Why Architects Love Building With Bricks?

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Unquestionably, bricks are one of the oldest building materials around, but despite being antique it is always looked at with fresh eyes. No wonder, architecture across the globe shares this undying love affair with bricks. Every wondered why Architects love building with bricks? As one of the oldest and most versatile man-made building materials, brick […]

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Energy Conservation Building Code: A Step Towards Energy Efficient Building Constructions

Energy Conservation Building Code

Energy Efficiency is a word we often heard to save the energy and conserve it, Ministry of Power initiated and formed BEE (Bureau of Energy Efficiency) was formed and its function is to develop programs which will increase the conservation and efficient use of energy in India. It was formed after the Energy Conservation Act 2001 […]

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Architecture as a hobby makes a retiree a bonafide eco-friendly builder

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It is not easy to leave the corporate world and try something out of the ordinary. Antony Raj worked in the corporate sector for many years. He stumbled upon the indigenous architecture techniques. Soon, he became fascinated with this unique technique and started to build eco-friendly homes in India. Let’s learn more about Antony Raj […]

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Can sustainable building materials reduce dependence on energy to run your home

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Building a new home, or renovating your old one? Here’s your chance to implement eco-friendly designs and materials that reduce energy consumption and greenhouse emissions. Sustainable homes are not only great for the environment, but for your pocket as well in the long run. An efficient sustainable home is one that uses minimal energy to […]

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Green Garden: Project Carte Blanche

Project Snapshot Project Location: Private house in Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium Garden architect: Bert Van Wehaege Garden building: Philippe Dejonghe Developer: Private Pavers used: Authentica Retro Havanna, WF Available formats: WF (201 x 48 x 88 mm) Laid area: Approx. 300 m² The History Behind Sint-Martens-Latem is a residential district at the edge of the Belgian city […]

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Major cities reveald their smart visions to meet the smart city mission

The concept of the smart city has been quite the puff in recent times. Since then cities, as well as government officials, have shown keen interest upon the topic. The necessity of a refined environment has interested everyone. Keeping up on the growing interest on development of smart cities, as required under the mission guidelines, […]

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