While their popularity has dropped, the traditional dining room isn’t dead yet. Is this home feature still necessary in the modern household?
Building a stylish modern home has always been a dream for many, but the high costs involved often make it seem out of reach. However, there is a solution that can help you achieve your dream home without breaking the bank: kit homes. Kit homes offer an affordable and efficient way to build a beautiful modern home, and here are five points to consi...
ACDF Architecture, a progressive Canadian firm internationally recognized for designing a new generation of meaningful and impactful buildings, is proud to unveil the Apple Tree House, a family retreat located in the heart of Quebec’s Lanaudière region. On a private lot engulfed by dense boreal forest, the single-story glass house epitomizes ACDF’s...
Apple Tree House
This full gut remodel was realized for a design minded couple moving from New York back to LA. Making the transition back to sunny California, the couple had visions of keeping doors and windows open year-round. Self-proclaimed foodies, they were looking forward to weekend gatherings and being able to entertain inside and out.
Rancho Palos Verdes, California, USA
This pristine contemporary home is located on the west coast 90kms north of Cape Town bordered by a nature reserve adjoining the ocean. Sites like this don’t come much more spectacular. Taking full advantage of the ocean views and responding to the coastal dune context, Gavin Maddock describes it as ‘a glorious site’.
Pearl Bay Residence
MADDOCK (Design Firm)
Yzerfontein, Western Cape, South Africa
Interior design trends and transformation are the best ways to connect with your home. Learn these five effective ways to make your home feel modern.
Beyond is a contemporary setting for life and art, where the full comfort of a modern home is potently married to an elemental architecture drawn from its dramatic setting. Perched on the shoulders of Lion’s Head, the home, designed by SAOTA, springs from a steep hillside that drops off to the famous sequence of Clifton’s white beaches to the Twelv...
Clifton, Cape Town, South Africa
Adam Letch, Stefan Antoni
Both new and old houses alike can look a bit downcast and old-fashioned, even if they have recently been remodeled. Getting the modern look is not easy to achieve, and if it is not done correctly you could end up with mismatched spaces and different styles that do not complement each other.
Robin van Geenen (Cover image), Sanibell BV, Sidekix Media