Walling Material – Porotherm Bricks Are Noteworthy Resource Savers

Porotherm bricks are smart walling material that peruses the advantages of natural clay. These are perforated hollow bricks, which can be either horizontally perforated or vertically perforated. The fact that they are made of natural substances and are hollow from inside makes them far more efficient than the traditional solid bricks and blocks. Porotherm bricks […]

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Designing a Retirement Home Requires Moral Responsibility and Foresight

Project Snapshot Architects: Francisco and Manuel Aires Mateus, Lisbon  Project: Old Age Home Location: Alcacer do Sal, Portugal Completion Date: 2010 Useable floor area: 3,640 m2 Brick type: Clay block   Architecture & Design Designing a retirement home that is both functional and cosy requires moral responsibility and foresight. In this respect, the project by the brothers Francisco and Manuel Aires […]

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