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Sustainable House With Raw Stone Exterior

Fri, Oct 8, 2010 | Sustainable house designs

Camel Quarry House is built on the footprint of the burnt out ruin of the original house. The site features great views of natural landscape and blends with it very well thanks to the exterior done in raw stones combined with several wood inserts. Its form is simple – a rugged face reflecting the quarry and estuary and a smoother façade facing the more...Continue Reading...

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Sustainable House with Large Expanses Of Glass – Flyway View House by Jon Anderson

Sat, Sep 11, 2010 | Sustainable house designs

The Flyway View House is designed by Jon Anderson Architecture and located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The design’s concept was to maximize views of the bird habitat and to take advantage of solar exposure and passive ventilation. Simple sustainable materials and the thoughtful use of glass blends the indoor and outdoor living spaces. Overhangs...Continue Reading...

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Sustainable Wooden Home with Glazed Wall That Highlight The Parking Lot

Casa Schierle is a relatively small wooden house designed by Matthias Benz and is located in a beautiful village near Munich, Germany. It’s designed with sustainability in mind and serves very well for contemporary lifestyles of its owners. The exterior color palette is quite dark what makes it different from surrounding houses and make it noticeable...Continue Reading...

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Pure and Clean Modern Dream House Designed With Sustainable Principles

Thu, Sep 2, 2010 | Dream home designs

This house is located in Dionyssos in the prefecture of Attica, Greece. It’s a great example of pure, clean, and modern residential architecture designed by architect Nikos Koukourakis and his associates. There isn’t anything unnecessary in its flat surfaces and color theme. The house is very well connected with a flat garden with big openings...Continue Reading...

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Sustainable Clad House Blended with Surroundings – Hidden House by Standard

Sat, Aug 14, 2010 | Sustainable house designs

Hidden House by Standard Architecture is located on a serene 7-acre site in the Mount Washington area of Los Angeles. It’s a great example of open to outdoors house. It features two courtyards. The living space opens up to one of them, while the second one looks out over the city. The 3500 square feet home is made of sustainable materials including...Continue Reading...

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Sustainable House Design on an Artificial Island – Blue House by FARO Architecten

Tue, Jul 20, 2010 | Sustainable house designs

The Blue House is designed by Dutch architect Pieter Weijnen of FARO Architecten. It’s located on Steigereiland, one of seven artificial islands dredged from Amsterdam’s lJ Lake in IJburg. Its color reminds deep-blue waters that surround it and that’s how it gets its name. The house designed with sustainable use of energy in mind. The...Continue Reading...

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Modern And Glamour Sustainable Home Design – Verdant Avenue House by Robert Mills

Thu, Jul 15, 2010 | Modern home designs

The Verdant Avenue House by Robert Mills Architects is a home that showcases a modern aesthetic, form, function and details alongside the nature. Besides, the home is sustainable without losing in glamour, luxury and pleasure of living there. An 80 year old pin oak tree serves as the focal point for the ground floor living and first floor bedroom areas. A...Continue Reading...

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Sustainable City Home With Spacious Interior That Is Filled With Natural Light

Tue, Jun 29, 2010 | Block house designs

This private house on a former industrial area in the centre of Leiden, Netherlands, is designed by Pasel.Kuenzel. Its design solves two main needs of city homes: light and space. The house is divided into two parts, easily recognisable due to the differences in the materials used on the facades. The first, larger, part is contains bedrooms and a living...Continue Reading...

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Vernacular Dry Stone House at The Pyrenees

Wed, Jun 16, 2010 | Home design

House at The Pyrenees is designed by Eduardo Cadaval and Clara Solà-Morales in a small village nested in the Pyrenees, Canejan, Catalonia, Spain. The vernacular dry stone house is a comfortable residence that have two units on a single envelope. It features amazing views over the valley, while an identical window located on the top of the roof, enables to...Continue Reading...

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Futuristic Home Made Of Corian and Designed by Karim Rashid

Mon, May 10, 2010 | Modern home designs

DuPont™ Corian® solid surface is one of the most versatile materials in the global marketplace today. There is a lot of furniture done from it nowadays and its amount continues to grow. During Milan Design Week 2010 a project called ‘Smart-ologic Corian® Living’ was presented. It’s done by canadian designer Karim Rashid and happened to...Continue Reading...

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