Designed by Totems Inc to mimic canoe and ship hulls, glue-laminated pine beams bring wooden warmth to the inside (and reference surrounding oaks) while allowing curves that would be impossible with traditional lumber.
maintain privacy while respecting the openness of the outdoors. I love the panes of frosted glass in alternate "windows" - it is a cool modern touch that makes it tough to see in without limiting any light.”
The Floating Farmhouse’s semitransparent addition has a roofline that matches the pitch of the original 1820s farmhouse. A porch, tucked under the side eaves, is cantilevered over a stream that runs through the property. Ikea loungers are illuminated from the interior by commercial gymnasium lights repurposed as pendant lamps. Photo by: Mark Mahaney Read more: http://www.dwell.com/slideshows/hope-floats.html#ixzz2678O9wpJ