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Around the World: Intricate Geometry in Portugal

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Oct 31, 2013

A white silhouette with an intricate geometry can be spotted in the town of Lagos, Algarve, Portugal. Colunata House is defined by an edgy architecture, envisioned by Portuguese architect Mario Martins to conquer the rocky... Continue reading

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10 Creative Faux Finish Ideas for Your Bare Walls

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Oct 29, 2013

If you are like most homeowners you’re trying to think of a creative way to transform your bare walls into something spectacular, right? Faux finishing is the art of using painting methods to give an... Continue reading

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House Envy: Dramatic Landscape in Big Sur, California

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Oct 15, 2013

Set in a rough, yet spectacular landscape, with a neighboring 250-foot drop to the Pacific Ocean, Fall House by Fougeron Architecture is a one-of-a-kind vacation retreat: “The long, thin volume of the house conforms to... Continue reading

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House Envy: Stylish All-White Residential Project

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Oct 03, 2013

Located near Palma de Mallorca’s city centre (Spain), Casa 212 is a fantastic rectangular-shaped house, a project designed by Alfonso Reina. A clean all-white exterior impresses the viewer from the first glace. The house looks... Continue reading

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House Envy: Opulent Peruvian Home Built Around a Courtyard

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Sep 23, 2013

Courtesy of Juan Solano Boasting a total surface of 905 square meters, La Planicie House developed by Oscar Gonzalez-Moix in La Molina District, Peru is a modern indoor-outdoor interplay of living areas. The brief of... Continue reading

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10 Landscaping Mistakes Not to Make This Fall

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Sep 18, 2013

Autumn is the perfect time to sit back and let nature put on a display in your outdoor home. From the leaves changing colors to the cooler temperatures, fall all about taking advantage of everything... Continue reading

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House Envy: Modern Extension on an Australian Heritage Home

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Sep 17, 2013

Courtesy of Rolf Ockert Design The architecture team at Rolf Ockert Design completed the development of a modern extension to a heritage dwelling in Sydney. The project, entitled 46 North Avenue, aimed to provide additional... Continue reading

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House Envy: The Red Nuances of the Chatsworth House

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Sep 17, 2013

Courtesy of Cambuild The Chatsworth house impressed us with its vibrant red nuances that come to complete a nicely neutral décor, breaking the monotony and order. It is a custom-built luxury home, designed and constructed... Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why Upsizing Could be a Bad Idea

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Sep 09, 2013

Before you decide to upsize your home – weigh all the options When you ask most homeowners what their dream home looks like in their head, it's usually a large home on a sprawling estate... Continue reading

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10 Most Common Decorating Mistakes to Avoid

By Micle Mihai-Cristian on Sep 07, 2013

A few small tweaks to your space can make all the difference. Knowing right from wrong can transpire a cramped and chaotic space into one that is organized and tranquil, can create a sense of... Continue reading