Ten homes that use sliding doors to expand living areas

In our latest lookbook, we highlight 10 residential projects that use sliding doors, including mirrored doors in a Lisbon apartment and wooden doors used to conceal a staircase in a home in the Netherlands. A sliding door is a type of door that opens and closes horizontally in line with, or in place of, a … Read more

Clever Small Space Living Ideas from House Tours 2022

We independently select these products—if you buy from one of our links, we may earn a commission. All prices were accurate at the time of publication. Some of my favorite tours on Apartment Therapy are the itty-bitty, how-did-they-do-that, super-low-on-square-footage spaces that manage to evoke a sense of cohesion and coziness, despite their size. It’s endlessly … Read more

Ten living rooms that use warm neutrals to create a cosy ambience

As the days get darker in the northern hemisphere, our latest lookbook spotlights 10 living rooms rendered in a warm yet minimal color palette, providing that neutrals don’t have to feel clinical. Mixing tactile natural materials with toasty shades of chocolate brown, creamy beige and blush pink can help to create a sense of homeliness … Read more

Brutalism and Collective Living in Europe, Through the Lense of Stefano Perego

Brutalism and Collective Living in Europe, Through the Lense of Stefano Perego Residential Building in Paderno Dugnano (1990, Milan, Italy). Image © Stefano Perego Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/949383/brutalism-and-collective-living-in-europe-through-the-lense-of-stefano-perego Although there is much conflict surrounding the term Brutalist, there are certain constants and patterns within the movement that offer a concrete … Read more

Ten living spaces that don’t relegate tiles to the bathroom

Our latest lookbook rounds up 10 living spaces that take tiling from practical to decorative, applying it to everything from bars and fireplaces to entire statement walls. Tiles in the modern home are often consigned to the bathroom or kitchen, where their durable finish can protect walls from water damage. But a growing cohort of … Read more

The Unexpected Benefits of Living on a Lower Level, According to Experts

In my humble point of view, living on a higher floor in an apartment or condo building has always been synonymous with luxury. Maybe it’s because I’m a child of the 1980s and “The Jeffersons” theme song is ingrained in my memory, with lyrics that glorify “a deluxe apartment in the sky” as the epitome … Read more

The Dwelling of Deep Living: A Home that Cloaks Leisure and Luxury | U and I Designs

There are some who love the city life – abuzz with the casual chatter of people and the commotions of a fast-paced life. While there are others who rejoice in the quiet, and prefer staying away from the hustle-bustle – in a space that is calm and instills peace. The owners of this home were … Read more

Last Call for Entries: IV Edition of Living Places – Simon Architecture Prize 2022

Last Call for Entries: IV Edition of Living Places – Simon Architecture Prize 2022 Anne Lacaton, Co-Founder of Lacaton & Vassal, Winner of I Edition of Living Places (2016). Image Courtesy of Simon Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987048/last-call-for-entries-iv-edition-of-living-places-simon-architecture-prize-2022 The IV edition of the biennial Living Places – Simon Architecture Prize for … Read more

The Future of Architecture: Imagining a World Where Buildings are Constructed from Living Materials

The Future of Architecture: Imagining a World Where Buildings are Constructed from Living Materials To Grow a Building / Jerusalem Design Week 2022. Image © Dor Kedmi Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/987459/the-future-of-architecture-imagining-a-world-where-buildings-are-constructed-from-living-materials Can you imagine a world in which the built environment around us is 3D printed from living materials? That … Read more

The Top Ways to Get More Out of Your Living Room Layout, According to Designers

published about 1 hour ago A living room is one of the trickiest spaces in a home to design, if not the trickiest. So many elements come into play, from creating features for relaxation at the end of the day to thinking about how you’ll entertain when guests are over, too. If your living room … Read more