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How To Turn Your Kitchen Into An Industrial Design Masterpiece

These days, urban spaces are being defined with bold statement interior design. Industrial design in particular has made its way up the leader board in the world of kitchen design. And it’s looking exceptionally stylish. If you’re wondering what to do with your city kitchen that has seen better days, bringing it into the 21st century with an urban chic theme is definitely a smart move. Read More

1960’s Bungalow Altered Into A Hypnotic Coastal Home With An Amazing View

Sometimes it is all about the view and a home has to live up to the scenic backdrop it sits in! Set on the idyllic coast of South Hams, England, this exquisite modern residence was once an old bungalow that was in need of an urgent and refreshing transformation. A task gleefully taken up by Woodford Architecture and Interiors, the 1960’s structure is now a bright, cheerful and modern home that embraces its coastal roots in a serene fashion. And it is undoubtedly the fabulous view outside that makes this breezy Coastal Home even more special as one enjoy privileged views of Burgh Island and the quiet village of Bigbury-on-Sea. Read More

24 Fun Ideas Bringing The Christmas Spirit Into Your Kitchen

As we know, we are only one month away until Christmas Eve, and now is the right time to start to preparing for the Christmas party. Christmas is always the most happiest time to decorate your home. Every year we try to outdo ourselves in decorating holiday home that would instantly catch our guests’ eyes. […]

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Chernobyl Arch Slides Into Place, Containing Site’s Radioactivity

In the days after a nuclear reactor exploded at the Chernobyl power plant in Ukraine, workers rushed to entomb the site’s radioactive ruins in 7,700 tons of metal and more than 14 million cubic feet of concrete. But after thirty years, the corroding “sarcophagus” needs to be covered in a containment structure of its own. Read More

First Prefab Passive House From EcoCor Goes Into Production

The last time we checked in with Maine housing startup EcoCor, the company just launched a partnership with Richard Pedranti Architects (RPA) to offer a series of prefab homes built to rigorous Passive House standards for energy efficiency. A few months later, EcoCor’s first build is well underway. Read More

Smart Design Turns This Heritage Cottage Into An Eco-Friendly Modern Home

There are plenty of occasions when we have seen a dreary heritage home being transformed into a stylish contemporary residence that retains the charm of the original construction. But it is rare to find one of these classic homes being altered into a modern house that is also energy-savvy and planet-friendly. Revamped and extended by Tziallas Omeara Architecture Studio, the Bundaroo House in Bowral, Australia is one such rare gem that utilizes green technology and smart design to alter its existing ambiance and become effectively a zero-energy home! Read More

Congested Upholsterer’s Workshop In London Altered Into Multi-Level Modern Home

It is one thing to turn to the adaptive reuse of old structures and transform an abandoned warehouse or an aged church into a beautiful modern home. But this task becomes even more challenging when an old upholsterer’s workshop that is just 12m X 3.7m needs to be altered into an inviting contemporary residence. It is Kirkwood McCarthy who managed to pull off this challenging makeover as they went about revamping, upgrading and giving Winkley Workshop in London a whole new lease on life! The conversion is truly amazing, with the new three-story, two-bedroom house making the most of every inch of space on offer. Read More

Old Fire Station Turned Into Dashing Modern Industrial Loft In Montreal

Turning an old apartment in an industrial setting that was originally built to serve as a fire station is a challenging task that demands a sensitive balance between past and present. Nestled in a cozy neighborhood of Old Montreal, this stylish loft apartment was transformed by Manon Bélanger by combining its inimitable past and industrial charm with modern aesthetics and comfy décor. The result is a distinctly masculine space that delights you with a wide array of textures ranging from exposed brick walls to stainless steel surfaces and warm wooden tones. Read More

Nifty Conversion Alters Old Beauty Salon In Tokyo Into A Charming Modern Hostel

Adaptive reuse of old structures is undoubtedly the best way to save both time and resources even while carefully preserving a part of history and heritage that might be otherwise lost forever. Nestled in the busy Akabane neighborhood of Tokyo, Japan, Hotel ICHINICHI is a modest hostel and resting place for travelers who wish to go back to a time when Tokyo was still untouched by the modern razzmatazz. A building that once housed a beauty salon, a few offices and employee quarters was neglect for years before Aida Atelier converted it into a bold and exclusive hostel where space-savvy design holds sway. Read More