Category Archives: Remodeling

18th Century Tower in Rovinj by Giorgio Zaetta Architect

The Tower in Rovinj located in Rovinj, Croatia is an amazing historical building, which was renovated by Giorgio Zaetta Architect in the spirit of the 18th century architecture and in complete respect of the original outer structure. It’s a mix between old and new, which preserves the nostalgia of the past years and wraps it into modern technology. For those who love the refines of the past times but still want …

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Elegant Riverpark Apartment by BEEF

Riverpark Apartment is an elegant dwelling in Bratislava, Slovakia, which was designed by BEEF. Its interior design is very refined and warm due to the use of wood in different tones mixed with subtle nuances of beige and deep charcoal. The ceilings are not very high, but this thing is offset by the floor-to-ceiling windows that permit the light to enter the house and make it very bright by giving it …

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Tranquil Haus Walde by Gogl Architekten

Haus Walde is a light-filled home that was completed in 2012 by Gogl Architekten for a client in Kitzbühel, Austria. The feel of elegancy and comfort in the interior is provided by the use of wood and glass, in contrast with its rugged Alpine backdrop. The architects had to confront many challenges when building the house, such as: the difficult slope, the narrowness of the site and even the architectural inconvenience …

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Modern 128G Cairnhill Road by RichardHO Architects

This project is a renovation of a prewar shop-house in Singapore, Singapore that was created in 2010 by RichardHO Architects. It’s a modern construction that includes an indoor koi pond emphasized by a skylight with a retractable glass roof. In order to protect the hierarchy of the space, the architects have designed a single living-dining-kitchen volume. To keep the shop house essence, two characteristic features were redefined: the skylight and the …

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Breezy Ross Residence by Griffin Enright Architects

The Ross Residence is a contemporary single-story home that got its name from a small town in Marin County, California, where is actually sited. It is positioned between a stream and a steep which was an advantage for the California-based architectural firm Griffin Enright Architects who designed it. The entry consists of a bridge that crosses a narrow stream to a second entry built of charcoal concrete board. After being renovated, …

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Thoroughly Paschke Danskin Double Loft by 3six0 Architecture

Paschke Danskin Double Loft is located in the district of Providence, Rhode Island, USA and was renovated by 3six0 Architecture in 2009 who managed to put together accommodations for two people with different professions. First of all, the loft had to be divided and then the architects had to take into account the preferences of the owners: she liked airy and serene spaces while he liked raw materials, grilling steaks and …

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Private Retreat-Alike Atherton Residence

Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects designed the Atherton Residence located in Atherton, California. It is surrounded by many lush trees which filter the natural light that enters the house through the large glass walls. This house is more like a private retreat that takes advantage of the privacy of the site and maximizes the drama of the pond. The program is divided into four buildings: the main house, the study, the pool …

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Homey Casa Barone by Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff

Casa Barone is located in Ingarö-Evlinge, Sweden and it was designed by Stockholm-based Widjedal Racki Bergerhoff who placed it near a lush forest and a lake and decorated it with white walls and dark wood floors. A summer house was the basis from which they started to create this beautiful project. In comparison with the older home which was placed in the middle of the property, the new one is set …

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