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Construction has Begun!

We are collaborating with Recycle Beirut on the renovation of a simple house in Ouzai.

Construction has begun on Haela’s House and our first step was to clear the large pile of rubble that obstructed the window and blocked almost all natural light from entering the house as shown in the images below. 100 more words

Interior Architecture

The Future's So Bright You Might Need Biodegradable Sunglasses

Just because you want to live a green life (or at least dress appropriately for Earth Day on April 22) doesn’t mean that you should have to forego good design. 376 more words


Architecture Monday

A nice little piece of adaptive reuse tonight, converting an auto body shop into a Japanese bathhouse.  Wait, what?

But yes, that is completely the case.  177 more words


The Renovation of a Simple House

We are excited to be collaborating with Recycle Beirut on the renovation of the simple house of Haela in Ouzai. Our aim is to demonstrate that: 166 more words

Interior Architecture

A Diamond In The Rough.

In construction, some days are super busy especially when carried out outdoors while other days are still busy even when carried out indoors, nevertheless.

Indoors, in the sense that drawings need to be drawn and redrawn to suit modifications to projects until their completion. 639 more words


6 ways Shanghai Tower leads the way in sustainable engineering

The $2.4-billion, Gensler-designed Shanghai Tower is China’s tallest building and second tallest in the world.

At 632 metres high (2,073 feet), the 127-storey spiral highrise combines the latest in sustainable advancement strategies with private and public spaces. 278 more words