Today’s New Kitchens Are Inviting, Elegant, and Dark
People spend more on the kitchen than any other room in their house. Not that the kitchen is really a separate room any more, but usually...
Earth Building – Modern Sustainable Architecture in Advanced Economies
All buildings should be affordable, safe, healthy, sustainable, comfortable and desirable, and unfired earth as a building material achieves these basic benchmarks.
Thermal Imaging in Detection of Building Defects
Commercial and domestic building inspections are subject to many impediments and limitations, including safe access limitations, inability to see through walls and defects that are invisible...
Can a Window Be as Thermally Efficient as a Wall?
Adding insulation to walls in new construction or upgrading insulation in existing residential buildings has gradually become common sense in Australia.
Customised Interiors created with Moving Furniture Walls
Japanese architects studio-01 have designed a concept apartment composed of standard prefabricated furniture walls that can be easily moved and combined into different wall arrangements.
Moving Walls and Pop-Up Furniture Create Flexible Interiors
A renovation of 58 square metre apartment in Madrid incorporated moving walls and pop-up furniture to maximise interior space and create a flexible home.
Victoria Scraps Commercial Building Defect Insurance
Commercial builders in Victoria will no longer need defects insurance under new rules which will also see the scrapping a requirement for metal roofs to be...
Wallpaper Trends And Technology For 2014
For those who thought wallpaper might have lost its lustre after its long reign as a design staple over the last several years, the product is...