We at Decoist do spend most of our time trying to unearth amazing homes and design inspirations from all across the planet and bring them to our readers. And the rest of the time is spent ogling additional beautiful homes! But we also absolutely love eco-friendly structures and sustainable design that take us towards a better tomorrow.
The cantilevered cabin has a footprint of just 200 feet and yet offers a living space of spread across several levels. Its uncomplicated design coupled with adaptable features turn it into an absolute delight!
White is the dominant color in the living area with the smart use of gray and a hint of black providing the necessary visual contrast. Designed by the creative folk from Canny the extensive use of glossy surfaces clean straight lines and decor in cool neutral shades ensures that the gorgeous residence has a sophisticated and understated appeal
Doing precisely this is the latest private residence designed by Norbert Dalsass that brings together a variety of natural materials while creating a unique and tranquil getaway that’s all about the nature world outside! The façade of the instantly charms you with its combination of clean straight lines lovely wooden surfaces and a distinct stone wall.
Large sliding glass doors not only connect the interior with the view outside they also tap into the cross-ventilation potential of the home. Passive environmental design along with features such as a photovoltaic system solar hot-water heaters geothermal HVAC and LED lighting ensure that the Lakehouse is as energy-efficient as possible.
The top floor contains the master bedroom bath and laundry along with a spacious roof deck overlooking the distant mountains and lake. Innovative in its design and contemporary in its style this is a perfect example of shaping a house to fit your lifestyle.
While the classic exterior of the house spread across three expansive levels is kept intact it is the interior that welcomes you with contemporary decor and lighting fixtures from the likes of Jimmie Martin and Tom Dixon.