This gorgeous home in the Hollywood Hills was designed by LA based XTEN
Architecture. This spacious property is aptly named 'Open House' based
on the ventilation system where every level of the house is open to
capture the prevailing breezes, which passively ventilate and cool the
One of the challenging factors in the creation of this piece was the hill's sharp slope of which the residence embeds.
Each elevation of the house opens up into nature, erasing the boundaries
between indoors and outdoors while connecting the spaces to gardens and
terraces on three levels.
The structure and detailing of the house is more complex than it
appears. Extensive grading and terraced retaining walls were developed
to extend the first floor living level into the hillside and to create a
garden terraces on each level.
What if your house could transform and shape-shift based on your preference? This house can do such a thing and it is called the Sharifi-ha House. Designed by Iranian architects at next office, this home in Tehran is engineered to be as flexible as you can imagine. Read more
Luxury fashion house Fendi announced its plan to open the Chateau Ocean Condominiums in Miami, partnering with the Chateau Group. It will house 60 condos between 3,400 and 7,000 square feet on 12 equally spaced floors. Check out some pictures below: Read more
Where people prefer to keep every room in their house tidy and attractive, they should take care and maintain their bathrooms as well. This post is going to present some amazing and distinctive themes for bathroom to make this place equally attractive and unique. Read more