At night vivid colors induce a sense of freedom a jungle of design where textures hide in the dark and colors soften their cheer. Ambient light can help define different atmospheres depending on your mood. After all this is what luxury is all about – an abundance of feelings memories ideas stories transposed into the material world.
An ergonomic kitchen plush bedrooms and polished heated concrete floors offer a luxurious retreat that takes you into a tiny natural haven. Away from the big city lights and the concrete blocks the Southlands Residence is a truly gorgeous and relaxing getaway.
A refreshing pool ergonomic modern kitchen and luxurious bathrooms complete the home. in the bedroom and large floor-to-ceiling glass windows employed throughout offer unabated views at all times while bringing in a sense of light and airy freshness.
There is absolutely no doubting the fact that renovation and restoration tasks are always more challenging for architects and designers than conjuring up a home from scratch. The restrictions placed by an existing structure make the task of a ‘makeover’ a creative challenge.
While the interiors employ a largely neutral color palette with emphasis being placed on warm earthen tones the presence of flowing blue accents throughout the residence is pretty obvious. This gives both the interiors and the exterior an inimitable look and a distinct sense of playfulness.
The final stage came and upon completion the house-boat was launched (disproving any technological opinions that it may not float) and towed through the San Francisco Bay to the place where it now proudly resides.
Since both the clients and the architects wanted to create a home that had greater visual connectivity with the outdoors large floor-to-ceiling glass windows were utilized in an expansive fashion. This not only created a more airy and open atmosphere but allowed for ample natural ventilation to drive out any remaining dark corners.