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Torquay Concrete House

A beautiful concrete house on the Victorian surf coast in Torquay, Australia. Idealised by Auhaus Architecture, the 4 bedroom family house has been designed as a walled sanctuary, opening up onto itself and allowing stunning views onto wetlands and a golf course. The material palette is rich and textured, and the combination of concrete and warm wood works wonders. The use of brass details along with marble and wood, add warmth to the natural concrete mass, while also providing exquisite patterning. Floor-to-ceiling glass windows stretch over two storeys, allowing natural light to stream through, and the main living area opens up to a lush courtyard, while two downstairs bedrooms and a study take in a climbing garden on the south side. Upstairs a master bedroom overlooks the courtyard as well as opening up onto its own private roof-top garden. Check out the photos below



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DESILE FOLDING CHAIR | BY CHRISTIAN DESILE | Image

DESILE FOLDING CHAIR | BY CHRISTIAN DESILE

Another great solution for small spaces, designed by Christian Desile, the "Desile Folding Chair" is is less than an inch thick when closed. The chair when closed can be hang on a wall providing a nice graphic interest to a space. It is available in natural bamboo or metal laminate....
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ELEVATE PORTABLE GRILL

Elevate Grill is a new gas grill, its greatest features are: its portability, you can fold it in two, just like if it was a standard briefcase, handle included, so you do get single hand portability, and its cooking space, with two large trays to cook your food, with an area of around 286 square inches, in fact the largest portable cooking area on the market. The Elevate Grill is equipped with a built in propane storing system, which delivers around 14k BTU of grill...
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NEVERWET LIQUID REPELLANT

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