Joc House located in Johannesburg, one of the most populated cities in South Africa, this residence was designed by Rudolph van der Meulen on a 10.000 square foot parcel of land. This residence features amazingly large open spaces, indoor and outdoor pools, a contemporary interior design and minimalist furniture. With floor-to-ceiling windows, this is a realm of light and luxury. Indoor swimming pool that continues outside where one can admire fantastic water displays created by a series of fountains spilling over the edges. On the ground floor, the main room leads to two different living spaces: the dining room and family room and the kitchen.
Outdoor kitchens have become the modern frenzy. People have always been fascinated with the outdoor kitchen therefore, the invention of the grid for the little kettle grill to large outdoor grill with all the bells and whistles. Modern outdoor design takes the elegant style of your interior living space and continues it into the yard, creating the same functional living space on the outside. Because the kitchen is an integral part of entertaining at home, many people prefer an outdoor kitchen or sometimes referred to in the cooler climates as a 'Summer Kitchen' for convenient cooking and dining in the beautiful outdoors.
The rooster is the bird to use in your home decorating these days. Whether you are an animal lover, a country girl or just like to keep up on all of the trends, you can add some "country charm" to your home by using the rooster in your decor. A country kitchen is warm and inviting with colors like yellow, red and orange to add to the ambiance of the room. Previously, popular kitchen themes were the goose, cow or the pig, but today the rooster takes all.