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This is a category for those of you who find pleasure in analyzing the graceful lines and the silhouette of a beautiful building, who enjoy discovering new and intuitive designs for multi-functional spaces or who love modern architecture and everything that has to do with it. Browse our articles to come across wonderful architectural designs from all over the world.

Beautiful Structures Around The World That Were Built From Black Concrete Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 5, 2021

Beautiful Structures Around The World That Were Built From Black Concrete

Separately, exposed concrete and the color black don’t really have much in common. It’s not a well-known fact that you can actually put the two together, the result being black pigmented concrete. There’s been experiments done with it since the 1950s and over the years we’ve developed new ways to create black concrete. The color...

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Average Step Height Of Interior Stairs Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on May 4, 2021

Average Step Height Of Interior Stairs

If you have a two-story home then there’s a good chance you have a set of interior stairs. One question we get a lot is, “what is the appropriate step height for interior stairs?” Thankfully, the answer is quite simple. One of the best ways to determine a good step height is to find the...

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Beautiful Examples of Hawaiian Architecture Inspired by This Unique Island Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 4, 2021

Beautiful Examples of Hawaiian Architecture Inspired by This Unique Island

Hawaii receives huge numbers of visitors every year, tourists who are attracted by the warm year-round weather and the unique culture of this region. It’s also the beautiful landscape and the gorgeous views that attract lots of visitors from all over the world. These are also elements cherished by the locals and it’s no surprise...

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CMU Walls And Types Of Cinder Blocks Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on May 3, 2021

CMU Walls And Types Of Cinder Blocks

CMU walls are one of the most common types of walls in large buildings and skyscrapers. They are strong, long-lasting, and one of the safest types of walls in modern architecture. So it’s no wonder they are so popular.  CMU walls are built with concrete blocks called cinder blocks and they come in so many...

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The Totoro House – A Beautiful Project Rooted In Imagination Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 3, 2021

The Totoro House – A Beautiful Project Rooted In Imagination

The iconic animation My Neighbor Totoro by Studio Ghibli is highly praised for its originality and for the beautiful way in which it transmits deep emotions. It’s a wonderfully imaginative story about meaningful relationships, about humanity and nature. It’s still a wonderful source of inspiration even more than 30 years after its release. In 2021...

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What Is The Two-Car Garage Size? Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on April 30, 2021

What Is The Two-Car Garage Size?

There are many different types of garages. The technical “type” is affected by the size, shape, and original use of the garage. Most garages are primarily for parking a car, just like a carport. But these days, the uses have broadened After all, a lot of people are changing their garage and transforming it into...

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10 Modern Beach Houses With Beautiful Designs and Magnificent Views Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 29, 2021

10 Modern Beach Houses With Beautiful Designs and Magnificent Views

A beach house is for many a symbol for the perfect vacation home, a wonderfully relaxing oasis with a bright and airy interior and magnificent views of the sea or the ocean.   There’s of course a variety of different architectural styles that can be adopted when designing a beach house. Some are modest and...

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A Simple Suburban House In Kuala Lumpur With A Striking Arched Extension Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 28, 2021

A Simple Suburban House In Kuala Lumpur With A Striking Arched Extension

Located in Kuala Lumpur, in Malaysia, this beautiful concrete house is unlike any of its neighboring suburban homes. It stands tall and proud and it has a rather peculiar shape. At the same time, it doesn’t look totally out of place and that’s because it actually started out as just another suburban terrace house. It...

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