Homes with Striking Architectural Features and How They Can Inspire Your Next Project. See just some of the many ways in which good design can give your home a striking creative twist.
‘You shall go to the ball’ fantasies pretty much have to feature a sweeping staircase – with the house naturally of the proportions and style to match. Beautiful materials and arresting forms give these designs the wow factor.
It is 100 years since women entered into the architectural profession in the UK and began at the Architectural Association (AA) School in London. Academic Dr Elizabeth Darling is an expert in gender and architecture history in the UK. Her research work features in a new exhibition.
A range of techniques are available to designers connecting or separating spaces both inside and outside your home: walls, doors, windows and level changes can be effective architectural devices.
Newsflash! Window frames really don’t have to be painted white all of the time!
Human, Smart and Sustainable Future of Cities, international Construction Evolution – cityscape progression – Smart Cities, future building progress.
BRE news – Atlas Industries is the first company to achieve BRE Global BIM Level 2 Business Systems certification in Asia. Headquartered in Vietnam, and operating world-wide the company achieved BIM Level 2 certification to demonstrate their BIM capabilities.
This year’s Surface & Materials Show celebrated all that is innovative, beautiful and high-performance in the industry, while also enjoying significant growth in visitors and a buzz of excitement for the future.
The building industry is looking for ways to reduce disruptions to communities after almost a quarter of UK residents admitted being irritated by how long construction projects take to complete.
Some beautiful illustrations, depicting the journey that Scandinavian architecture has taken. Follow four of the prestigious architects; Gert Wingårdh (Sweden), Arne Jacobsen (Denmark), Eliel Saarinen (Finland) and Kjetil Thorsen (Norway) on this series, revealing how their designs have reached international fame.
A staircase will always play a starring role in the look of a home, so be captivated by these stunners.
Considering a sliding door in your home? Take a look at these hardworking examples.
Fascinating products to experience at the show range from elegant wallpaper in on-trend botanical themes from rising star Kit Miles Studio, to hi-tech grids for pergolas and ‘air walls’ by I-Mesh and woven wire solutions with a retro feel from Amron Associates.
Designing Buildings Wiki, the construction industry knowledge base, has joined forces with BSRIA to launch a new competition looking for fresh and innovative ideas in response to the question.