Miami-based Lennar Corp. builds multigenerational homes under the brand "NextGen – The Home Within a Home." This is a great concept for families who may find themselves in a situation where maybe the kids are grown but are still at home or as an alternative to placing a parent in a nursing home. These homes are currently available in 13 states throughout the country and enable families to retain their privacy while remaining close.
This video highlights a great 3 season room designed by Crisp Architects. This porch design allows for maximum flexibility. Residents can enjoy an open-air living space and views of natural surroundings or landscaped areas, and open or close screens or windows with a touch of a switch. The indoor-outdoor area can "adjust" to manage bugs or weather conditions. View additional designs at: www.crisparchitects.com
Shadowboxx is a three minute stop-motion film meant to capture the ever-changing natural conditions of a place and the ability of a house to morph and respond to those changes over the course of a day. Tom Kundig is a leading U.S. architect based in Seattle, WA. For more information visit: www.olsonkundig.com
For nearly three decades PrecisionCraft Log & Timber Homes has been a designer and producer of luxury log homes and timber frame homes. The company has offices in the U.S. and Canada, but also serves international clients. For more information, visit: www.precisioncraft.com
Here’s an introduction video to the NanaWall. Their unique product line offers large glass walls that are movable and stackable and allow you to open up your interior rooms to the great outdoors. In this segment, the NanaWall Kitchen-Transition is featured. It combines a NanaWall folding glass window system with a NanaWall folding glass door system, seamlessly turning an existing kitchen into an indoor/outdoor entertainment space, due to the ability of the glass panels to fold away.
Here’s a look at a luxury home plan, located in Sienna Plantation, a comprehensive 10,000-acre master-planned community in Missouri City and near Sugar Land, TX.
This video takes a look at home design that focuses on women’s preferences and solutions.