The tiny house has emerged as a popular solution to an increasingly unaffordable housing market. These homes, which often cost less than one-fifth of a traditional house, have also become innovation centers. In the pursuit of maximizing such a small space, developers and owners have fully embraced new technologies. When you think […]
The top 10 tiny prefab homes of 2021 are here to convert you into sustainable architecture advocates!
It is a tricky situation, trying to identify whether the pandemic increased our need for isolated space/solitude or were we heading towards it beforehand and COVID gave us a chance to experience it – for me, it’s almost a problem as convoluted as the chicken and egg first problem. The […]
What does an architect do when he designs a house for himself and his family? He selects all the best ideas he has seen over his career and incorporates them into one sleek, indestructible home that saves energy, fits into the natural surroundings — and has great views. One immediate […]
Sustainability has been running on everybody’s mind. Ever since the pandemic shook up our world, we’re trying to incorporate sustainability into every aspect of our life, including our homes! With everyone aspiring toward’s eco-friendly and mindful ways of living, tiny homes have been taking over the architecture world and they […]
Originally published on RMI.org.By John Matson As the world warms and the demand for cooling increases, many homes will require an “all of the above” approach to keep cool without further contributing to global warming. That can include high-performance cooling systems that use climate-friendly coolants and consume relatively little energy, as well as building […]
Tokyo is a city known for mixing the old with the new– architectural relics still stand planted where they’ve been since they were built centuries ago, while ultramodern skyscrapers and towers bloom between temples and the cracks of ancient pavement. Tokyo is as resilient and ever-changing as ever a city […]