Apr , Nested within a nature reserve near Johannesburg, South Africa, it provides a large array of recreational possibilities and naturally, it encourages residents to embrace and explore the beauty Natural materials and earthy tones of colour intentionally adorn the house to discreetly match the surroundings.
Jun , Impact Remodeling and Construction This loft in Manhattan s Tribeca neighborhood features a stunning shower surround created by a brick wall merged with a vintage marble wall that was This bathroom in South Africa, designed by Wynand Wilsenach Architects, features a herringbone pattern.
Oct , Natives of South Africa, the Carcarys (she s a personal trainer he s a real estate investor) were able to look past the pink walls and dark brown carpeting that sullied A local artisan made the dining room pendant light using materials salvaged from a chicken coop Traditional Exterior by Mina Brinkey.
Oct , materials is the response to the desire of bringing the outdoors inside, achieved by contrasting the exuberant landscape with the blank canvas of the interior The ultimate concept of luxury is the constant extending and opening of the inside spaces to meet in full the unique and exquisite South African
Jan , Called the Pound Ridge House, the dwelling is situated on a south facing site that rises over feet ( meters) as it ascends from a wetland to the top of a ridge The exterior walls are clad in four different materials zinc coated copper, brushed stainless steel, polished stainless steel and glass.
Dec , The outdoor patio is separated from the indoors by a window wall and glass sliding door that protect the interior from the elements while offering floor to ceiling landscape views The POD Idlala is currently on show at the Nirox Foundation Sculpture Park and will soon be available for sale in South Africa.
Jul , The architects designed and built a traditional house clad in seaweeda material that was once used in hundreds of homes on then Danish island of L?s?, of which only The interior walls, lined with wood, frame spaces for two families with living room and kitchen located in the center of the building.
Feb , The only reasonably priced homes for sale in your area are disposable vinyl and Styrofoam junk or ugly piles of brick and drywall Also, does it cost more to plumb the sink dishwasher in the island in the middle of the room (where i don t want it anyway) versus on the exterior wall by the window Also
May , In addition to making a great ground cover, this beauty is often used for erosion control, in containers and as a fire wise plant Here, blue chalksticks grow between Furcraea macdougalii in the background and Elijah Blue blue fescue (Festuca glauca Elijah Blue ) in the foreground Origin South Africa
Aug , He recommends the style to his clients because exposed walls are beautiful, durable, maintenance free and can blend well with both traditional and contemporary materials Brick brings rich colours and textures to concrete, steel and glass buildings It even looks great paired with timber and stone,
Jul , House in Blair Atholl is one of the most recently completed projects by the highly acclaimed Nico van der Meulen Architects This luxurious contemporary farmhouse is situated within a secluded golf estate located between Pretoria and Johannesburg, South Africa Free from high boundary walls and electric
Apr , A Chinese firm has produced D printed buildings in hours, using a custom built machine that outputs layers of construction waste mixed with cement Chinese company D prints buildings in a day using construction waste Each building has D printed walls and structure The only sections not
Sep , Planks of translucent glass provide the walls for this house in south London designed by architect Carl Turner for himself and his partner ( slideshow) Slip House by Carl The house s open plan layout ensures that walls dividers are simple to erect and require minimal construction effort This aspect of
Apr , Strategically placed, square and rectangular rusted steel boxes help create the perfect conditions for the stone clad walls to extend the house into the landscape Winning the Lafarge Award for the best architectural use of decorative concrete in South Africa , and the overall award for best concrete
Jun , While this South American native is commonly grown in zones to , its roots will survive winters down to Zone Gardeners in more Varieties of this South African native range in size from foot tall all the way to feet, making it easy to find one that is just right for a sunny area of any size Frost damage
Jul , Clean stains left inside the crock pot Clean pet and child vomit from carpet or clothing I d try a test spot on any fabric before you use the Magic Eraser on it! Remove grass stains from shoes after mowing the lawn Clean outdoor furniture and toys, like white resin, plastic toys or white painted furniture
May , On the last day of our trip, having all agreed that indeed Nicaragua was the sort of place our South African and French backgrounds resonated with, we found The coffee table is part of a repurposed door from the couple s design and construction company, CO Bambu, which creates bamboo shelters.
Today, it s an evolving set of welcoming outdoor rooms and a demonstration garden of low water plants in beds representing Australia, South Africa, the Mediterranean and California Succulents provide color when the native plantings go dormant, and salvaged materials, vintage garden chairs and a hidden circle garden