10 Exterior Design Lessons That Everyone Should Know

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

There are some basic exterior design lessons that everyone should know about. Designing the exterior of a home can be a complicated process of color choices, materials, balancing shape and lines— it is not a job for novice designers. Do you ever wonder what makes a home exterior visually appealing? It is more than likely that those jaw-dropping homes have followed some key design principles. A home exterior should be properly balanced.

Warmer Weather Brings New Ceramic Tile Trends

Tile of Spain USA

The arrival of summer and warm weather calls for a change in design trends both in and out of the home. Tiles in different shades, sizes and arrangements that enhance freshness and light, and are easily adaptable for all interiors and exterior environments. Inspired by Stone.

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The 20 Most Visually Enticing Stone Facades Ever Presented on Freshome

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Charming and mysterious at the same time, stone facades continue to be a widespread exterior design choice at a time when new construction materials are being developed at a fast pace. We love walking through cities and stumbling on a stone house that strikes us with its romantic appearance. Several advantages make stone veneer a wise option; for us, the natural style that comes with raw stone, as well as its many available colors, rank the highest.

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15 Stylish Pool Ideas That Make a Statement

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Here are the key factors: Concrete: The most inexpensive option, concrete can be colored or stamped to give you more design options. Paving Stones: Whether you choose a natural or synthetic variety, paving stones are a good choice for pool decks because they are fade-resistant and non-slip. Ideas exterior design pool pool ideasThe decision to put a pool in is undoubtedly a big one.

Tile of Spain Manufacturers Present Top Micro-Trends that will Shape Architectural and Interior Design in 2021

Tile of Spain USA

This year, Spanish tile manufacturers worked harder than ever to craft new ranges of ceramics to meet the needs of the rapidly evolving landscape of interior and exterior design. With the preference for more demure designs, shading becomes vitally important. Mainzu, Bali Stones.

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Modern Applications for Ceramic Tile

Tile of Spain USA

Ceramic tiles offer an exciting and infinite number of design possibilities for decorating interiors and exteriors. Read on to explore design with these avant-garde applications: Ceramic Rugs. With modern tile design, it’s possible to be much more fluid with material placement.

Top 10 Uses for Cement Tiles in Restaurants

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

The designs and colors create a beautiful and durable surface that is more aesthetically appealing than basic cement or drywall, and more durable and eco-friendly than wood or laminate flooring. At Rustico Tile and Stone , our tiles are made from mineral pigmented Portland cement, are completely customizable, and are perfect for restaurant floors, walls, bars, bathrooms, backsplashes, and even outdoors. Pick a design. Inspire your design.

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Modern Kitchen Is Focal Point of Wood and Glass Home in Switzerland

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in Termen, Switzerland, it was designed by Zeiter + Berchtold and built by Matthias Werlen Architektur. By combining locally grown wood with high-tech materials such as HI-MACS® natural acrylic stone , creative architects can erect inspiring projects in remote locations. The home’s design started with the modern kitchen. The design is a modern interpretation of the region’s traditional building styles,”explains Werlen.

Modern Kitchen Is Focal Point of Wood and Glass Home in Switzerland

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in Termen, Switzerland, it was designed by Zeiter + Berchtold and built by Matthias Werlen Architektur. By combining locally grown wood with high-tech materials such as HI-MACS® natural acrylic stone , creative architects can erect inspiring projects in remote locations. The home’s design started with the modern kitchen. The design is a modern interpretation of the region’s traditional building styles,”explains Werlen.

Top Home Building Trends in 2020

Kitchen and Residential Design

Many interior designers are now infusing recyclable materials in their home design plans. Designs are also becoming more stylish in unique ways. Creative fixture designs are making a comeback, and people are thinking of new ways to upgrade doors and windows.

Fire Pits and Outdoor Fireplaces to Keep You Warm and Toasty in the Fall

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image: Power Concrete Construction & Design Center According to Katie Flaxman, director and co-founder of Studio 31 Landscape Architecture and Garden Design , “Fire pits can be invaluable during the cooler months because they not only provide a source of heat but can also offer a core social and entertaining space.” Image: SHED Architecture & Design Sunken pits are also popular. “A A wood-burning, stacked-stone fireplace.

The Benefits of New Roofing :: GAF Roofing’s Website Makes It Easy Like a Click of the Heels

Building Moxie

The Roofing Shingle Design & Style Guide adds an entirely new dimension to gaf.com. The Design & Style Guide also houses tips from Style Expert HGTV ’s Carter Oosterhouse and Color Expert Genevieve Gorder. ” Gorder picks it up, “I think the roof is often an overlooked element in the exterior design planning of a home.” Their unique diamond shape and stylish color palette are designed to complement virtually any exterior color scheme.

The Benefits of New Roofing :: GAF Roofing’s Website Makes It Easy Like a Click of the Heels

Building Moxie

The Roofing Shingle Design & Style Guide adds an entirely new dimension to gaf.com. The Design & Style Guide also houses tips from Style Expert HGTV ’s Carter Oosterhouse and Color Expert Genevieve Gorder. ” Gorder picks it up, “I think the roof is often an overlooked element in the exterior design planning of a home.” Their unique diamond shape and stylish color palette are designed to complement virtually any exterior color scheme.

The Benefits of New Roofing :: GAF Roofing’s Website Makes It Easy Like a Click of the Heels

Building Moxie

The Roofing Shingle Design & Style Guide adds an entirely new dimension to gaf.com. The Design & Style Guide also houses tips from Style Expert HGTV ’s Carter Oosterhouse and Color Expert Genevieve Gorder. ” Gorder picks it up, “I think the roof is often an overlooked element in the exterior design planning of a home.” Their unique diamond shape and stylish color palette are designed to complement virtually any exterior color scheme.

10 Things You Need To Know Before Hiring An Architect

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

When you hire an architect you are hiring someone with home design expertise. Whether your construction or design aspirations are small or large scale—getting to the middle of a project and realizing you’re lost or out of resources can be an overwhelming feeling. Image Source: Mcclean Design. When you hire an architect you are hiring someone with home design expertise. Image Source: Turan Designs. Architects spend years training and studying their craft.

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