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Living in the tranquil Samariter neighborhood

Nov 19, 2019

In Berlin, hardly any street looks like another and a surprise awaits you around every corner – be it architectural, cultural or culinary. Friedrichshain is regarded as young and hip, sometimes a bit too party-hardy, but always brimming with a certain East Berlin charm. Nevertheless, it is also worth taking a closer look within this district of 130,000 inhabitants.

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For aesthetes, climate custodians and nature lovers

Aug 27, 2019

In the famous words of the legendary singer Tom Jones, “It's good to touch the green, green grass of home.” And just two years from now, the facade of the EDEN residential tower in Frankfurt am Main will be one of the greenest façade in the world. In EDEN’s case, the green, green grass of home takes the shape of vertical gardens. But from the very beginning - what are these vertical gardens that are on everyone's lips, at least among architects, real estate specialists and environmental experts, and how does the installation and maintenance work?

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Imagine having your very own private chef

Jun 24, 2019

A stylish dinner in your very own home, preferably with a few, select guests – what could be finer? If only being the perfect host didn’t involve quite so much work. Perhaps an obvious solution for a special evening at home: a private chef. We looked over the professional's shoulder.

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Bathroom design through the ages

Mar 18, 2019

On average, we spend up to three years of our lives in bathrooms. Which makes it all the more important to have beautiful bathrooms to pamper ourselves in. And recently, bathroom design has undergone something of a revolution, incorporating high-quality fixtures and furnishings, and an exciting range of spa elements. From the age of functional bathrooms, we have moved into the era of true temples to wellbeing.

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The fascination of glass: Creating the open spaces we know and love

Nov 23, 2018

Floor-to-ceiling windows and sweeping glass facades have long been in trend. It is little surprise that more and more architects are using glass in their buildings to create astonishing architectural features, such as glass partitions and even glass floors. But why is it that we are all so fascinated by brilliant glass architecture?