A Transformative Attic Renovation in Montreal
Removing a sloping ceiling adds five feet of headroom to this brightened live-work space.
The master bedroom.
To free up space, beds, shelves, and a sofa appear to be built into the wall.
Light floods the second floor master bedroom, and floor-to-ceiling windows are buffered by adjacent steel mesh wall.
The snug attic contains the couple’s platform bed, custom designed by Bjerre-Poulsen to maximize storage and fit the...
The hideaway grows darker as residents move through the space toward the bedroom.
Like the pavilion holding the public spaces, the structure containing the bedrooms is clad in glass on the interior...
The bedroom is enclosed with a glass wall. A blackout curtain can be drawn closed for privacy.
The bedroom’s vertical, floor-to-ceiling window lets occupants admire the graceful trees outside.
Baumann designed the plywood bed frame and shelving unit in the master bedroom, adjacent to an exposed cinder-block...
The bedrooms feel like sanctuaries, as they’re much darker and enclosed than other spaces in the home.
In the master bedroom, a small, cramped closet was replaced with a wardrobe that is partially obscured by a slatted...
Light streams into the bedroom through walls of floor-to-ceiling glass.
Wenes and Lens conceptualized a gradation of white to gray hues for the walls of the 1,500-square-foot gallery into the...
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