Architecture articles, tips & information

7 Sustainable home design ideas for Indian homes

With the worldwide trend towards sustainability and the need to protect Mother Earth and her resources, sustainable home design is gaining popularity in India not only among homeowners who are building new houses but also among those who are looking…

24 January, 2019

Using glass as a building material

Glass is one of the oldest and most versatile materials to be used in building. However, the way glass is used in architecture has come a long way since glass was first used as a building material.

22 January, 2019

6 fire safety tips to always remember

It takes a lot of time, effort, and money to create our dream home. That is why protecting it under any circumstance is the first thing we think about. One situation that can prove to be dangerous to our home is fire.

21 January, 2019

Facts about wood as a construction material

Who does not love wood? Wood is an one of the most widely used construction material, and perhaps one of the oldest too. Stone and wood have been the protagonists of most heritage buildings all over the world.

21 January, 2019

8 Vastu tips to avoid poverty and attract prosperity

Vastu Shastra, the ancient science of architecture, is not only all about the design, direction, colours or layout. It is also about what to keep and what not, to bring in happiness and prosperity and keep away poverty and misery from your home.

19 January, 2019

All you need to know about steel and concrete as building materials

Steel and concrete are the building blocks of almost any construction, both residential and commercial. Yet, we hardly know much about the role that these two materials play in assuring the strength and durability of a building.

17 January, 2019

4 reasons why interior designers should use digital marketing

With smart phones gaining popularity, the line between the real and the virtual world is blurring, and digital marketing is the way forward for businesses who want to keep pace with their customers’ needs.

11 January, 2019

Creative solutions for floor plans in apartments

Apartment plans have undergone major transformations over the years, as they tend to follow and respond to the trends, habits and customs of each era. The fact that the living spaces in the apartments are getting smaller, for example, has a lot to do…

31 December, 2018

Why are floor plans important when building a house?

A floor plan is nothing but an architectural depiction of the layout of a house. It is drawn to scale and presents a view of the house from the top, giving the viewer a better idea of the connections between spaces, the dimensions, the traffic patter…

28 December, 2018

15 pictures of doors and gates that will leave your visitors stunned

Your main entrance gate is the first thing anyone notices about your home. It is time to pay attention to your entrance gate and it is unwise to ignore it otherwise.Carry over the style of your gate throughout the home so your visitors see the…

21 December, 2018