Transforming an unruly and wild backyard into a sensational and polished hangout that also comes with a spacious deck firepit and sauna Board & Vellum Architecture and Design altered this modern dramatically. The homeowners wanted to turn their backyard covered with vegetation into a that could also host friends and family when needed.
The transformation is neither drastic nor revolutionary. It is smart sensible and incorporates the rich past of the house into its present form – the reason why this cabin seems so very special!
A neutral color scheme modern finishes and sliding glass doors bring an air of modernity to a home that feels like a green comfortable oasis which leaves you surprised at every turn!
An important objective of the project was to preserve its historic past even while giving the interior a much needed upgrade. This was done by using wood from the latter alterations to give surfaces a weathered look even as modern kitchen cabinets smart blue alcove doors in the bedroom and other contemporary additions make their presence felt.
The idea of a perfect home is different for different folk. Some of us tend to love a home that is polished urbane and feel perfectly at home in the ‘concrete jungle’ out there.
Native plant species shape the exterior of this beautiful home and also make a big splash visually indoors. A wide selection of potted plants on the upper level balcony greenery around the deck outside the living area and the ever-present creepers create an atmosphere of serenity.
Plush and colorful sofas in purple enliven the living area even as large glass windows and sliding glass doors bring in ample natural light. The interior feels refreshing cheerful and smart with a minimal stairway in wood connecting the multiple levels.
A relaxing backyard that offers a tranquil refuge amidst the urban rush that surrounds us is a refuge that we all seek. But few among us actually have the privilege of enjoying such a serene escape.