of Lake Zurich. Read more


Strikingly Steep: Striking house is located on the gradient of a steep hill in California

Strikingly Steep: Striking house is located on the gradient of a steep hill in California

14 March, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

On the side of a steep mountain is one of the last places you would expect to find a home construction. Yet, Californian firm Jones Partners Architecture have defied gravity by building a one-storey house in Los Angeles, California, USA on a very treacherous looking hillside. Surrounded by vegetation and a steep view, this modern house has a black exterior that blends nicely into the house’s backdrop. Read more


Mesmerising Motion Of The Ocean: Sleek house situated next to the sea has fantastic views

Mesmerising Motion Of The Ocean: Sleek house situated next to the sea has fantastic views

2 March, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Standing tall and brilliantly attractive, this three-storey delight is the work of architect Dan Brunn. This large building is located right on the edge of the beach in Venice, California, USA and has a wonderful top floor balcony to gaze at the mesmerising motions of the ocean. The front of this house is literally made from glass panels which gives the house a very modern and contemporary look and feel. Read more


Terrace of Tranquility: Beautifully styled house with tranquil terrace

Terrace of Tranquility: Beautifully styled house with tranquil terrace

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

Based in Chicago, this modern house has stunning landscaping and a beautiful terrace with lush greenery. The patio space has a large amount of seating to allow for social events and outdoor parties. Inside, the house has a mixture of white walls and white floors that are accented with interesting and unusual pieces of furniture. The living room has high ceilings and a slight oriental style in the form of a screen and orchid display in corner of the room. Read more


Eco-Friendly Vancouver Home

Eco-Friendly Vancouver Home

6 February, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This home is classy, good for the environment and extremely busy. The front yard is home to trees, bushes and various plants, positioned to highlight the front entrance exceptionally. On each one of the home’s balconies, there are even more plants. The rooftop retreat developed by Natural Balance Home Builders features glass rails, a stone encapsulated fireplace and plenty of room for seating. Read more


Incredible Contemporary Portland Home Design

Incredible Contemporary Portland Home Design

4 February, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This home’s stone façade, wood framed windows and beautifully landscaped yard has a warm and inviting presence. On the third story there is a balcony that has been built to resemble a observatory. Naturally elegant, Giulietti Schouten Architects developed this fresh, unique and modern house in Portland, Oregon. Blue and white blown glass light fixtures hang from the ceiling in the kitchen. The cabinets and island are completely made of wood, and the sink is a combination of porcelain and stainless steel. Read more


Woodland Glass and Wood Modern Home

Woodland Glass and Wood Modern Home

4 February, 2014  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

Found deep in the woods, this home comes designed by Grosfeld van der Velde Architecten. Each room is spacious and features vaulted ceilings. A series of metal columns help create a contrast between the exterior organic elements and modern accents. Dark wood planks line the exterior walls and glass windows reveal the complex and sophisticated interior architectural layout. Rich, red colored pebbles have been used to create an interesting landscaping design. Read more