Category Archives: Remodeling

Spectacular Warehouse Conversion in Abbotsford, Australia

Warehouse conversions often prove to be awesome ideas for modern living. Take this great three-bedroom, two-bath dwelling in Abbotsford, Melbourne, Australia. Contemporary living mixes wonderfully with original warehouse elements for a unique and very inviting ambiance. On the lower floor there is a bedroom, a large bathroom that also includes a laundry, a garage, and a lovely courtyard. On the first floor one can find the public spaces: the living, area, …

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Mechanics Institute Hall Conversion

This beautiful residence is in fact the 1857 Mechanics Institute Hall transformed into a state-of-the-art inner city retreat. Located in South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, the home features a bedroom, two bathrooms and a living area. It impresses with its free-flowing spacious rooms and vaulted ceilings.

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Massive finely-tuned living Schein Loft by Archi-Tectonics

With a unique and very interesting layout, the 3,200-square-foot Schein Loft is an outstanding luxury dwelling in SoHo, New York. It occupies the eighth floor of the GW 497 building, flaunting windows on all its sides, and an uninterrupted communication with the outdoors. The aforementioned special layout of the loft is given by the different overlapping zones that make up the dwelling, and which come as a ingenious alternative to the …

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Perfect Loft Renovation by William T. Georgis

William T. Georgis is an architect and a designer from New York City, and this remarkable loft renovation in Tribeca, Lower Manhattan bears his signature. The entire project exudes style and luxury, but the most impressive element in the entire dwelling is the guest bedroom, surrounded by floor-to-ceiling curved glass panels. See more in the photos below.

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House Lam Project by Nico Van Der Meulen Architects

House Lam project is in fact a remodel of a 1950s residence, located in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa. This thee-story home was completed by Nico Van Der Meulen Architects. The architects designed a large rock clad wall, which splits the building on a north-south axis and ends as a red beam that supports the lanai roof. The beautiful infinity pool was placed on a 3m (almost 10ft) diameter column and extended …

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Beautifully Renovated Apartment in the Watergate Complex

This lovely apartment was renovated in 2009 by Robert Gurney Architects. With one bedroom and one and a half baths, the dwelling offers 1,250 square feet of tastefully appointed spaces. The apartment is part of the Watergate complex in Washington DC, which is a group if five buildings designed by Italian architect Luigi Moretti, and erected between 1963 and 1972. This particular flat is located on the 14th floor and was …

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Loft Apartment in Kiev by 2B Group

This impressive duplex apartment is located at the top of a building in Kiev, Ukraine. It was recently renovated by 2B Group, according to the client’s clear specifications. It is a four-bedroom, two-bathroom penthouse that offers 4,000 square feet of alluring spaces, made only with eco-friendly materials: concrete, metal and wood. The client is a young man with a 7-year-old kid. He wanted nothing artificial and shiny, only nice and warm …

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The Surprising Cloud House in Fitzroy North, Australia

The Cloud House was designed by Australian studio McBride Charles Ryan in Fitzroy North, Melbourne, Australia. This was a unique renovation and addition project of a double-fronted Edwardian residence. A series of unexpected changes in décor and architecture surprise the viewer as he or she passes from one area of the house to another. The street façade retains an understated beauty, thus seamlessly integrating itself into the neighborhood’s landscape. As you …

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