Architecture articles, tips & information

​15 inspiring entryways

We all know the importance of first impressions, but how many of us are aware that that extends further than a big smile and greeting guest with a friendly attitude? What your home looks like can also greatly affect what others think of you, especial…

18 January, 2018

The subterranean square that defies belief

Gaining extra space in a modest family home can be difficult, but more and more people are asking their talented architects to create amazing basement conversions and after you've seen today's project, you might just find yourselves doing exactly the…

10 January, 2018

​Suburban bliss: 10 prefabricated houses to dream about

Prefabricated houses are becoming increasingly popular. Once called ‘the box homes of architecture’, the modern prefabricated house shows that it can do much more—in terms of design, longevity and quality.

08 January, 2018

18 amazing starter homes to inspire your homeowner dreams

It can be easy to get a little disheartened these days, when you start thinking about trying to get on the property ladder, but maybe that's because we're aiming too high, too quickly! A starter home is a great idea, if you don't need too much space…

18 December, 2017

​10 amazing houses that are sure to catch your attention

From the Mediterranean design to classic 1960s structures, today’s list of houses is sure to pique your interest, no matter which styles you prefer. These architects have taken their love for design and added a strong batch of creativity (and, in som…

10 December, 2017

​11 things you should know before building a house

Of all the life-changing decisions one has to make, building your house is definitely one of the biggest. And not to scare you or anything, but we do recommend that you put in a hefty dose of research and a careful assessment of what you want and nee…

07 December, 2017

5 barn conversions that are beyond your wildest dreams!

A lot of people see a gorgeous barn conversion home as the pinnacle of UK architecture and we can't say that we disagree, having seen the five amazing examples that we are going to show you today.

04 December, 2017

​49 garden fences ripe for the picking

Here on homify we are all about exterior beauty – and that doesn’t make us shallow at all, as we all know how important it is for one’s surroundings (from the living room to the patio) to flaunt a beautiful look.

30 November, 2017

Enlarging your home with style and class

Deciding to take the plunge and add an extension to your home can be a major issue, but if you love your home and know that you are fast outgrowing it, you might not really have any other option.

26 November, 2017

​30+ pictures of beautiful terraces

Imagine a beautiful terrace with comfortable loungers/chairs, a dining table in the centre, and a few potted plants in the corners, all enjoying a supreme view of the fresh surroundings – doesn’t that sound like the most ideal way to spend some time…

21 November, 2017