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Finnish Lakehouse Keeps Things Simple

MNy Arkitekter built House Åkerudden by a lake in the rural community of Tenala.  The result emphasizes “authenticity, simplicity, locality and sustainability,” which dezeen magazine quotes the firm listing as its goals. At a distance, the home is quietly nestled in the surrounding fields.  Moreove…

Open Floor Plans: A Trend for Modern Living

A modern open floor plan. Image source: Webb & Brown-Neaves Shop These Products Now: Wooden Flooring – Counter Stool Turn on any home-design TV show and you’ll repeatedly hear the words “open concept.” Tearing down walls to create…