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Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Advantages of the Modern Home









Often times we are inclined to think of the modern home as a bit cold and unwelcoming.  There are times when a streamlined aesthetic can be quite sensible. This Toronto Residence by Belzberg creates an uncluttered environment which allows for open views to a natural setting while providing shelter from sun and snow with a series of balconies and trellis shade elements on the exterior. Double volume loft like spaces allow for an open expansive dynamic while the circulatory flow provides a great intermingling of otherwise usually separated spaces. Modern houses are particularly in vogue as ski homes and ocean side homes as the time to simplify as reduce dust accumulation is particularly desirable for the weekend and vacation hideaway. - Ecomanta