What do you do when you suddenly realize that your home doesn’t suit your needs and taste anymore? You start renovating! That’s exactly what a couple from Bellevue Washington decided to do with their home. But they didn’t settle with just any renovation. Together with Seattle-based they came up with a ground-up remodel that turned their residence into a real dream home.
Located on hilly terrain in the suburban neighborhood of Seattle the combines clean lines with modern details and define simple volumes with a highly sophisticated fashion. During the day the beauty of the house is enhanced by the surrounding trees and vegetation while at night the recessed lights and the large windows make it glow in the dark like a shiny bulb. But the is when you enter.
Embracing warm wooden along with sleek contemporary design this cool Seattle retreat finds and elegant balance between adequate privacy and ample unabated lake views. The street façade of the home sees a series of stylish panels that keep the prying eyes away.
In our quest for luxury not only high-rising panoramas adorned with Patricia Urquiola’s Tropicalia Cocoon Hanging Chairs have the power to amaze us bathrooms and pools speak the same language of hope for better design. When color and creativity meet stunningly simple spaces can become platforms for observing the surroundings or they can become works of art themselves.
The 120 square meter house was built using locally available material that is both sustainable and planet-friendly. Keeping the impact of construction on the lush green surroundings as minimal as possible wood seems to have been used extensively in the project.