House On Stilts Embraces The Rocky Norwegian LandscapeFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 2, 2016

House On Stilts Embraces The Rocky Norwegian Landscape

Ever been somewhere with a great view and wonderful surroundings and imagined how it would be like to wake up to those great views? Most of the time that remains a beautiful dream. Sometimes, however, that dream becomes reality. The main impediment is usually the difficult landscape but in the case of the Lille Arøya...

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Blooming Buildings Bring Nature Into The CityFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 29, 2016

Blooming Buildings Bring Nature Into The City

One of the things we most appreciate about the countryside is the greenery and the fact that houses are closer to nature and get to enjoy all its beauty and freshness. This, however, doesn’t mean that we can’t bring nature into the city in order to transplant some of those advantages into the concrete jungle....

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How to Remove a Tile Tub Surround with Metal MeshFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on April 29, 2016

How to Remove a Tile Tub Surround with Metal Mesh

This article will show you how to remove a tile tub surround. Before you begin, take one last look at your bathtub. For better or worse, once you begin this project, there’s no turning back. You must be prepared for whatever you find underneath that tile, behind those walls, inside that drain. If you’re fully...

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14 DIY Backyard Games to Turn Your Party UpFull story

Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on April 29, 2016

14 DIY Backyard Games to Turn Your Party Up

Every good host knows that every party has some kind of entertainment. Whether it’s a movie showing, an open cocktail cart or a group game, fun keeps the guests around after dinner is over and the table is cleared. Warm weather allows you to move your party outside which means you need to think about...

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Summer House Opens Its Pergola To The Lush Argentinian ForestFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 28, 2016

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Every architectural project is the materialization of the marriage between the landscape and the particular needs of the clients. This makes each project unique. The S&S House is a family home located in Pinamar, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It was built on a sloping lot sitting in a dune and this influenced its design and...

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Posted in Rugs & Carpets | by Vera Dordick, on April 28, 2016

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Designers know that the right flooring and floor coverings can make or break the style of your room. Myriad flooring ideas were on display at the 2016 Architectural Digest Design Show and we saw plenty of enticing materials, finishes, patterns and designs for both flooring and rugs.

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