Category Archives: Architecture

Floating Homes that will amaze you with their innovation and beauty

You may have seen some of unique or unusual houses in the past, but the very thought of living in a floating house can simply amaze you. Implementing the concept of a floating house is a challenge in itself; however, many architects across the world are working on floating homes and making them safe for future dwellers. Continue reading Floating Homes that will amaze you with their innovation and beauty

Beautiful and creative houses made from shipping containers

Shipping containers are very strong, durable, affordable, and lightweight, which make them a perfect choice to build homes. They may not be primary material to create home for many but they can contribute a lot to recycle old containers and create sustainable home. Here we have a list of some exciting houses made from old shipping containers. Continue reading Beautiful and creative houses made from shipping containers

Tiny ‘capsule’ houses for off-grid living with minimal footprint

Living without electricity, gadgets, and other basic things is virtually impossible these days. However, many people living in far off areas still have to do without these conveniences. To facilitate these people, Capsule houses can be a great option. These off-grid capsules essentially are mobile homes or pods that run on solar energy. Continue reading Tiny ‘capsule’ houses for off-grid living with minimal footprint

A peek into the future: The coolest prefab homes around the world

Prefabricated homes are in high demand, especially in regions that are prone to natural disasters or calamities. The prefab homes are cost effective and don’t require much professional knowledge to be set up at a convenient place. Another big plus point of the prefab homes is that they are eco-friendlier than brick and mortar home. Continue reading A peek into the future: The coolest prefab homes around the world

Getting your information right on highway noise barriers

A noise is defined as any unwanted sound that is created by movement of an object. Any type of noise is a pollutant and is hazardous to human health and hearing. Hearing impairments, which are found to be very common these days, are a result of the heavy noise produced by traffic, vehicle engines, exhaust machines and tires. Various strategies are implemented for the control of the intensity of the highway traffic noises. One of these strategies is Highway noise barriers. Continue reading Getting your information right on highway noise barriers

A quick look at some of the most impressive, almost weird buildings in the world

From the brilliantly designed Burj Khalifa in Dubai to the splendidly created National Theatre in China, architects all over the globe have gone thinking out of the box and have surprised us with their strong determination and passion to create some of the most weirdest yet extremely spectacular and amazing buildings and towers in the world. Continue reading A quick look at some of the most impressive, almost weird buildings in the world

Top Hotel Concepts to Mesmerize Guests

You may have seen several architectural designs that are highly innovative and unique. However, you generally get to see the same boring looks of hotels with designs similar to each other. Here, we have tried to bring you some very special and creative design concepts for hotel buildings that will impress you with their beauty and style. Check out the top-five hotel concept designs to give a treat to your eyes. Continue reading Top Hotel Concepts to Mesmerize Guests