Posts Tagged ‘wood exterior’

Contemporary and Comfortable: Modern home is inviting and very bright and spacious

Contemporary and Comfortable: Modern home is inviting and very bright and spacious

28 May, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This modern two-storey house located in Silicon Valley, in a small town called Palo Alto, California, USA, has recently been developed by Simpson Design Group Architects, who were asked to create a contemporary home with a comfortable atmosphere. The house is situated on a plot among large mature trees that provide a safe and secure backdrop for the house. Read more

Cosy in the Chalet: Gorgeous chalet-like house with modern design has wonderful woodland views

Cosy in the Chalet: Gorgeous chalet-like house with modern design has wonderful woodland views

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

With such stunning surroundings, this house couldn’t be placed in a nicer spot. With backdrops of tall evergreen trees and brilliant woodland areas, you feel at home with nature here. The house was designed by in 2013 by American company Ward-Young Architecture and Planning and has a very chalet-like style about it. Read more

Taste of Modernity :Beautiful apartments give the owners a taste of the modern lifestyle

Taste of Modernity :Beautiful apartments give the owners a taste of the modern lifestyle

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

This amazing development is the result of architects at the Canadian company, Jenny Martin Design and gives several families the opportunity to live in a wonderful contemporary home with a stunning interior. The construction consists of two separate buildings, each with its own unique, yet fairly similar design style. Each building has similar colour palettes and has been built using the same exterior materials, such as wooden slats and metal railings. Read more

Geo-Modernism: Modern home with geometrical design looks both sleek and elegant

Geo-Modernism: Modern home with geometrical design looks both sleek and elegant

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

Following the geometric shapes that are ever so popular in modern design, this house has very angular and straight-cut lines running all the way through its design. The house is situated on the top of a hill, on a plot over looking Healdsburg, California and is sat in the midst of a scattering of mixed woodlands. Read more

Nested within Nature :Woodland home sits beautifully into its surroundings

Nested within Nature :Woodland home sits beautifully into its surroundings

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

Perched on top of a stone foundation, and situated amongst a woodland landscape, this large open plan house is perfectly suited to its surroundings. The open and permeable design of this house is the result of the collaboration of ideas between the client and the architects in order to create an house that is connected to nature as much as it is connected to design and sustainability. Read more

A Contemporary Angle: Modern home with geometric angles has stunning features

A Contemporary Angle: Modern home with geometric angles has stunning features

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

With an unusual angular style, this house looks contemporary and very stylish against the backdrop of verdant greenery and tall trees. The exterior of the house has been created with wooden slatted panels and corrugated metal for additional interest. The shape of the building is both unusual and typical of modern styling and the slanted roof and protruding walls also help to give it a more geometrical look. Read more

Sugar Bowl in the Snow: Modern home looks effortless in the snowy backdrop of the Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl in the Snow: Modern home looks effortless in the snowy backdrop of the Sugar Bowl

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

Sat within a snowy scene in an old village in the Sugar Bowl, this gorgeous, chalet-style home is warm, modern and inviting. This house was created by American company John Maniscalco Architecture and has two-levels, one of which overlooks the stunning scenery from its fully opened balcony. 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

Sustaining Modernism: Beautiful house with modern features has sustainable features

Sustaining Modernism: Beautiful house with modern features has sustainable features

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

With a real emphasis on sustainability, this modern home has been created and developed by Five Dot Design Build, that is located in the vicinity of Seattle, Washington, USA. The house has a rainwater harvesting system, which helps provide water to the toilets and laundry facilities to help save on the cost of water. The exterior of the house has smooth geometric shapes and volumes, to give an overlapped and interesting construction. Read more

Teeter on the Hillside: Small house has bundles of character and visual interest

Teeter on the Hillside: Small house has bundles of character and visual interest

9 February, 2015  |  Exterior, House Interior  |  No Comments

This cute little house, that seems to float over the edge of a hillside is both gorgeous in style and construction and has been well planned and organised. In order to meet the budgetary goals of the client, the American company Balance Associates Architects have developed an effective plan and produced a stunning house using a cost-effective choice of building materials, which has led to a significant reduction of costs. Read more