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10 Examples Of Homes With Large Pivoting Doors

1. This pivoting door from an apartment in Amsterdam, designed by DENOLDERVLEUGELS<p>2. This pivoting door from a home in Sao Paulo, Brazil, designed by …

The 12 most beautifully designed hotels in the world

This year's 338 nominees include designs in a number of categories, including Hotel and Leisure.<p>The hotels under consideration are all incredibly unique, from an African safari lodge that resembles a luxurious wigwam to a Turkish resort and spa with stunning waterfront rooms.<p>The winner of 2015's …

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Tannus Tires

Tannus Tires made a new and great development for those of us who love riding our bikes but are always afraid of the big bad puncture that leads to a …

Redaction House by Johnsen Schmaling Architects

Johnsen Schmaling Architects have completed the Redaction House in Oconomowoc, Wisonsin.<p>From the architects<p>A compact home for a textile artist and …

Poynt: A Universal Checkstand For Mobile Payments

Google Wallet. Apple Pay. QR codes. Who will win? Who cares?<p>Apple Pay. Google Wallet. Square. Paypal. Affirm. Coin. Plastc. Visa. Mastercard. Chase. Capital One. Everybody wants to collect a toll on the post-credit-card future of payments. They all use differing standards and technologies.But who …

World Cup 2014 final features "most tested" football ever

Players in tonight's World Cup final in Brazil will battle for possession of the Brazuca, the official tournament ball. Adidas global football …

Beautiful Houses: Boatsheds

Today we will show you the beautiful Boatsheds in Auckland, New Zealand, a project by Strachan Group Architects and Rachael Rush. This house is …

Dynamic Modern Architecture: Imposing Wilden Street House in Australia

An example of dynamic modern architecture at its best, <b>Wilden Street House</b> is an ambitious conversion of a derelict pre-war cottage lcated in …

A House Renovated to Focus on the View

House Lam sits on a rocky plot of land in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa with unbelievable views of the city’s skyline. It began as a …

An Unconventional House with an Asymmetrical Floor Plan

631 Mansfield, designed by Amit Apel Design, is anything but a typical house. First, you’re guided through and across the yard to experience the …

Coleraine Residence by Naturehumaine

Coleraine Residence is a minimalist house located in Montreal designed by Naturehumaine. The project was completed for a real estate developer on the …

Architecture

Mile High Club

The AirBorn is an innovative child seat for infants flying in commercial aircrafts. The design is such that it increases the comfort and safety for …

Beautiful Houses: Villa in Gardencity

This week we will show you the beautiful Villa in Gardencity near Budapest, Hungary, a project by Architema. We couldn't find details about the …

Brightup Is A Smart Home Lighting System That Works With Your Existing Bulbs And Lamps

Smart home lighting is a growing field, with entrants including Philips and LIFX, but one other new contender has a different approach that might appeal more to some. The Brightup system consists of plug socket hardware and in-wall dimmers, connected to and controlled by a central hub via Z-Wave RF …

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Townhouses That Look Like Separate Houses

These two modern townhouses began as Spanish mission style homes before architect Robert Davidov, of Davidov Partners, got his hands on them. All was …

Capture the Color of Anything with the SwatchMate Cube

You know how when you’re out and about and you run across a color you want to remember for something? Say you want to use it in a design or to paint …

Sustainable Michigan Retreat Inspired by the Elements

Overlooking West Grand Traverse Bay in Northern Michigan, the M-22 House sits along the top of a ridge and combines a touch of rustic with clean …

Manhattan Micro Loft by Specht Harpman Architects

It’s really hard to make 425 square feet look spacious but Specht Harpman Architects managed to do just that in this once awkward New York City …

A “Floating” House with a Gallery Open to the Community

Beyond The Hill is a residence located in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan, that is more than just your typical house with an office. The client hired …

An East Hampton Retreat With A Large Outdoor Room

Nestled amongst the trees in the Northwest Woods of Long Island’s East Hampton, Whale Rock Lane captures the lush green views surrounding it. The …

T HOUSE: A Modern Country Retreat in Quebec

Designed for a busy urban Montreal family, T HOUSE offers the family a retreat in the country in Quebec’s Eastern Townships. Natalie Dionne …

A Front Expansion on an Eichler House by Klopf Architecture

San Francisco-based Klopf Architecture covers the gamut as far as modern residential design, and besides new builds, they’ve been doing additions and …

A West Hollywood Retreat by Amit Apel Design Inc.

Located in West Hollywood, California, the West Knoll residence was designed by Amit Apel Design Inc. to be a modest-sized home with an open flow and …

A Classically Modern Loft in Kiev by Sergey Makhno

This 128 square meter (or 1,377 square foot) apartment in Kiev was designed by Sergey Makhno who gave the space a loft-like feel. Located in a …

One Tree Hill by ONG&ONG

With Teo Boon Kiat tackling the architecture and Natalie Louey handling the interior design, the ONG&ONG team designed a house to cater to the …

CH House by GLR Arquitectos

GLR Arquitectos demolished an old home where the brand new CH House sits. Playing up the city views of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, the residence …

Minimally Designed Apartment With Punches of Color

Located in Taipei, Taiwan, this simple apartment got a renovation thanks to Ganna Design. The design duo opened the space up by reducing partitions …

Seating That Can Be Used for Sharing, Chilling or Hiding

Dutch design house TOOtheZOO’s line of multifunctional benches called TOOaPICNIC takes seating to a whole new level. The series, designed by Jules …

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