J Alderson

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How two Canadian companies are trying to solve the riddle of prefab

Last week at the Interior Design Show in Toronto, the convention-centre floor was full of things you could buy to make your domestic life more beautiful: sofas, faucets, rugs – and a modernist house that was built in a factory.<p>The house, a new product called the Solo 40, is an example of …

Articles about sum its parts on Dwell.com - Dwell

Taking cues from traditional Swedish rooflines but rejecting the precedent of subpar prefab, Claesson Koivisto Rune bring light...<p>Wundrwatch aims to reinvent the concept of traditional timepieces and encourage the user to see time in a completely new light.<p>In August 2016, we’re taking Dwell Home …

Rhode Island

Passive house

For passive solar houses, see passive solar building design.<p><b>Passive house</b> (German: <i>Passivhaus</i>) is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency …

the material library your projects deserve

Aquatics treasures<p>19 04 2018<p>Wastewater, sewage plant, sewage sludge, does that mean anything to you? I mean, are you okay to talk about it?<br>In …

artisanal

30 of the World’s Most Impressive Social Housing Projects

As populations grow and cities become more crowded than ever, public housing has become an increasingly important issue for governments around the …

Keywords

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide<p>Everything you need to know to build with rammed earth in warm and cold climates.<br>Rammed earth – sand, gravel, and clay …

House Design

green-community

<b>ECOHOUSE CANADA is now included inside SABMag</b><p><b>Click on the cover below to view a summarized digital sample of the Winter 2015/16 issue.</b><p><b>Published as a</b> …

Architecture

Green Homes Program

Green Homes Program information<p>Desjardins has a complete offer when you buy a new construction and make green renovations. It includes cashback, …

Sustainability

Guides

This first section of our building guide is intended to act as a platform from which all your next steps become visible. Whether you want to build a …

Home Improvement

Homepage

Sustainable Cities International (SCI) works with cities around the world to bring about change towards urban sustainability. We ( or the team) do so …

Sustainability

Sustainable living in Sweden

Living for the future<p>Sweden ranks first in the EU in consumption of organic foods, leads the way in recycling drinks cans and bottles, and gets the …

Sustainability

Start

By Redaktionen. 14 May, ay 07:00 | Comments (0)<p><b>Three years on from the end of One Tonne Life, this ground-breaking project, initiated by A-hus,</b> …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

New contraceptive pill for men

A new pill for men could work as a temporary vasectomy and allow men to share the task of family planning without affecting their fertility, research suggests<p>A new contraceptive pill for men that won’t affect libido or virility could be developed.<p>The pill works by stopping sperm being released, …

A new golden age for cane design?

Auction houses will still sell you exquisite canes from the late 19th and early 20th century. They often feature ornate carved wood or engraved …

San Francisco Glory Days Pt 2: Cops, Fags And Romancing The Bone

“Hey, aren’t you supposed to be a faggot?!” I heard some rapidfire forced laughter after that question bounced off my back. It was a warm day in 1977 …

Who can stay mad at these naughty pugs?