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Blue Lake Retreat

The Blue Lake Retreat is a stunning waterfront house in Marble Falls, Texas, thatīs all about the outdoors. Designed by renowned architecture studio Lake Flato, they devised this modern residence, built into a cliff, on a vertical three-story metal structure designed around the property’s steep topography. The unique architecture provides guests a 180-degree view of the lake, the main living space sits beyond the trees in the homes top floor and is framed by a glass north facing wall, the two lower floors house four bedrooms with an incredibly spacious and open layout that allows guests to experience the stunning views from virtually anywhere in the house. All circulation space is located outside, with an open stairwell connecting all three levels, and outdoor patios, allowing users to further interact with the outdoors. The two-story boathouse mimics the design of the house.



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AMAZING CLIFF-TOP HOUSE | CHILE | Image

AMAZING CLIFF-TOP HOUSE | CHILE

A house doesnīt necesarily need to be opulent to be impressive, example of that is this mind-blowing little wooden house built high on a cliff off the south-central coast of Chile, specifically in Buchupureo. Designed by owners and architects Alvaro Ramirez and Clarisa Elton, the little cabin features a bedroom with en-suite bathroom, a kitchen, living room and a terrace all looking at the breathtaking panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean. Needless to say no playing...
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CROSSBOW SNOW LAUNCHER | Image

CROSSBOW SNOW LAUNCHER

This year when you get into a snow battle, regress in age with a Crossbow Snow Launcher. This medieval weapon with a modern look can launch snowballs up to 60 feet (16 meters)! Simply place snow in the snowball press to make 3 perfect snowballs, place the balls in the launcher and BLAST away!...
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PETPEEK | WINDOW FOR YOUR FENCE | Image

PETPEEK | WINDOW FOR YOUR FENCE

If your dog is stuck in the backyard all day long, unable to see the movement on the street, he needs the PetPeek! A transparent plastic window that allows your best friend a view of the outside world. The PetPeek window is a durable, clear, hard acrylic dome 9.5 inches in diameter, with a black trim-ring and all necessary hardware for easy DIY installation into your wooden or vinyl fence....
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