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House and home inspiration from around the web


Blog by Robert Matthews | July 6th, 2020


Sometimes homes featured online are so well executed, or unique enough to really jumpstart one's imagination. Every so often I like to post a few that have caught my attention. Here’s the latest batch. See links to previous posts in the series here.


Another fine example of one-level living. I particularly like the horizontal aspect of the living-dining-kitchen layout. More pics here.

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Classic farmhouse style, but with a modern twist. Yes, I could definitely live here!

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This as-new renovation of a Seattle home is simply, well, perfection. From the dark colours everywhere (that work!) to the gold/brass details (nice change from stainless/chrome), the expansive spaces and of course those walls of windows...! Here’s a quick slideshow — take a look! For more details, see this Dwell article

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Here’s another one. Mix of warm wood and cool concrete...

The kitchen island in this modern house has been created using rough solid blocks of granite, with a highly polished top that serves as the counter. #Granite #GraniteIsland #RoughGranite

Here’s something a bit different. it‘s refreshing indeed to see retail environments with great design cues. This one, a BC Government liquor store in Victoria. From the green wall to the shards of glass for windows, lots of interesting bits here. 


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