Imagine living in a home surrounded by green landscape flanked by trees on all sides. This 1,937 square foot residence embodies all of those traits:
Designed by Polish architects KWK Promes, the idea was to create some space for a small recording studio and a conservatory. The decided to link the ground floor with the grassy roof through an “incision” in the green plane and “bending” the incised fragment down. The roof was then transformed into a type of sanctuary, as the only way to reach it was through the interior of the house.
The likelihood is you love your radiators – especially at this time of year. Who doesn’t? They’re the things that keep us warm – and thus going – during these cold, dark, winter months. So when one of them starts to develop a noisy quirk (a whistle, a tick or even a bang), it’s concerning. There may not be that much wrong, though; meaning that if something needs fixing you’ll be able to do it yourself… Read more
To some, choosing bedroom furniture is no different than shopping for any other room of the home. But is that necessarily the case? Think about it; living rooms are for unwinding, dining rooms for entertaining, and sure, there’s no reason that they shouldn’t be finely appointed. But the bedroom – the soul soothing sanctuary that welcomes you at the end of a long day – is surely worthy of just a little bit more consideration than the rest of the house. So how do you go about choosing the right décor for a room responsible for your rejuvenation, a room that you’ll literally spend more than a third of your life in? Read more
Ever wondered how much your house is worth? You may want to figure out the value of your house even if you aren’t looking to sell or redecorate. Sometimes it just helps to learn how the professionals do it so you can be sure you’re getting the right price.Here’s the inside secret to valuing your house like a professional: Read more