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referencing traditional architectural elements of the tropics, the stilts house features shutters instead of glass on its windows. The post natura futura designs ecuador house with glass-less windows and baked bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
house A is the first in a series of three carbon-neutral residences planned by the studio. The post whispering smith completes a carbon-neutral house in australia using recycled bricks and concrete appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the complex project comprises several buildings made of bricks with smooth surfaces.  The post arash g tehrani reveals mosque complex in iran featuring smooth surfaces made of bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
a courtyard house in northern china constitutes a form of housing which is the result of a long process of interaction between the built form and social, economic, and cultural needs and habits. The post frédéric schnee creates patterns of different-colored bricks for the peach house in beijing appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The Boring Company and its eccentric CEO have come up with some interesting ways to finance their tunneling aspirations, not least of all a plan to sell working flamethrowers. A newly announced piece of merch to be offered by the firm will be more closely tied to its digging ventures, fashioning the rock it pulls from the Earth into Lego-like bricks for construction...Continue Reading The Bor
After ramping up its efforts to shift towards more sustainable materials in 2015, perennial purveyor of plastic blocks Lego is making good on that promise and is set to launch a new form of eco-friendly playthings this year...Continue Reading Lego to launch its first sustainable, plant-based plastic bricks this yearCategory: MaterialsTags: Lego PlasticsRelated Articles:
Lego is set to launch a range of botanical elements made from a plant-based plastic sourced from sugar cane, in a bid to reduce its plastic waste.  Read more
A popular YouTube personality with over 780,000 subscribers has caused a stir by claiming that he ordered a $6,000 DSLR from Amazon but received a camera box filled with rocks instead. And when he was sent a replacement from Amazon, the second box was filled with bricks.Warning: There’s some strong language in the video.Chaseontwowheels, a motorcycle vlogger, documented his experience in th
the design team developed the scheme as an interior project where the ground was excavated to allow daylight to enter. The post kimmel eshkolot architects articulates mount herzl memorial around funnel of stone bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Why bother adding a layer of insulation to a brick wall, if you can just build that wall using hollow bricks that are stuffed with insulation? That's the thinking behind self-insulating bricks which incorporate materials such as perlite, mineral wool or polystyrene. Now, scientists from Swiss research group Empa have created what they claim is the best-insulating brick yet, using a type of ae is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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