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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.

Living on a fundamental level in the tiny Diogene home Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 3, 2013

Living on a fundamental level in the tiny Diogene home

Small homes have always been fascinating for human beings. They remind us of the primitive shelters but they also make us think of the future and the increasing lack of space. Over the last few years, all sorts of micro homes have been designed. They are meant to save space while offering all the basic...

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A World War II Airbase Transformed Into A Beautiful Farmhouse Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 2, 2013

A World War II Airbase Transformed Into A Beautiful Farmhouse

Every once in a while we come across projects and buildings that have an amazing history. For example, this farmhouse hides s very interesting secret. During the second world war, this place used to be an airbase and a shelter for the USAF 381st Bombardment Group. In 2012, Timber Design gave it a whole new...

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The Serafides House – traditional on the outside and contemporary on the inside Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 30, 2013

The Serafides House – traditional on the outside and contemporary on the inside

Combining styles is quite common but we usually see them mixed together. In the case of this particular project, two very distinct styles were used independently and the differences between them are very clear and visible. This is the Serafides House. It’s located in Platres, Cyprus and it’s a residence that combines a traditional exterior...

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A Remarkably Restored Los Angeles Residence Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 27, 2013

A Remarkably Restored Los Angeles Residence

There are cases when the client’s and the architect’s vision on the project are two completely different things. For example, for this residence situated in Los Angeles, California, the client had in mind an addition of a bedroom suite. Jones Partners, the architects in charge of the project, suggested something completely different: making it smaller...

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The Loughloughan Barn – a beautifully preserved piece of the past Full story

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

The Loughloughan Barn – a beautifully preserved piece of the past

Located in Broughshane, Northern Ireland, the Loughloughan Barn is a stunning project that was designed here by McGarry Moon Architects. It’s a wonderful preservation and restoration of the existing stone barn. The original barn is a stone structure built here where it offers amazing views. The architects that worked on this project had the task to preserve...

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The bright and simple M2 House and the amazing views behind it Full story

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

The bright and simple M2 House and the amazing views behind it

When building a house there are two things to take into consideration. The first one is the actual design and everything related to it such as internal structure, interior décor, etc. and the second one is the exterior and the way it influences the residence and its design. You have to take into consideration the...

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Rustic charm and natural beauty in a farmhouse from the Sonoran Desert Full story

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

Rustic charm and natural beauty in a farmhouse from the Sonoran Desert

The Sonoran Desert is a harsh environment, not exactly very popular when it comes to choosing a location for a family home or private residence. However, the same elements that make this place seem scary to some people make it seem even more attractive to others. The landscape and the natural surroundings are not something...

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