Maison 51: Contemporary Structure In The Heart Of France
Apr 02, 2010 17:33
Maison 51 is a modern home situated in a central district of Bordeaux, France. Designed by FABRE/deMARIEN architectes, Its compact shape and seemingly cold exterior is in fact a cozy contemporary home with a look that adds a dash of modernity to the neighbourhood:
The black and white contrast given by the window borders and the painted walls yet again contrasts with the fun mixture of colors that delve within the interior. Windows of the home vary depending on their location, with some of them located at entrance doors or connecting the rooms with the balconies, and the others have the common functionality of providing light and airing when needed. The best spot to chill would have to be the patio and the private garden which makes for an ideal relaxation space.
Someday, you'll make it big enough to be able to afford a house like in the gallery below. But even if you don't, they're really the kind you can steal a lot of design inspiration from. A home isn't a home just because it's big. Check out the gallery below: Read more
It might not be one of your favourite jobs to do about the house or the office, but you’d be surprised at how much clean windows can make a difference when it comes to letting it light and sun. Read more
I don’t want to judge, but those people that dedicate their entire lives to building a perfect property are absolutely mad. I can’t be the only one that sees the prospect of cleaning the drains as an absolute pain in the backside, especially in the summer months. For me, necking into a cold drink in the nearest beer garden is a far better proposition. Read more