The Desien guide to solar power

This Dezeen guide to solar power, which forms part of our Solar Revolution series, explains the different types of photovoltaics from the well-established to the more experimental. Solar is a clean, renewable and relatively cheap source of energy that is expected to become more widely adopted as the world weans itself off fossil fuels. Often … Read more

Bed Guide: 5 Tips on Choosing the Right Size Mattress

Bed Guide: 5 Tips on Choosing the Right Size Mattress © Valeria Montjoy (@ArchDaily) Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/986716/bed-guide-5-tips-on-choosing-the-right-size-mattress From an early age, we often hear phrases like “you must sleep a minimum of 8 hours a day.” It’s common knowledge that this brings invaluable health benefits, from reducing stress levels … Read more

Living in the Amazon in the 21ST Century: A Planning and Urban Design Guide for Cities in the Peruvian Lowland Rainforest

Living in the Amazon in the 21ST Century: A Planning and Urban Design Guide for Cities in the Peruvian Lowland Rainforest Convivir en la Amazonía en el Siglo XXI: Guía de Planificación y Diseño Urbano para las ciudades en la selva baja peruana. Image Cortesía de Belen Desmaison Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp … Read more

Guide to Ceilings: Materials and Uses in Architectural Projects

Guide to Ceilings: Materials and Uses in Architectural Projects Casa Banfield / Fabrizio Pugliese. Image © Federico Kulekdjian Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985403/guide-to-ceilings-materials-and-uses-in-architectural-projects Depending on the aesthetics of a space, the economy of the materials or even their long-term maintenance, there are various types of ceilings that are capable of meeting … Read more

A Step-By-Step Guide to Finding a Local Contractor for Home Remodeling

The real estate market constantly evolves and many homeowners feel the need to upgrade their property to keep pace with it. Thus, a home renovation sets the stage for a positive ROI. Maximizing home appreciation via this approach, however, isn’t a walk in the park. It requires careful financial planning, a solid sense of local … Read more

The LAM Gift Guide for Landscape Architecture Graduates

Books, tech, and lots of pens to set the newly minted designer up right. By the LAM Editorial Advisory Committee Well, it’s finally happened. Your family member/friend/mentee/colleague has graduated from a BLA or MLA program, and they’re ready to start their journey as a landscape architecture professional. Now that they’ve finished school, you want to … Read more

Milan City Guide: 20 Projects to See in Italy’s Fashion Capital

Milan City Guide: 20 Projects to See in Italy’s Fashion Capital © Nigel Young Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/979356/milan-city-guide-20-projects-to-see-in-italys-fashion-capital A global city and cosmopolitan hub, Milan is mainly recognised today as a fashion and economic center, widely covered by visitors from around the world. It is the second most populated city … Read more

How to Install the Hardware of a Pivot Door? A Detailed Guide

How to Install the Hardware of a Pivot Door? A Detailed Guide Courtesy of FritsJurgens Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/980662/how-to-install-the-hardware-of-a-pivot-door-a-detailed-guide Without a doubt, pivot doors are more in style than ever. Rotating on a vertical axis with nearly invisible, these swinging doors components are characterized by their clean lines, contemporary aesthetic … Read more