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Large White Concrete House With Spectacular Views

Situated in the foothills of Santiago de Chile, the Marcelo Rios House, with its magical views of the hills and a golf course, was built by Gonzalo …

Articles about concrete proof 9 ways design cement on Dwell.com - Dwell

With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>Commercial Concrete Planters And Landscape Architecture...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots …

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A Concrete Bench With a Side of Greenery

Tao Concrete is a design and fabrication shop based in Tempe, Arizona. The company’s concrete and wood planter bench recently caught our eye, and now …

Material Inspiration: 10 Projects Inspired by Concrete

To celebrate the launch of ArchDaily Materials, our new product catalog, we've rounded up 10 awesome projects from around the world that were …

Home in Eindhoven With Thin Floating Concrete Eaves Seamlessly Blending With the Surroundings

With an impeccable clean design, House IV is a new project designed to seamlessly blend with the surroundings. House IV, designed by De Bever …

Gorgeous Single Floor House With Concrete Finishes by Modo Designs

The Indian-based architectural studio, Modo Designs, completed this gorgeous luxury home, located in Aranya, India. The <b>Shah House</b>, despite it’s …

Watershed Materials' New Building Block Uses Half the Concrete of a Conventional Masonry Block

Concrete has a giant carbon footprint yet concrete blocks are a ubiquitous building material used around the world. Watershed Materials has produced …

Audacious Design in Concrete and Glass: Saint-Tropez Private Estate

Surrounded by lush crowns of trees and neighbored by the Guld of Saint-Tropez in France, this private villa initially discovered by Freshome on …

Amazing ERO Concrete-Recycling Robot Can Erase Entire Buildings

Demolition is a messy business—not only does the process require heavy machinery and produce clouds of dust, but it also results in giant piles of …

Sustainable Alternative to Building Demolitions: ERO Concrete Recycling Robot

In the search for a more cost-effective solution for building demolition projects, Omer Haciomeroglu, a student at Sweden’s Umeå Institute of Design …

World's largest concrete pour: LA witnesses 'ballet of construction trucks'

Wilshire Grand building will put Los Angeles back in the skyscraper business as city aims to rejuvenate its centre<p>Hundreds of spectators lined the streets in downtown Los Angeles Saturday for what might seem a lacklustre event in a city known for its entertainment: a parade of trucks poured a load …

Los Angeles breaks world concrete record - video

Preparations for construction of LA's first new skyscraper in over 20 years include with the largest continuous pouring of concrete. ever. The site of the Wilshire Grand building will receive 80m lbs of concrete over two days, which should qualify it for a place in the Guinness Book of Records

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Remodeling 101: Polished Concrete Floors

Concrete is the Cinderella of flooring materials. Long relegated to life as a subfloor–and covered up by a host of materials deemed more suitable for …

A Minimalist House with a Sleek Concrete Structure

Jyoushin House is a minimalist residence located in Aiti, Japan, designed by Noriyoshi Morimura Architect & Associates. The facade features a sleek …

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Studio RMA's Hi'ilani EcoHouse is America's First Carbon-Neutral Concrete Structure, and it's Volcano-Adjacent!

For too long, concrete has been synonymous with boring. Living in a house or apartment made of concrete gave off the distinct feel of being …

Unconventional Concrete Holiday Retreat near Aspen, Colorado

Kaegebein Fine Homebuilding completed the design of an unconventional chalet situated near Aspen, Colorado. The project distinguishes itself from the …

Massive and Modern Concrete House in Chile by Raimundo Anguita

A concrete house, completed in 2007 by Raimundo Anguita, the <b>Urzua Cofre House</b> sited in a quiet place, just outside the city limits of Santiago, is an …

Black Concrete Building Displaying a Minimalist Architecture: House in Mosteiro

Arquitectos Matos completed the design of Casa Mosteiro, located in the outskirts of Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal. The concept of the project comes …

Articles about 7 modern hamptons homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>Inspired by their clients’ bold art collection, a pair of architects designs a Hamptons vacation house that subverts tradition.<p>Known for being the ultimate summer escape …

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Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

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Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Data visualisation DIY: our top tools

Just starting out in visualising your data? Looking for something simple to use? This is where we go<p>What data visualisation tools are out there on the web that are easy to use - and free? Here on the Datablog and Datastore we try to do as much as possible using the internet's powerful free …

5 Ways Cities Are Using Big Data

New York City released more than 200 high-value data sets to the public on Monday — a way, in part, to provide more content for open-sourced mapping …