Traditional Yet Modern Double-Height Loft in Canada by TheMACNABS

TheMACNABS designed this traditional yet modern 1,350 sq/ft loft in Vancouver, Canada. The residence includes 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a roof top patio, a secret door to a hidden office, and a fascinating view of Grouse Mountain. [via freshome]

 

Fascinating Visitor Center by Smith Vigeant Architects Located in Canada’s Mont-Tremblant National Park

Montreal-based Smith Vigeant Architects designed this fascinating Mont-Tremblant National Park Discovery Centre in Québec, Canada. Description by Smith Vigeant Architects: Given its pristine location in the heart of nature, the use of wood as the primary material facilitated the harmonious insertion of the building into the unspoiled setting. To achieve this, a wide variety of wood species were used on both the exterior and interior, reinterpreting the site’s richness in [...]

 

Gorgeous Forest House in Canada by Garret Cord Werner

Garret Cord Werner designed the Forest House, a modern residence located near Vancouver, Canada. Description by Garret Cord Werner: The architecture & interiors of this new home design by Garret Cord Werner represents a high quality of new construction on a modest budget. Over 20 ft. high concrete walls frame the dramatic entry into the home that features a floating open riser staircase. The home was designed to maximize light [...]

 

Contemporary Riverside Residence in Canada by Christopher Simmonds Architect

Project architect Samantha Schneider of Christopher Simmonds Architect designed this modern residence located along the shores of Ottawa River, in Dubrobin, Ontario, Canada. Photos by Doublespace Photography via trendir

 

Interior Renovation of a Century-old Home in Canada by blackLAB architects

Canadian firm blackLAB architects recently renovated this 2500-sq ft, century-old home in Toronto with a new landscaping and complete re-working of the ground, second and third floors. Description by blackLAB architects: This interior renovation includes a complete re-working of the ground, second and third floors. New landscaping, complete with a deck and pergola are also encapsulated. The existing interior has seen significant change; gone is the very segregated dark interior, [...]

 

Modern Home in Canada by BORTOLOTTO

Toronto-based architecture firm BORTOLOTTO designed this modern home located in Kings Cross, Canada. Description by BORTOLOTTO: Just north of Toronto, Kings Cross is an idyllic rural community with rolling streets with architecturally distinct houses dating back to the 1960s. This new house sits low amid lush greenery, occupying the footprint of a previous house, but replacing it with a building whose style is thoroughly modern in both design and performance. [...]

 

Fascinating Floating House in Canada by MOS Architects

New York-based MOS Architects designed the Floating House located at the Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada. Description by MOS Architects: The Floating House is the intersection of a vernacular house typology with the shifting site-specific conditions of this unique place: an island on Lake Huron. The location on the Great Lakes imposed complexities to the house’s fabrication and construction, as well as its relationship to site. Annual cyclical change related to [...]

 

Fascinating Sails Park Benches in Canada by Les Ateliers Guyon

If you have been dreaming to sail across serene waters but seems to be lacking the guts to do so, you may want to try first sitting down on a bench that looks like a sailboat and get the feel of it. Along the bank of the St Lawrence River in the City of Verchères, Canada, you would be able to find a group of unique benches designed by Les [...]

 

Relaxing 'Naramata' Summer Home in Canada by Robert Bailey Interiors

Vancouver-based Robert Bailey Interiors designed the Naramata summer getaway in Lake Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada. Description by  Robert Bailey Interiors: A family had spent dozen summers at their cabin on Lake Okanagan. They were looking to build a summer home that was as inviting as its location, and would endure to become a destination for their children and their future grandchildren. We began working on this project when the clients had [...]

 

Warm and Cozy Family Cottage in Canada by Superkül

True to its name, Toronto-based architectural and design practice Superkül has created a “super cool” cabin for a small family that is equally warm and cozy. Located in a lake near Bracebridge in Canada, the cottage blends well with nature given its exteriors composed of slatted cedar planks. Neutral colors fill the interiors that radiate the welcoming atmosphere of the whole place. [via inthralld]