Raymond Garza

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Historic “shamrock” home asks $815K in Asheville

The turn-of-the-century home won an award for its restoration efforts<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Asheville, North Carolina<p><b>Price:</b> …

North Carolina

MT House / Telles Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is situated in an area with beautiful vegetation to the rear in an environmental …

Corridor House / SAA arquitectura + territorio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site is laid out along the shore of Lake Rupanco, on a southern facing slope, within a forest of …

An Award-Winning Midcentury Residence in Los Angeles County Asks $3.9M

Set in the foothills of La Canada Flintridge, California, this 5,000-square-foot home composed of glass, steel, redwood, and stone was renovated for modern functionality while remaining sensitive to the surrounding landscape.<p>The home renovation, led by Osborn Architects and Jamie Bush + CO, is an …

Granite Is No Longer the Most Popular Kitchen Surface and This Material Is

Granite has been the counter surface of choice in many high-end homes since its heyday in the 1990s. But the material is not the most low-maintenance …

sergey makhno embeds corten steel house deep within ukranian forest

<b>what better way to escape the hectic city life than to trek up to ukrainian design studio sergey makhno architects‘ corten steel house, secluded deep</b> …

This modular tiny house is controlled via smart TV

The Beijing home is a modern take on the traditional Chinese hutong<p>Over the last few years, we’ve reported on the many ways traditional Chinese hutong courtyard housing has been reimagined: From giant bubbles courtesy of MAD Architects to prefab interventions, the remixes keep on coming.<p>Now, a …

Architecture

Shipping container house takes jumping the shark to new heights

<b>Steel boxes make the perfect house for the Joshua Tree desert environment.</b><p>Yup, when it’s a hundred and ten degrees in the California desert, there is …

Prairie House

Буча, Киевская область, Украина<p>A project designed by 33bY Architecture -«The Prairie house» style of F.L.Wright. The hardest part of the task set before us was to "catch" the style and proportions of the great architect F.L Wright.<p>One of the fundamental principles of Wright's architecture is …

Eight architects and designers imagine the kitchens of the future

<b>Dezeen promotion:</b> an elevated vegetable garden, a brass frame with sliding shelves and a wooden cube that folds open feature in these proposals for …

Helen Street / mw|works architecture + design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The clients were living on a rural property east of Seattle but found themselves drawn back to the …

Circular brutalist home in Belgium can be yours for $767K

Concrete and circular: What more could you want?<p>A unique circular brutalist home has come on the market in Herentals in Antwerp, Belgium, and it packs as much force as a roundhouse kick.<p>According to WowHaus, the concrete home was designed in the 1970s by Jackie Cuylen. It is formed by circles, a …

Kirigami Art of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Best Architectural Works

Artist Marc Hagan-Guirey pays hommage to one of the greatest American architects, Frank Lloyd Wright. The British artist is specialized in <i>kirigami</i>, …

The 1 Reason Everyone Wants Quartz Counters Right Now

Marble has long been the counter material of choice in highfalutin kitchens and bathrooms. And while it looks beautiful — how dreamy is a sea of creamy white marble to look at? — it's a huge pain in the derrière to deal with. Any type of citrus will erode it, red wine will stain it, heat can leave …

Kitchens

Pursuing Perfection: 8 Glass Boxes With Beautiful Detailing

Sometimes, thinking outside the box requires looking right through it. Grounding architecture, pure forms and geometry structure ideas on space, sequence and light. Architects and designers use shapes like triangles and squares as building blocks to larger concepts. As one of the most fundamental …

It's a mod, mod world: See some of our favorite Midcentury Modernism photos

It's a mod, mod world.<p>Led by visionary architects such as Walter Gropius, John Lautner, Richard Neutra, and Le Corbusier, the groundbreaking designs that defined the Modernist movement (1930s-1960s), are characterized by sleekly styled minimalism and a notable absence of ornamentation.<p>Homes built …

An illustrated guide to Frank Lloyd Wright

Get to know the architect’s signature buildings<p>Believer in suburban utopia. Father of organic architecture. Doghouse designer. Cape-wearing dandy. Purported target of grave-robbing. Bootlegging apprentice. Speed demon. Homewrecker. Survivor. Attention-hungry celebrity. Mystery guest. Teacher. …

Architecture

Nordic Noir: 7 Scandinavian Homes Enveloped in Black

Scandinavian architecture finds beauty in simple, functional spaces. Through clean lines, angular structures and minimalist principles, well-executed Scandinavian homes employ acute design to make daily life increasingly comfortable and uncomplicated. Enveloped in black — a deliberate shade both …

Northern Lights

Wrap House

London, England, United Kingdom<p>A contemporary homes rises on a narrow lot just south of London.<p>Where once there was a timeworn 1950s bungalow in the Metropolitan Green Belt south of London, there now stands a dynamic house whose two volumes are joined by a glass atrium. The project was designed by …

Bathroom of the Week: Steel-Frame Shower Doors in a Fanciful London Project

For a minimalist-minded family in West London, interior designer Jason Maclean of Studio Maclean performed an all-over reductionist remodel. Using a …

Single Level Family Home With A Large Backyard

Architects get to make other people’s ideas become reality and to give others their dream homes. Inevitably, they get to always add new ideas to …

A contemporary home that didn't skimp on the luxury

The Lantern House is something of an anomaly, in that it has injected a sleepy suburban area with some seriously contemporary style and design, but …

Food & Dining

Tiny house with private ‘bedroom’ offers minimalist chic

Bright and clean<p>Built by Canadian company Minimaliste Houses, this sleek tiny house on wheels in Québec is perfect for, well, minimalists. Named “Sakura” and first seen on Tiny House Swoon, the design is on the larger side of tiny homes and comes with a rooftop terrace.<p>Inside, everything is …

Minimalism

Cozy Family Home Artistically Blends Modern And Traditional

Every family has its own idea of how a perfect home should be like. For a family from Switzerland, the perfect home was designed by wohgelmuth & …

Interior Design

How to Choose the Best Bathroom Sink for Your Space

Decorator Thom Filicia talks the pros and cons of the most popular styles<p>A bathroom sink is so much more than a functional necessity. It’s a serious design statement, with the power to define the look and feel of your space. Whether you’re searching for something spare and sculptural or sleek and …

Interior Design

Get Ready for Apartment Envy

It’s hard to look at this flat and not be jealous of the people who get to call it home! Titled “33 Kinds of Joys of Life”, it’s the latest work from …

7 ‘apartment-in-a-box’ designs for tiny spaces

Small living, made easy<p>As micro apartments become ever more prevalent in cities around the world, architects and designers seem to have grasped firmly onto one idea: the “all-in-one” furniture solution that combines multiple functions into one module. The premise is simple. By tucking in everything …

Living Rooms

AIA Honor Awards 2017 recognize excellence in architecture, interior, and regional&urban design

<b>The American Institute of Architects (</b><b>AIA</b><b>) has selected the 2017 recipients of the Institute Honor Awards, the profession’s highest recognition of</b> …

You’ll Never Order Pizza Again After Trying This Recipe

It’s easy to make—and ten times more delicious<p>Some pizza chains cover up bland crust with sugary sauce, crummy cheese, and cheap meats. This pie is based on a recipe from Pasquale Cozzolino, head chef at Ribalta in New York City. It uses fresh ingredients—and you can inhale half of it for a mere …

Food