An Updated Design For This 1970s Home Includes Recycled Brick And High Ceilings

August 9, 2017 Erin 0

  Luigi Rosselli Architects have designed the update and addition to a 1970’s home in Sydney, Australia. Named Twin Peaks, the home originally had a single roof peak, however when they added to the home, a second peak was created.   White masonry gables and recycled brick are combined with aluminum battens that screen the windows facing the […]

Robert Hutchison Architecture Design A Courtyard House On A River

August 3, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Mark Woods   Robert Hutchison Architecture have designed a modern house that’s surrounded by a forest and clad in blackened Western red cedar.   The house is located on the banks of the White River in Greenwater, Washington, five miles from Mount Rainier. Photography by Mark Woods At the front of the house, there’s a small […]

The Magnolia House by Rerucha Studio

August 1, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Lara Swimmer   Architecture and interior design firm Rerucha Studio, have recently completed the Magnolia House in Seattle, Washington, that’s been designed with lots of light and a classic yet modern feel.   Photography by Lara Swimmer Stepping inside the home, the large grid windows flood the interior with natural light and provide views out onto […]

Zen Architects Transformed A 1960’s Warehouse Into A Family Home

July 31, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Emma Cross   Zen Architects have transformed a 1960’s warehouse in Melbourne, Australia, into a comfortable and energy efficient family home that re-uses the existing building as much as possible.   Throughout the home, original elements like the light fittings, sprinkler pipes, doors, cladding and roof sheeting have all been kept and help to create […]

This New House Has A Large Cantilevered Section That Hangs Over The Driveway

July 25, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Martin Gardner   AR Design Studio have recently completed The Black House, a new house in Kent, England, for their clients, a retired engineer and interior designer, who decided to move from a 15th century Tudor house and build a contemporary dream home.   Photography by Martin Gardner The house has been designed so that […]

Tescala Have Designed Casa Chaaltun In Merida, Mexico

July 11, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Leo Espinosa   Architecture firm tescala have designed this modern house in Merida, Mexico, named Casa Chaaltun, that features plenty of space for entertaining.   The facade of the house features large solid walls, a sunken driveway and a tall entryway. Photography by Leo Espinosa At the rear of the home, the house is […]

This Modern Home In South Africa Reinvents The Beach House

July 5, 2017 Keely 0

Photography by Grant Pitcher   Metropole Architects together with Lee Moon Interiors, and Image Landscape Design, have designed House VZ in Umdloti, South Africa. The house was made with the intention of reinventing the ‘beach house’.   The house, which is three levels and faces the ocean, features a main level with an outdoor pool and the entertaining areas, while […]

This House With Bluestone Walls Overlooks The Landscape Below

July 3, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Christopher Frederick Jones   Australian architecture firm Base Architecture, have designed a modern family home in Queensland, that opens up to the surrounding outdoor spaces.   Photography by Christopher Frederick Jones The home owners wanted a home inspired by mid-century modernist buildings, that was bright and open, and at the same time, have rooms that […]

Mountain House By Studio Razavi Architecture

June 29, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Olivier Martin-Gambier   Studio Razavi Architecture have designed this recently completed house in the mountains of Manigod in France.   Photography by Olivier Martin-Gambier The house has been designed so that the garage is open to the elements, yet still covered enough to provide protection in the cooler months. Upon entering the home, there’s […]

Flavin Architects Designed The Tanglewood House In Massachusetts

June 27, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Nat Rea Photography   Flavin Architects together with interior design firm Jane Young Design, have completed this contemporary home in Lenox, Massachusetts, that’s surrounded by trees.   Photography by Nat Rea Photography A landscaped path leads to the front entrance, with the garage on the right and the house on the left. The […]

A New Family Home In Massachusetts Surrounded By A Blueberry Farm

June 22, 2017 Keely 0

Photography by Nat Rea Photography   Colin Flavin of Flavin Architects and Ben Wood of Studio Shanghai, together with interior design firm Atsu Gunther Design, have collaborated to design this modern house on the last remaining blueberry farm in Lexington, Massachusetts.   Arriving to the front of the house, a pathway with cement pavers lead to a custom teak […]

This New House Was Built With A Mix Of Reclaimed And Sustainable Materials

June 20, 2017 Keely 0

Photography by Tucker English   Dwell Development together with JT Architecture, and structural engineer Alex Moroses, have recently completed a modern house in Seattle, Washington. Sustainability is the heart of the project, with recycled and locally sourced materials used throughout.   Giving the house a touch of character, the exterior of the home is adorned with reclaimed barn […]

This Curvaceous Wooden House Sits Among The Trees

June 19, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Adam Letch   Architecture and interior design firm Malan Vorster, have designed the House Paarman Tree House in Cape Town, South Africa. The small one bedroom home in the trees was built from materials that when left untreated, would allow the materials to weather naturally with the surrounding forest.   The house is located […]

Rammed Earth And Timber Feature Throughout This Australian House

June 13, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Shannon McGrath   Robson Rak Architects and Interior Designers have recently completed the Layer House, a home in Victoria, Australia, built using rammed earth and timber.   Photography by Shannon McGrath Local materials and techniques were used when building the home, with the sand component of the rammed earth being locally sourced and built by […]

14 Examples Of Modern Houses With Black Exteriors

June 5, 2017 Keely 0

  All black exteriors create a dramatic look that can’t be missed by people passing by. They’re bold, unique, and can look extremely stylish. To show you what we mean, here are 14 examples of modern black house exteriors. 1. Large windows are the only things interrupting the all black siding on the exterior of […]

Decorative Laser Cut Screens Are Displayed Throughout This Australian House

May 30, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Scott Burrows   Jamison Architects have designed the ‘Bird House’ on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia. This contemporary home was designed to maximize the abundance of nature that surrounds it, like the bush and tall gum trees.   The home consists of two pavilions with horizontal exterior siding, that are connected by […]

Crescent Shapes And Bright Colors Feature In This Architect’s Home

May 24, 2017 Erin 0

Photography © Shannon McGrath   Robert Puksand of Australian architecture & interior design practice Gray Puksand, has designed a modern house for himself and his family, located in the Melbourne suburb of Brighton.   At the front of the low maintenance house, a ramp leads down to a sunken garage that opens up to a […]

12 Minimalist Modern House Exteriors From Around The World

February 8, 2017 Erin 0

  A minimalist exterior is a one way to create a unique, modern house that stands out from the rest on the street with its clean simplicity. Here are 12 examples of minimalist houses that use their simple design to make a statement.   1. This simple white minimalist house features a grey garage door […]