House situated on the top of Queen Anne hill in Seattle, WashingtonFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 25, 2010

House situated on the top of Queen Anne hill in Seattle, Washington

The Raye Street House is situated on top of the Queen Anne hill in Seattle, Washington. It was a project by Ryan Rhodes designs and it’s a modern residence characterized by an open and spacious interior, with huge windows and marvelous views. The views played a very important role in the whole project. The designer...

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City View Residence House Located in Austin TexasFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 25, 2010

City View Residence House Located in Austin Texas

The Austin skyline is a pleasing view and it can get even better when admired through a beautiful city view residence house. Dick Clark Architecture has come up with such a house in Austin, Texas and responding to the clients demand, large windows have been used to make the city view more appealing. There is...

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Adaptive Architecture Home embraces natural topographyFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 23, 2010

Adaptive Architecture Home embraces natural topography

Sometimes the topography of a place can help create great architectures and this house on view is a good example. This house takes the form of an elongated cube because of the descending topography and it is adaptive as it can be extended easily depending on the needs of a family. It comprises of two...

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Japanese House from Konishi Gaffney architectsFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 23, 2010

Japanese House from Konishi Gaffney architects

Sometimes the lack of space can make you work wonders as in this case where Konishi Gaffney architects came up with a Japanese house in Edinburgh, Scotland. The space was originally a garage where the architects came up with a Japanese house that adores sunshine and privacy. The privacy factor has been incorporated by turning...

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It is ‘Comfort’ that defines a home from a SurroundingFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 22, 2010

It is ‘Comfort’ that defines a home from a Surrounding

You may have the best of surroundings but comfort is the defining perimeter which makes a place called home. These images reveal an ideal comfortable home made to relieve you of the daily work stress. What makes it so special are the contrasting ceiling heights for instance the low ceiling in the living room and...

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Single family residence in Setagaya-ku, TokyoFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on March 22, 2010

Single family residence in Setagaya-ku, Tokyo

We’ve seen plenty of unusual buildings in areas such as Tokyo and this is definitely one of them. This house is located in Setagaya-ku and it was a project by Keita Fukushima. The most interesting thing about this building is, at first sight, the array of windows and they way in which they have been...

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