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Architect Creates Happier Homes for Dementia Sufferers

Architects work to solve problems before those problems even exist.  This value-added service is done in the design stage of a project.  For example, if you could improve the classroom experience of students by designing a building to meet contemporary demands that would be a good thing.   40 more words

Working with scales

Changing the scale of drawing can often be problematic, but using a simple chart like the one above, it is quite simple. If you are using software that scales using a factor of 1.0 as 100%, then simply adjust the figures above accordingly so for example, 10% is 0.1 and 200% is 2.0. 38 more words


RHS Chelsea 2015 Designers : John Tan & Raymond Toh

This garden is John Tan and Raymond Toh’s debut at RHS Chelsea and is inspired by Kranji, a suburb of Singapore with a lush natural landscape home to tropical plants, orchid farms and nature reserve wetlands. 75 more words

El Fureidis

The El Fureidis “Tropical Paradise” Estate sits on 10.39 acres in Montecito. This spectacular, timeless estate was designed in 1906 by architect Bertram Goodhue. Mountain and ocean views can be enjoyed throughout the home as well as on the magnificent storied provenance and courtyards. 105 more words

Colorado portable tiny house + Airstream-ish portable office - take a tour!

Ann Holley wanted to create an off-grid, transportable tiny house that would be technically an RV, but with an aesthetic that wouldn’t feel like living in an RV. 208 more words

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Architects versus Interior designers

I attended the Unique Interiors Exhibition which took place last week Wednesday to Friday at the Federal palace hotel, Victoria island, Lagos. This was a very interesting event and the exhibition was the part i really enjoyed the most. 1,010 more words