A Volcanic Rock House Seamlessly Disappears Into The LandscapeFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 19, 2018

A Volcanic Rock House Seamlessly Disappears Into The Landscape

How do you make a house feel open and connected to its surroundings without actually exposing it to the outside world in the typical manner? The answer to this question stands at the core of a very special project which was completed in 2014 by architect Luis Arturo Garcia of EDAA. The architect was asked...

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Everything You Need To Know About The Farmhouse StyleFull story

Posted in Best Of | by Casey Watkins, on September 19, 2018

Everything You Need To Know About The Farmhouse Style

Even after just reading the title of this article, you probably already have images in your head. The word “farmhouse” is attached to so much more than just a house style. Maybe you’re dreaming of cornfields and red barns. Maybe you’re imagining fresh pies and porch rockers. At the very least, you’re thinking of farmhouse...

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How To Build A Sauna Or A Hot Tub By Yourself From ScratchFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Simona Ganea, on September 19, 2018

How To Build A Sauna Or A Hot Tub By Yourself From Scratch

Hot tubs and saunas are not usually the type of things people build themselves but that doesn’t mean you can’t try. Actually, it’s totally doable, according to some of the DIY projects we found on the internet. Of course, simply starting such a project require a certain amount of dedication so consider all the details...

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Contemporary House With A Unique Floor Plan And A Huge Roof CanopyFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 18, 2018

Contemporary House With A Unique Floor Plan And A Huge Roof Canopy

A lot of modern and contemporary residences feature a seamless transition between their indoor and outdoor spaces but rarely as efficiently and as naturally as this Hidden Valley Desert House designed by Wendell Burnette Architects. This residence located in Cove Creek, US was designed like a long pavilion, incorporating a series of volumes dispersed within the...

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Our All-Time Favorite DIY Desk Ideas SummarizedFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on September 18, 2018

Our All-Time Favorite DIY Desk Ideas Summarized

Finding the right desk for the right person is very important. A desk is like a piece of clothing which has to fit just right in order to be comfortable. This is one of the reasons why some of our favorite desk ideas are the DIY kind. There’s something very wonderful about getting to decide...

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Ori – The Smart Furniture System Which Adapts To Your Tiny HomeFull story

Posted in Apartments | by Simona Ganea, on September 17, 2018

Ori – The Smart Furniture System Which Adapts To Your Tiny Home

Over the years we’ve become increasingly good at unlocking the potential in our homes and maximizing the efficiency and comfort so we can pack everything we need in a small space. Densely-populated cities reflect this better than anything else. Architects and interior designers are constantly innovating and coming up with new ways of maximizing storage...

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15 Cheap Building Materials for a New Home on A BudgetFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 14, 2018

15 Cheap Building Materials for a New Home on A Budget

Building a home – no matter what size—is increasingly more expensive, not just because of real estate prices, but also due to the cost of building materials. When it comes time to build, most people typically think about more traditional construction materials such as wood, concrete and bricks. By getting creative with the types of...

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