Characteristics of stairs made of natural stone
Granite and marble stairs are highly valued all over the world due to the following advantages:
high strength and durability;
they are made of environmentally friendly materials;
resistant to wear and moisture;
Like any other material, natural stone also has its drawbacks, the main ones being the high weight and price. Therefore, it is necessary to make additional load calculations during construction. Continue reading
In recent years, many cafes, photo studios and art spaces have opened, where elements of mid-century flash through the atmosphere. The past and the future are harmoniously combined in this interior style from the middle of the last century. How does it manage to look modern in 2019? Let’s take a closer look at mid-century and see how to recreate this environment on the basis of the Russian interior.
Birth of stars
Mid-century was born in a difficult time for society, in the period from the 30s to the 60s of the last century. New moods and hopes for a peaceful future explain the emergence of an emphasis on simplicity and comfort in architecture and interior design, a desire to combine living space with the environment. Continue reading
You can arm yourself with trends, brands, or a professional design project and still get an interior where something is elusive or very noticeably annoying. Let’s see how to avoid this.
Open floor plan
Not so long ago, everyone was dizzy with the idea of an open plan. The concept of “more air, less partitions” came to us from Western loft interiors with their industrial scale. In order for the concept to take root on the basis of Russian living space, designers boldly removed doors and walls from the interiors. We tried to combine them to the maximum: a loggia with a room, a kitchen with a living room, even a bathroom with a toilet. Continue reading