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The structure of the house include many layers which are brick walls with holes arranged randomly like a termitary together with the large inter-fl oor space. Th ose holes are considered as vents help the wind rotate inside the house and allows breeze and light get to all corners in the house, creat

Termitary House Vietnam

The structure of the house include many layers which are brick walls with holes arranged randomly like a termitary together with the large inter-...

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A bedroom designed for the youngest daughter of the family, certainly was a challenge. Being a part of ‘The Bamboo House’, we have used bamboo on the ceiling with an interesting cross slit for indirect lights. Rest of the room is designed in a completely different design language.

Chrome meets Bamboo

A bedroom designed for the youngest daughter of the family, certainly was a challenge. Being a part of ‘The Bamboo House’, we have used bamboo on...

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For years, the windows and doors profiles in India have been dominated by aluminum and wood. World over, uPVC profile is a preferred option which not only provides greater durability, but also offer stunning looks and ultimate energy efficiency by entirely keeping out noise, dust, heat or cold.

5 Common Myths about UPVC Windows

For years, the windows and doors profiles in India have been dominated by aluminum and wood. World over, uPVC profile is a preferred option which...

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Pollution by Plastic waste is one of the biggest problems of the world’s ocean and marine life. And to combat this critical problem, the France-based mineral water brand- Evian

Evian Designs Collapsible Water Bottles to Reduce Plastic Waste

Pollution by Plastic waste is one of the biggest problems of the world’s ocean and marine life. And to combat this critical problem, the France-b...

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This was done for a project in Bhimtal where only natural materials and finishes have been used to construct the buildings. Local materials such as stone and wood have been used. Nothing has been procured beyond 100km from the site

Only local materials for this Kumaon Cottage

This was done for a project in Bhimtal where only natural materials and finishes have been used to construct the buildings. Local materials such ...

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GROHE Blue Home wins the coveted consumer award for Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017. This accolade will definitely hold a special place for the sanitary manufacturer, given that this award comprises both a nomination round by a panel of expert judges.

GROHE Blue Home named Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017

GROHE Blue Home wins the coveted consumer award for Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2017. This accolade will definitely hold a special place for t...

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This eco-friendly concept focuses on creating unique designs/ materials by using recycled materials, thus without harming the environment. Their SaloneSattelite collection showcased a sound-absorbing material made from fir (a tree) needle and biodegradable binder.

Designing the Eco-friendly way!

This eco-friendly concept focuses on creating unique designs/ materials by using recycled materials, thus without harming the environment. Their ...

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This gym is part of a club facility for a housing colony in Gurugram. Their client wanted a very economic and fast execution of this space. The designers took this up as an opportunity to introduce some low-cost materials that are in no way low on aesthetic appeal and functionality!

Aesthetic outcome of an experiment with low cost materials

This gym is part of a club facility for a housing colony in Gurugram. Their client wanted a very economic and fast execution of this space. The d...

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How Aluminium Composite Panels have evolved dramatically over the years? Let us hear it from Mr Ashok Kumar Bhaiya, CMD, Aludecor

The whys & hows of Aluminium Composite Panels from Mr Ashok Kumar Bhaiya, CMD, Aludecor

Aludecor is one of the most sought after brands for ACPs in India, and an engaging conversation with Mr Ashok Kumar Bhai...

From Fungus to Light

From Fungus to Light

This project is a result of ongoing material research in mycelium – the vegetative part of the fungus – resulting in the...

An Illuminating Hole

An Illuminating Hole

The brass sculpture lamps, designed by Florencia Costa, treat light as a matter, with its own consistency and body, able...

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