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Muskoka Lakes Boathouse | By Christopher Simmonds

Muskoka Lakes Boathouse by Ottawa-based studio Christopher Simmonds Architect is located in Muskoka Lakes, Ontario, Canada. The construction that gets its name from its location is a renewal of an existing boathouse with 600 square meters, it includes a second guest suite and roof terrace. Its design in the wilderness provides varied views as well as a sheltering foil to the open lake breezes and water traffic.



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CERRO PELON RANCH

The Cerro Pelon Ranch is a mind-blowing property owned by fashion designer Tom Ford, it was recently put on the market, with a reported asking price of $75 million. Designed by architect Tadao Ando, the rare and significant property is located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and has approximately 20,600 acres, making it one of the largest properties in Santa Fe County. The impressive ranch includes the primary glass and concrete house that floats on a reflecting pool, an e...
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EXTEND A STEP | TELESCOPING LADDER | Image

EXTEND A STEP | TELESCOPING LADDER

We are in storage mode again... after recently showing you the very clever Notebook Grill (folding, portable charcoal grill) and the Fold-It Utility Cart (a heavy duty folding cart that allows for easy storage) we now show you the clever Extend a Step, a 12.5 Ft. Telescoping Ladder! The heavy duty ladder is made of aircraft quality aluminum and features a compact, lightweight design. Extend a Step measures 2.5 feet when closed and telescopes to a mighty 12.5 feet wh...
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JAFFA APARTMENT | BY PITSOU KEDEM ARCHITECTS | Image

JAFFA APARTMENT | BY PITSOU KEDEM ARCHITECTS

The stunning Jaffa Apartment features contemporary minimalism architecture imbedded in a historic residence in Old Jaffa, Tel-Aviv - Israel. Designed by Israeli-based Pitsou Kedem Architects, the 100 square meter residential flat is set above the harbor and has majestic views of the Mediterranean Sea. The restoration maintained all of the building´s original characteristics: the stone walls, the segmented ceilings and the arches including the exposure of the origina...
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