Dexter Pontañeles

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Dad jokes, ranked

Let's face it, dads have horrible jokes. But sometimes, the jokes are so horrible they're amazing.<p>Every once in a while, a wholesome dad joke is just …

15 Patents That Changed the World

The drone. The iPhone. Bluetooth. GPS. Before they changed the world, these technologies were schematics on paper. Here is where the future began.<p>Forget the image of the lonely inventor tinkering away in a workshop. Today, it's more common that numerous technologies developed by a variety of …

Autonomous Cars

What’s the Difference Between Cake Flour, Bread Flour, Pastry Flour, and All-Purpose Flour?

How is cake flour different from pastry flour? What makes bread flour and all-purpose flour distinct? Can you substitute one type of flour for …

This Russian Artist Drew Countries As People And They're Totally Badass

Each country is illustrated as a kind of sci-fi/fantasy hero.

Bless This Designer for Remaking Famous Logos to Teach Us Which Fonts They Use – Adweek

You know the logos, but do you know the fonts?<p>That was the question that clearly obsessed Emanuele Abrate, an Italian graphic designer and educator. …

Jamie's Feast - Welcome to Jamie's World

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

How to Frame a Modern Pergola

If you want to increase the outdoor value of your home, a modern pergola is certainly one way to do just that. Building your own pergola might feel …

Minimal prefab home was assembled in just 5 hours

The modern home features a facade of wood slats, recessed windows, and a floating staircase<p>Madrid-based studio [baragaño] was inspired by the local architecture of raised wooden granaries for their design of Montaña House—a modular prefab beauty in the small Spanish town of Valdés.<p>With an internal …

UX Design Glossary: Interface Navigation Elements. Set 2.

Interface navigation belongs to the core issues of UX design. That’s not surprising: it’s hard to get to your destination if you can’t see the way. …

UI Design

28 Enviable Bathrooms That Are Almost Too Good To Be True

These wash rooms are to die for.

How to Plant Bermuda Grass

Bermuda grass is a lush, green grass that's popular in hotter climates. If you're looking to fill your yard with a traffic tolerant type of grass, …

Gardening

Make a Bed Your Mom Would Be Proud of Using These 10 Tricks

Make your mama proud<p>No matter the outcome, it's a chore to make a bed. There are layers to smooth, shams to sort out, and duvet covers to wrestle over duvets before the task is done—and all before coffee! Blergh. But because a well-made bed is one of the loveliest things to look at (not to mention …

The Most Beautiful Places In The World

Your travel bucket list just got a whole lot longer.<p>The power of wanderlust is real. Catch a glimpse of these gorgeous destinations across the globe, and you'll start packing your bags ASAP. If you can decide where to go first, that is.

10 Paint Colors That Will Never, Ever, Ever Go Out of Style

Use these in your house and you'll be set for life.<p>Not one to be influenced by what's "in style"? Don't care about the Color of the Year? As much as it can be fun to try new trends, who wants to repaint her whole house every few years? "It takes the average consumer more than 100 days from starting …

DIY: Build an pathway in 8 easy steps

The perfect little weekend project, building a pathway. Regardless of the space you have, your outdoor area could probably benefit from such an …

The Prettiest Patios on the Internet & How to Get the Look — Patio Perfection

There are few things dreamier than sipping your morning coffee outside while reading a new book, or toasting the end of another work day with a glass …

Cool Outdoor Shower Ideas For The Hot Summer Ahead

Showering outdoors is a special experience which we can’t really compare with anything else. We’ve seen a lot of homes and resorts that have outdoor …

Graphic Design: Exotic Destinations On Earth Illustrations

Exotic Destinations On Earth is a graphic design project created and shared by JIMMI TUAN and Bratus ™. The idea was to create a calendar and gift …

Graphic Design

Point Lonsdale House by InForm

Located in Point Lonsdale, Victoria (Australia), this beach house was designed by InForm with a split level design. It has a minimalist exterior from …

Tour a Seattle Mid-Century Home in the Woods

<b>Name:</b> Audrey and Kevin McGill, sons Aidan (12) and Evan (10), and Charlotte the Yellow Lab <b><br>Location:</b> Lake Forest Park — Seattle, Washington <b><br>Size:</b> 2,240 …

Dining Rooms

A Patio House on the Atlantic Coast / Guedes Cruz Arquitectos

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedInPinterest 319Shares<p>The Wall House is a private residence designed by Portuguese studio Guedes Cruz Arquitectos. Like a …

Interior designer Tara Bernerd on how to do luxury with character

From black marble to colored glass<p>British interior designer Tara Bernerd knows a thing or two about luxury. Known for her work for posh boutique hotels like the Thompson Chicago and SIXTY SoHo, Bernerd operates on the opposite extreme of sterile-hotel stereotypes, creating instead warm spaces rich …

Concrete house offers indoor-outdoor living among fruit trees

Ahh...<p>Indoor-outdoor home designs often feature large glass windows to create that seamless transition. But this home in Israel takes it one step further— the architects lifted the roof off the walls to create an opening in the walls, ensuring that there is no break between the interior and …

5 Home Design Trends That Rocked 2016

2016 has been a rollercoaster of a year, which brought us new <i>home design trends</i> that went from the homes of prominent <b>interior designers</b> to our own …

Houses

A Photographer's Chic, High-Contrast Home

<b>Name:</b> Athena Pelton <b><br>Location:</b> Minneapolis, Minnesota <b><br>Size:</b> 2,000 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 3 years, owned<p>After moving her family from an older home …

Countertops

Discover Your Home's Decor Personality: 11 Organic Modern Room Inspirations

(Image credit: Nordic Design)<p>Organic modern is for you if you're drawn to minimal, modern interiors, but still crave a little bit of warmth. Black, …

Inspiring Tips How To Apply Soft Wooden Interior In Modern Two-Storey House Design Perfectly - RooHome | Designs & Plans

Roohome.com – Are you dare to apply a soft wooden interior for your <b>modern two-storey house design</b>? You do not need to worry. This design below has …

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