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For those of you who love the silhouette of a structure, the lines that create an interior, or the intuitive design of a multi-functional space, you’ll love perusing Homedit’s Architecture articles. This section is full of clear, inspiring photos and insightful architecture-related commentary and advice.

Derailed Train Transformed Into A Mobile Cultural Center Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 4, 2014

Derailed Train Transformed Into A Mobile Cultural Center

Old trains are very alluring and mysterious, whether it’s because of their history, their function or simply because they look so fierce and huge. It’s why people have been re-purposing them into all sorts of things, from homes to entertainment spaces or art galleries. This particular train was part of a recovery program and was...

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A Futuristic Design Proposed By HOK For The Dubai World Expo 2020 Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 3, 2014

A Futuristic Design Proposed By HOK For The Dubai World Expo 2020

In case you haven’t found out yet, we’ll let you know that Dubai was chosen to become the first middle eastern city to host the World Expo in 2020. Related to this new, HOK has released images of their proposal for the site. Their idea is a futuristic and innovative design which would combine elements...

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1890’s Residence Gets A Full Renovation And A Contemporary Additional Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 31, 2013

1890’s Residence Gets A Full Renovation And A Contemporary Additional

This is the Glebe Residence, a house situated in Ottawa, Canada. Recently the building went through a major renovation. The entire interior has been renovated and updated. Moreover, the house also got an addition of 1,500 feet. It was a project by Betay-Csorba Architects. The house was originally built in the 1890’s so it’s not...

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Old-Heritage Listed House Extended And Remodeled Into A Modern Space Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 26, 2013

Old-Heritage Listed House Extended And Remodeled Into A Modern Space

This beautiful and apparently contemporary house is located in Maylands, Australia. Although it may seem modern both from the outside and from the inside, it’s actually an old-heritage listed house. In 2010 it was remodeled as well as extended by Australian firm Jonathan Lake Architects. The client requested the project to respect the beauty of...

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An 1870 Townhouse From London Gets A Modern Glass Extension Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 23, 2013

An 1870 Townhouse From London Gets A Modern Glass Extension

Sometimes when a building is very old, the owners choose to preserve certain elements intact in order to maintain some of the old charm. Other times, major changes are made and what was once an old but outdated building becomes a modern space. It’s the case of this townhouse. Located in London, the townhouse was...

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Sustainable Michigan House Combines Rustic And Modern Elements Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 21, 2013

Sustainable Michigan House Combines Rustic And Modern Elements

The M-22 House is located in Michigan, overlooking West Grand Traverse Bay. It has an interesting design which combines rustic and modern elements.Designed by Michael Fitzburg Architect, the structure blends in beautifully and it becomes an extension of the landscape. The strong connection with the exterior and the landscape is visible throughout the house. This...

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