While the general trend worldwide is increasing urbanisation, there is a much smaller, but increasing trend towards the exact opposite. Moving from the city back onto the land, driven by the aim for more sustainable and self-sufficient living. Whether it be to
I've had the incredible privilege of attending and recently completing a course in NeuroArchitecture, developed and presented by a globally recognized leader in the field, Andrea De Paiva. NeuroArchitecture, also referred to as Neuroscience for Architecture, is an interdisciplinary field
Timber frame construction has been gaining popularity in recent years as a method of building sustainable and energy-efficient homes. Estimated percentages of new homes built of timber frame are in the USA approx 35%, Canada approx 65%, the UK approx
As the world becomes increasingly fast-paced and complex, many people are seeking ways to simplify their lives and gain a sense of control over their finances, possessions, and overall well-being. One solution that has gained popularity in recent years is
Inhabitat.com, one of the worlds most foremost websites for sustainable design innovation, eco architecture and green building, has featured our project, House Wessels. This is thanks to the innovative integration of the solar panels into the traditional thatch roof. The
Many people have asked why it is that I prefer to design timber frame homes, and more specifically, what the advantages of a timber frame home are. Here are 10 good reasons to build your new house using timber frame. 1.