Category Archives: Home Design

Awesome Outdoor Kitchen Designs and Ideas

You know, not too long ago the only spaces in your home that you had to worry about designing were those that are inside. But, that’s simply not the case anymore. Even in the coldest climates, homeowners are paying an increasing amount of attention to the design of their outdoor living spaces. Truthfully, it’s for…
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The Most Common Hazardous Household Chemicals

Did you know that every day in your home you come in contact with toxic and hazardous chemicals? If you don’t pay attention and make a concerted effort, it’s almost impossible to avoid this stuff. Let’s look at the most common household chemicals, and what you can do to reduce your exposure and susceptibility to…
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The Pond House by Holly & Smith Architects

Located on the coast of a pond at Ten Oaks Farm in Louisiana, The Pond House is a sustainable home designed by Louisiana’s Holly And Smith Architects. The residence seamlessly blends in with its serene and natural surroundings. Its natural look along with its views of the calming pond lined with towering oak trees is…
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Use The Roof To Create Your Missing Garden

Use The Roof To Create Your Missing Garden! Humans have grown plants atop since antiquity. Besides the decorative benefit, roof plantings may provide food, temperature control, hydrological benefits, architectural enhancement, and recreational opportunities. The project we present today uses the roof of a newly designed top floor to create the ‘missing garden’ for its community. We are also…
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Positive and Comfortable Yellow Rooms

Let the sun’s shine in your soul and decorate your room to create a lively feeling. Yellow, a color that reminds us of the wonderful summer days, make the room look warm, attractive and provide a bright display. You could start fine with accessories such as tables, chairs, cabinets, lamp shades, cushions and throws, artwork…
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Floating Fennell House – Another R.H. Oshat’z Masterpiece

There's something so romantic about living waterside. Waking up to a dramatic view, whether from the banks of a lake, ocean, river, or even a tiny brook, always seems to have a soothing effect on the soul. One way to amp up the romance is to take the dwelling off the shore and put it…
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Children Room Decoration – Teen Bedroom Tips

During their late teens, children need new and different space in their room to make them feel happy at home. As a parent, you need to think about effective children room decoration. When your children are entering the end of their teen age, it’s normal if they need more space for themselves and they would…
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Sebastopol Residence by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

Sebastopol Residence by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects have designed a home in Sebastopol, California. Full description after the photos…. Designed for two graphic designers, this house bridges between two stands of redwood trees, with the northern window wall facing out to the expansive view. Decks located at either end of the…
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Futuristic Elastica Residence by Cadence Architects

Cadence Architects built the Elastica Residence in Bangalore, India, and it’s a timewarp to say the least. At first glance we weren't sure if it was a 1960s penthouse or a supremely modish homage to one. Looking like the set of a sci-fi film, the ultramodern Elastica residence in Bangalore, India is pretty much what we…
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Castlecrag House by Greenbox Architecture

Based in Sydney, Australia, Greenbox Architecture delivers design led responsible solutions in Architecture, Interior Design and Urban Design on projects throughout the Asia Pacific Region. Greenbox’s latest project is the Castlecrag House which is a contemporary two-story cabin that is located in Sydney’s lush countryside. Blending contemporary and rustic elements, the residence boasts an angular and wood-paneled upper level that protrudes…
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5 Best Plants for Green Bathroom

Green is in--and not just as a paint color. The latest, coolest bathroom trend is sure to please the gardeners and plant lovers out there: the green bathroom. Green bathrooms are making the rounds in magazines and design websites, featuring full green walls or small natural touches like a hanging flower pot or a fern…
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About Smoke Woods for Grilling

When it comes to barbecue, there are myriad grills and multiple fuel sources one can use to make that succulent smoked deliciousness. These include ceramic cookers, offset grills, vertical smokers, gassers, and kettles. Fuel sources run the gamut from electric, charcoal, propane, natural gas, stick burners, and on and on. But the one constant that…
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100% Organic: Amazing Eco Friendly Lodge in Romania

Do you need one more reason to visit Romania? Well, we suggest this amazing eco friendly lodge: The Valley of the Fairies Lodge which was built only with clay, wood, sand, stone and hay. The Valley of the Fairies Lodge in located near Sibiu, Romania. So, if you look to re-create the beloved fairy tale…
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Beautiful Kitchen Design

If you're looking for a new kitchen design, the best kitchen ideas come from beautiful pictures. Clever storage, lighting and palette will play a vital role in making a small kitchen feel larger. If you have more space to play with consider additional features such as kitchen islands and peninsula units, butcher’s blocks, glazed wall…
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Reading Nook – When You Need an Escape

Although some people claim that they can read anywhere, anytime, we all know that a comfortable, well lit, soft spot is ideal. On a blanket in a park is one such perfect spot; on dry, spongy moss, under a tree, is another good location. But what happens if you're a city dweller (or not even!),…
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How To Get Rid of Moths With Natural Repellents

How To Get Rid of Moths With Natural Repellents Mothballs are made from paradichlorobenzene and can cause all kinds of health problems including damage to liver and kidneys. They’re especially hazardous to children if swallowed–and they don’t smell all that good either. Here are a few items you can use to help protect items naturally:…
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