Open shelving is an easy, and usually inexpensive, way to update your space. Open shelving in kitchens seems to divide people into two camps: those who love the look (that would be us) and those who think open shelves attract dust and require too much editing.  Open shelving is beautiful, but I’d really love a few cabinets to hide the ugly dishes in” camp. So we’ve gathered some inspiration for all you: a whole bunch of beautiful kitchens that combine […]

The world’s largest indoor farm was designed by Shigeharu Shimamura,CEO of Mirai Co. Discovered on Inhabitat, the farm is nearly half the size of a football field (25,000 square feet) and is built in Kashiwa, Chiba Prefecture, Japan.  Using 17,500 LED Lights, Shimamura has created one efficient ecosystem. He’s able to grow lettuce two-and-a-half times faster than a conventional outdoor farm AND he’s cut waste down to just 10%. Using cultivation racks the current system uses just 1 percent of the […]

Surrounded by pine trees and nestled beside a lake, the east-facing back porch offers unrivaled views of the sunrise. The home, designed by Pursley Dixon Architects  is situated amid the state’s iconic palms and freshwater creeks. One of the home’s most exquisite elements is a large porch - where visitors can relax, converse and enjoy the idyllic views of the May River. The simple materials of brick, board-and-batten, and tin roofing are humble, yet configured to create spaces with gorgeous proportions. […]

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People invest in hot tubs for many reasons, some of which include escaping the biting cold of winter and making their house into a party pad. I mean, what great party movie have you seen that didn’t include a pool or hot tub scene? Regardless of why you have one, I bet you haven’t considered all of the health benefits that you can enjoy from a good, hot soak. Now let’s look at another 5 Reasons Your Hot Tub is Good […]

Executed by Details A Design Firm, Galatea is a gorgeous luxury home displaying a unique contemporary style in Corona del Mar, California, USA. Contemporary clean lines meet earthy shades of colour, giving birth to an elegant space, filled with warmth and rich decorations. Clear strains mix with heat tones to create a delicate modern decor. The house opens to the landscape. Large expanses of glazing enable panoramic views from the open space living room. A significant amount of personal items adorn […]

The domestic sink can take on many different forms, from a traditional round bowl basin to a sharp-edged shallow twin user trough. For today, we found some inspirations for an Appealing Wooden Bathroom Design, including ecologically friendly ideas, integrated systems and cunningly concealed designs. Luxurious And Dramatic Wooden Bathtubs Make A Bold Visual Statement The most fascinating bathtub of all. Its wide rim and the overflow integrated therein enable the tub to be filled brimful. Excess water will then gurgle pleasantly away between the […]

Designed by Architype3d, Cocoon reminds that nature is not just a place to visit… it is home. Homes absorbed into nature, fully dedicated to the active lifestyle of nature lovers. A development of 55 villaments, set in 4 acres by the River Periyar in Mudikal, Aluva. The entire property is arranged on the side of the hill, in a terraced design, with each level unfolding beneath the other, which makes the unique terrain its main highlight. Cocoon HD from Rahul […]

If you are looking for inspiration in garden designs, you have come to the right place. This post gathers quite a few landscaping ideas that can get you started in planning the garden you’ve always dreamed about. In this post, Top 10 Most Amazing Houses with Garden Presented on Designrulz, you will find a variety of garden styles in the photos below, all you have to do is pick your favorite and begin further research. Remember that by clicking on […]

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At Andaz West Hollywood the most sophisticated things are also the most simple. Located on Hollywood’s Sunset Strip, and true to the Andaz Brand, the hotel is committed to incorporating local area culture throughout its private and social spaces, and in this case that translates itself through art installations and spontaneous performances from some of LA’s most acclaimed artists and musicians. Andaz West Hollywood is a fresh face on Los Angeles’ famed Sunset Strip that offers innovative service and attention to […]

Designed by Bates Masi + Architects LLC, the waterfront site of an existing 1970’s kit house overlooks layers of wetlands to an estuary, the bay, and the ocean. The client set the parameters of keeping the existing structure while doubling the size of the house with an addition. The existing structure consists of glulam post and beam construction connected with steel plates.  The architect chose to clearly identify the existing system of the house and create a dialogue with a […]