Mirocement floor in a modern barn house (photos)
In architecture, as in other fields, fashion is changing. There was a trend for mansions and lofts, now it’s time for houses resembling a modern barn. The latter trend has gained a large group of supporters among investors looking for a home with a simple but elegant shape, reminiscent of the appearance and style of a barn that is scarce in form. Increasingly, a house in the style of a modern barn is chosen by residents who value contact with nature, and in the construction of such a house they see the return to the roots. One of our clients has choosen to mix trends and have microcement floor in a barn house to give it an industrial twist. Have a look at these photos to see how does mirocement floor in a modern barn house look like!
The center of the house is a large living room with a fireplace. The interior of the house in this style is also characterized by the fact that the day zone has high ceilings with visible ceiling beams – the whole is light, spacious, economical when it comes to decorative elements. The investor decided to use microcement floor in the whole house. To obtain uniform and smooth effect and – what’s important when it comes to big surfaces – ensure easy, clean and fast application installers have chosen Festfloor GO! – ready do use microcement. The color used is 9002 grey white (see microcement color palette).
The home is decorated in a simple manner with an open floor plan for that modern appeal the home was inspired by.
A house in the style of a modern barn is primarily characterized by simplicity. This form saving is especially visible in the block, designed on the basis of an elongated rectangle, covered with a gable roof, with large glazing, whose main task is to illuminate the interior with natural daylight.
Simplification of the form makes the basic outline of most of the barn homes is similar. This does not mean, however, that these buildings are similar to each other and monotonous. On the contrary, architects achieve very different effects, combining materials with contrasting colors and textures: titanium-zinc sheet, plasters, wood and recycled brick, stone, polished concrete or microcement.
A house stylized for a modern barn can be built in any technology, and its choice depends properly on the investor’s preferences, though the emphasis is on ecological and environmentally friendly materials. Barn house and microcement floor are a perfect match!
The impressive appearance of the building can be emphasized by the arrangement of window openings. Roof windows, fashionable in recent years and panoramic windows give designers great opportunities. Large glass panes are often associated with modern architecture, designers of modern barns are willing to match panoramic panes with simple and natural materials.
Mirocement floor in a modern barn house looks just amazing. We can’t wait to see the final effect with furniture and accessories! Stay tunned for more photos.