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Sustainable Architecture

Sustainable Architecture Diagram

Sustainable Architecture Diagram 1. Sustainable Architecture- BACKGROUND 1.1 What is Sustainable Development? “Sustainable development is development which meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generation to meet their own needs.” — World Commission on Environment and Development, Our Common Future, pp. 4, Oxford University Press, New York, 1987. This definition has been formulated by the World Commission […]

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Rectangular Stunning Transparent House by Ohlhausen BuBois Architects

Transparent Ranch House

Total change is presented by Ohlhausen BuBois Architects through their beautiful rectangular transparent house refurbished from a ranch house. Even though it is a transparent house, the transparent part of the house is only on the public part. The bedroom and other private areas are given more coverage to ensure the privacy of the owner. The dominant glass accents presented […]

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Chic Modern Huis aan ‘t laar by 51N4E

Unique Front House - by 51N4E

  The name of the house which means “house at the open space in the forest” matches perfectly with this house. Formerly a laboratory for mental healthcare that serves people with mental disability and their families, the house was built in 2012. The residence now functions as studio for young/adults with intellectual disability. As long as they are doing the […]

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Affordable Shipping Container House

Affordable Container House947Architects

Shipping containers are at the forefront of a new era of utility. Traditionally used for transporting goods by ship, rail or truck, these steel boxes capable of supporting large amounts of pressure and weight. This makes them structurally stable, fire resistant, mold proof and weatherproof. Unfortunately everyone has a lifespan of only 20 years for its original purpose. This means that when their work […]

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Stunning House – The Meera House by Guz Architects

Mera House - Stunning House Guz Architects

Another beautiful and smartly-built house is built by Guz Architect in Sentosa Island, Singapore. The main attraction of the house is the grass-covered roof and balcony. The above view of the house is more like grass hill in beach area. The grass roof make the house looks more peaceful, but also make it more artistic with the combination of blue […]

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