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Extraordinary Tiled Private Home Pools

I personally love the pools that are juxtaposed with nature. The use of the swimming pool tiles give such great detailing that really brings the pool to another level. (Above) If you plan on creating your own pool, then you should consider marble mosaic tiles. This bring a high-end traditional …

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Hovering Observation Deck Above Grand Central Terminal

Architecture firm SOM has proposed adding a floating observation deck that slides up and down the sides of two new skyscrapers. SOM states that the hovering deck would increase the quality of the public space surrounding the building by adding an “iconic landmark” with a 360-degree panorama of the city skyline. …

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House on the Edge in California

This is not a photoshop trick! Korean artist Do Ho Suh positioned an actual house on top of Jacobs Hall building on the campus of University of California in San Diego. Titled, “Fallen Star” house looks like it was picked up by some unexplained power and gone down into the …

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Colorful Building in Nagoya Japan

This building had a make-over making it more colorful and socially attractive. The reason was to make it feel more urban, and personal Each color represents a different apartment. It is also environmentally friendly as it features a grass patio at the top. This is a great way to add interest in …

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The Grand Canyon Glass Sidewalk

The “U” shaped glass sidewalk was construction in 2007 and has had millions of visitors since then. Currently it is owned by the Hualapai Indians. It stretches out about 70 feet into the canyon, and 4000 ft above the Colorado River! Belongings are not allowed onto the sidewalk as it brings the risk of …

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Modern Lithuanian Architecture

This ultra-modern home was constructed in 2006. Located in a small town of Utriai in the north-west of Lithuania. Lithuania is culturally close to nature and this house represents that. The dark wood Façade, the large windows and nourished lawn bring close ties with nature. At first this house might look boring but at a …