Tag: Texas

Inviting Interior Design: House by Possum Kingdom Lake, Texas

Inviting Interior Design: House by Possum Kingdom Lake, Texas

Possum Kingdom was completed by the Dallas based interior designer Tracy Hardenburg. This stylish lakeside family home feels light and spacious, large wooden beams define the fabulous vaulted ceilings in the main living spaces. The soft color palette contrasts beautifully with the dark wood textures. The Possum Kingdom lake house is located by the Possum…

Eco-Friendly House in Austin, Texas: Cascading Creek House

Eco-Friendly House in Austin, Texas: Cascading Creek House

The Cascading Creek House was completed by the Austin based design and construction firm Bercy Chen Studio. This wonderful modern home is set in the Texas Hill Country, the design incorporates eco-friendly features which minimize the reliance on electricity and gas. The roof has been shaped for rainwater collection, together with photovoltaic and solar hot-water…

Weekend Lakeside Retreat in Marble Falls, Texas

Weekend Lakeside Retreat in Marble Falls, Texas

The Lakeside Retreat has been completed by the San Antonio based studio Lake|Flato Architects. This modern home was designed for a family as a weekend getaway, the vast outdoor living space and dock area are testament to the families love of the outdoors and water sports. The Lakeside Retreat is located in Marble Falls, Texas,…

Simple Eco-Friendly Home Perched Above Lake Buchanan, Texas

Simple Eco-Friendly Home Perched Above Lake Buchanan, Texas

Mod Cott was completed in 2008 by the Austin based studio Mell Lawrence Architects. This wonderful compact, metal home is fitted with solar panels that provide all the energy demands for the intermittent use of the house. Rainwater is routed from the roof and collected in a large tank, this water reserve is enough for…

Gorgeous Modern Home in Austin, Texas

Gorgeous Modern Home in Austin, Texas

The Blanco House was completed by the Austin based studio James D. LaRue Architects. This elegant contemporary home includes large glass walls and a wonderful outdoor entertainment area. The home is located in Austin, Texas, USA. Blanco House in Austin, Texas, details by James D. LaRue Architects: “The glow of the lantern-like foyer sets the…

Contemporary Renovation in West Lake Hills, Texas

Contemporary Renovation in West Lake Hills, Texas

The West Lake Hills Residence was completed in 2011 by the New York based studio Specht Harpman. This project included the renovation and expansion of a 1970’s house. A large percentage of the original structure remains, however the alterations have erased all visible traces of the original home. The 5,500 square foot home is nestled…

Hill Country Modern in Austin, Texas by Jauregui Architects

Hill Country Modern in Austin, Texas by Jauregui Architects

The Hill Country Modern was completed by the Austin based studio Jauregui Architects, Interiors & Construction. This exquisite residence is located in Austin, Texas, USA.

Shore Vista Boat House, Lake Austin, Texas by Bercy Chen Studio

Shore Vista Boat House, Lake Austin, Texas by Bercy Chen Studio

The Shore Vista Boat Dock was completed by the Austin based design and construction firm Bercy Chen Studio. This two story elliptical boat dock is located on a bend in Lake Austin, Texas, USA, opposite to the Canyonland Nature Preserve. A wrap-around staircase connects the two floors. The second floor features a kitchen and dining…

Acquavilla Residence, Lake Travis, Texas

Acquavilla Residence, Lake Travis, Texas

The Acquavilla Residence was completed by the Austin based studio Winn Wittman Architecture. This extravagant home is located on Lake Travis, near Austin, Texas. Luxury Acquavilla Residence in Texas by Winn Wittman Architecture: “This mid 80’s lakeside wreck was extensively renovated to reflect the exuberant and whimsical personality of the owner. This project is not…

House in the Garden, Dallas, Texas by Cunningham Architects

House in the Garden, Dallas, Texas by Cunningham Architects

The House in the Garden was completed in 2006 by the Texas based studio Cunningham Architects. This 5,250 square foot modern home is located in Dallas, Texas. One of the most striking features is a privacy wall, made from recycled glass, and lit from within.