First-time home buyers and veteran home owners alike look for ideas and vision when it comes time to look for a new house. Remodeling projects can also benefit from a spark of creativity spurred by viewing great houses that you love. HomeDSGN has gathered fabulous homes from across the world and design style spectrum to feed your need for beautiful house inspiration.
By admin • Feb 17, 2011
This expansive 5,600 square foot architectural masterpiece, with 4,300 under roof and 1,300 of outdoor living and deck space, is nestled between jungle flora and a tropical coastal canyon, on the western facing hillside of Peninsula Papagayo in Costa Rica.
Generous interior and exterior entertainment areas flow seamlessly making this the perfect spot for relaxing poolside siestas.
The Randall Fawcett House is a Frank Lloyd Wright designed home located in Los Banos, California.
The historic Mid-Century Modern house, built in concrete block, mahogany and glass was completed in 1961, two years after Lloyd’s death.
The 3,800 square foot residence has six bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and sits on a 80 acres lot. The property has been on and off the market for a number of years, and is back on sale.
By admin • Feb 16, 2011
Here is another house Located in the stars’ neighborhood of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles.
In collaboration with architect Tony Unruh, he recently finished remodeling and expanding it.
By admin • Feb 15, 2011
The Xian-Yen’s House is located in San Francisco, California.
This 3,500 sq ft two-unit residence was heavily remodeled in 2010 by Craig Steely Architecture.
According to Craig Steely, ” the extensive remodel of the house began by tearing away the substandard remodeling that had taken place over the past 100 years and replacing it with spaces more appropriate to the client’s program.
The Mini-Maison (tiny house) is one of the many old small workers houses built in Forest, one of the 19 communes (districts) of Bruxelles, Belgium.
Transforming the modest house (each floor is only 245 square feet) into a contemporary house for a couple with no kids was a big challenge for Brussels-based architecture firm Vanden Eeckhoudt-Creyf Architectes.
By admin • Feb 14, 2011
The H4 house is a 2,171 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath model that has been specifically designed for very small, narrow and low sloping building lots commonly found in higher density neighborhoods along the shoreline.
Designed by young design/build firm BRIO54, the H4’s product line prototype is now completed and can be visited in Milford, Connecticut.
Ottawa-based studio Kariouk Associates has completed the Hurteau-Miller project in 2010.
Located in Val-des-Monts, Québec in Canada, this single-family cottage is designed for a couple with a young son; the residence will serve as a center-point for the gatherings of a greatly extended family and will one day become the family’s primary residence.
The Fish House, located in Singapore, was designed by Guz Architects.
Singapore is well known for its hot and humid climate: that’s why this luxury residence (5,800 sq ft) features natural ventilation, a green roof and large windows.
From its amazing views to the ocean to its stunning James Bond glass media room in the basement, this residence has it all!
Mini House sits on a small and narrow lot on Craven Road, in the ‘Tiny Town’ neighborhood of Toronto, Canada.
Designed by Canadian architect firm LineBox Studio, this small detached home (566 sq ft!) was built in 2009.
The client’s vision was a compact, industrial Loft like structure to fit on the existing lot.
Transforming the clients vision of a loft style environment into a compact fully detached home was accomplished by LineBox Studio through the use of 17ft ceilings, exposed plumbing and electrical elements, thoughtfully placed windows.
By admin • Feb 11, 2011
The Wissioming Residence is a two-story contemporary home that was designed in 2008 by Robert Gurney Architect.
The house, located in Glen Echo, Maryland is sited on a heavily wooded lot overlooking the Potomac River.
Glen Echo stands as a rare enclave of modern houses, several miles North West of Washington DC.