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The CasiTa in Phoenix Comes With Huge Pivoting Glass Door

By • Apr 15, 2021

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The Casita House in Phoenix, United States stands out thanks to its modern design and attention to detail. It's a beautiful home that's not massive, yet plenty spacious, created by the architects at The Ranch Mine.

The Zapote House in Mexico, an Oasis Within a City

By • Apr 13, 2021

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Built in 2018, this 615 square meters home in Merida, Mexico, is unassuming from the streets, but a real oasis once you step through the gate.

Dream Home With Sliding Wall Comes With a Pool in Comporta, Portugal

By • Apr 7, 2021

Situated in an oceanside paradise in Portugal, this Comporta home is absolutely stunning; the perfect mix between comfort, luxury, and everything that makes a beach house idyllic, even if not necessarily on the side of the Ocean.

Top 5 Things To Improve Your Property When Renting 

By • Apr 2, 2021

What are the tenant's expectations from a living space

For a successful and peaceful living arrangement, it is very important for a tenant and the landlord to be in sync and respect the expectations they have of each other. A landlord looks for an honorable tenant who is responsible and financially stable and likely to be able to pay rent on time.

Glass and Timber Home in Germany Offers Amazing Hillside Views

By • Apr 1, 2021

Down into the idyllic town of Margrethausen in the Albstadt district in Germany, we find a beautiful home that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and neighborhood.

Boathouse Doubles As Cozy Home on Lake Joseph

By • Mar 29, 2021

When you live by the lake, you need to mix in the useful with the beautiful. This striking home made sure to do just that by doubling as a boathouse.

Stylish Apartment in Vietnam Highlights Massive Open Space with Wall to Wall Windows

By • Mar 25, 2021

In the heart of Hanoi, Vietnam, lies the Eurowindow building, a fabulous tower with glass windows that's full of little gems like this eye-catching apartment.

Vacation Home Perfectly Blended In with Nature in Iceland

By • Mar 22, 2021

Perfectly nestled in the hills of Selfoss, Iceland, this holiday home is breathtaking. Private, environmentally-friendly, masterfully blended in with the surroundings, this home is inspiring.

Here’s Why You Might Sleep Better on a Latex Mattress

By • Jan 21, 2021

Sleep Better on a Latex Mattress

Natural latex has become a popular material choice for organic mattresses, and it’s not hard to see why. It’s antibacterial, antifungal, and resistant to dust mites. It’s breathable, comfortable, soft and springy, but still provides the support you need to wake up feeling refreshed and not stiff or in pain. If you buy the right kind of natural latex mattress, you can avoid synthetic chemicals altogether and improve your family’s health in the long term. And, it lasts forever compared to conventional mattresses.

Tips for Creating an Energy-Efficient Kitchen 

By • Jan 21, 2021

In recent years, many households have started thinking about their respective carbon footprints. With climate change ravaging the globe and its effects becoming impossible to ignore, a growing number of families have begun taking active measures against needless energy use. As the primary dining and congregation area in many homes, the kitchen consumes a fair amount of unnecessary power and resources. So, if you’re currently mulling a kitchen remodel, you’d be wise to make energy-efficiency one of your top priorities. When setting out to create a greener kitchen, the following tips are sure to serve you well.

Extensive Two-Year Remodel Transforms this Texas Home from Early 90’s

By • Nov 2, 2020

Texas is a land that is renowned for all things ‘big’ and when it comes to expansive homes and villas, the state holds true to its motto! Designed originally by David Shiflet in 1992, this exquisite Texas home was painstakingly revamped and remodeled by Mark Ashby Design to usher in an air of modern minimalism. In its new avatar, the large home feels both relaxing and captivating.

Dilapidated Old Home in Mallorca Gets a Smart Budget Makeover

By • Oct 28, 2020

Giving the old a new lease of life is a difficult task at the best of times. It gets harder when you are doing it on a tight budget. The St. Miquel 19 Refurbishment by Carles Oliver in Mallorca, Spain is one such exceptional residence. Revamped and refurbished to blend the old with the new in a seamless manner, the house was previously neglected and abandoned for a long period.

Small Scale Multi-Residential Building in Melbourne Clad in Serene Neutrals

By • Oct 26, 2020

Minimalism meets nature at the Carter Toorak House designed Carr in the inner suburb of Melbourne. The street façade of this multi-residential building offers complete privacy while the rear section is connected with the residential units in a seamless manner. With eight residential units inside the building, space is maximized in a stylish manner inside each apartment.

This 1960’s Shop in Porto is Transformed into a Snazzy Modern Apartment

By • Oct 21, 2020

Love smart conversions and nifty renovations that save energy and resources? So do we and they are the perfect way to also find new design ideas which blend the old with the new in a seamless manner. Designed by Fala, the Uneven House in Porto, Portugal is one such clever home that was previously a ground floor shop and basement in a complex that was originally built in the 1960’s.

Cost-Effective Ways to Maintain a Comfortable Temperature in Your Bedroom

By • Sep 24, 2020

Extreme temperatures can be a considerable hindrance to a good night’s sleep. This is particularly true in areas that are prone to bitterly cold winters and blisteringly hot summers.

Turning Your Bedroom into a Comfortably Cool Summertime Sleeping Space

By • Aug 28, 2020

Getting a comfortable night’s sleep during the balmy summer months can be quite the undertaking. Few things are less conducive to a good night’s rest than extreme heat, and despite the abundance of gorgeous weather summer days bring, summer nights can be a trying time for sensitive sleepers. In addition to difficulty functioning, poor quality of sleep is conducive to a wide range of health and behavioral issues. Fortunately, while maintaining a high quality of sleep throughout the summer months may be challenging, it’s not nearly as daunting as you may think. As you’ll find, turning your bedroom into a comfortably cool summertime sleeping space is well within your abilities.

How To Choose A Ceiling Fan To Create The Perfect Personalized Cooling Space In Your Home 

By • Jul 30, 2020

The summer is in full swing and you know what that means: it's sweltering hot outside. The air inside your home is getting a bit stuffy and you need better air circulation. It's time for a new ceiling fan. But how do you choose a ceiling fan that's right for you?