The Money-Saving Secret This Former Real Estate Agent Swears By

So—you’re searching for an apartment on Craigslist. You click on “housing” and enter your search criteria: min bedrooms, max price, X miles from your zip code of choice, only show ads with pictures—GO! Aaaaaand you’ve already made a huge mistake. READ MORE » Source: Apartment Therapy

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Tieno Designs an Eco-Friendly City Block Constructed From Timber

Courtesy of Tieno The “Bosco” design schematic utilizes timber construction and ecological design practices to create a multi-sided residential city block. Not only are the private domestic spaces important, but the definition of ‘living space’ is expanded to include private outdoor and shared spaces. In this way, the wood exterior becomes an extension of the […]

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Vallée du Parc Residence / Chevalier Morales Architects

Courtesy of Chevalier Morales Architectes Architects: Chevalier Morales Architects Location: 10 000, Chemin de la Vallée-du-Parc, Shawinigan, QC G9T 5K5, Canada Collaborators: Géniex, Aubin Pélissier Area: 434.0 m2 Project Year: 2015 Courtesy of Chevalier Morales Architectes Text description provided by the architects. The Vallée du Parc Residence sits in a bucolic valley in Mauricie, a […]

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Cristopher Cichocki's Places Art in Architecture to Spark a Discussion About Environmental Sustainability

Courtesy of Geoplast Cristopher Cichocki’s Root Cycle combines installation art with existing architecture in an effort to spark a discussion regarding the relationship between design, both contemporary and historical, and environmental sustainability. Cichocki partnered with Geoplast, a local Italian designer and manufacturer dedicated to producing innovative sustainable design products. The artist uses a particular Geoplast […]

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Black Volcano / Urban Mesh Design

© Charles Hosea Architects: Urban Mesh Design Location: Londres, United Kingdom Area: 220.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Charles Hosea Structural Engineers: Form SD M+E: Prospero Projects Ltd Party Walls: Osei Design Shell Contractor: Get Turner Ltd Fit Out Contractor: Self Build Joinery: C&G Furniture Design Metalwork: Redhouse Forge © Charles Hosea Text description provided […]

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A Month After the Fire, The National Museum Receives Emergency Repair and Demands a Budget of $27 Million

National Museum. Image: Mauro Pimentel/AFP It’s been a month since Brazil lost one of its oldest and most representative assets. A fire destroyed and erased more than 200 years of the Paço de São Cristóvão’s architectural history. The building served as a residence for the royal family, and turned a great part of its collection […]

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