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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.

Switzerland City Home Surrounded By Greenery And Nature Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 9, 2021

Switzerland City Home Surrounded By Greenery And Nature

Living close to the city offers a lot of advantages and is most of all convenient. Living in a more remote location and close to nature however brings its own unique set of advantages and these two choices don’t usually mix. There is however a beautiful building in Zollikon, Switzerland which manages to bring these...

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A Tropical House In Mexico With A Wine Cellar And Underground Parking Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 8, 2021

A Tropical House In Mexico With A Wine Cellar And Underground Parking

Although it’s set on three levels the Crucida House maintains a low profile. That’s because the main floor is on the natural level of the terrain and there’s a basement area below and another floor on top. This creates 350 square meters of living space in total. The house is located in Alvarado, Veracruz and...

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Cinder Block Dimensions And Project Ideas Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Emily Medlock, on April 7, 2021

Cinder Block Dimensions And Project Ideas

You’ve seen them on hundreds, probably thousands, of projects over your lifetime. Those rectangular blocks are used to build so many different types of structures. But if you had to guess, could you guess cinder block dimensions?  Maybe. Maybe not. Most cinder blocks are around the same size. Of course, there are exceptions of square...

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Old Houses Transformed By Newly-Added Modern Extensions Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 7, 2021

Old Houses Transformed By Newly-Added Modern Extensions

When a house becomes too small but its owners’ current needs, there’s usually two ways to deal with this problem. One is to move out and to find a new and bigger place to live, one that has all the required rooms and features. The other solution is to build a house extension and to...

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A Resort-Like Dream Home With Custom Landscape All Around Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 6, 2021

A Resort-Like Dream Home With Custom Landscape All Around

When asked to design and build this beautiful-looking house from Brazil, the team at BL Studio de Arquitetura faced a rather big challenge. The owners wanted this to be their dream home and to feel like a resort. They wanted to be surrounded by a beautiful landscape with greenery and vegetation all year round and...

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The Coolest Shipping Container Homes For Sale Right Now Full story

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

The Coolest Shipping Container Homes For Sale Right Now

The reasons for building shipping container homes are diverse and include the fact that these containers are globally available, affordable, sturdy, water-tight and versatile, not to mention that they’re meant to be easily transported. This makes them perfect candidates for prefabricated homes and there are plenty to choose from in fact. A lot of them...

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A Tiny House On Wheels full Of Hanging Plants And Cozy Vibes Full story

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

A Tiny House On Wheels full Of Hanging Plants And Cozy Vibes

Living in a tiny house can be really bohemian and charming plus it’s a great exercise to try to make a small space as functional and as practical as possible without stripping it of its beauty. For Grace and Ryan, the couple who owns this particular tiny home, the experience was very inspiring. They’ve been...

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A Magnificent Hollywood Home With A Spectacular Skyline View Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 2, 2021

A Magnificent Hollywood Home With A Spectacular Skyline View

Every so often it’s nice to let your mind be mesmerized by the magnificent of what talented and creative minds can do. Today is one of those days. We’re looking at a wonderful creation of architecture studio Olson Kundig who worked on this project back in 2018. It’s a gorgeous private residence located in West...

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