How to Make Your Old Home More Energy Efficient

How to Make Your Old Home More Energy Efficient

Old homes exude character and charm, but they’re not always the most efficient properties to live in. In fact, owning a period property could be more expensive than you first realized. Not only are there the ...
Viadutos Apartment by Vão Arquitetura, São Paulo

Viadutos Apartment by Vão Arquitetura, São Paulo

Floating furniture suspended from the ceiling separate the functional areas inside this apartment recently refurbished by in São Paulo by local practice Vão Arquitetura. To increase the feeling of amplitude w...
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5 Styles of Wood and How to Use Them In Your Home

Wood can be a great material to use in your home. Whether you want your house to look rustic and cozy, sophisticated and sleek, traditional and classy, or bohemian and fun, you can achieve all of these looks an...
Saint-Laurent Apartment by Atelier Barda

Saint-Laurent Apartment by Atelier Barda

The Saint-Laurent apartment is located in Montreal’s Mile End district, the heart of the city’s vibrant arts scene. Local practice Atelier Barda has been commissioned to redesign this 1150 sq. ft. space,...
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UNStudio Completes Raffles City Hangzhou Urban Hub

Dutch firm UNStudio has completed a mixed-use complex in the Chinese city of Hangzhou that accommodates a hotel, offices, apartments and shops, within two streamlined towers set atop a podium and landscaped pla...
Cirqua Apartments in Melbourne by BKK Architects

Cirqua Apartments in Melbourne by BKK Architects

Described by BKK Architects as a contemporary reinterpretation of “local, historical housing types,” Cirqua Apartments weave new and obscure formal elements into an established residential neighbourhood in ...
The Apartment for Přemek by Atelier 111 Architekti

The Apartment for Přemek by Atelier 111 Architekti

Designed by Czech studio Atelier 111 Architekti, the Apartment for Přemek, is the renovation project of this 1930s home in Vršovice, Prague. The design team was tasked with combining two separate flats to ...
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i29 Turns Amsterdam Flat into a Spacious Loft

A former rental apartment in de Pijp, Amsterdam, has been transformed by local practice i29 interior architects into a fresh and spacious loft. Originally, the apartment had many rooms and scarce daylight. The ...

How to Get a Winter Vacation Rental on the Cheap

From cute log cabins to floor level condos by the beach, there are lots of places you can rent a lovely home for the winter. If you’re retired, or just have the opportunity to go on an extended trip, winter c...
Photographer's Loft in New York by Desai Chia Architecture

Photographer’s Loft in New York by Desai Chia

Desai Chia Architecture designed this minimal loft apartment for a New York-based photographer who was seeking a "serene" live-work environment. The 5,000 square foot industrial space was fully renovated to inc...
Aspen Apartment by Ambidestro, Porto Alegre

Aspen Apartment by Ambidestro, Porto Alegre

Designed to be the home of the contemporary man, the Aspen Apartment is the latest completed project of the Ambidestro Arquitetura office in Porto Alegre, Brazil. With the smallest detail in mind, the apartmen...
Marcante-Testa Refurbishes 150 sqm Apartment in Milan

Marcante-Testa Refurbishes 150 sqm Apartment in Milan

Turin-based architects Andrea Marcante and Adelaide Testa have recently refurbished a 150 sqm apartment in Milan, facing a lush internal garden. The visual relationship with nature was the guiding motivati...
Marcante Testa Revamp 19th-Century Apartment in Venice

Marcante Testa Revamp 19th-Century Apartment in Venice

The latest project by Andrea Marcante and Adelaide Testa is in the most decorated city in the world, where an extraordinary architectural past struggles to absorb contemporary developments: a project for the r...
Yael Perry Renovates 42 sqm Flat in Tel-Aviv

Yael Perry Renovates 42 sqm Flat in Tel-Aviv

This 42 sqm skinny apartment, located in the heart of Tel-Aviv, has been transformed by Interior designer Yael Perry into a minimalist white bright space. Conceived as an holiday home town for a family who li...