All posts with tag:wood

This house 60 kilometers from Paris provides its owners with the possibility to experience country life not far from the capital. The structure was built just a couple of years ago, but old materials were used in the decoration, which gives the impression that the cottage is already a good hundred years old. The interiors…

This home in Pal Alto, San Francisco has been designed with great respect for the surrounding nature and places. It does not draw all attention to itself, but organically fits into the local landscape and aesthetics. The building is surrounded by plants on all sides, and this closeness to nature became the starting point for…

Outside, this building in the Netherlands has retained the original appearance of an old barn – it used to be a cowshed, but now it is a bright modern home with a beautiful spiral staircase. Most of the 240 sqm is distributed on the ground floor. This is a living room, kitchen, dining room and…

Small spaces, as a rule, are of great interest from a design point of view, because designers need to manage to place the maximum in a limited interior – hence the original solutions and non-standard techniques. In this Swedish apartment, created for a single living, we can observe interesting zoning: a low wooden partition with…

From the outside, this house in Canada looks conservative: brickwork, symmetrical windows with white shutters and neat flower beds. But the patio is a modern multi-level space with interesting landscaping. A similar contrast is visible in the interiors, where classic wood paneling and a grand staircase coexist with minimalist furniture, glass and concrete floors. Thus,…

Green hills, small bays, and scenic hiking trails: all these beauties can be admired by the owners of this home in New Zealand. The architects designed a simple yet functional home that blends seamlessly with the local landscape. In shape, it resembles old barns or local farmhouses, but is executed in a modern manner. The…

This home on Vinalhaven Island, Maine, is not the permanent residence to the owner’s family, but they come here regularly throughout the year. In summer, on the bay, which is located just a hundred meters from the house, you can sail by boat, and in winter – walk in the forest and enjoy the sea…

For several years now, natural materials and shades have been the main trend in interior design, and fortunately, it will definitely not end soon. Leading global brands and smaller companies in their new collections now necessarily include at least a few products in the style of ‘natural minimalism’, and some even completely switch to such…

The Pensao Agricola Hotel in Algarve region in southern Portugal has just five rooms. Guests come here not only for an interesting location (the hotel is located between the sea and the mountains) or impressive interiors, but also because they want to live in a place with an interesting history. Previously, a post office and…