Sparse and Simple Island Home in Sweden

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The post Sparse and Simple Island Home in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture cliff house Family Home in Sweden House in Sweden island minimalistThe backdrop to Viggsö is windswept landscape of stone cliffs, pine trees and shaggy lichen- a faded color palette, fitting for a minimalist home. Designed by Arrhov Frick Arkitektkontor , this sparse home is designed to accommodate a family of five on this Swedish Island, located on the Stockholm archipelago.

Small Apartment in Sweden Has a Charming Bistro Feel

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We love the dynamic character this small apartment in Sweden exudes. The post Small Apartment in Sweden Has a Charming Bistro Feel appeared first on Freshome.com. Apartments Architecture small apartment small apartment Sweden small Swedish homeDiscovered by Freshome on real estate broker Alvhem ‘s website, the 430-square-foot crib has a combined kitchen and living space, a bedroom and a bathroom.

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Dark Walls, Wood Make For a Warm, Cozy Apartment in Sweden

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Discovered by Freshome on real estate broker Alvhem ‘s website, this 721-square-foot apartment in Gothenburg, Sweden, features two rooms, an exquisite chef’s kitchen and access to the garden. The post Dark Walls, Wood Make For a Warm, Cozy Apartment in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Architecture apartment in Sweden

Serene Vacation Home in Sweden Hides Among the Pine Trees

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Villa Ljung is a charming vacation home near the sea in Höllviken, Sweden. Information provided by Johan Sundberg Architecture; photography by Markus Linderoth] The post Serene Vacation Home in Sweden Hides Among the Pine Trees appeared first on Freshome.com. The project was completed by Johan Sundberg Architecture and comprises three buildings: a residence, a garage and a small cottage for an aging relative.

Egg-Shaped Sauna Mirrors Arctic Landscape in Sweden

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Artist duo Bigert & Bergström completed the design of an egg-shaped sauna in Kiruna, Sweden’s northernmost town. Photography credit: Jean-Baptiste Béranger The post Egg-Shaped Sauna Mirrors Arctic Landscape in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. The sculptural installation offers plenty of room for warmth, reflection and rest.

Woodsafe Timber Protection from Sweden Sets Sail for Britain

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Raketskolan Kiruna Sweden Woodsafe Timber Protection, one of Scandinavia's leading companies in fire-retardant wood surface layers and fire-retardant wood products, is establishing in the UK.

Modern Villa Design in Sweden Balancing Social Fun and Privacy

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Impressive interior design lines each space in this Sweden villa, inspiring us to choose the best color palette for a bright, relaxed atmosphere. This modern villa design provokes owners to live a chic and stylish life, enjoying both their outdoor presence under Sweden’s sun and the elegant cluster of interiors. The post Modern Villa Design in Sweden Balancing Social Fun and Privacy appeared first on Freshome.com.

Modern Home in Sweden Accessing Stunning Sea Views and Rocky Hillscapes

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Located on Fragile Valla Bay in Särö, the modern home in Sweden gathers 289 square meters on two levels on a plot measuring 4,220 square meters. Mentioning that this beautifully modern home in Sweden has its own cozy beach means opening up new possibilities. The post Modern Home in Sweden Accessing Stunning Sea Views and Rocky Hillscapes appeared first on Freshome.com.

A Sculptural, Simple Prefab Home in Sweden

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Created by Swedish architect Tommy Carlsson, this low-cost prefab home is located in a suburb of Stockholm, Sweden. The post A Sculptural, Simple Prefab Home in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Think low-cost homes are boring and lacking inspiration? Think again! The Happy Cheap prototype for inexpensive prefab homes proves that affordable home design can look attractive and use space wisely. Not only that, but they can be integrated beautifully into the landscape.

Sculptural and Affordable Prefab Home in Sweden

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Imagined by Swedish architect Tommy Carlsson , this first of its kind low-cost prefab home is located in a suburb of Stockholm, Sweden. The post Sculptural and Affordable Prefab Home in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Think cheap houses are boring and lacking inspiration? Think again! The “Happy Cheap” prototype for low-cost prefab homes comes to prove that affordable home design can look attractive and feel cozy inside.

Spectacular Attic Duplex With Glass Flooring in Stockholm, Sweden

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This elegant attic duplex reflecting light in every room is located on Norrbackagatan, a picturesque street in Stockholm, Sweden. The post Spectacular Attic Duplex With Glass Flooring in Stockholm, Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Covering a total surface 1,260 square feet and spread on two levels, the refined Scandinavian apartment beckons for up close exploration.

Contemporary Residence With an Unexpected Tough Silhouette in Ingarö, Sweden

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Located on the island of Ingarö, Sweden, this contemporary residence designed by Gabriel Minguez is a surprising silhouette in an unspoiled natural landscape. The post Contemporary Residence With an Unexpected Tough Silhouette in Ingarö, Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. The residence is inspired by Japanese design and features a fastidious garden providing a good transition to the archipelago-specific vegetation surrounding the property.

One-Room Apartment in Sweden Displays Function, Refinement

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This welcoming one-room Scandinavian apartment is located in a heritage building in Gothenburg, Sweden. We believe this one-room apartment in Sweden restores hope on decorating small spaces; with little effort, you can truly do magic. The post One-Room Apartment in Sweden Displays Function, Refinement appeared first on Freshome.com. Straight lines and large window highlight the construction of this small home. Despite a total surface of 26.5

Jeans Label Rug by Kings of Sweden is Upcycled Awesomeness

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Scandinavian design company Kings of Sweden created an area rug that is about as unique as you can get. Made from a random blend of upcycled jeans labels collected from around the world, the finished result is a global design with a myriad of untold stories to tell

Duplex in Sweden Proves That Small Can Feel Spacious

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Spotted by Freshome on real estate broker Alvhem ‘s website, this two-story duplex in Gothenburg, Sweden, features a delightful terrace. The post Duplex in Sweden Proves That Small Can Feel Spacious appeared first on Freshome.com. Blending refinement and functionality, the 668-square-foot home accommodates living areas on the main floor and a cozy loft bedroom on the upper level. Whitewashed walls and floors painted a light gray ensure a spacious feel.

Modern Villa in Sweden Offers Panoramic Sea Views

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Featuring panoramic views of the Stockholm Inlet, this modern villa in Sweden sits on a sloping three-quarter-acre lot and includes plenty of outdoor terrace and deck space. The post Modern Villa in Sweden Offers Panoramic Sea Views appeared first on Freshome.com. According to real estate agency Skeppsholmen , the home is 1,900 square feet.

NCC to Construct School, Sports Facility in Western Trelleborg, Sweden

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NCC is to build the new Vannhög and Lillevång school for pupils aged 6-16, with accompanying sports facilities in western Trelleborg, Sweden. The order secured by NCC from the Municipality

Flexible House Providing Room for Both Socializing and Seclusion: Villa J in Sweden

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Adapted to the living needs of a family of five, Villa J by Architect Johan Sundberg stands out on the background of a former fishing village east of the town of Höllviken, in Sweden. Photography by Markus Linderoth] The post Flexible House Providing Room for Both Socializing and Seclusion: Villa J in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com.

Bright Two-Room Apartment in Sweden Exhibiting an Interesting Modern Layout

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Making the most of its central location in the lovely city of Gothemburg, Sweden, this bright and spacious two-room apartment offers extensive surrounding views. The post Bright Two-Room Apartment in Sweden Exhibiting an Interesting Modern Layout appeared first on Freshome.com. Spotted on Alvhem , the crib is located in a turn of the century building and preserves some original elements, such as the impressive ceiling height and wooden floors, which were, of course, renovated.

Lemminkäinen Sells its Building Construction Business in Sweden

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Lemminkäinen has completed the sale of its building construction business in Sweden. Lemminkäinen agreed on 5 June 2015 to sell all outstanding shares in its Swedish subsidiary Rekab

Skanska Constructs Three Multi-Family Buildings with 158 Apartments in Sweden

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Skanska develops and constructs three multi-family buildings with 158 apartments in Johanneberg, Gothenburg, Sweden. The project entails a construction contract worth SEK 377M, which will be included

NCC Deployed to Build New Environmentally Certified District Court in Lund, Sweden

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NCC has been commissioned by Specialfastigheter to construct the new environmentally certified district court in Lund, Sweden. The order is worth SEK 326 million. The new district court, which will

NCC to Break Ground on 350 Rental Apartments in Stockholm, Sweden

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NCC, in cooperation with AB Stockholmshem, will construct 350 rental apartments in the Mariehäll city district of Bromma in Stockholm, Sweden. The project also includes a new preschool and

Skanska Awarded Contract to Construct Phase II of New Regionens Hus in Gothenburg, Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with Västfastigheter for the second phase of the construction of the new Regionens Hus in Gothenburg, Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 580M, which will be

NCC Commissioned by Fabege to Construct 40,000-Square-Meter office Building in Sweden

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NCC has been commissioned by Fabege AB to construct a 40,000-square meter office building next to Arenastaden in Solna, Sweden. The office building will be BREEAM Excellent certified and have ICA as

Skanska Signs Renovation and Expansion Contract for New Alingsås Hospital in Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with Västfastigheter to renovate and expand the New Alingsås Hospital in Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 420 million, which will be included in the

Fortum Announces Construction Plans for 75MW Solberg Wind Park Project in Sweden

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Fortum has made a final investment decision on the 75-megawatt Solberg wind park project in Northern Sweden, announced earlier this year. According to the plan, the construction starts in summer 2016

Skanska Enters Contract with ESS to Build First Phase of Research Facility in Lund, Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with ESS, European Spallation Source, to build the first phase of a state-of-the-art research facility in Lund, Sweden. The contract is worth SEK 670 M and the work will

Skanska Inks Construction Contract for Helicopter Hangar and Administration Building in Sweden

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Skanska has signed an agreement with the Swedish Fortifications Agency to build a combined helicopter hangar and administration building at the wing F17 in Kallinge, Sweden. This contract is worth SEK

Skanska Inks Construction Contract for Second Stage of Advanced Research Facility in Lund, Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with ESS, European Spallation Source, to build the second stage of a state-of-the-art research facility in Lund, Sweden. The total contract is worth SEK 1.2 billion and

Skanska Inks Construction Contract for Sports Hall and Supermarket in Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract to construct a supermarket for ICA Maxi and a sports hall for Huddinge municipality in Stockholm, Sweden. The contract is worth SEK 330 M, which is included in order

Skanska to Expand a Section of Freight Line Hallsberg-Degerön in Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with the Swedish Transport Administration to expand a section of the freight line Hallsberg-Degerön in Sweden. The contract is worth SEK 398 M, which is included in

NCC to Upgrade Three Hospitals in Södermanland, Sweden

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NCC and Sörmland County Council have agreed to refurbish and extend three hospitals in Södermanland in a contract valued at about SEK 3 billion. The partnership will commence immediately

Design Ingenuity Exhibited by Small Scandinavian Apartment in Gothenburg

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The living room is exceptionally bright and airy due to the large windows in the north, which allow the inhabitants to contemplate the beautiful rooftops of Sweden. Apartments Small Scandinavian Apartment Sweden homeLocated in Gothenburg’s city center, in a colorful and vibrant neighborhood, this small Scandinavian apartment is a place worthy of being called a home.

From Stockholm to Milan, a Focus on Sustainability

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Fifteen Swedish companies and three designers took their designs on a road trip from from Sweden to Milan, Italy, to be part of an expo. The project was an initiative by Swedish Design Goes Milan 2017 and Business Sweden, in collaboration with the Swedish Embassy. Furniture & Accessories Decorating Ideas milan sweden Swedish apartment design

Design Trends 2015 :: Scandinavia

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Design Trends 2015 Danish Furniture Gelanie Blog HGTV Modern Furnishings Mid-Century Modern Danish & Scandanavian Furnishings Organic Patterns Scandia Scandinavian Design Skonahiem Sweden The Danish Textile & Fashion Association Vintage & Classic Scandinavian Design I love Scandinavian countries, maybe because of reindeer, Hans Christian Anderson, Smorgasbords or the perpetually happy people. The latter of which live through endless winters, long, dark and dreary.

This Saturday at Heath SF, we’re excited to welcome Hanna and.

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This Saturday at Heath SF , we’re excited to welcome Hanna and Jacob Bruce, co-owners of Växbo Lin based in Sweden. highlight vaxbo lin sweden heath finds iris hantverk klippan skruf glassworks san francisco los angeles We’re big fans of their brightly saturated linens and carry a small selection in our showrooms ; their Heath Finds installation from April 25-May 15 will feature their expanded product line, including placemats, napkins, runners, and more.

Tax Agency in Stockholm Converted into Elegant Restaurant by Richard Lindvall

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A former tax agency in Stockholm, Sweden was recently converted by Richard Lindvall into an impressive venue that accommodates conference zones, a cafe, a bistro and more. Big impressive buildings with lots of space and hard materials, but which are still keeping a welcoming atmosphere are rare in Sweden.

ESS initiates Installations in the Long Instrument Hall

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Yesterday, European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund, Sweden, celebrated an important scientific milestone, the official handover of the Long Instrument Hall from construction partner Skanska.

Bowled Over by Bolon

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All design and production happens in Ulricehamn, Sweden. All design and production happens in Ulricehamn, Sweden. When did I visit Milan again? Oh yeah, April 2014. Time flies. You see the thing is, when you go to these sensory overloading mind boggling trade shows you bring it all home with you in the form of dvds, thumb drives, brochures, samples etc. The Contradiction of Silence by choreographer Alexander Ekman. What an artful way to market flooring!

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Minimalism Offers Surprising Wellness Benefits

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Sweden’s relaxed lagom design style might be the ideal minimalism for your home. You’ve read all about the benefits of decluttering. There’s more to minimalism than that, with far-reaching benefits for many people — including those with asthma or allergies, caregiving for an elderly or injured relative, living with autism or just needing some stress relief. Read about them in my latest piece for Forbes.com.

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Eclectic Stockholm Apartment Boasts Charm, Character

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Welcome to a renovated century-old apartment in Stockholm, Sweden. Discovered by Freshome on the real estate brokerage website of Skeppsholmen , this five-room Scandinavian home inspires functionality and comfort. Many of the historic building’s original elements have been preserved, one reason why it exudes so much charm.

A Tiny Apartments Roundup: 500-Square-Foot or Less Spaces

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Either we have a lot of readers who love Sweden’s second largest city, or these tiny apartments have been widely popular due to how minimalist-yet-chic they are. Size: 290 SQFT | See it here Kungsgatan Street | Gothenburg, Sweden Overlooking the bustling Kungsgatan (King’s Street), the vibrancy of this district flows in from the street below to the small balcony and through the apartment. 500 square feet may not seem like a lot of space.