Sustainable Wood Home on Great Barrier Island

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Sustainable design is important everywhere, but Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects took sustainability upon themselves with this Great Barrier home. Located on Great Barrier Island– just off the coast of New Zealand, this contemporary built residence also focuses on outdoor living as a main source of entertaining and daily life. Situated right in the midst of nature,…

Simply Raw 1820s Manor Home Floats Over a Creek

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Though New York is typically synonymous with the concrete jungle that it is, we love to see the more suburban side of this state. Tom Givone took this manor/farmhouse rebuild and extended the porch to float just over the edge of a perfect little creek. Originally built out in the 1800s, the history of this residence…

Sweet Little Austrian Vacation Spot on Stilts

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There aren’t too many vacation spots that can be as environmentally conscious as this one. In Austria is this tiny residence titled ‘House Ufogel‘ that showcases a unique design and sits on stilts and is situated to appear as if it is laying on its side. The peak where the roof would typically be is almost…

8 by 20 Foot Tiny Project Home Creation

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Located in Sebastopol of Sonoma County, California, a designer created his own home on wheels. This tiny home was created one of the smallest homes with the best uses of space we’ve seen. Alek Lisefski built his ‘tiny project‘ piece by piece over the course of a year. The interior features plenty of space saving designs,…

Cedar, Oak and Walnut Winter Home

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YH2 Architects put together this natural material based winter home, located in Quebec. with YH2 Being a Quebec based architecture firm, their ‘La Luge’ project is situated on a more private plot of land. Having a winer home out in this severe weather climate may not look like much until the actual setting is witnessed, and…

Contemporary Ga On Jai Home in South Korea

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South Korea‘s architecture can be a bit unconventional, but this home is a step above the rest. IROJE KHM Architects created this courtyard based residence after tearing down the former home and the end result is almost space age looking. The home takes up the entire site, with an internal courtyard providing the necessary outdoor areas….

Classic Modern Home in New Zealand

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Dorrington Architects & Associates created a beautifully crafted home in Auckland, New Zealand that’s got our heads turning. A more contemporary style of architecture melds with a comfortable interior that has a masculine yet family vibe. Titled ‘Godden Cres’ this home is a space that’s created from multiple blocks that include interior spaces of all types….

Square Normandy Home by Beckmann N’Thépé

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Normandy, France, is known for the coastal vibes and beautiful greenery. This particular space almost detracts from the beauty of the surrounding nature with its dark and boxy appeal. Architects Beckmann N’Thépé created the home as a vacation spot for a family that functions just like a regular dwelling. The exterior facade is simple and clean,…

$11,000 Built Forest House in Oregon

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Oregon can be a gorgeous choice of places to live if the outdoors is an appealing lifestyle. Beyond the outdoor activities, having a green home that’s just as close to the great outdoors can feel like a great feat. The R-evolution Gardens home is situated on a farm that promotes nothing but sustainable living. For a…

Art Filled Colombian Indoor Outdoor Home

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Homes with the caliber of this indoor-outdoor type space are far and few between. But this Colombian residence by GM Arquitectos incorporates a large art collection while retaining a family friendly vibe. Sitting at almost 5,400 square feet, this home is simply unsuspecting from the outside. The exterior facade is a square shaped unit with bamboo…