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H HOUSE by VACO DESIGN http://bit.ly/2lQgxrx Photo by: Quang Dam

Containerwerk showcases potential of using shipping containers for housing

The founders of Containerwerk discuss the benefits of building with recycled shipping containers in this movie Dezeen filmed for the German start-up …

This Home In Miami Was Designed With A Slide To The Pool From The Second Floor Of The House

Architecture firm SAOTA, have recently completed their first project in Miami, Florida, in collaboration with DVice, the architect of record, Nils …

8 of the Best Modern Pools to Dream of Before the End of Summer

Cool off and enjoy the last drops of the season with these 8 modern pools we love.<p>It may be the end of August, but summer is still going strong in our minds as we daydream about lounging by the pool. Take a look at these beautiful examples that we wouldn’t mind taking a dip in.<p>A Poolside Oasis in …

Architecture

McElroy Residence

Laguna Beach, California<p>Designed for a couple and their two sons, this house is nestled at the end of a cul-de-sac in a private community with spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. One enters the compound along a fifty-foot long teak clad wall. Once inside, the house opens up to take advantage of …

Joya Villas

Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica<p>Nestled between a tropical forest and the Pacific Ocean, Joya Villas is an astounding, modern getaway designed by architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe.<p>Set against the lush, tropical backdrop of the Santa Teresa rainforest in Costa Rica, the newly opened Joya Villas designed …

#donotsettle Provides a Close-Up Look at Jean Nouvel's Louvre Abu Dhabi

In this video, architecture vloggers #donotsettle take us inside Ateliers Jean Nouvel's "museum city" in the sea: the Louvre Abu Dhabi. Filmed one …

JCândido Building / Oficina Conceito Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The JCândido Building is situated at Zamenhoff Street, a peaceful street and predominant residential in …

Architecture

18 Fantastic Permeable Facades

Recently, a new trend in architecture has emerged: Several of the latest projects highlighted by <i>ArchDaily</i>, including some winners in the Building of …

Architecture

Taslimi Residence / Fleetwood Fernandez Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The design of this 5,600 square foot single family home in Santa Monica was rooted in a keen awareness …

This House Uses Cobogo Blocks To Allow Light Inside While Maintaining Privacy

1:1 arquitetura:design have designed Casa Clara, a small house in Brazil for a couple and their child, that has a steel frame and a decorative block …

Living Rooms

A Contemporary House With Peaked Roofs Arrives On This Street In Austin, Texas

Architecture and interior design firm Dick Clark + Associates, together with Vinson Radke Homes, have recently completed this new home in Austin, …

Living Rooms

MARIPOSA1038 by Lorcan o'Herlihy Architects http://bit.ly/2iVnWrI Photo by: Paul Vu

How to Specify: Green Walls

Sometimes is feels like green walls are one of those modern design fads, but despite their growing visibility and exponential popularity, green walls actually date way, way back. The idea to create a living green wall was first patented by Stanley Hart White in 1938 and was later popularized by …

Tesla Solar Roof

Growing Up: Specifying Living Walls for Every Architectural Typology

Living walls connect architecture with nature. Embodying temporal changes and seasonal conditions, they provide dramatic focal points within public and private projects alike. Found within interior atriums or along exterior facades, green walls are usually designed with integrated irrigation and …

Beirut Terraces / Herzog & de Meuron

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Site<p>The city of Beirut lies in the heart of the developing Middle East. Having always been a …

Architecture

This California Home Preserved The Existing Trees To Maintain A Natural Landscape

San Francisco based architecture firm, arcanum architecture, inc., recently completed a contemporary house in Atherton, California.<p>On the front of …

Landscaping

LA House / Studio Guilherme Torres

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The big wooden box calls everybody’s attention from inside and outside of the condominium in Londrina, …

Living Rooms

franklin mountain house

Hiking

E-Moke

Making its debut in 1964 and produced in one form or another until 1993, the Moke has achieved a cult-like status for its simple construction and …

Design

ÖÖD - House where your ideas fit!

Saunas

OK — Olson Kundig

False Bay Writer’s Cabin<p>This 500 square foot island cabin serves as a private writer’s retreat and guest cottage. The owners wanted a space that …

Citroen Type H 70th Anniversary Van

Based on the Citroen Jumper, the Citroen Type H 70th Anniversary Van is a tribute to Flaminio Bertoni's original HY hauler. This new model is the …

Classic Cars

Glass corridors connect hemlock-clad cubes at New York artist residence by Gluck+

Taking cues from farmland in Upstate New York, Manhattan architecture studio Gluck+ organised simple volumes of this home in a grid-like array, …

AsimiPerched high on Skinari Cape, at the northernmost tip of...

AsimiPerched high on Skinari Cape, at the northernmost tip of Zakynthos, Asimi offers spectacular views of both sunrise and sunset over the Ionian …

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

Herzog & de Meuron uses staggered floors to create plant-covered terraces at Beirut tower

Staggered floor plates and set-back glazing create large planted terraces around this 119-metre tower by Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron, which …

Herzog & de Meuron

ODA completes "pixelated" luxury condo building in Queens

New York architecture firm ODA has constructed a residential complex in Long Island City that features protruding boxes across its street-facing …

Skyscrapers