Larch The Archives

Friday 21 February, 2014

Family house extension by Franz Architekten clad with diagonal strips of larch

Diagonal strips of wood clad the exterior of this annexe that킠Austrian studio Franz Architekten has added to a킠house in the suburbs of Vienna킠to make room for extra family members (+ slideshow).


Monday 25 November, 2013

Timber-framed “bioclimatic” house with larch cladding by Tectoniques

This “bioclimatic” house on the edge of Lyon in France features a timber frame, cladding of larch and composite timber, and a planted roof (+ slideshow).


Thursday 05 September, 2013

How to Choose the Right Style Garage for your Home

How to choose the right garage doors for your home



Monday 27 May, 2013

Shadow House by Jonathan Tuckey Design

London studio Jonathan Tuckey Design has converted a historic chapel in Wiltshire, England, into a house with a blackened-timber extension conceived as the building’s shadow. Photograph by James Brittain



Wednesday 08 May, 2013

Coffee House / Light 4 Space


Friday 15 March, 2013

East London House by David Mikhail Architects

London studio David Mikhail Architects has renovated a nineteenth-century house in London and added a glazed kitchen and dining room at the rear (+ slideshow).



Thursday 31 January, 2013

South Chase housing by Alison Brooks Architects

London firm Alison Brooks Architects used dark-stained timber and sloping rooftops to reinterpret the rural architecture of Essex for this suburban housing development (+ slideshow).