Modern Garden Flat in Lebanon Showcases Designer Furnishings

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Beirut-based interior design studio Roland Helou Design (ROHD) is the creative team behind this ground-floor garden flat in Lebanon. Photos and information provided via email by Roland Helou Design] The post Modern Garden Flat in Lebanon Showcases Designer Furnishings appeared first on Conceived for a professional young couple, the contemporary apartment stretches over 3,229 square feet in a building in Rabieh, Beirut’s most affluent suburb.

Lebanon man fined $13,933 for unlicensed asbestos work

Tile Excellence

Lebanon man fined $13,933 for unlicensed asbestos work Be so careful when you have someone rip your floors out. Chris from Tile Excellence had to refuse when homeowner knowingly him from what he could see it looked like it was asbestos, and told the guy he wanted to had to have it tested before he could go any further. the homeowner insisted he continue with the rip out. Chris refused thankfuly.


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Economics, Unrest Change Lebanon Stone Industry

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Cheaper imports, recession and Levant political upheavals alter the business model. Featured Industry News

Contemporary Beach House Exposing Its Steel Structure and Wooden Decking in Lebanon

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Located in the seaside town of Amchit, in Lebanon, this 430 square-meter home developed by BLANKPAGE Architects stands out due to its unconventional design. The post Contemporary Beach House Exposing Its Steel Structure and Wooden Decking in Lebanon appeared first on The contemporary beach house (photographed by Ieva Saudargait? showcases a layering of wooden decks and a minimal steel structure which supports the slabs together with the discreet glass enclosure.

A Beautiful 19th Century Home in Lebanon - Collar City Brownstone

Collar City Brownstone


Arto Brick

Diary of a Tile Addict

When the Egyptian revolution began Arto fled to Beirut, and when the crisis began in Lebanon he headed to North America. For our third installment of the week we’re looking at a company we have mentioned very briefly before in Doggy Décor.

L-Shaped Contemporary Home Adapted to an Inclined Topography: Zgharta Residence

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in a Mediterranean olive grove landscape in Zgharta, Lebanon, Zgharta Residence by platau is an L-shaped contemporary home adapted to an inclined terrain.

Smart Roof Extension Boasts Panoramic City Views in Beirut

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Brussels practice Notan Office completed a roof extension and water tank project in a crowded urban area of Beirut, Lebanon. The unconventional extension has a total surface of 250 square meters (2,691 square feet). “In Beirut roofs are inhabited, private or shared, terraces or technical roofs,” the architects explained. “The extension was built on a flat roof that had to host water tanks as well.

Unique Wadi Penthouse is Full of Surprises

Trendir Magazine

Platau -renovated Wadi penthouse in Beirut’s Wadi Abu Jamil district is one the most unusual penthouses you’ll ever see. It’s not overly spacious or lavishly decorated, but its design is so full of creativity, you just have to see it for yourself. Taking advantage of pliability of wood, the architects went away from strict lines and proportions to create something completely different.

Micro Apartments are the Next Big Thing

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Beirut, Lebanon Aptly named the Shoebox apartment by Eliemetni Architects , this rooftop micro studio is just 150 square feet. For fans of tiny houses , there’s a new way to live small and affordably – even in the biggest, most expensive cities. Micro apartments are hot in many cities with developers busy building entire buildings of them in places like New York City and San Francisco. Read on to learn more about micro apartments and where they’re located.

#BlogTourAmbiente – Best Global Design Trends at Ambiente


Although a few did stand out from the United States, Denmark, Lebanon, and the Philippines embodied design trends that I see every corner of the world embracing in the upcoming months. My trip to Ambiente with Modenus’ BlogTourAmbiente in Frankfurt, Germany was a whirlwind of size, dimension, design inspiration and global trends.

Kitchen Design Contest – The Judging Process

Life of an Architect

Cristina Menezes – Architect practicing in Brazil and Lebanon, 2014 Architizer A+ Award winner, previous Sub-Zero and Wolf Design Contest People’s Choice Award Winner. One of the projects that I have been associated with for the last year is the Sub-Zero and Wolf Kitchen Design Contest. Held every other year, it attracts incredibly talented judges and participants, and as far as contests go, it is one of the handful where I greatly anticipate the outcome.

Kitchen and Residential Design: New challenges, new location, new.

Kitchen and Residential Design

I lived in PA for 15 years (Mt Lebanon) and although it's not my original home, it's always good to go back. Kitchen and Residential Design. Notes and anecdotes from the design world. Pages. About Me. Contact. My Work. My Store. Social Media Training. 27 November 2012. New challenges, new location, new blog. Posted by Paul Anater. at 6:05 PM. After a couple of years of hemming and hawing, Ive made a decision. I am going to leave Florida and throw myself into a new challenge.