Current scenario of sustainable construction in India

Current scenario of sustainable construction in India

Global corporations have swung their interests in building sustainable commercial complexes. Which has led to an increase in sustainable building materials reaching to the masses. Ever since former US Vice President’s documentary on climate change “An Inconvenient Truth” cast a spell on us all, sustainable living has been endorsed by the developed world, and is […]

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How to ascertain the cost of constructing an affordable eco-friendly house

How to ascertain the cost of constructing an affordable eco-friendly house

Know Your Floor Plans, Your architect and Builder Important aspects: Floor plan, builder, budget, timeline, and project execution. Step 1: Begin with your choice of floor plans. Spend quality time with an experienced, local architect to consider various floor plans and select the ideal one. Step 2: Contact the right builder. Share the floor plan […]

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How are clay hollow bricks manufactured and why it is best suited for your home, pockets and environment

How are clay bricks manufactured and why it is best suited to your home, pockets and environment wienerberger.in

A home is a place where we spend most of our times, not realizing that it is the most important thing that demands investment. Beauty, aesthetics is something that has a sense of calm and serenity, giving the mind- a sense of peace. We go out to places far away in search for that calm, […]

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[SLIDES] Top 5 Innovative Building Materials

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Here are the top five innovative building materials from around the world. These prodcuts or techniques champion sustainable living. With the amount of resources dedicated to R&D in construction around the world, we need not wait for decades to see these products or construction strategies to come to our towns and cities in India. This […]

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Architect-turned-artist Vidur Bharadwaj’s green twist to art and architecture

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Famous Indian, award-winning architect-turned-artist Vidur Bharadwaj finds his way into expressions of nature and canvases of historic monuments with ease in his art works. He is the design brain behind ‘green buildings’ like — Wipro Technologies, Gurgaon, Patni Campus and The Four Seasons Hotel, Noida — believes that it’s his responsibility to adopt sustainable art. […]

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Indentation Of The Yesteryear: Narva College Project, University Of Tartu, Estonia

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Project Details: Project: Narva College, University of Tartu, Estonia Architect: KAVAKAVA Client: University of Tartu Clay roof tiles used: Koramic plain tile 301 am Facing bricks used: Terca Aseri red brushed Clay pavers used: Penter Dresden and Aseri red Floor area: 4,680 m² The Unique Aspect: Narva College is one of the most exciting buildings […]

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