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Anyone building a dream home is likely to tell you there is no better luxury element in a living room than a fireplace. Are you having problems coming up with design ideas for your fireplace? If you are looking to allure nature indoors, installing a stone fireplace could be a step in the right direction. For today we gather some great ideas of 10 Examples Of Contemporary Fireplace Surrounds. So …let’s take a look at these beautiful fireplaces, they are a […]

Posted in  Decodesign

Chauriye Stäger Architects have designed the Corredor House, a home near Santiago, Chile.  Facing the breath-taking mountain range of the Andes towards the South and the East, and looking onto a rolling, luxuriant valley of almond trees to the West, the house is located eastward next to a water reservoir, which has become an integral part of the surrounding landscape.  Composed of two solid blocks, each with a second floor, the building centers around an internal void, and connects mid-floor […]

Located within a private oceanfront community, Bates Masi Architects have designed a home for a young couple in East Hampton, New York, that would accommodate their growing family and reflect their modern lifestyle. In other words, the clients wanted a transparent residence beautifully surrounded by gardens. The clients desired a modern home that would fit within it’s historic context while embracing the modest scale of the property. As you enter, you are greeted by an open-plan kitchen, dining and relaxation zone, which acts as […]

The vision for Indura Beach and Golf Resort is to create an ultimate destination resort for the sophisticated adventurer, while respecting and preserving the environment and natural beauty of the land. Nestled between the Caribbean Sea and Jeannette Kawas National Park, Indura Beach and Golf Resort is located on Bahia de Tela – the northern coast of Honduras. Providing every possible amenity, the visionaries of this luxurious “new frontier” remain ever-mindful of its cultural ancestry, abundant wildlife and tranquil natural setting. Tucked between […]

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Adventure tourism company Natura Vive, have created the Skylodge Adventure Suites, a group of three hanging transparent suites on the side of a mountain in the Sacred Valley of Cuzco, Peru. Natura Vive created an amazing “mountain adventure” for people without any experience. You can try their 7 zipwires (ziplines) or climb a rock face with the via ferrata and then zipline the mountain. Or better, imagine one night at 400 mt closer to the stars, in Skylodge Adventure Suites. Have […]

Located in Lisbon, Portugal, the architects, André Espinho Arquitectura tried to enhance the experience of inhabiting the intrinsic features of the new and the old, in order to keep the most of the building´s character and expression also in the articulation of its interior space. Also known as Hello Lisbon Castello, the property, wich was in great state of degradation, is located in the current parish of St. Maria Maior, Lisbon, which is integrated in Level II of Archaeological Value Areas. The […]

Leelavadee at Samsara is a beautiful villa in Phuket, Thailand. It has four bedrooms in total, all of which have an unobscured view of the ocean. Three of the rooms have en-suite facilities and all are air conditioned to ensure a comfortable night’s sleep. The master bedroom has its own private veranda with heated jet tub for the ultimate in vacation relaxation. The large terrace with its beautiful wooden table, lounge and bar facing the pool. So you can relax in peace on the […]

Start your stay at Podere Cecilia with a tour of the property, a Tuscan-style welcome dinner, and Prosecco toast with your hosts. This villa was restored in 2010 with state-of-the-art building systems such as a ventilated roof and insulated fixtures. The Villa living room opens to a spacious terraced pergola with a large wraught-iron table to accommodate up to 11-13 guests for al fresco dining. A wood fired stone BBQ and pizza oven are also available for family cook outs and […]

In honor of the summer travel season, we’ve collected 8 modern getaways or idyllic vacation homes that anyone would love to live in. From Argentina to New Zealand to Greece, all these modern getaways are amazing!  Enjoy our article and you can also view Top 10 Most Beautiful Beach Houses Across the World Presented on Designrulz and Top 10 Luxury Vacation Destinations Presented on DesignRulz. African Dream Desert Vacation: Wolwedans Dunes Lodge, Namibia Namibia has a reputation for delivering friendly hospitality and good quality […]

Completed in 2011, the two-story Plane House—a wordplay riffing on its simplicity and strong,  horizontal lines—now caters to what Konstantinos calls two “speeds” of life. Designed by k-studio, the Plane House is an idyllic vacation home perched on a mountain on the Greek island of Skiathos. It was a hugely personal and collaborative project between the Mourtzouchoses and another set of brothers, their architect buddies, Dimitris and Konstantinos Karampatakis, of Athens’s K-Studio. “I’ve followed his career closely,” says Achilleas of […]

Before the conversion this building was inhabited for over two decades. It was protected with a provisory roof against decay, but it needed a complete renovation to be adapted to the contemporary needs of comfort. The stone walls were mainly maintained, just the joints had to be remade. The isolation is applied at the inside of the walls. All wooden beam floors were replaced with concrete floors, which reinforce the old walls additionally. The original substance of this historic stone house, […]

NatureHumaine have recently completed the redesign and extension of a house in Montreal, Canada. The clients had outgrown their 1920’s house on a large lot on Montreal’s south shore. According to the architects, their clients wanted a contemporary extension that would harmonize with their existing house and highlight and expose the structural brick. Providing the family with more space and having this additional space organized into two intertwining volumes, the home surprises with stunning details.  The existing house and the extension […]

Are you looking for stylish ways to recreate this summer? Then, the gallery below gives you a helpful hand showing 16 trendy armchairs & lounges designed to boost comfort and wellbeing. Colourful, extravagant, original and, most of all, functional, the items convince you in a second that life is beautiful! From fluffy puffs and comfortable swing seats to wooden chaise loungers and modular stools, the collection with modern lounge furniture can satisfy any taste. Explore them step by step and visit […]

Posted in  Chairdesign

Chorus is a residential project completed by Ganna Design in 2014. The stylish apartment in Taipei City, Taiwan is described as a familiar space, full of memories, yet with a happy new look. Once you enter, you are greeted by a ceiling height of three meters, setting the tone for a spacious tiny home. This thirty-year old house with mezzanine was the place where one of the inhabitants enjoyed beautiful years of childhood, so it was important to preserve these […]

Posted in  Apartmentsdesign

Located in Israel, the Stone House Conversion is a remodeling project carried out by Henkin Shavit Architecture & Design. It covers an area of 1,614.6 square feet. The house is an old stone building, built in the shape of the Hebrew letter “Chet” , surrounding and inner courtyard. In its original layout, it contains five levels: the wine cellar level, 3 residential levels and the upper level – balconies and outer spaces. The planning concept included values of both preservation and renewal, while […]

Perched in the high elevation Dye Cabin neighborhood, this expanded 5 Bedroom Russell floorpan sits on the most desired homesite 15 at the end of the prestigious address of Alice Court. If “big view” is at the top of your must haves, then please place this cabin on your short list of homes to see in Promontory. Besides the cabin to the left of the site, your closest neighbors are the wildlife of the Park City mountains. There is a […]