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Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

Container Park / ATÖLYE Labs

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Recognizing that the 21st Century promises new productive relationships between education, research, and …

Solar Power

Dreamy summer retreat built of salvaged materials sends eclectic vibes in Austin

Austin-based Andersson-Wise Architects designed a unique boathouse that blends into its surroundings and, according to the firm, “appears softly in a …

Architecture

Sustainable Design in a prefab modular house

Inspiring people is one of the things that every architect should aim at. Inspiration leads to possibilities and cultural achievements. Slovenian …

The 6-Second Impact: Bumper Ads Explained

In a<p>world of short-form content and ever-shortening attention spans, short-form messaging is also necessary. Last year, YouTube decided to test this …

The Barn

Resembling the classic farmstead outbuilding on the outside, The Barn uses a mix of rustic finishes and modern updates for a one-of-a-kind …

The Real Cost of Losing a Guest

It can be argued not many businesses think of a guest, a customer, as someone with whom to build a long-term relationship. Guests, after all, are …

Customer Experience

43 pallet ideas that you can directly copy

Throughout the world—and particularly Hong Kong—there is a growing awareness of the environment and the need to protect it for future generations. …

Furniture

5 smart ways to make your small yard more beautiful

A yard is a great way to have access to fresh air and sunshine on a daily basis, but just because you yard is small, doesn’t mean it needs to be …

Modern Living Room Furniture

Create a beautiful and inviting living space with our collection of modern living room furniture.

Living Rooms

Home Exterior Design Ideas ... Give Your Home’s Exterior That Luxe Vibe

How You Can Give Your Home’s Exterior That Luxe Vibe<p>When it comes to our home’s interior decorating and design, we tend to go all out. However, many …

Home Improvement

6 one-room apartments which seem huge

These days, we see more and more interior designers, architects and decorators directing their attention to outfitting one-room apartments. Commonly …

Clover House / MAD Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> MAD architects have completed their first project in Japan, the Clover House kindergarten. Located in …

Japan

29 Blue Rooms For Every Part Of The House

Go ahead, swoon. We won't stop you.<p>You can never go wrong with a touch of blue. Since it comes in a variety of hues — from rich and royal to pale or pungent — you will definitely find one to fit your style that is bound to add spunk to your space. You can use it on your walls, use it for just the …

Interior Design

15 Ways to Decorate With Blue and White

We've got everything you need to know when using this classic combo in your own home.<p>The combination of true blue with bright white is still a timeless home decor palette. Take a little design inspiration from these 15 beautiful rooms, all of which wear the colors well.