How to design a small bathroom space

A small bathroom space can be a challenge to design but with some creativity, you will be amazed what what a small bathroom can do. In this article, we will list the different ways of designing a small bathroom, complete…
5 Sofa ideas for small living rooms

With we have a small house, our sofa choices are limited by the space constraint. When I was designing for my clients, I faced this issue over and over again. I thought a post on how to select sofas for…
Small japanese house design Part 6

This is an interesting case where the owner has a large piece of land but due to conservation, has only a small area (581 sq ft) from which to build his home. To complement the natural surrounding, this small japanese…
Small japanese house design Part 5

Have you heard of the Penguin house? That is what this fifth installation of our small japanese house design series will cover.  It has derived its name due to the exterior of this small house, which has a curved back…
Small japanese house design Part 4

In this fourth installation of the series on small japanese house design, the house we are featuring is the Nakaikegami project designed by Milligram Studio. This can be considered to be a nano house as it is only 374 sq…
Small japanese house design Part 3

In this third article on small japanese house design, we are covering a very special design: one that is made from concrete. Not only is the material special but the slant of the house as well as the fact that…
Small japanese house design Part 2

Continuing from our series on small japanese house design, this article will cover the fold house designed by cell space architecture in Japan.  As will be seen later, there are so many design details that have been used in this…
Small japanese house design Part 1

Unlike the US, small houses in Japan is the norm, rather than the exception. Due to the limited spaces that are livable, it is not uncommon to see houses that are less than 500 sq ft. In fact, the market…
Nano house design that are simply incredible Part 4

In this 4th article in the nano house design series, we will be profiling a talent architecture named Stephen Atkinson. In particular, we are covering a project called williams cabin he did in 2005 in Colorado. The floor area of…
Nano house design that are simply incredible Part 3

In this third installation on the nano house design, we are looking at a projected called One+ Mini House. (Here is the link for  nano house design part one and nano house design part two). This project is to create…