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Airbnb is launching a contest to fund the world’s craziest home designs

Airbnb has no real shortage of unusual vacation home designs, like the Air bee and bee, for example. However, the online property rental market may soon welcome a plot more as it has now launched a new competition soliciting the quirkiest ideas for holiday homes, 100 of which will then be funded for construction. The […]

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NRMA Insurance backs launch of new disaster-resistant house designs and manuals to help Australians build better

The Bushfire Building Council of Australia (BBCA) today launched free architectural drawings, specifications and manuals to make it easier and cheaper for Australians to build sustainable homes that are resistant to bushfires, floods, storms , heat waves and cyclones. The resources have been developed as part of the FORTIS House project, led by the BBCA […]

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Top 5 Simple Minecraft Starter House Designs (2022)

In Minecraft, the starting house is one of the most important. It’s usually never that flashy or detailed, but it has a purpose. Without it, many players would struggle at first. One of the first things most crafters undertake is to create a Starter House. These can vary widely in design, quality, materials, etc. It’s […]

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5 Cutest House Designs for Minecraft in 2022

It’s easy for players to fall into the rut of simply digging into the side of a hill or mountain and building their base there in every Minecraft world. However, there are a number of smaller-scale building ideas that amp up creativity while remaining accessible even to those who might think creativity isn’t their Minecraft […]

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This South Korean fashion house designs corsets, coats with fake hair

Kimhekim showcased the latest collection digitally during Paris Fashion Week (Image: Instagram) Recently, Seoul-based couture brand KIMHĒKIM used fake hair to create clothes like corsets, coats and more. The recently concluded fashion weeks around the world have given us a glimpse of how the fashion scene will develop in the months to come. However, with […]

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4 Best Advanced House Designs for Minecraft in 2022

Building a house is one of the most fun things to do in Minecraft. It’s important because it’s the base and where most of the game plays, but making it complex, huge, or otherwise more detailed is usually just for fun. Having a huge house is not tactically better but cooler. That being said, there […]

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Hundred Mile House Designs a Cabin for That Fast Track to Escape

Where did you draw inspiration from? I’m super inspired by the Case Study House program, Californian mid-century architecture, and Bauhaus ideals of function first, then form follows – not allowing the space to dictate how you live in it , but allowing the way one lives in the space to dictate how you design it. […]

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10 Common Mistakes Kenyans Make When Choosing House Designs

According to a HassConsult report published on January 31, it was revealed that most people in Nairobi choose to buy land and build their own houses as averse to buying and renting the easily constructed ones. Despite the growing demand for individual units, many Kenyans make mistakes when choosing designs for their potential homes. These […]

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5 Best Minecraft Wooden House Designs in 2022

One of the most common building materials in Minecraft is wood. Whether it is oak, birch, spruce, dark oak or any other type of wood, most constructions use this resource. Not only do they use wood, but it’s usually the main block. It’s easy to get in bulk and makes homes really beautiful. There are […]

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Emirates News Agency – SDME jury praises innovative, world-class home designs by participating teams

Fri 10-12-2021 14:49 PM DUBAI, December 10, 2021 (WAM) – The jury of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA) second Solar Decathlon Middle East (SDME) for university students to design solar-powered houses, praised the exceptional efforts and the world class innovative designs submitted by students. The jury said that this year’s competition attracted outstanding […]

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A Book Chronicles House Designs for Friends by Marcel Breuer

Illustrated with a collection of contemporary and historic photographs as well as rarely seen documents, Breuer’s Bohemia examines an often overlooked corner of modernist Marcel Breuer’s oeuvre. In addition to his Brutalist public and commercial buildings, from the 1950s through the 1970s, Breuer designed a series of homes for himself and his friends in Connecticut […]

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Top 5 Trendy Starter House Designs For Minecraft (2021)

From simple oak houses to fully furnished cottages, Starter Houses are a great way for Minecraft players to establish a base early in the game. They provide players with a safe place to sleep, store items, and more. again. Starting houses usually don’t require much. With just a few materials, Minecraft players can transform an […]

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Redrow showcases the latest home designs in Frenchay

Frenchay Park Redrow Homes has unveiled a series of new three-story home designs at its Frenchay Gardens development in north Bristol in response to growing demand for more flexible living space. The three-level properties move away from the developer’s usual heritage homes, which take inspiration from the arts and crafts movement of the 1920s and […]

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U-shaped house designs or house construction planning become famous

U-shaped house plans Truoba are becoming famous and in great demand with a courtyard. Going online with step-by-step integration of plans may be the best choice to proceed with quick and easy accessibility resources based on interests and priority levels. From small house plans to large house plans, there are a variety of useful ideas […]

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5 very different designs of the White House that could have been

The White House is one of the most iconic buildings in the United States, its neoclassical columned facade is instantly recognizable by most Americans. But the design that was ultimately chosen by George Washington in 1792 was only one of six serious contenders, and three of these alternative concepts have not been available to the […]

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Digital renderings show five alternative designs of the White House

In 1792, George Washington launched a public competition to choose the structural design for the White House. The entrance by Irish-born architect James Hoban was ultimately chosen and incorporated into the building that stands today. But new digital renderings offer a glimpse of what the iconic building might have looked like instead. See more stories […]

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City launches survey on competing designs for Centennial Pool locker rooms – Campbell River Mirror

The locker room at Centennial Pool will be modernized to improve accessibility by using one of the two models being considered. Photo by Sean Feagan / Campbell River Mirror City launches survey on competing Centennial Pool locker room designs One design retains general layout, other functionality changes to “changing village” Campbell River residents have the […]

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Seven rejected designs of the Sydney Opera House that were never built

With its iconic design that resembles a carefully balanced assemblage of white seashells (or for some, a rack of stacked dishes) on Bennelong Point, the Sydney Opera House – Australia’s most famous landmark and a World Heritage Site of UNESCO – is an indisputable masterpiece of human creativity. Over 200 designs were submitted when State […]

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Bush fire proof house: Top 10 house designs for bush fire prone areas

Now called the ‘black summer’, Australia’s 2109-2020 bushfire season was the worst on record. Quite simply, the fires were unprecedented. As of March 2020, 18.6 million hectares had been set on fire, more than buildings had been set on fire (including 2,779 houses) and, more tragically, 34 people had lost their lives. On top of […]

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Aligning home designs with new realities

Iconic Nairobi City Buildings, Parliament Towers, KICC, Times Tower from Top Hill on November 23, 2020. [David Gichuru, Standard] Covid-19 lockdowns have revealed the downsides of unplanned real estate development. In March of this year, site traffic declined as investors avoided crowded areas due to government guidelines on social distancing, which meant real estate developers […]

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House designs property Archives – e-architecte

Araucária Greenhouse, Campos do Jordão São Paulo, is located on land purchased by her great-grandparents, this house is where Carolina, one of the architects of Angá Arquitetura, spent all her childhood vacations 6 hours ago June 12, 2022 in buildings in São Paulo. Villa Gan Yavne in Israel inspired by the shape of stone-cut crystals […]

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“Minecraft House”: Build innovative “Minecraft House Designs” and grab some crazy new ideas!

Want to build innovative Minecraft houses? Do you want to grab some crazy new ideas? Do not worry; This article is for you. Read on for some new, creative and fabulous Minecraft house building ideas. Minecraft houses are a beautiful place where you can enjoy your relaxing time. This way you will spend less time […]

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Developer Seeks Variations For More Flexibility In Home Design In Richmond West

WEST RICHMOND DEVELOPMENT COMPANY An impression of the residential development in Richmond West called The Meadows. The company behind a 482-lot residential development in Richmond West requested a modification to provide “flexibility” around the design of the houses. Richmond West Development Company Ltd. is the owner, developer and distributor of the site, which is called […]

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Winning alley house designs will cost Nelson builders $ 1,000 – Nelson Star

The plans for the three winning designs in Nelson’s Alley House Design Competition will cost builders $ 1,000, the council decided at its Monday meeting. These fees will allow the purchase of pre-approved plans for a municipal building permit. This will prevent homeowners from having to hire an architect or purchase stock plans online. The […]

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Our home designs under new ownership

HICKORY, NC — High-end upholstery fabric maker Our House Designs has been acquired by a private investment group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Parker Maricich, who is among the investors, will serve as chairman, drawing on many years in the sales and marketing industry in retail and manufacturing, with roles at Robb & […]

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Our House Designs announces sale and new property

Our House Designs announced that a private investment group has acquired the company. Parker Maricich will be the new president, leveraging his many years in the sales and marketing industry, with roles at Robb & Stuckey, Century Furniture, Lexington Furniture, Gloster and JLA Furniture. Purchased in 2001 by respected industry veteran Carrie Craymer, Our House […]

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Architect offers house designs inspired by logo – The First News

The first step. An in-house design based on the Adidas logo. karina_wiciak / Instagram A Polish architect designed a series of houses based on famous logos, translating their familiar shapes into modern concrete and glass houses, with striking shapes and elegant features. The series is an example of the engaging conceptual work done by Polish […]

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Images reveal ultra-modern ‘tree house’ designs for new multi-million pound ecotourism development in Devon

These eye-catching images show the ultramodern design of a multi-million dollar ecotourism development in Devon. The images were included in a planning request from Habitat First Group which plans to build 158 vacation homes on the site of a former quarry. Plans also include a 40-room hotel, country club and spa to be built at […]

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Groovy 1960s house designs

BTHL This article is part of a monthly series that explores historical applications of building materials and systems through resources from the Building technological heritage library (BTHL), an online collection of AEC catalogs, brochures, trade publications and more. The BTHL is a project of the Preservation Technology Association, an international organization for the preservation of […]

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Reactar’s homeAR mobile app lets buyers browse home designs in 3D

Reactar, a studio specializing in augmented reality, is proud to announce the launch of homeAR (www.homear.io), a mobile platform that allows new home buyers to view the design options available in 3D, in a “board” and browse full scale on their new section. HomeAR’s mobile app allows a potential buyer to browse the extensive catalog […]

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Homes by Carlton develops innovative modular home designs

Steelframe Corehause at Cathedral Gates, Chilton, County Durham AAmbitious North East homebuilder Homes by Carlton is testing an innovative type of modular home that could have a major impact on the new home market and the environment. The County Durham-based property developer is building two of the new designs at its latest site of new […]

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Notre-Dame students present designs for can de mer houses

Teacher Janna Vandermeer says the project is a great way to help prepare students for a potential career after high school. “In the design studies class, especially this advanced class, we focus on architecture and engineering,” says Vandermeer. “The sea container project itself is a conversion project, we received from Tervita a donation of a […]

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What changes in house design are saying about communities

To understand a particular company, sometimes it is enough to look at house designs, construction materials, and preferred finishes. These are generally the expression of the current socio-economic, cultural and even political state of mind of that society. If you go further and dig through the archives of this company, perhaps looking at photos of […]

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Seven of Sydney Opera House’s best designs that were rejected

Here are seven designs that weren’t finalized for the design of the now famous Sydney Opera House. While they never made it past the design stage, they’re quite interesting in themselves and highlight what could have been instead of the stunning design we have now. Architect Jørn Utzon’s range of concrete shells is so far-fetched […]

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February Highlights: From unrealized opera designs to an impressive modular beach house

Let’s take a look at some of the most popular architecture and design articles in February. 1. Seven of the best Sydney Opera House designs that were rejected Architect Jørn Utzon’s range of concrete shells is so far-fetched that we couldn’t help but wonder what some of the other 222 entries in the competition might […]

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Architectural plans, designs online now at Philippine House Designs

Nowadays you can buy everything online. Makeup and beauty products, smartphones and gadgets, home appliances and small furniture, groceries and groceries – you name it, the internet probably has it and you can order it. Now you can add architectural plans and house designs online to this ever growing list. This innovative and practical service […]

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Members of the Gila River Indian community see traditional house designs come to life

Thousands of years ago, members of the Gila River tribe built dwellings with thick adobe walls to protect them from the heat. But in the 1960s, the federal government began providing standardized housing on reservations that was not designed for the desert climate. The Gila River Indian community wants future housing to be not only […]

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The Shrinking Dream: Household Diversity and Changing Home Design

The great Australian the dream has long had two components: home ownership and independent housing in the suburbs. Despite the hype surrounding the densification of Australian cities, the suburban house remains the predominant house form. Additionally, Australian homes have stood out for much of this century by being the tallest in the world. Interestingly, however, […]

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BlueTongue Homes Wins Top Home Design Awards | Camden-Narellan Advertiser

+2 MORE GALLERIES Gregory Hills-based builders BlueTongue Homes recently received two prestigious industry awards for their home designs. The company was honored at the Master Builder’s Association (MBA) NSW 2018 Southern Regions Building Awards, held in Ulladulla. BlueTongue won two awards in the evening: Best Contract Home 2018 and Best Display Home 2018. The first […]

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BlueTongue Homes Wins Top Home Design Awards | Campbelltown-Macarthur Advertiser

+2 MORE GALLERIES Gregory Hills-based BlueTongue Homes builders recently received two industry awards for their home designs. The company was recognized at the 2018 Master Builder’s Association (MBA) NSW Southern Regions Construction Awards, held in Ulladulla. BlueTongue won two awards on the night: Best Contract Home 2018 and Best Display Home 2018. The first prize […]

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BlueTongue Homes Wins Top Home Design Awards | Advertiser Wollondilly

+2 MORE GALLERIES Gregory Hills-based builders BlueTongue Homes recently received two prestigious industry awards for their home designs. The company was honored at the Master Builder’s Association (MBA) NSW 2018 Southern Regions Building Awards, held in Ulladulla. BlueTongue won two awards in the evening: Best Contract Home 2018 and Best Display Home 2018. The first […]

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5 geometric house designs with super sophisticated wooden architecture

We find these 5 models of geometric houses fascinating. Despite their technical sounding name, they are ergonomic, beautiful and unexpected. It takes skill and original thinking to create such sophisticated designs. And all of them are made of wood, which makes them even more exciting. Check out these homes and let us know if you […]

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Beach House Designs – Seaside Living: Book of 50 Remarkable Homes

The breathtaking views of the ocean, coastal landscapes and sea air are not only energizing but inspiring. Perhaps this is why so many amazing examples of architecture can be found by the sea. Some of the most innovative beachfront homes in the United States, Europe, Australia and New Zealand are documented in the new book […]

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Make It Right Launches Six Single-Family Home Designs For Manheim Park Community

Make It Right Launches Six Single-Family Home Designs For Manheim Park Community House design by DRAW. Image courtesy of Make It Right To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/599243/make-it-right-releases-six-single-family-house-designs-for-manheim-park-community Make It Right, the organization formed by Brad Pitt that builds affordable and sustainable homes for those in need, released a series […]

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Assembly Required: A Brief History of 20th Century Kit Home Designs

Courtesy of BTHL This article is part of a monthly series that explores historical applications of building materials and systems through resources from the Building technological heritage library (BTHL), an online collection of AEC catalogs, brochures, trade publications and more. The BTHL is a project of the Association for Preservation Technology, an international building preservation […]

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Big ambitions: three sophisticated treehouse designs

On the outskirts of Bremen, Germany, architect Andreas Wenning created a barrel-shaped building out of zinc, hung it from a giant oak tree and supported it with four steel support beams. Two decks rise up to the structure, and the interior is as sophisticated as any contemporary building. Among other features, there is an oval […]

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Tsunami House / Northwest Architect Designs

Tsunami House / Northwest Architect Designs © Lucas Henning + 27 To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/464506/tsunami-house-designs-northwest-architect © Lucas Henning Text description provided by the architects. The Tsunami House is a waterfront home located on a 3,140 square foot site in a high speed (V) flood zone at the north […]

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Thomas Eco House / Designs Northwest Architects

Thomas Eco House / Designs Northwest Architects Courtesy of Northwest Architects + 13 To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp To post Or https://www.archdaily.com/195405/thomas-eco-house-designs-northwest-architects Site Courtesy of Northwest Architects The Thomas Eco-House is located on an 11-acre site in the Cascade foothills between Arlington and Sedro Woolly. The house sits atop a hill bordering […]

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From the Inside: Zombie Haven Designs, Poe Cottage, UFO Architecture, Small in Seattle, Steve Jobs Minimalism at Home

Zombies are everywhere you look. Zombie Safe House: In a time when zombies have infiltrated even Jane Austen’s novels, what everyone needs is a zombie-proof home, right? Well, there’s a design competition that has attracted a number of imaginative entries with the aim of protecting the living from the living dead. Read and check out […]