Awesome Boathouse Facility Designed by Studio Gang

Studio Gang  was commissioned by the City of Chicao to design two boathouses. The first is WMS Boat House completed in 2013 and the second facility to be situated along the south branch of the Chicago River at 28th and Eleanor Streets to be completed next year. The 2,100 square-meter WMS boathouse is a training center and boat storage facility. Description by Studio Gang: As the City of Chicago works to [...]

 

Former Boathouse Transformed Into A Beautiful Summer Home

Norwegian architecture studio TYIN tegnestue designed the complete renovation of a dilapidated boathouse located in Aure Municipality of Oppland. Built in a span of 9 months, the project was completed in 2011. Photos by Pasi Aalto

 

Wondrous Action Island Boathouse

In 2005, Toronto-based studio Altius Architecture have designed the Action Island Boathouse. This project is a 1,150 square feet boathouse located in Lake Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.   Action Island Boathouse by Altius Architecture: Two storey boathouse with two boatslips and docks on lower level. Upper level contains two bedrooms, full bathroom, kitchen and living area with sun deck. Steel dock construction with cedar decking, douglas fir post & beam and decking, prefinished pine [...]

 

Petite Boathouse Built Like a Lego Kit

Built in a span of a few summers, this home was supplied like a Lego kit with laminated logs that were stacked and bolted together at the corners. Starting with the house’s frame, then roof, huge doors, windows, and finishing with a weather tight shell. The next summer, the wooden patio was installed around the house. The combination of huge doors and a wide patio made this tiny home seem [...]

 

The Silverbeaver: Home + Boat

Have you ever dreamed of living in a boat? You might want to see this home design called Hausboot Silverbeaver. Here’s a bit of project description from architizer.com: Created by designer Flo Florian and designer Sascha Akkermann of Confused-Direction Design, the second model of floating home, named the Silverbeaver, with modern design details that gives a comfortable and stylish appeal. It is located in Oldenburg, Germany, on the Hunte River near the [...]