Building Types & Styles
One homebuilder's story of constructing a home in the Philippines, plus resources for current home construction advice.
Among the architectural splendours of the 'Athens of the North' as Edinburgh is described are the many fine churches and cathedrals. Here is a concise list of the most significant buildings of the city
Architects are in most cases not interested to design economical buildings for their clients. When you've plans to build a home for yourself, you should know some of the basics for cheap building.
You may have heard of houses being constructed of plastic PET bottles, but if you want to know how to build one, read on.
Zen-style Japanese architecture: The typical Zen style complex is axial in plan and bilaterally symmetrical, which is reflective of the regimentation of the Zen monk's daily life. Each act of a Buddhist monk's day is...
A-frame timber homes are generally built to blend with nature and is a popular choice among those who love the 'living outdoors' lifestyle, tucked away in a serene, almost remote environment...
The local translation of Nalukettu, and ancient form of Kerala Architecture means 'nalu' (four) and 'kettu' (built up side blocks). It is a house built up with four blocks and a central open courtyard.
Photo collection of river rock homes in Southern California. Most were built between 1900 and 1920. These examples are in the San Gabriel Valley near the mountains where the rocks are located
The Empire State Building was constructed in 1931. The Empire State Building is privately owned and is not run by or owned by the State of New York, or New York City. When The Empire State Building was built, it was...
Photos of eccentric buildings usually intended to decorate gardens and other places.
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