Every time a new house is built, nature suffers. Trees are cut down for architectural development. Some architects and designers are trying to preserve nature and give trees a second chance. Today we offer you a look at some creative projects that are humane to nature.
This beautiful property is located on the East coast Singapore. The house, with a century-old tree in the center, covers a total area of 8400 m2. Several other trees are also integrated into the design of the house.
Villa Casa Corallo in the province of Santa Rosalía in Guatemala was designed and built literally around greenery. It has trees growing right inside the house – they literally bring nature indoors. Architects decided to integrate these trees into the architectural structures and let them become an integral part of the building. Trees are built into the house, running through it like columns.
This modern home sits on a flat hilltop, partially leaning against a cliff. Numerous trees growing here have been left untouched, they have been preserved and integrated into the structure of the building. The clients wanted as many trees as possible to remain, reminiscent of the times when there was a forest here. The small trees “live” right in the house and the bigger ones –“sprout” through the roof.
The house on top of a hill in Los Angeles Is built based on standard practices, fitting completely into the local southern landscape. One very interesting element that connects it to the surrounding nature is the large ash tree. A huge tree grows at the front of the house like a guardian, providing shade, privacy and a great view from every room of the house.
This futuristic home is located in the São Paulo, Brazil. The complex geometry of the landscape dictates the unusual design of the house. The architects and planners wanted to preserve the trees growing on the site, so the house was built around them. That's why it has such an unusual shape. The enclosed space and open space blend very harmoniously here – not least because of the trees!
A flowering tree in the house or on the terrace – it is certainly wonderful. It looks magical!
One way to incorporate a tree into your home design. Just place a bench around it – makes a cozy spot to relax in the shade.
A luxurious Mediterranean-style home located in San Diego (San Diego), California, decorated with a gorgeous old tree in the center of the patio.
In this house in San Francisco There is also a tree on the terrace. A circular bench cozily completes the design of the courtyard.