There are various approaches to designing a room. Using the golden ratio to design a room can create a balanced and interesting room full of color, accents and space.
Dormers are simply delightful and can take an ordinary home design to the next level. The American Cape Cod is a style that is revered and central to the style is the dormer. Learn the many types of dormers and numerous application including garages and sheds.
A-frame house designs possess that exotic resort look that is endearing to many people who love to live an adventurous and outdoors lifestyle. Today, the appeal of these timber frame homes has made many prospective homeowners decide to build one in a city suburban area, or on the outskirts of town.
The spread of knowledge from North Africa and Arabia, following a mysterious region- wide cataclysm, brought the how-to of the arch to Europe in early 1200s. The arch-boom also spread west to India where Muslim conquerors introduced the true arch to Hindu temple-builders. A transformative new...
The history and styles of museum architecture, from the first museums to today's modern marvels. Explores the different styles of architecture used for museums from the Middle Ages to today.
Hands-on lesson on types of bridges, forces, and loads. Lessons are geared toward 4th and 5th grade children but can be used for elementary school and middle school aged children. Use these fun lessons with your classroom, family, after-school program, camp, or co-op!
Libraries are creating marvelous spaces to attract children. Want ideas for making your library's children's room special? Here are photos and tips just for that.
Leaning tower has always been a thing of curiosity for the world since generations. Construction of the modern leaning tower at Abu Dhabi has been the attraction for tourists visiting the UAE.
Truss bridges are probably one of the oldest and the most common types of bridges in the world. Basically a truss bridge is composed of truss which is straight lined structure made up of small triangular units. The elements used in the making of...
Ancient Greek architecture is a field of study that maintains the interest of its enthusiasts. In the 21st century, more and more expeditions are discovering new sites around the Mediterranean Sea.