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These prefab dome homes can be installed just about anywhere

Modern and airy!<p>Modular, prefab, and futuristic-looking, these cute tiny homes could entice just about anyone to say “Dome, sweet dome.” The Slovenian-designed abodes from Smartdome can be plopped on just about any plot of land. The base features adjustable steel legs, which can accommodate uneven …

Stunning green-roofed villa blends into Greek hill

Villa Ypsilon comprises a total floorspace of 150 sq m (1,614 sq ft) spread over an entrance, master bedroom, two additional bedrooms, kitchen, …

Living Rooms

Optimizing AngularJS Single-Page Applications for Googlebot Crawlers

It’s almost certain that you’ve encountered AngularJS on the web somewhere, even if you weren’t aware of it at the time. Here’s a list of just a few …

SEO

This concrete home cost only $109K to build

It’s located in a coastal town in Portugal<p>Is it possible to build a house for €80,000 (that’s approximately $87,000)? That was the million-dollar question a Portuguese family had for local architect José Carlos Nunes de Oliveira of NoArq. The answer turned out to be <i>not quite</i>, so the family upped …

Maria & José House / Sergio Sampaio Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The lot has 3.200m2, with 60 meters of front, with a difference of 8.00 m from one side to the other. …

Solar Panels

“House of Yards” Is a Breathtaking Modern Oasis in Western Austria

Marte.Marte Architects have designed a breathtaking contemporary oasis overlooking the Rhine Valley in western Austria.<p>While two of the home’s …

Sunken Gardens And Backyards Blend Privacy And Closeness To Nature

Building a sunken seating area or fire pit is a neat trick that architects sometimes use when they want to create an unobstructed view of the garden …

Landscaping

The ‘Zen Treehouse’ in Coconut Grove for $3M

A $500K reduction<p>The “Zen Treehouse” in Coconut Grove and its second-floor pool with a waterfall was repriced recently and is now asking $2.999 million (down from $3.5 million in September).<p>The newly constructed tropical modern home is a brief walk to David T. Kennedy Park, offering 4,359 square …

Breezy Family Home With Wonderful Views From Its Infinity Edge Pool

A house with a pool is not exactly an extraordinary thing. But if the house were to have an infinity edge pool things definitely change. The whole …

A House That Embraces Summer And All Its Perks

This lovely house is placed in an area where there’s no pattern to define all the residences, a mixed-scale region where the average height of the …

Architecture

Parquet Patterned Pool and Spa / Claesson Koivisto Rune

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A spa with two pools has been completed adjacent to a 1796 mansion in south Sweden.<p>The spa has one …

Architecture

Thao Dien Residence in Vietnam by MM ++ Architects

Thao Dien residence, a private villa with a vertical garden designed by Vietnamese studio MM ++ Architects.Completed in 2014, the team of studio MM …

Skywood House / Nick Baker Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In 2013 Nick Baker Architects were commissioned to design a new 5 bedroom residence at Cobblers Hill, in …

A beautiful family home (Bauhaus style)

Pushing the idea that architects and designers should be able to work in harmony with the industrialists, the Bauhaus school championed the fusion of …

Shapeshifting Tent House blurs the line between indoor and outdoor spaces

Spark Architect’s Tent House is a seasonal shapeshifter. Situated close to Australia’s famed Sunshine Coast, the house’s location in a rainforest …

Extraordinary House on the Portugal Coast

The articulation of two overlapping forms causes visual relations between full and void, between light and darkness. This is where QL house project …

Flying House / IROJE KHM Architects

<b>Landing of An Airship that Load Nature</b><p>The owner of this house is a young pilot and his family for his future home space, the house landed lightly on …

Young carpenter builds cost-effective timber cabin for his first home

When a young carpenter with a modest budget wanted to build his first home, he turned to Atelier l’Abri for help with the design. The Montreal-based …

Marbel's House / MYCC Oficina de Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A sports-loving couple gets in touch with us with the idea of becoming a house in a quiet urbanization …

Kitchen of the Week: A Culinary Space in Copenhagen by Garde Hvalsøe

We’ve featured the work of Copenhagen-based Garde Hvalsøe before (they’re the fabricators behind Noma star chef René Redzepi’s kitchen and the …

The end of air-conditioning? T3 Architecture Asia turns to bioclimatic architecture - CNN Style

Written by Kate Springer, CNN<p>Spend five minutes in humid Ho Chi Minh City and you'll probably be running for cover into the nearest air-conditioned refuge.<p>In the Vietnamese city-- and many developing subtropical countries across Asia, such as Indonesia and the Philippines -- air conditioning (AC) …

Web Design: Squarespace Re-design

Squarespace Re-Design is a web design and art direction project shared by Peter Bagi on his Behance profile. I have been a fan of Squarespace pretty …

Web Design

House Exterior Colors - 11 Modern White Houses From Around The World

Few things look cleaner than a brilliant crisp white. While it may look bold, houses with an all white exterior are the ultimate way to make a …

Architecture

Itasca Modern

This modern house was designed for a young couple and their collection of modern furniture. Located in Itasca on a long wooded site that backs up to a small lake. The site while long is in close proximity to its neighbors on either side. One of the primary considerations of the design was to …

Casa Xixim

This modern lake house in Canada has an exterior clad in wood, stone, and metal

Architecture firm BONE Structure, have designed this modern lake house that overlooks the lake and mountains in St-Donat, Quebec.<p>The architecture of …

Architecture

The Design Of This House In New York Was Inspired By The Historic Lifesaving Stations Nearby

Bates Masi + Architects have designed this contemporary house on Long Island in New York, whose design was inspired by historic lifesaving stations …

Outdoor Spaces

This Modern House In England Is Designed To Live Low On The Land

Ström Architects have designed this new contemporary home in Swanage, England, that’s a replacement for an aging bungalow that had been on the site …

Architecture

Prefab cottage designed as a cost-conscious summer retreat

The architect aimed to create “a forest cottage” in the Pyrenees<p>Summering in the Spanish Pyrenees doesn’t have to be prohibitively expensive—and architect Marc Mogas wants to prove it.<p>The Spanish architect designed this prefabricated cottage with a set budget of €100,000, or about $105,000. To …

Architecture

Bay Residence With A Tiered Design And A Concrete Shell

The site on which this amazing residence is situated is quite spectacular. The building is located in Auckland, New Zealand and it sits on a piece of …