Paneling The Archives


Thursday 01 August, 2013

Painting Walls & Trim the Same Color

My apologies for the lack of creative post title, but it expresses exactly what I want to talk about.  I absolutely love when walls/trim/cabinetry are painting the same paint color, preferably in a high gloss!  Now this isn’t for the faint of heart, and it sure helps if you have very strong architectural “bones” to […]


Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Painting Walls & Trim the Same Color

My apologies for the lack of creative post title, but it expresses exactly what I want to talk about.  I absolutely love when walls/trim/cabinetry are painting the same paint color, preferably in a high gloss!  Now this isn’t for the faint of heart, and it sure helps if you have very strong architectural “bones” to […]




Friday 29 March, 2013

Clean Lines and Maximized Views Defining Bug Bay Bach House

The creative team at COA in collaboration with Fuchs, Wacker Architekten developed Bug Bay Bach House, a modern residence in Cape Town, South Africa. Built around a central leisure space, the residence ensures a high degree of openness and diverse views from each of its rooms. Clean lines together with timber paneling and deck on […]


Friday 29 March, 2013

How to Decorate Interiors With High Ceilings

Decorating interiors with high ceilings implies a high dose of creativity. building personality for a room with tall walls is neither difficult, nor more challenging than dealing with common-sized rooms. After all, home space is a gift no matter how you look at it and you should not be reluctant to use it. In this […]


Thursday 17 January, 2013

Treehouses Bebelallee / blauraum


Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Modern Simplicity Grounded in Classic Details: Home Addition in Toronto, Canada

This project was a full renovation and addition to a lovely older five bedroom home located in Rosedale, one of Toronto’s most prestigious neighborhoods (in Canada). The addition was needed to extend and open up the kitchen and family room at the back of the house and also to allow for a more gracious master […]


Tuesday 20 November, 2012

BGO Headquarters / ///byn

Architects: ///byn Location: Tianlin Road, Shanghai, China Design Team: Nicolas Salto Del Giorgio, Bittor Sanchez-Monasterio Collaborators: Gonzalo Fernandez, Tian Miao, Irene Perez, Li Min Construction: Shanghai Laijiang Decorate Design CO, LTD. Area: 750 sqm Year: 2012 Photographs: Jiang Yong