150 Best Minimalist House Ideas (2014)
Architect: i29 l interior architects
Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Photography: i29 l interior architects
The extensive remodel of this small apartment resulted in its resources being concentrated in two wall units. Entrance hall, toilet room, and closet are contained in one pinewood-clad volume. A second pinewood-clad wall incorporates a bench, a fireplace, and storage. The simplicity of the design and materials used give the apartment a satisfying amount of living space despite its limited floor area.
In homes with strict dimensions, bespoke cabinetry enables space saving and an efficient use of difficult corners.
In a kitchen, freestanding appliances help break up surfaces. Integrated ones offer a more finished look, but are more difficult to replace.