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SH HOUSE | BY BAKSVANWENGERDEN ARCHITECTS

Amsterdam-based BaksvanWengerden Architecten were commissioned to renovate and enlarge a single-family house in the Netherlands. The SH House dates back to 1932, the owners wanted to renovate the original interior that was very dark and enclosed. The architects removed the internal partitions and created an open floor plan which extends towards the garden. Beautiful fusion of classic with contemporary.



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THE HOUSE IN THE GARDEN | BY CUNNINGHAM ARCHITECTS | Image

THE HOUSE IN THE GARDEN | BY CUNNINGHAM ARCHITECTS

The House in the Garden is a free-standing addition to an elegant modernist house on a adjointing lot. Located in Texas this modern two storey box features a south façade glazed in framless, insulated glass units incorporating two 8 foot wide sliding doors. There is a guest bedroom and painting studio upstairs, and downstairs the concrete floor and exterior deck provide a seamless transition from the living room to the garden. With its 5250 sq.ft the house also prov...
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WATERDOG | AUTOMATIC PET DRINKING FOUNTAIN | Image

WATERDOG | AUTOMATIC PET DRINKING FOUNTAIN

Recently we featured the very popular "Doggie Fountain", a cool solution for keeping your dogs water supply safe, fresh and readily available. WaterDog, is a similar option, however, it doesn´t require your dog to make any effort. The device works with a sonar proximity sensor, that automatically turns on the fountain when your dog is near, and off again when it walks away. It is very easy to install, its height is fully adjustable and fits any outdoor faucet. On ho...
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ESCAPE TRAVELER

Escape Traveler is an interesting housing possibility developed for those who are looking for an alternative to the conventional way of life. It´s a towable small and comfy house, with 269 sf, enough for up to 6 people! Really well built, with careful attention to detail and an interesting straightforward design, it features wide window space, providing loads of natural light into the practical interior, the outside structure was built using recycled maple Dakota pl...
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