Wonderful Contemporary Home Design Mixing Timber with Glass

Who says that the use of wooden material extensively for home design will only result in traditional or rustic style? This Maddock House in Alberta, Canada will prove you wrong. Designed by Marc Boutin Architectural Collaborative, you will see how stylish this contemporary home is by mixing the timber with glass element, along with the stone clad for the exterior.

The interior itself keeps up with the modernity yet successfully blends those elements and materials to create the ambience, resulting in a cozy residence.

Looking at this situation, you can see how this contemporary home design blends the timber, glass, and stone carefully for the exterior. The exquisite design for this building shape features the straight and clean line, thus emphasizing the modernity as well.

See also how the shaded glass is used extensively in every surface. It becomes undoubtedly that this home interior feels airy and bright due the abundance of light. As for the clad stone, it is employed cleverly for the ground level, blending beautifully with this home’s simple landscape.

Walking inside the spacious and large kitchen space, you will be welcomed with the bright and airy feel overflowing in this room. It is resulted by the extensive use of glass element, as mentioned before. Yet, you can also see how this large space may appear really inviting and modern as well.

The wooden surface is seen not only on the hardwood flooring, but also on the wooden stain wrapping the kitchen cabinetry, thus creating eye-catchy accent to contrast the clean wall space. Enjoying the abundance of light, you can also see the cozy kitchen nook that exposes the lovely woven detail.

Moving to the living room, you can see how this one successfully blends three elements as part of its interior design. Benefiting the heartwarming and cozy nuance resulted from the use of stone element as part of this contemporary home design idea; this space definitely will be a great spot to spend the precious family time.

Besides, this space would be a perfect place to welcome the guests in warm greeting, wouldn’t it? See also how the stone clad is perfectly used as the fireplace mantel kit, which will help making this space feels even warmer as well.

Lovely Wooden Home Design Blending with Nature Surrounding

What did you do when you were a child? There are some memorable moments and lovely memorabilia that remind us about the cheerful childhood you had back then. One of them is probably involve a wooden tree house your dad made as a place for you to play with friends.

If living in your tree house used to be your dream, revive your childhood with this brilliant wooden home designed by Golany Architects. Entitled as Two Tree House, this home definitely would bring back the memories.

Related to this situation, you can see how the abundance of rich and warm wooden surface to the shingle wall exterior also makes this wooden home design successfully embraces the pine trees surrounding in harmony. Built in Jerusalem, Israel, Two Tree House presents the extensive use of timber as its main material. It may appear rustic or traditional in design, but you cannot deny the harmony it creates with the peaceful nature surrounding.

This L-shaped home is also designed to blend with nature surrounding perfectly. Do you notice the facade: a lovely floating terrace that spares some space for the existing old tree to grow up?

It is another proof showing how the 2 Tree House is built to preserve in harmony with nature. Rather than getting the tree rid of, you can see the smart and great decision to build the home around the tree instead. Besides, this terrace also provides a great spot to absorb the beauty of lush green, doesn’t it?

Not only great in mixing the building with nature, this wooden home design idea also preserves the necessary privacy. You can see that Two Tree House is designed to be completely shut from outdoor. The small windows can be opened and shut when necessary. And when you walk inside this home, you can also find the gorgeous wooden pieces such as this lovely dining set. See also how the wall space is decorated with beautiful painting in nature theme.

Bright Wooden Cabin in Modern Design as Cozy Little Nest

Are planning in building a small wooden cabin for you? Despite the small size, you should maintain the comfort and coziness as well. It would be really helpful especially during the cold winter. And even though it is designed with wood as the main material, it does not always mean that the cabin should appear rustic and old as well. That is why today we will take you to see this gorgeous Delta Shelter, a cabin designed by Olson Kundig Architects in Washington, USA.

Looking at this situation, you can see how this modern wooden cabin is designed by using not only the timber. You can also see the extensive use of transparent glass element, which will help allowing the natural light to come into this cabin.

You can also see the staircase that will connect each level of this three-storey cabin. There are also small terraces in every level. But, what makes Delta Shelter look even more interesting is the use of shutters that will keep this cabin shut to provide intimacy and privacy for indoor spaces.

Walking inside Delta Shelter, you will also find the use of wood to each surface for the interior. The use of plywood helps creating the bright and light nuance, while provides accent and texture due its wooden surface for the interior design.

This three-storey cabin provides the spacious and cozy living area on the top level. As for the middle one, this space is used for private rooms such as master bedroom and guest room. The lowest one is used as storage and carport.

Entering the living area, you will find the cozy and heartwarming space for family gathering. This modern wooden cabin design for this area includes the mix of plywood surface with gorgeous modern furniture in simple black color.

The warm wooden tone blends perfectly with the steel columns used to provide steady support for this building. Yet, the minimalist and wooden interior also allows the fresh green splash seen through the transparent glass blends with the interior as well.

Sleek Clean Lines Employed in Colonial Building Interior

Have we ever imagined that a colonial building has interior with clean lines? It seems not common since usually colonial building has the traditional or classical interior design. However, Hernandez Silva Arquitectos shows that contemporary interior can be applied in classical building through this PPDG Penthouse project.

This colonial building located in Mexico has been remodeled by applying contemporary concept in its interior. The result is an inspiring modern interior applying practical and simple principals. The color theme used in the interior design is also varied based on modern concept.

Clean lines in interior always give the sleek look. It can be seen from this corridor designed in practical concept. The corridor walls are in different colors. It is in white in one side, and red in the other side. This gives playful accent in this interior color application.

The corridor flooring is in white tile flooring. The lightings are set in recessed lighting style. The lighting are not only installed on the ceiling, but they are also set in the flooring.

The dining area has a set of modern dining furniture. A set of modern chairs covered in white sheets looks great with a rectangular dining table in bold color. Blue modern sconce is hung above this modern furniture giving the beautiful additional lighting. Large glass wall displays the beautiful nature views.

The living room is in true contemporary style. A white comfortable sofa is placed together with a set of dark brown sofas in velvet materials. Colorful tables are placed in the middle of these modern sofas. White interior wall, ceiling, and flooring makes the interior looks bright.

This colorful interior gives the fresh look and playful style. Applying clean lines are the most suitable design concept for the contemporary style no matter how classic the home exterior is.

Minimalist Contemporary Home with Concrete Exterior

Talking about a stylish and exquisite contemporary home, you really need to see this wonderful work of A-cero, a Madrid-based studio. Named as Vivienda 19, this fantastic home will stun you with its grand size and gorgeous yet simple exterior design. Featuring the use of concrete thoroughly, Vivienda 19, located in Madrid, definitely is something worth to see, especially when you are interesting in embracing the minimalist with luxury and coziness to your stylish living space.

Related to this situation, this contemporary home design features the straight lines and simple shape to define the simplicity. The landscape is also designed in the same way, featuring the mix of water feature, stone, and green lawn in clear definition.

To reach the entrance, you will find the simple pathway that will lead you to cross the landscape. As for the vegetation, Vivienda 19 showcases the small green plants to refresh the simple landscape as well as the refreshing small palm trees popping out from the small terraces on upper level.

Stepping inside this residence, you will also find the minimalist approach applied within the interior. The simple, neutral color shade is also used, thus helps making the interior feels bright and light as well. You can see this modern and airy family room that enjoys the abundance of light due the use of transparent glass extensively.

To define the modernity and style, the gorgeous modern furniture is chosen in simple dark color, such as this comfortable sectional sofa. You can also see the sleek black accent wall that helps defining the ambience as well.

Seen through the clear glass windows and doors that equip the bright and airy living space on ground level, you can see the refreshing swimming pool area. The main feature of this contemporary home design idea is also seen clearly in this sunny yet cozy outdoor space.

Simple, concrete element is used as part of the design for this space, with clean line defined. This way, you can see how refreshing and inviting the bright aqua water looks. Open to the home courtyard that looks really green, this area looks really perfect as a cozy lounge space, doesn’t it?

Charming Tree House in Unique Design

The uniqueness of this tree house designed by Joel Allen can give the inspiration of how a modern tree home could be. The house shape is beautiful and it is made from wooden elements. This HemLoft Treehouse is located in the middle of green vegetation that makes this house has absolute natural look and location.

The house design is very sophisticated. It combines the traditional look and the modern concept. Wooden elements are used as the major part of this house design. Meanwhile, the glass elements are used as the house windows.

Wooden beams are the structure that constructs this tree house design. Dark colored wood looks great to be combined with glass elements. The glass windows are designed in sleek look. He house structure reflects the modern concept. Simple and practical are used as the design principles of this tree home.

There is a small bridge bringing to this house. Circular wooden materials are placed on that bridge. The glass windows are not only placed on the wall, but they are also placed on the ceiling brightening the house interior. The door is also made from wood in simple style.

This house is located on a log. Natural exterior decoration such as flower plants and natural stones are placed on the exterior elements. The house interior is also designed in a very beautiful way. All of the interior furniture is made from wood. Minimalist concept is perfectly applied in this house interior design. The workspace consists of the wooden bench and the wooden table in the corner of the room.

The kitchen is also in small size. Simple wooden table is used as the kitchen counter. Mounted shelves are used as the kitchen storage. Colorful kitchen appliances make this small kitchen area looks livelier. Wooden tree house is one of the houses employing true natural concepts.

Elegant Vacation Home Located in Lush Green Vegetation

Villa La Hilaria is a vacation home offering the comfortable stay experience. Located in green environment, this villa is a residence connected well with the nature surrounding. RDR Arquitectos designed this vacation residence with minimalist style. Contemporary concept is employed in this house with cubic shape.

White is used as the exterior color theme. This gives the perfect color contrast to the green environment surrounding the house. Concrete materials are the main structure used in the house exterior elements. The windows and doors are designed in modern style in simple look.

Glass elements are also the main materials constructing this minimalist vacation home. One of the exterior features is the swimming pool installed in the middle of the green grass yard. Large glass windows have white curtains attached on them. These windows give the bright look and the airy impression to the home interior. This is one of the characteristics of modern minimalist home. The outdoor furniture is also designed in sleek look and modern style.

The exterior flooring is in unique style. It is structured from natural shapes of the stones. Terracotta jugs can be the perfect exterior decoration that fit well with this flooring type. Wooden exterior furniture can also add the natural feel.

Wooden interior furniture is employed in strengthening the natural style of this interior design. Ethnical interior decoration such as the traditional table sheet makes this interior looks fresh. The interior flooring is also structured from natural stones.

This natural stones flooring is also employed as the kitchen flooring. Dark wooden kitchen furniture fits well with this natural flooring type. The sleek wooden tables look great to be combined with this natural accent. Modern kitchen appliances give the modern style in this natural kitchen theme. Stylish vacation home in natural style is suitable for the vacation residence located in the middle of lush green vegetation.

Jazzy Modern House Applying Rustic Texture

Gracias Studio designed this contemporary house named Casa Real del Mar. This house has jazzy design and stylish look. Bright color is applied on the house exterior. White exterior wall looks great with wooden beams accent. Tropical green plants become the wonderful natural decoration for the exterior.

Grey exterior flooring blends well with the bright color of the exterior wall. Wooden materials are also used as the house fence. The design of this fence is in simple and sleek look just like the house design.

This contemporary house shape is in cubic shape. It has clean lines applied in almost every part of the house. Open space is also applied as the concept of this house design. Large glass sliding doors are installed to connect the house interior with the exterior.

Wooden deck in rustic texture gives the natural look of this house exterior flooring. Wooden elements are also used in the interior structure. The interior flooring, wall, and most of the furniture are also made from wood. This natural look is beautiful to be combined with the sleek style.

The dining area is furnished with wooden chairs in modern style together with rectangular wooden table that is also in sleek design. A set of contemporary chairs in black is placed besides this dining area. White woollen rug is placed under these modern chairs. Darker wooden table is placed among these chairs.

The kitchen is also in the similar area with this dining area. A set of modern wooden stools are placed behind kitchen counter. The kitchen counter is made from wooden elements. Its countertop is in white similar with the mounted kitchen cabinet. Rustic texture is also applied on the interior wall made from concrete. Contemporary house style can be shaped from the mixture between natural elements and the modern style.

Clean Two-Story House with White Interior

Those who are obsessed with white color must see the two-story house that is located in Wellington Point, about 14 miles south-east of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. This contemporary home uses many white interiors with clean design. The house is also blended very well with the trees around the house and on the poolside.

From outside, you can already see an elegant white walled house with cream poolside. On the poolside there are some white daybeds, and the light blue-colored pool makes a very nice, soft touch.

Though the main two-story house color is white, you still can see some uses of other colors like brown that come from the wood stairs and on the living room. The living room uses white sofas with the sofa bed, white cushions, white table, and white decorations arranged on the shelves across the sofa.

This room also has a direct access to the deck with glass railings with the sliding window doors. On the deck, you will see a white dining table with the touch or orange color from the jars on the table.

The master bedroom uses a rather classic touch with the white roses. There are some white roses craving above the white sliding door and white rose pattern on the bed cover and the pillows. The white floor has some parts covered with white fur carpet and there is a metallic cupboard that reflects the surrounding. The bathroom uses white bowl sink with white tub and white-tiled flooring on the shower room that uses glass wall.

There are some patterns used in the family room too. The room consists of white carpet with white round table on it. There’s an L-shaped white sofa and white cupboard across it for the TV and white vases for the decorations.

The patterns can be seen on the cushions that accompany the white two-story house furniture color with the plaid grey pattern, floral grey pattern, and also a black and white patterned chair beside the sofa.

Awesome Remodelled House in Australia

Doing a project of a remodelled house can solve the boredom of the old house. The idea can be applied not just to the main house, but also to your summerhouse. For example, you can see the project recently done by 05 AM arquitectura to the Baluster Lattice House in Vallvidrera, near Barcelona, Spain. The house is mainly used by the owner for a summer retreat, and from some of the pictures, you can see the before and after.

The remodelled house design chooses to change even the front side. Before, it used exposed stonewalls with metal door. Now, the wall has been painted with plain grey color without exposing the material and changes the door into a rolling door.

This summerhouse uses many combinations of white and grey for the furniture, though white is still dominating like in the outer wall that uses concrete white wall. There are also combinations of white and wood stairs that will take you to the wood deck that has some lazy chairs made from rattan.

Another wood deck is also available with white bench and a wood table shaped like a treasure chest. The combination of white and grey can be seen especially on the living space. Each room can be connected or closed with the sliding doors. The kitchen uses grey cabinets and counters with white L-shaped Island on the centre. On the other side, there is storage with grey doors too.

Near the kitchen, you will find the white stairs to take you upstairs. After you reached the upper level, you will see a part that uses glass ceiling and letting the natural light comes in to the hallway. The hallway is designed to be simple with some grey doors that will open the great rooms in the house. The same doors idea is also used in the remodelled house interior design that can be seen in the bathroom.