Posts tagged ‘modern home’

February 21, 2012

My modern tidy home – note #2

Following on the previous post for “My modern tidy home” here is how the Japanese architecture studio takao shiotsuka atelier handled the tricky job of providing enough storage space whilst maintaining cluster-free rooms.

They used the staircase area for incorporating storage – this looks clean and appealing.

See other photos of their lovely Cloudy house at designboom.

all images courtesy takao shiotsuka atelier
image © toshiyuki yano

February 5, 2012

My modern tidy home – note #1

Can modern homes be tidy? Judging by all professional photos it`s an imperative for a modern home to be tidy in order to be presentable.

But what to do if you don`t live in hundreds of square meters?

Here`s an idea from Japanese architect Tomohiro Hata – in his Complex house he uses raised levels in some rooms, underneath which you can store lots of things.

More ideas to come!