“A Container Of Views”: Simplicity Is King In The Aculco House In Mexico - IGNANT
In a Mexican pueblo famed for its dramatic basalt cliffs, waterfalls and nature, PPAA has designed a minimalist escape for two brothers fond of the...
Paints & Renders Explained - Build It
Change the external skin of your house, and you change its entire character. From a pebbledash terrace to a bright white Art Deco house, paints and renders can make a world of difference to your home’s aesthetics, with renders carrying the additional benefits of weatherproofing and insulation. But bear in mind that while a (relatively) […]
Mami House is a "mini bunker" built for a couple on a very tight budget
Faced with the difficult task of delivering a house for €100,000, Portuguese architect José Carlos Nunes de Oliveira designed this concrete "mini-bunker"
SCI-Arc students build affordable home in LA neighbourhood
Students in a design-build program at SCI-Arc have completed a house in a crime-ridden area of LA, with features that help occupants feel "safe and secure"
Laneway Wall Garden House / Donaghy & Dimond Architects
Completed in 2011 in Dublin, Ireland. Images by Ros Kavanagh. © Ros Kavanagh The project was to provide new kitchen, living and bedroom to this 19th century split level terraced Dublin house. This was...
Ty Pren by Feilden Fowles | Dezeen
Slate roof tiles extend down the exposed north facade of this house in Wales by London studio Feilden Fowles. Called Ty Pren, the gabled timber-framed building is clad on three sides in larch felled from the owners' land. More trees have been planted nearby in anticipation of replacing the larch cladding in 25 years' time. The