Overlapping near the Ocean: Modern home consists of overlapping volumes that create a dynamic home with spectacular views of the oceanAs you can see from the photographs, this two-storey home does not fail to impress with its strong structure and contemporary influence. Located in Port Macquarie, New South Wales Australia, this modern home has recently been developed by a local company SMB Interior Design and has some magnificent design features running throughout the design. The house consists of overlapping volumes, that each has their own textured exterior, and has been completed with a mixture of white and grey panelling.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/overlapping-near-the-ocean-modern-home-consists-of-overlapping-volumes-that-create-a-dynamic-home-with-spectacular-views-of-the-ocean/

Overlapping near the Ocean: Modern home consists of overlapping volumes that create a dynamic home with spectacular views of the ocean

As you can see from the photographs, this two-storey home does not fail to impress with its strong structure and contemporary influence. Located in Port Macquarie, New South Wales Australia, this modern home has recently been developed by a local company SMB Interior Design and has some magnificent design features running throughout the design. The house consists of overlapping volumes, that each has their own textured exterior, and has been completed with a mixture of white and grey panelling.

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Very Vibrant: Eclectic home has vibrant overtones with character and charismaThis colourful and eclectic home is definitely individual and has real character and charisma. The modern apartment was developed by Indi Interiors and is located in the heart of New York, alongside the hustle and bustle of daily life. The eclectic interior gives the space real definition with a blend of gorgeous colours, plush velvety textiles and mix of modern and traditional styles.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/very-vibrant-eclectic-home-has-vibrant-overtones-with-character-and-charisma/

Very Vibrant: Eclectic home has vibrant overtones with character and charisma

This colourful and eclectic home is definitely individual and has real character and charisma. The modern apartment was developed by Indi Interiors and is located in the heart of New York, alongside the hustle and bustle of daily life. The eclectic interior gives the space real definition with a blend of gorgeous colours, plush velvety textiles and mix of modern and traditional styles.

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As Open as the Ocean: Gorgeous home has breath-taking views of the bay and its crashing wavesThe first picture in this article really demonstrates the beauty and clarity of this wonderful home and also portrays the spaciousness and openness it has to the outside world. The large windows that look out to the crystal blue sea is one of the first features you notice when walking into this home, and boy, what a feature it is! Forsythe General Contractors recently completed this amazing house with expansive views of the bay and is located in Sausalito, Marin Country, California.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/as-open-as-the-ocean-gorgeous-home-has-breath-taking-views-of-the-bay-and-its-crashing-waves/

As Open as the Ocean: Gorgeous home has breath-taking views of the bay and its crashing waves

The first picture in this article really demonstrates the beauty and clarity of this wonderful home and also portrays the spaciousness and openness it has to the outside world. The large windows that look out to the crystal blue sea is one of the first features you notice when walking into this home, and boy, what a feature it is! Forsythe General Contractors recently completed this amazing house with expansive views of the bay and is located in Sausalito, Marin Country, California.

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Modern on the Mountain: Contemporary home, located on the side of a steep hillside is sleek and modern in style and designWhether you are looking up or down on the hill, it is difficult to miss this white structure that seems to be plonked down from space! Surrounded by lush vegetation, beautifully shrubbery and mountainous air, this modern home has the perfect, calm setting that gives the owners some real tranquillity and relaxation. Designed by architect Mario Martins, this contemporary home is located on a steep hillside, offering spectacular views of the ocean from the front windows.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/modern-on-the-mountain-contemporary-home-located-on-the-side-of-a-steep-hillside-is-sleek-and-modern-in-style-and-design/

Modern on the Mountain: Contemporary home, located on the side of a steep hillside is sleek and modern in style and design

Whether you are looking up or down on the hill, it is difficult to miss this white structure that seems to be plonked down from space! Surrounded by lush vegetation, beautifully shrubbery and mountainous air, this modern home has the perfect, calm setting that gives the owners some real tranquillity and relaxation. Designed by architect Mario Martins, this contemporary home is located on a steep hillside, offering spectacular views of the ocean from the front windows.

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Truly Traditional: Rural home has rustic and traditional overtones with charm and charismaIt is not difficult to see why this house is such a popular building for many people. With its real traditional style stone walls, bay windows and high-peaked ceilings, it is truly natural delight that offers so much character and style to the surrounding landscape. Designed by Thompson Custom Homes, this spacious two-storey family home is located in Houston, Texas and has wonderfully kept grounds, a swimming pool and an outside annexe for guests.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/truly-traditional-rural-home-has-rustic-and-traditional-overtones-with-charm-and-charisma/

Truly Traditional: Rural home has rustic and traditional overtones with charm and charisma

It is not difficult to see why this house is such a popular building for many people. With its real traditional style stone walls, bay windows and high-peaked ceilings, it is truly natural delight that offers so much character and style to the surrounding landscape. Designed by Thompson Custom Homes, this spacious two-storey family home is located in Houston, Texas and has wonderfully kept grounds, a swimming pool and an outside annexe for guests.

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Cubist Creation: Cubist home is modern in style with masculine features and designAs you walk up to this magnificent home, the geometry and colour of the building stands tall and proud with masculine off-white and black facades. Luca Rutelli, of the Italian company, Atelier 35, designed this modern single-family home in 2012 and it is located in Parma, Italy. The exterior of the house is striking, with deep black features that bring out the depth within in the off-white facades.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/cubist-creation-cubist-home-is-modern-in-style-with-masculine-features-and-design/

Cubist Creation: Cubist home is modern in style with masculine features and design

As you walk up to this magnificent home, the geometry and colour of the building stands tall and proud with masculine off-white and black facades. Luca Rutelli, of the Italian company, Atelier 35, designed this modern single-family home in 2012 and it is located in Parma, Italy. The exterior of the house is striking, with deep black features that bring out the depth within in the off-white facades.

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Geometrically Organic: Eclectically styled apartment is located in Miami and has panoramic views of the ocean and the cityThis very light and elegant interior is the epitome of modernity and dynamism with its mixture of geometric lines and organic, flowing shapes. The apartment, created and designed by StyleHaus Design, is located on the upper floors of a high-rise building that offers excellent views of Miami and the ocean.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/geometrically-organic-eclectically-styled-apartment-is-located-in-miami-and-has-panoramic-views-of-the-ocean-and-the-city/

Geometrically Organic: Eclectically styled apartment is located in Miami and has panoramic views of the ocean and the city

This very light and elegant interior is the epitome of modernity and dynamism with its mixture of geometric lines and organic, flowing shapes. The apartment, created and designed by StyleHaus Design, is located on the upper floors of a high-rise building that offers excellent views of Miami and the ocean.

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Black & Red: Modern home with an abundance of white, has red and white features that brings the space aliveAs soon as you walk into this house, you are met with a bright and airy space that just oozes pure modernity and sophistication. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, this house was designed by JW Construction and consists of a spacious kitchen and dining area, living room, dining room with closed fireplace, a bedroom and a bathroom. The whole house has been designed with a modern style and has a large amount of white throughout the whole space.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/black-red-modern-home-with-an-abundance-of-white-has-red-and-white-features-that-brings-the-space-alive/

Black & Red: Modern home with an abundance of white, has red and white features that brings the space alive

As soon as you walk into this house, you are met with a bright and airy space that just oozes pure modernity and sophistication. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, this house was designed by JW Construction and consists of a spacious kitchen and dining area, living room, dining room with closed fireplace, a bedroom and a bathroom. The whole house has been designed with a modern style and has a large amount of white throughout the whole space.

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So Spanish: Gorgeous home located on the Oceanfront is typical of Spanish style and designFrom a distance, this brilliantly elegant home looks incredible in its setting, with a traditional Spanish style and glistening pool in the midst of its shadow. This one-storey house is located on the oceanfront and was developed by AB Design Studio. It has a white exterior, which is very typical of traditional Spanish style, and has a gorgeous red clay-tiled roof that is so typical of Mediterranean design.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/so-spanish-gorgeous-home-located-on-the-oceanfront-is-typical-of-spanish-style-and-design/

So Spanish: Gorgeous home located on the Oceanfront is typical of Spanish style and design

From a distance, this brilliantly elegant home looks incredible in its setting, with a traditional Spanish style and glistening pool in the midst of its shadow. This one-storey house is located on the oceanfront and was developed by AB Design Studio. It has a white exterior, which is very typical of traditional Spanish style, and has a gorgeous red clay-tiled roof that is so typical of Mediterranean design.

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White Excellence: Modern home is sleek and stylish in crystal whiteThis huge house with an impressive exterior and interior design was completed by Boswell Construction and is located in the state of California. With a rather impressive 650 square meters of total area, this house has enough space for its owners and more! The exterior has flush white and neutral stone facades with an abundance of large windows that allow a tremendous amount of light into the whole house.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/white-excellence-modern-home-is-sleek-and-stylish-in-crystal-white/

White Excellence: Modern home is sleek and stylish in crystal white

This huge house with an impressive exterior and interior design was completed by Boswell Construction and is located in the state of California. With a rather impressive 650 square meters of total area, this house has enough space for its owners and more! The exterior has flush white and neutral stone facades with an abundance of large windows that allow a tremendous amount of light into the whole house.

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The Modernity of Manhattan: Apartment in New York has magnificent views and a gorgeously sumptuous interiorAs you walk into this truly wonderful apartment, you are mesmerised by the design and individuality of the whole interior. There are lots of windows in apartment that let in an abundance of light but also provides you with 180 degree views of the buildings of Manhattan, New York, USA. Absolutely all of the interior walls were removed in this design to create a cosy, open living space that is flooded with natural light and filled with beautiful furnishings.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/the-modernity-of-manhattan-apartment-in-new-york-has-magnificent-views-and-a-gorgeously-sumptuous-interior/

The Modernity of Manhattan: Apartment in New York has magnificent views and a gorgeously sumptuous interior

As you walk into this truly wonderful apartment, you are mesmerised by the design and individuality of the whole interior. There are lots of windows in apartment that let in an abundance of light but also provides you with 180 degree views of the buildings of Manhattan, New York, USA. Absolutely all of the interior walls were removed in this design to create a cosy, open living space that is flooded with natural light and filled with beautiful furnishings.

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Marvellously Mediterranean: Renovation of traditional Mediterranean home is elegant and beautifulFrom afar this colossal structure is immensely beautiful with solid lines and dynamic construction helping to make the house feel modern and contemporary. This Mediterranean-style villa is located in Yucatan, Mexico, and has been completely renovated by the architects of the company Reyes Ríos + Larraiín Arquitectos. The exterior of the house keeps it original Mediterranean exterior with dusty, neutral coloured walls and simple slim windows.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/marvellously-mediterranean-renovation-of-traditional-mediterranean-home-is-elegant-and-beautiful/

Marvellously Mediterranean: Renovation of traditional Mediterranean home is elegant and beautiful

From afar this colossal structure is immensely beautiful with solid lines and dynamic construction helping to make the house feel modern and contemporary. This Mediterranean-style villa is located in Yucatan, Mexico, and has been completely renovated by the architects of the company Reyes Ríos + Larraiín Arquitectos. The exterior of the house keeps it original Mediterranean exterior with dusty, neutral coloured walls and simple slim windows.

Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/marvellously-mediterranean-renovation-of-traditional-mediterranean-home-is-elegant-and-beautiful/

In the Midst of the Majestic Mountains: Small ex-military house has been transformed into a luxury re-treat with stunning viewsLooking out to the immense mountains in the distance, with the mist swirling around your feet, you are met by a small chalet perfectly positioned in view of the surrounding landscape. Designers at Ralph Germann Architectes turned this former military building located in Sion, Switzerland, into an amazing country house in the shadow of the mountains. Before the renovation, the exterior was classic and very useable, but the interior was a complete mess and had to be stripped back completed again.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/in-the-midst-of-the-majestic-mountains-small-ex-military-house-has-been-transformed-into-a-luxury-re-treat-with-stunning-views/

In the Midst of the Majestic Mountains: Small ex-military house has been transformed into a luxury re-treat with stunning views

Looking out to the immense mountains in the distance, with the mist swirling around your feet, you are met by a small chalet perfectly positioned in view of the surrounding landscape. Designers at Ralph Germann Architectes turned this former military building located in Sion, Switzerland, into an amazing country house in the shadow of the mountains. Before the renovation, the exterior was classic and very useable, but the interior was a complete mess and had to be stripped back completed again.

Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/in-the-midst-of-the-majestic-mountains-small-ex-military-house-has-been-transformed-into-a-luxury-re-treat-with-stunning-views/

Disconnection from the World: This ocean hideaway is a real escape from modern day lifeIt is very hard to imagine a better place than this. Surrounded by palm trees and cute little shrubs, golden sands and the calming sound of the crashing waves, you really feel like you are completely disconnected with the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This modern home is located between the waterfront and road along a narrow site on the Coast of Jupiter Island, Florida, USA.Full post - http://www.usualhouse.com/disconnection-from-the-world-this-ocean-hideaway-is-a-real-escape-from-modern-day-life/

Disconnection from the World: This ocean hideaway is a real escape from modern day life

It is very hard to imagine a better place than this. Surrounded by palm trees and cute little shrubs, golden sands and the calming sound of the crashing waves, you really feel like you are completely disconnected with the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This modern home is located between the waterfront and road along a narrow site on the Coast of Jupiter Island, Florida, USA.

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