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Floating Home on England’s River Thames, Surrounded by Landscaped Gardens

Situated on the shores of England’s River Thames, close to the Hampton Court Palace, this floating home completed by MAA Architects sits on a beautiful one-acre property. Landscaped gardens, a rare freehold mooring (125 ft river frontage), a garage and summerhouse are just some of the features of this contemporary boathouse. Show More Summary

15 Small Backyard Ideas To Create a Charming Hideaway

Most homeowners know that buying a property often comes along with certain amount of compromise. For some, this means making peace with a cozy yard rather than sprawling grounds. We’ve compiled 15 small backyard ideas to help turn that compromise into a favorite feature. Show More Summary

Modern Cottage Revealing Permanent Contact With Nature

A simple house design is more relevant to our fast-paced world than one too complex too enjoy. This can be proven by many residences, one of which is this modern cottage that can be seen in Sagaponack, a village in the town of Southampton...Show More Summary

Kitchen Ideas – The Ultimate Design Resource Guide

Kitchens are one of the most commonly renovated spaces in a home–and also one of the most expensive–so it’s important to consider all your options before tackling a project of any size. Whether you’re just sketching designs for yourShow More Summary

Unexpectedly Playful and Open Modern Home in Belgium 

Spreading over 302 square meters and hidden behind a casual-looking facade, this amazingly modern home in Belgium, was re-organized and enlarged to support the necessities of modern life. Having been rebuilt several times, this home initially designed by architect Arthur Degeyter was returned to a modern state of its original state. Show More Summary

A Clear Case of “Form Embraces Function”: Laiki Lefkothea Residence in Cyprus

The Laiki Lefkothea project is a contemporary residence with original design twists, developed by Tsikkinis Architecture Studio in Limassol, Cyprus. With a bold facade, the new house stands out in a countryside neighborhood, perfectly suited for family living. Show More Summary

10 Classic Misconceptions of Interior Designers

There is a falsehood (or should we say many falsehoods) among the general population as to what an interior designer actually does, or why we should hire them. Some think interior design is all about playing with fabrics and furnishings, making everything pretty and perfect. Show More Summary

Transparent Residence Beautifully Surrounded by Gardens: Woollahra House in Sydney

The Woollahra House by Tzannes Associates is located in a compact urban site in Sydney, Australia. Surrounded by gardens on all sides, the residence is a creative merger of open and enclosed spaces, always in close connection to theShow More Summary

Contemporary “Living-Garden House” in Poland Unveiling Surprising Design Features

KWK Promes completed the design of the Living-Garden House, a contemporary residence in Katowice, Poland. One of the main requirments of the brief was a high level of privacy, which is why “the ground floor was set parallel to the road...Show More Summary

An Abundance of Textures Defining The Inspiring Bletchley Loft in Australia

The Rural Building Company completed the design and development of The Bletchley Loft, a modern two-story family residence located in Perth, Australia. According to the architects, the construction implied “a striking elevation that casts a unique angular perspective, no matter which way you look at it. Show More Summary

30 Quick and Easy Bathroom Decorating Ideas

If you’re tired of walking into your dated bathroom and dream of a change, we’ve got bathroom decorating ideas for you that are inexpensive and simple to do. The most important upgrade you can make in your bathroom involves lighting....Show More Summary

Greek Island House Design Framing Beautiful Sea Views: Notre Ntam’ Home

Located between the olive groves on the Greek island of Kos, the Notre Ntam’ Home by Z-Level seeks to create a connection with the local surroundings. Its design is said to be inspired not by the traditional residential architecture on Lesvos, but from early industrial buildings that were present on the site before. Show More Summary

Dream Holiday Retreat Overlooking the Jungle in Costa Rica: The Floating House

With views above the canopy, the Floating House by Architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe is a dream holiday retreat in the jungle of Costa Rica. According to the architects, the unconventional building is made up of three pods, connected by bridges and walkways. Show More Summary

Cool, Sleek Bathroom Remodeling Ideas You Need Now

The hottest tech products like the Apple Watch or iPhone 6, the Tesla S sportscar or a Bang and Olufsen BeoVision TV all have something in common: the latest in innovative, modern design. Take the features that make them sexy, like minimalist...Show More Summary

Why There May Be Toxins In Your Home

Toxins are a tricky subject. Many people discuss them without knowing exactly what they are or what they do. Unfortunately, some of the things that we fill our homes with are full of toxic chemicals. Over time, exposure to those things can unknowingly contribute to making you and your loved ones sick. Show More Summary

Exceptional Faucet Designs From The World of 3D Printing

You haven’t seen faucet design until you’ve seen these modern 3D printed faucets from DVX by American Standard. The shockingly beautiful 3D printed faucets are “the first ready-for-market working faucets to be printed in metal.” Proudly displaying unique designs, these amazing 3D printed faucets reinvent the way we use water. Show More Summary

20 Teen Bedroom Ideas That Are Fun and Cool

If you’re searching for teen bedroom ideas, think about what your teen loves and see their bedroom through their perspective. A teenager has a different view of a bedroom than an adult — beyond a place to sleep, it’s where a teen escapes from the world of demands and rules. Show More Summary

Sliding Wall Maximizing Space in New York Micro-Home: The Five to One Apartment

Five to One Apartment by MKCA is a project that takes micro-housing to a new, highly creative level. With a total surface of 36 square feet, this small home in Gramercy Park, Manhattan, New York City is an example of modern-day functionality. Show More Summary

Complex Sunflower House Framing Spectacular Views of the Mediterranean

The original geometry exhibited by The Sunflower house allows its inhabitants to contemplate framing views of the Mediterranean from every room.  Located in El Port de la Selva, Girona, Spain, the residence designed by Cadaval & Solà-Morales...Show More Summary

Old Police Station Converted Into Industrial-Style Brewery in Argentina

Guillermo Cacciavillani.Bar Makers completed the development of Captain Central Brewery (CCC), an original bar design in the bohemian neighborhood of Güemes in Córdoba, Argentina. The architects transformed an old police station into a an engaging meeting space where beer lovers can unite and share recipes. Show More Summary

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