The House & Home Guide To Paint Finishes

April 26 2018 We break down the different paint finishes and how to best use them below. Matte/Flat  Why: Creates a rich, soft and slightly chalky-looking finish that absorbs light well to help hide any surface imperfections. Where: Low traffic surfaces with little washing required, such as living rooms and ceilings. Eggshell/Satin  Why: Contains a slightly […]

Stinson Beach House by Butler Armsden Architects in California, USA

Project: Stinson Beach HouseArchitects: Butler Armsden ArchitectsLocation: Marin County, California, USAPhotographs by: Matthew Millman Stinson Beach House by Butler Armsden Architects Butler Armsden Architects have designed the Stinson Beach House on Stinson Beach in Marin County, California.It is designed with an H shaped floor plan where the living room is at the core of the home. The wings that […]

Block House by Porebski Architects in Pearl Beach, Australia

Project: Block HouseArchitects: Porebski ArchitectsLocation: Pearl Beach, AustraliaPhotographs by: Courtesy of Porebski Architects Block House by Porebski Architects The Block House is a modern dwelling that offers a secluded escape in Australia. Its design responds directly to the natural surroundings of Pearl Beach, characterized by uninterrupted views of the oceanside.The internal layout is organized in an L-shape that enables a […]

Hale Nukumoi Beach House by Walker Warner Architects in Hawaii

Project: Hale Nukumoi Beach HouseArchitects: Walker Warner ArchitectsLocation: Kauai, HawaiiPhotographs by: Matthew Millman Hale Nukumoi Beach House by Walker Warner Architects Walker Warner Architects have completed the Hale Nukumoi Beach House on the Hawaiian Islands. This stunning modern residence boasts a simple design based on the modernist movement.The main goal of this residence’s design was to maximize the living spaces while […]

Stinson Beach House by WA Design in California, USA

Project: Stinson Beach HouseArchitects: WA DesignLocation: Stinson Beach, California, USAArea: 1,400 sq ftPhotographs by: Courtesy of WA Design Stinson Beach House by WA Design The Stinson Beach House is a 1,400 square foot home designed by WA Design on a small infill site in Stinson Beach, California not to be confused with the Stinson Beach House by Butler Armsden Architects that we’ve recently […]

Beach House by Dualchas Architects near Mallaig, Scotland

Project: Beach HouseArchitects: Dualchas ArchitectsLocation: Morrar, Scotland, United KingdomArea: 1,615 sqftPhotographs by: Andrew Lee Beach House by Dualchas Architects Designed and developed by Dualchas Architects, a Glasgow-based studio, the Beach House is built into the sloped landscape of a hill overlooking the beaches of Morar, near Mallaig in Scotland.The design of this modern dwelling is characterized by its two cantilevered volumes where […]