Good environmental qualities in traditional architecture, personal comfort and well being – August was hot. Signaled by images of parched grasslands and flaming forests in places as far apart as California, Greece, Australia and Siberia.
“Libraries are the thin red line between civilization and barbarism”, said Neil Gaiman: back in my school days I was a regular visitor to the library, but when was the last time I visited a library to borrow a book? It must be over two decades ago, so clearly I don’t value libraries. But I do, I think, just somehow they have slipped me by.
Cool seaside houses in UK – waking up to the sound of waves crashing at the beach and watching a beautiful sunrise and sunset as the ocean changes its hues any time you want is the dream.
The Future of Air Travel – The Monthly Report by Brian Carter, Buffalo, NY, USA – The terminal for Trans World Airways at JFK in New York, complete with furnishings by Charles and Ray Eames is perhaps the most well-known.
Both-And – The Monthly Report by Brian Carter, Buffalo, NY, USA – Advocates for REPLACE and RESTORE lined up quickly after the recent fire at Mackintosh’s School of Art in Glasgow. Yet the suggestions only provoke questions and highlight the need to consider different approaches.
e-architect have been following the first year progress of architecture student Daniel Lomholt-Welch during his degree studies at Edinburgh University in Scotland. The first semester we worked on two projects, the first being “Material World”, and the second “Strangely Familiar”.
If you wish to bring change in your house, while at the same time increase the value of your property, you should consider getting your basement finished.
Window replacement Toronto is not as simple as many homeowners may think. If you want to get the best results, here are things you should know.
The ultra slim Hi-Finity sliding door is one of the first slimline sliding doors of its type to be tested to the PAS 24:2016 security standard and is available to architects from leading aluminium system company Reynaers.
6 Heating and Cooling Tips – when it comes to comfort, having a working heating and cooling system is important. Your heating and cooling system needs a little maintenance to stay running properly for years.
Celebrating excellence, innovation and creativity in the natural and built-environment, the Landscape Institute Awards showcase the exceptional work of the many different types of landscape professionals, including landscape designers, managers, planners and researchers and the impact it has on people’s lives.
Off-site wood construction is the future of building: urbanisation is accelerating and creating pressure to increase housing construction. To answer this global challenge, construction needs to be quicker and more ecological.
The Power of Lines, article by Dr. Peter Magyar, Kansas State University, USA, drawings range from Villa La Rotonda drawn on a small screen iPhone to ‘The Nerd Cat’ drawn by a six year old.
A home steam shower is an excellent addition to nearly everybody’s bathroom. They’re a great source of comfort and ease on just a little bit of space. While being just a little bit bigger than typical shower cabins, they provide much more in way of features.