The American foursquare house is present in almost every urban neighborhood developed in the first half of the 20th century. Due to its inexpensive, yet practical, spacious, and attractive design, the American...
You may have heard of houses being constructed of plastic PET bottles, but if you want to know how to build one, read on.
An A-frame timber home, usually built to blend with nature, is a popular choice among those who love the 'living outdoors' lifestyle, sometimes tucked away in a serene environment with a scenic view.
One homebuilder's story of constructing a home in the Philippines, plus resources for current home construction advice.
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.
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
These houses may look like science fiction, but they are some of the most practical and Earth-friendly structures around. Plus, each Earthship has the potential to be entirely self-sufficient.
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...
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
I have lived in some strange places, having had a Southern Baptist minister for a dad who uprooted us every two years, and my ex- spouses being of a very different cultures/races than mine. So I asked myself, would I...