Archive for April, 2010

Modern Compact House in Tokyo

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010


Modern Compact House in Tokyo

Located near the center of Tokyo, Reflection of Mineral is a modern 480 sq ft (44 sq m) house designed by Japanese architect Yasuhiro Yamashita.

Conforming to legal conditions and in response to the client’s wish for a roofed garage the volume was trimmed from various directions. [via, 2]

Compact House in Tokyo

Reflection of Mineral

Compact House

Modern House in Tokyo

Modern House in Japan

Reflection of Mineral House

Modern Compact House in Japan

Mineral House in Tokyo

Modern Compact House

PRICE REDUCTION !!!!! – # 206 15 EVERRIDGE SQ SW – $234,900

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Immaculate one of a kind Penthouse Style Townhome in Fabulous  Evergreen!  Located close to Sobey’s, Starbucks, Shoppers, restaurants/pubs, Fish Creek park, Glenmore Academy and LRT. This immaculate condo is both stylish and economical with west views the seasonal pond, green space and sunsets.  Rooms include a large bedroom , full size den, open plan kitchen/nook/great room and a full bath/laundry room with front loading washer/dryer . The Open Plan features a stunning kitchen with maple cabinets, huge corner pantry, ungraded black appliances, island, pot drawers and a cozy bright family room with beautiful architectural designed vaulted ceilings and west views!   This complex is very well maintained with great landscaping and LOW ($130) CONDO FEES.  Reduced your Energy Costs with In-Floor Radiant Heating and Rinnai Tankless Water Heater (Endless Hot Water).  Price includes all appliances, window coverings, pre-wiring for an alarm system, assigned parking with plug in and New Home Warranty.

For more pictures please visit the Virtual Tour – http://vt.realbiz360.com/Listing-313441.html

PRICE REDUCTION – Crossfield , Alberta $296,900

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Welcome to 1213 Hammond Ave! This bright, welcoming 1339+ square foot bungalow is perfect for you. The main floor opens up to a sunken living room with gas fireplace, formal dining room & a kitchen with eat-in area. The main floor also offers a large master bedroom, 2 additional bedrooms and a 4 piece bath, perfect for your growing family. The fully finished basement includes a large hobby room, media room, storage room, 2 large bedrooms, and 4 piece bath. Located at the end of a Cul-De-Sac on a quiet street, you will have the peace and quiet you deserve. This property also includes all appliances, main floor laundry, vacuum system, large windows, double attached garage,new deck railing, awning on the deck in the south backyard and back alley access with room for RV parking

Please call Jeff LeBlanc @403-542-6926 with all questions or directions.

OPEN HOUSE APRIL 25, 2-4PM

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

58 EVANSPARK TERRACE NW – This impressive 3 bedroom + den/loft JAYMAN home is perfect for you.  The open concept main floor offers a great room, formal dining room, 2 piece bath, main floor laundry and upgraded kitchen. The functional and luxurious Nordlund Style kitchen offers huge island/breakfast bar, walk in pantry, high end  GE Monogram stainless steel appliances , gas stove, warming oven,  garbage compactor, wine fridge and  wall mounted TV all accented by stainless steel tile and granite countertops.. The master suite is very spacious and includes a California style walk-in closet & 5 piece ensuite with a corner tub & separate jetted shower. Upper level  also boasts two bedrooms, 4 piece bath & lofts area. Basement is unspoiled and features roughed-in plumbing & 9 Ft ceilings. Other upgrades include gleaming hardwood floors, 2 high efficiency furnaces, built-in vacuum system, Hunter Douglas blinds, gas fireplace and granite throughout.  Exquisite home that simply must be seen!

For more Information or to book a viewing, please Call Jeff LeBlanc  at 403-542-6926 or email jeff@homesweethometeam.ca

Modern Showers and Creative Shower Heads

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010


Modern Showers and Creative Shower Heads

Modern showers and creative shower head designs from all over the world.

Pocket Shower

This tiny gizmo unfolds to reveal a high performance waterproof reservoir that holds a mighty ten litres of water. The black fabric will (given a sunny day) warm the water up in no time. [link]

Pocket Shower

Tosca Oasis Shower Panels

Modern European luxury shower panels from Tosca line by Visentin. [link]

Tosca Oasis Shower Panels

Ishi Shower by Lockie von Moger

Besides looking good on the wall, Ishi shower features a slider that allows you to control the flow of water. Convenient pause button allows you to pause the flow mid-way so that you can lather-up the soap and then resume for the rinse. [link]

Ishi Shower by Lockie von Moger

Ishi Shower

WaterTile Rain Shower Panel

To further heighten your custom showering experience, WaterTile Rain shower panel provides targeted water delivery where you need it most with four 54-nozzle fully adjustable spray-heads. [link]

WaterTile Rain Shower Panel

The Aquavolo Shower

Creative waterfall shower becomes rain shower in one flip. [link]

The Aquavolo Shower

The Aquavolo Shower 2

Hansgrohe Raindance Rainmaker

Rainmaker shower system enriches the water with drawn-in AIR to create voluminous raindrops from a conventional shower spray. Unlike with a conventional continuous “spaghetti” shower spray, the subjective perception of the water coming into contact with the skin is more gentle. [link]

Hansgrohe Raindance Rainmaker

Gas Mask Shower

Chris Dimino has turned a gas mask into a shower head. [link]

Gas Mask Shower

Elemental Spa Shower

Part plumbing fixture, part architecture, the SATI and SANGHA shower heads are part of the new Elemental Spa collection by Dornbracht. [link]

Elemental Spa Shower

Pipe Shower

Floor mounted industrial style shower design from Boffi. [link]

Pipe Shower

Vola 50 Shower Head

Designed by Teit Weylandt, Vola 50 shower head features 5 parallel bars arranged horizontally, each comprising of 15 nozzles. [link]

Vola 50 Shower Head

Euridice Glass Shower Heads

Modern glass shower heads designed by Ritmonio. [link]

Euridice Glass Shower Heads

Eco Drop Shower

After showering for a long time, the concentric circles will rise to force you to stop showering and save water. [link]

Eco Drop Shower

Charade Orchidea Trio Shower Head

This shower head uses three shallow domes to form one giant shower head. Each head features three rings of anti-scale transparent silicon nozzles that rain sensuous streams of water. Combined, the three heads are then set into a larger circular body. [link]

Charade Orchidea Trio Shower Head

Drops Lighted Shower

Imagine standing under a beam of light that highlights each shimmering droplet of water as a shower of refreshing water cascades down upon you. Sound nice? Then the illuminating showering experience of the Drops Lighted Shower from Cisal is definitely for you. [link]

Drops Lighted Shower

Jet Shower Head

The X-Touch head is a jet shower head from Newform that juts down from the ceiling like a shiny pipe. [link]

Jet Shower Head

Geo 180 Shower

Modern tub by Kos of Italy combines a whirlpool option with a cascading ceiling mounted shower head that doubles as a soothing mood light. [link]

Geo 180 Shower

DF50 and DR50 Shower Heads

Totally stripped-down forms of pure steel, the DF50 and DR50 shower designs are striking industrial style shower heads from Balance. [link]

DF50 and DR50 Showers

DF50 and DR50 Showers 2

Viteo Outdoors Inverted Shower

Designed by Danny Venlet, the shower sits on the ground and shoots water up 4 meters in the air. It’s like a super-bidet! You activate the water stream by stepping on a little button in the middle of the unit. [link]

Viteo Outdoors Inverted Shower

Bridgeland Community Overview

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Bridgeland (formerly known as Riverside) is an inner city neighborhood in the north-east quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.

It is bounded to the south by Memorial Drive and the Bow River, to the east by Deerfoot Trail and Tom Campbell�s Hill, to the west by Edmonton Trail and to the north by the community of Renfrew. It is located immediately northeast of downtown Calgary and north of the Calgary Zoo.

A major redevelopment dubbed “The Bridges” commenced in 2004 on land previously occupied by the General Hospital and is underway as of 2007. It is a 37 acre inner city development, consisting of multi-family residential and mixed use buildings. The project includes 11.7 acres of parks and open space.

The Bridges is a transit-oriented development (TOD). The three phase project is located next to the Bridgeland-Memorial LRT station which is on the 202 Whitehorn/City Centre line of the city�s LRT, the C-Train. Early success of the project has seen it become an example development for cities interested in creating TODs.

Bridgeland is services by St. Angela and Langevin Community Schools.

Egg Shaped Shower Concept

Friday, April 16th, 2010

April 3rd, 2010 | Inspiration |

Egg Shaped Shower Concept

Designed by Arina Komarova from Russia, this beautiful egg shaped shower will look great in any modern bathroom.

Roca Cocoon shower and bathtub combo has won the main prize at the second annual RocaVision design awards. [via]

Egg Shower Concept

Egg Shaped Shower

Egg Shower

Shower by Arina Komarova

Roca Cocoon Shower

14 Stylish Bathtubs for your Bathroom

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Its been a while since I’ve done a fun blog!

March 12th, 2010 | Inspiration |

14 Stylish Bathtubs for your Bathroom

Collection of beautiful modern bathtubs that will spice up your bathroom and help you relax after a long day of work.

Boat Bathtub

Unique boat shaped bathtub made by Dutch designer Wieki Somers. [link]

Boat Bathtub

Vision Bathtub

Stylish luxury spa bathtub designed by Gruppo Treessee. [link]

Vision Bathtub

Sci-Fi Bathtub

Circular shaped bathtub will calm you at the end of a long day. [link]

Sci Fi Bathtub

Shoe Bathtub

Creative bathtub for shoe lovers designed by Massimiliano Della Monaca from Italy. [link]

Shoe Bathtub

Infinity Bathtub

Elegant modern bathtub designed by Aleksander Mukomelov. [link]

Infinity Bathtub

Glass Bathtub

Stylish bathtub made of high quality glass and stainless steel. [link]

Glass Bathtub

Bookcase Bathtub

Antonio Lupi designed a bathtub that incorporates a generous bookcase for your bathroom reading. [link]

Bookcase Bathtub

Sorrento Bathtub

Modern bathtub based on the traditional Japanese ofuro, designed for full immersion. [link]

Sorrento Bathtub

Aquarium Bathtub

Unique modern bathtub comes with a stylish built-in aquarium. [link]

Aquarium Bathtub

Egg Bathtub

Designed by Italian company Rexa, this bathtub features clean organic shape that will complement any modern bathroom. [link]

Egg Bathtub

Le Cob Bathtub

Elegant handcrafted bathtub is supplied complete with overflow tray. [link]

Le Cob Bathtub

Stone Bathtub

Oversized stone bathtub merges the ancient art of stone-cutting and the most modern technologies. [link]

Stone Bathtub

Amalfi Bathtub

Stylish asymmetrical bathtub with unique shape which functions as an integrated head-rest. [link]

Amalfi Bathtub

Square Bathtub

Symmetrical bathtub will look gorgeous in any modern setting. [link]

Square Bathtub

New Listing – 62 Evansford GV NW – Open House – Sunday April 11, 2:00-4:00 PM

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

Exceptional family home is located on a quiet crescent, backing onto green space, just steps to a tot lot.   This upgraded 4 bedroom, 4 bath home is fully finished with both a bonus room and basement family/media area.  The yard is professionally landscaped with lots of perennials, a full fence, underground sprinklers, EON maintenance free deck and a handy storage shed.  Some of the upgrades in this home include 9′ ceilings, hardwood floors, maple kitchen and finishing’s, walk in pantry, center island, black appliances, built in speakers and alarm, granite counters, vacuum system with convenient kitchen sweep, smart wiring, high efficiency furnace, 56 gallon hot water tank, upgraded humidifier, oversized garage and even a soaker tub in the ensuite.

Please contact Jeff Leblanc at 403-542-6926 /jeff@homesweethometeam.ca or Julie Vesuwalla at mailto:403-874-9021/julie@homesweethometeam.ca with anymore questions.

OPEN HOUSE – APRIL 11, 2010 – 2:00-4:00PM – 58 Evanspark Terrace NW

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Looking for contemporary high end living? This impressive 3 bedroom + den/loft JAYMAN home is perfect for you.  The open concept main floor offers a great room, formal dining room, 2 piece bath, main floor laundry and upgraded kitchen. The functional and luxurious Nordlund Style kitchen offers huge island/breakfast bar, walk in pantry, high end  GE Monogram stainless steel appliances , gas stove, warming oven,  garbage compactor, wine fridge and  wall mounted TV all accented by stainless steel tile and granite countertops.. The master suite is very spacious and includes a California style walk-in closet & 5 piece ensuite with a corner tub & separate jetted shower. Upper level  also boasts two bedrooms, 4 piece bath & lofts area. Basement is unspoiled and features roughed-in plumbing & 9 Ft ceilings. Other upgrades include gleaming hardwood floors, 2 high efficiency furnaces, built-in vacuum system, Hunter Douglas blinds, gas fireplace and granite throughout.  Exquisite home that simply must be seen!

For more Information or to book a viewing, please Call Jeff LeBlanc  at 403-542-6926 or email jeff@homesweethometeam.ca

 

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