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Nature-Inspired Eye-Deceiving Wall Murals to Make Your Home Look Bigger

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As wall murals are becoming increasingly popular in today’s interior design, these nature-inspired designs from PIXERS  captured our undivided attention. Large-scale photographs are mostly valued for their aesthetic qualities and versatility. Murals fit into any interior and transform walls into awe-inspiring pieces of art. Moreover, thanks to the reusable and removable materials like PIXERStick, they […]

Contemporary Architecture At Its Best: Cree Cultural Institute in Canada

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Rubin & Rotman Architects completed Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute in the northern Canadian village of Oujé-Bougoumou, paying tribute to local architecture. The building’s concept turns to the Cree people’s traditional longhouse, the shaptuan, and to the particular context of the region. In this village, built in 1992 and unique in many respects, the main buildings […]

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Staging Your Home For Resale

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Though it may not be realistic, every homebuyer dreams of purchasing a property that looks like it belongs in the pages of Better Homes and Gardens. While you don’t necessarily need a state-of-the-art kitchen or fully remodeled master bathroom that looks like you hired an interior designer in order to find the perfect buyer, looks do […]

Exquisite Arizona Desert Mountain Retreat With Comforting Views

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The breathtaking panoramic views from this Desert Mountain property in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA inspired the owners and architect Tor Barstad to take full advantage of indoor-outdoor living. A rustic mix of stone and organic materials seamlessly blend inside and out, inspiring a welcoming feel.  Mirrored by the infinity edge pool, the impressive desert mountain retreat comes […]

Old Workers Cottage in Australia Transformed Into Modern Family Home

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Hamersley Road Residence is the result of converting an early 1900′s Australian workers cottage into a contemporary and practical family home. Despite being untouched for over 90 years, the existing building was rescued and rejuvenated by the creative team at Studio 53. The most striking element regarding this house design is a yellow ‘box’-shaped volume, […]

Impressive Swing Offering a Spectacle of Music and Light in Colorado [Video]

Reminiscing about childhood brought an interesting project to our attention. During the Green Box Arts Festival in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, Canadian design collective Daily Tous Les Jours created this impressive swing installation which consists of a series of illuminated seats that create music as participants of the festival decide to try them out. According […]

Perforated House Adapting Its Modern Look to Art Nouveau Design Features

Result of a fruitful collaboration between Piotr Kluj and Paweł Litwinowicz , the original looking Perforated House draws much attention upon itself in the city of Poznan, Poland. A contemporary approach led to a completely simplified shape, as the architects turned the building into a simple cube with no balconies and oriels whatsoever. A long […]

How To Create Modern Victorian Interiors

Owning a character-laden Victorian home sounds dreamy until you move in and discover that the ancient antiquity runs throughout the home — including the wiring, roofing and windows. That’s fine, you can just remodel, right? Well, sometimes it’s not all that simple. Remodeling a Victorian home is not only costly and time consuming, but before […]

Cosmopolitan Shanghai Apartment Delivering a Fresh State of Mind

Coping with the pollution and busy life of Shanghai, China, architecture studio Taranta Creations developed a fresh apartment design. This modern residential project is located in the center of Shanghai in a famous well-known Street, called “Huaihai road”. The main concept was to create a bright and modern urban retreat, a place to help the […]

Spacious Single-Family Home in Slovenia Built on a Compact 33 Square Meter Footprint

Rising north-west of Ljubljana, in Škofja Loka, this single family house exemplifies creativity under pressure. Three stories high, the modern single-family house showcases a smart floor-plan spreading over a compact 33 square meters footprint on a sloped site and reaching up to find more space. Imagined by 3biro Architects for a young family with small children, the cozy home […]

Residential Project in Paris Introducing Distinctive Zinc “Boxes” as Living Spaces

Pietri Architectes shared photos and information about a daring residential project located in the mixed development zone (ZAC) stretching from the banks of the Seine in Issy-les-Moulineaux to the Jacques Henri Lartigue tramway station, in Paris. The operation is part of the Val de Seine master-plan which aims to reclaim wasteland in this former industrial […]

Elegant Timber Concession Stand Promoting Healthy Raw Vegan Meals

What is your relationship with the new raw vegan food wave? In today’s post we would like to present an elegant concession stand built by L. McComber Architecture for Crudessence, a raw vegan restaurant chain in Canada. Covering an area of ​​only 200 square feet, the concession stand includes a freezer, a standing refrigerator, a […]

10 Rustic Kitchen Designs That Embody Country Life

You’re standing in your cozy rustic kitchen admiring the warm glow that only aged wood cabinets and a natural fireplace can emit, and the smell of pine trees surrounds your senses. You drop into your favorite plaid-covered chair, resting your stocking feet close to the open flame of the wood-burning stove — just close enough […]

Modern Extension Reshaping a Confusing Home Layout in Winchester, UK

Located in the outskirts of Winchester, United Kingdom, Kilham House was once a common looking building with a confusing layout. AR Design Studio came up with the idea for a modern extension that gives the crib (now entitled “The Runners House“) a distinctive look and feel: “A grand, double-height entrance guides you into the building, immediately […]

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