Modern Open-Plan Renovation For A Usual Boxy Home

A glass-walled addition designed by architect Níall Hedderman unifies kitchen, dining, and living at a compact 1930s home. The home’s spacious rear garden offered ample room for an extension. A sheltered deck allows the residents to enjoy the outdoors even when the weather’s inclement. A glass wall, provided by Mitchell Glass, grants an immediate and... 
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Eco-Friendly And Efficient Prefab Assembled In One Day

Only 29 hours were required to install this “off-the-shelf” Seattle prefab home that packs a plethora of energy efficient features. The project features passive design strategies to maximize natural daylighting and temperature control. The home incorporates ductless mini-split heating/cooling units—one in every room—that use inverter-driven compressors to provide exact control 100% of the time. Perhaps... 
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Modern And Stylish Forest Sanctuary Near Lake Tahoe

There’s a lot of outdoor space, which helps tie this family home near Lake Tahoe, its design was all about fitting it into the environment. The entrance introduces the home’s main materials: steel, glass, wood, and concrete. The central vision was threefold: interiors that would bring the family joy, support their daily activities, and provide... 
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Playful House Renovation Resembling An Entire Village

A playful renovation in Melbourne creates a series of gabled structures that really resemble an entire village! Sections of steel-framed double glazing separate and accentuate each “house” while letting in glimpses of sky. The décor is modern, lively and very cozy; the owners furnished the living room with a mixture of new and old pieces,... 
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Closse Residence: Stylish 1960s Home Renovation

Within a suburban Montreal neighborhood, this bright Closse Residence was built by the owner’s father in the 1960s and its heirloom features were respectfully dressed in modern skin by NatureHumaine architects. The exterior of the house was restored and repainted and the windows were replaced. A contemporary dormer was added to the roof of the... 
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Eye-Catching Inside And Outside: Mount Pleasant House

Roundabout Studio have designed a home in Toronto, Canada, that has a focus on music and entertainment. Facing the street, the perforated window screens are all small sections of the larger pattern, offering an abstract, fragmented glimpse of the feature inside. The main spaces are organized around an interior courtyard and a series of large-scale... 
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Vivacious Dutch Home With Family-Friendly Decor

This Dutch family home can boast of vivacious, simple and family-friendly design. White color makes the home look more spacious, and warm light wood accents make it look rustic and inviting. Ultra-resistant and long lasting polished concrete floors and some great built-in solutions made a low-maintenance home perfect for a family with kids. The functional... 
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