The Orb Prefab Home Offices, Vacation Homes & Corporate Structures

The Orb prefab

The Orb prefab is a new generation of mobile structures created specifically to appeal across three distinct markets: commercial show units, holiday or vacation park homes and adaptable home offices. (more…)

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Brimming, Spilling, Deflecting… William Pye Has A Way With Water.

william pye water sculptures

Willam Pye is internationally known for his water sculptures. However most of them are located outside of the United States, so I wanted to share some of them with you. (more…)

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Raising The Benchmark On.. Well, Benches.

Platform bench by George Nelson for Herman Miller and the leather Mies van der Rohe Bench for Knoll.

Once upon a time, given my old design snob tendencies, the only benches I’d consider owning were the classic slat bench, the Platform bench, by George Nelson for Herman Miller and the leather Mies van der Rohe Bench for Knoll. Both, shown below, are still worthwhile investments, but if you’re looking for a new modern bench, there’s no shortage of beautiful benches by fabulous designers out there. (more…)

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Imagine A "No Girls Allowed" Sign On These: Baumraum Treehouses of Germany

Baumraum Treehouses of Germany

Baumraum, based in Germany, designs and builds treehouses. But not the types of tree houses I grew up with. The are actual arborial dwelling spaces that are nicer than many homes! Various sizes, styles and venues, they build all over the world. Small, large, split level…you name it. And every single one is a sight to behold. (more…)

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Neoshed: Hip Housing for Unfeathered and Feathered Folk

Neoshed prefab sheds and birdhouses

Neoshed makes architecturally stunning prefab sheds for use as an office or pool house or whatever you’d like. Equally attractive are their birdhouses and bird feeders. (more…)

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