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Sugar factory turned into ‘sweetest’ industrial-chic loft in Montreal

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Once a sugar refinery is now a bright and airy industrial-chic loft brimming with character, by design-build firm Les Ensembliers, located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The design team is formed by an architect and interior designer who were faced with the challenge of renovating this building. They wanted to preserve the visual power of the industrial character of […]

Ultra modern penthouse in Montreal features glass walls

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We have been doing some real estate stalking in Canada, where we spotted this posh, ultra modern penthouse on Christie’s, located in the metropolitan city of Montreal, Quebec. This glass enclosed home provides the ultimate in luxury living, where every detail is exquisite. A spacious wrap around terrace offers mesmerizing views of historic Old Montreal […]

Masculine style loft with fresh design inspiration in Montreal

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This masculine style loft was given a complete overhaul by interior designer Manon Bélanger, located in historic Old Montreal, the oldest area in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. This sensational loft offers its inhabitants a spacious terrace to sit back, relax and enjoy the views overlooking the Saint Lawrence River and the Port of […]

Minimalist dwelling in Montreal designed with concrete and wood

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Maison Beaumont is an amazing modern home comprised of concrete and wood, designed by the architect Henri Cleinge, located in a suburb of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The dwelling resides in an area where residential houses and small industrial buildings are mixed. Therefore the design of the home (which is the personal home of the architect) was […]

Split-level contemporary home in Mont Royal, Quebec

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TMR Residence is a beautifully designed split-level contemporary home by Catlin Stothers Design, located in Mont Royal, a suburb of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The home had many positives apart from its dated interior, and layout of many small and inefficient rooms. This was all at odds with the owners’ lifestyle and aesthetic. Description from the architects: The […]

Stunning remodel in Plateau Mont-Royal: Juliette Aux Combles

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Juliette Aux Combles is the remodel of a third floor single family dwelling by L. McComber Architects, located in Plateau Mont-Royal, a borough of the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Description from the architects: In approaching this project, we studied the composition of the existing building and identified multiple layers added to one another over time. These […]

Live/work house in Montreal filled with natural light by NatureHumaine

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Alexandra Residence is a new two story live/work house completed in 2013 by studio NatureHumaine, located in the Mile-Ex district of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The client’s priority was to maximize the natural light in their new 3,300 square foot home. This was made challenging by the east-west orientation of the infill lot. However, the architect’s design fills even the core […]

Amazing industrial style warehouse conversion in Montreal

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This industrial style home-studio of an artist is a warehouse conversion offering a wealth of refreshing ideas and natural light, located in Montreal, Quebec. In this former warehouse import-export, furniture, works of art, recycled objects and curiosities that were collected by the owner create an unclassifiable inside, eclectic, where visitors can peruse with pleasure. During […]

Esplanade Residence in Montreal inspired by Scandinavian design

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Esplanade Residence is the renovation of an existing house from 1910 by Emilie Bédard Architecte together with designer Maria Rosa Di loia, located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The client had just purchased this un-renovated 1910’s triplex and wished to make the top floor his own. Inspired by his Scandinavian origins and the apartment’s characteristic Montreal […]

Striking home renovation in Montreal: Connaught Residence

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Connaught Residence is modern renovation and addition of a family home designed by Nature Humaine, situated in Notre Dame de Grâce, Montreal, Quebec. The changing needs of a growing family triggered the complete reconfiguration and extension of their existing 1950 concrete house. They wanted a contemporary extension that would harmonize with the modern spirit of the original house. […]