Sustainability is the focal point of the Laurel Residence designed by the StudioMET Architects. It is a stunning modern structure that has become a dream home for many located on an ideal spot in Houston, Texas. It is a place of residence with interior design based on comfortable living and sustainability. It is also a design that adopted a clean, simple and modern architecture.
This modern home assumed the house floor plans that are focused on giving the owners freedom and style. The main entry to the interiors of the house is simple yet oozing with modernity which demonstrated a series of volumes clad with different materials. The swimming area of the house at the back of the architecture is attractive with the beautiful landscape of the garden.
Indeed, it truly signifies inspirational layout.
The double-height living room in the middle of the architecture was made brightly lit and spacious by inviting natural light complemented with its interior decoration. The exterior elements are designed to provide balance as it provides a large space area for recreation, fun and entertainment including the great kitchen, living room and dining room.
The entire architecture is clad with large mirror windows which allowed large amount of natural light into the interiors. It also demonstrated the relationship between the interiors and its surrounding landscape.
The most accurate transition between the public and private living spaces of the home is the loft space overlooking the first floor living area.
Maximum comfort is the major concept of the home while minimizing the impact to the environment. The modern architects who made this home prioritized comfortable daily living. The materials utilized were low maintenance making it complement well with the environment. The large spaced living room opens out into the covered patio outside which emphasized space and entertainment on the exteriors. This large living room has blurred the difference between indoor and outdoor living spaces.
The windows served as the means to reconnect the interior design with the carefully designed landscape. It is a luxury home and yet it doesn’t have too much impact on the environment. It relates well and it demonstrates simplicity and style reflecting the kind of life in Houston, Texas.
It complemented well with the owners desire to have a place of residence where they can enjoy the best of everything – comfort, luxury, style, simplicity and entertainment. Indeed, it is a place where one can become the subject of envy to any onlooker.
Posted by JackieAzuela at 7 September, 2011