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Top 5 Areas to Declutter Before You Move (5 photos)

Top 5 Areas to Declutter Before You Move (5 photos...

Moving is stressful, expensive and time-consuming. As a professional organizer for going on six years, I have yet to meet a client who has looked at me and said, ?I love this!? It is the universal misery. While I understand people not enjoying the...
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Shop Houzz: 3 Looks for a Gray Sectional (160 photos)

Shop Houzz: 3 Looks for a Gray Sectional (160 phot...

As a versatile base, a gray sectional is a great piece to build your room design around. Get the foundation for a chic urban or country-inspired living space with furnishings from this collection. These inviting pieces come in a range of styles, but... -
Rebuilt Travel Agency Receives a More Fluid and Dynamic Space

Rebuilt Travel Agency Receives a More Fluid and Dy...

This article is part of our series "Material in Focus", where we ask architects to share with us their creative process through the choice of materials that define important parts of the construction of their buildings. -


N062 House / Orfali & Ehrenfeld

N062 House / Orfali & Ehrenfeld

The exercise consisted in the modification and extension of a house built in the 60\'s. Located on a flat topography of 289[sqm], the house of one level and 74[sqm] built, had two bedrooms, a small study room, a bathroom, a closed kitchen and a... -
Upcoming App Promises to Create Basic 3D Models of Existing Spaces in 1 Minute

Upcoming App Promises to Create Basic 3D Models of...

An upcoming app, named Walkabout Worlds, is hoping to drastically simplify the process of creating a 3D model of existing spaces. Designed as both a tool for turning 360 photographs into 3D models and for creating photographic 3D walkthroughs for... -
Houzz Tour: A Little House by the River in Tokyo (20 photos)

Houzz Tour: A Little House by the River in Tokyo (...

In Tokyo, one of the world?s most overcrowded cities, land is expensive and it is always difficult to find and buy an ideal plot. So building houses on difficult patches of land is not uncommon. At the same time, such challenges encourage Japanese... -
Superb Home Interior as Addition of the Gorgeous Facade and Architecture

Superb Home Interior as Addition of the Gorgeous F...

Superb home and awesome design of a house and fascinating interior are making this house wonderful. Every homeowner needs and wants a lovely house to call it home. And, everyone would be proud to call this one his property! A simple house facade and... -
Torteria San Cosme / Mexican Sandwich Shop by +tongtong

Torteria San Cosme / Mexican Sandwich Shop by +ton...

Multi-disciplinary studio +tongtong recently designed Torteria San Cosme, a Mexican sandwich shop in Toronto?s eclectic Kensington Market. Principal designer John Tong worked closely with his client... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my... -


Art or Architecture" 13 Projects That Blur The Boundary

Art or Architecture" 13 Projects That Blur Th...

Whether architecture is a form of art or not has often been a controversial topic of conversation within the architecture world. If one goes by the general definition of the word "art," architecture could potentially fit within the... -
Russian Monastery of St. Georg / Tchoban Voss Architekten

Russian Monastery of St. Georg / Tchoban Voss Arch...

This calm, secluded place in the midst of the Uckermark landscape seems to be perfect for a church construction: the idyllic village Götschendorf has only 200 inhabitants and is located on a lakeside, about one and a half hour drive from Berlin.... -
Smart Hacks Helping Architecture Students Cheat with “Their” Projects

Smart Hacks Helping Architecture Students Cheat wi...

Smart hacks are used everywhere, in order to help people in their work. People are always trying to simplify their work, to work faster and easier as possible. But, sometimes, especially the students are trying to make their work easier and... -
My Houzz: Serene Outdoor Sanctuary in New York (17 photos)

My Houzz: Serene Outdoor Sanctuary in New York (17...

Tom Hannigan Jr. and Carree Syrek have been on a four-year-long journey to bring the exterior of their 1952 home in New York back to life. When the couple bought the house, the roof and siding were in bad shape, deteriorating from dry rot and leaks.... -
Magical Textile Patterns by Klaus Haapaniemi

Magical Textile Patterns by Klaus Haapaniemi

The London-based, Finnish, design and lifestyle brand Klaus Haapaniemi was founded by Klaus Haapaniemi and Mia Wallenius in 2010. Their design approach is influenced by nature, Finnish folklore and traditional decorative arts with a modern twist.... -


12 Ways to Fill Your Built-In Planter (15 photos)

12 Ways to Fill Your Built-In Planter (15 photos)

Built-in planters are hardworking garden elements, often doubling as the backs of bench seats, acting as retaining walls for slopes or providing planting space on roof decks and terraces. However, it can be a bit tricky to figure out which plants... -
Art House 2.0 / Carol Kurth Architecture

Art House 2.0 / Carol Kurth Architecture

Nestled into a wooded property in Westchester, Art House 2.0 is an award-winning, new construction, modern passive solar house that showcases the clients? modern art and mid-century modern furniture... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my... -
12 Dynamic Buildings in South Korea Pushing the Brick Envelope

12 Dynamic Buildings in South Korea Pushing the Br...

Bricks are as old as the hills. An enduring element of architectural construction, brick has been a material of choice as far back as 7000BC. Through the centuries, bricks have built ancient empires in Turkey, Egypt, Rome and Greece. Exposed stock... -
Independent, Community Lead Initiative Looks at "Leftunder" Infrastructure Land in Melbourne

Independent, Community Lead Initiative Looks at &q...

With Melbourne?s contentious elevated rail project starting construction, an independent group has taken the opportunity to critique the way that this key piece of infrastructure is engaging with the public. The project, leftunder, is a platform for... -
The Hardworking Laundry Room: A Place for Brooms and Mops (11 photos)

The Hardworking Laundry Room: A Place for Brooms a...

Brooms and mops can be tough to store neatly and efficiently. Confession: My own usually wind up crammed next to my refrigerator, with everything falling down when I grab for one. They don?t fare much better leaning up against a wall in the... -
Reality and The Picture – Before ??And After the Construction

Reality and The Picture – Before ??And After...

Reality and render are excellent way of comparing the work of the architect with the final realization of the constructor workers. Having a beautiful plan, making an excellent architecture project doesn’t mean lovely finish as well. When there are... -
Wright & Wright's Lambeth Palace Library Consolidates Europe's Second Most Renowned Archive

Wright & Wright's Lambeth Palace Library Consolida...

Planning approval has been granted for the design of the first new building at Lambeth Palace in London for approximately 200 years ? a new library and archive designed by Wright & Wright Architects. The building is intended to protect the... -
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