Designing a residence in Jodhpur was an interesting journey for Punebased architects Manish Banker and Shailesh Untwale of TAO Architecture Pvt Ltd, who set out to capture the…

Amid the lively, contemporary ramble of Los Angeles, landscape designer Scott Shrader has built a house that defines timeless comfort and calm. A small jewel box in West…

Logs take a stand against nature’s worst. Old World Origins. Log cabins built on the frontier or even in later settlements didn’t use fasteners. Logs supported themselves at…

Mechanical engineer Erwin van der Weerd takes ‘green’ living to the next level with his eco pods that offer the ultimate in temperature control. The comfortable temperature comes…

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I met with Eugene, certainly not in the American club and the French. More specifically, in the «French shooting club», located in Mytishchi in the former Olympic shooting…

If you’re on a budget, spruce up your space in small doses—start with an extra room that you can turn into a guest room or study! WHAT TO…

This is the third in a series of features on alternate building materials. The previous features were on straw bale and mud brick construction. GETTING STARTED Rammed earth…

‘A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse.’ In retrospect it might have done Richard III more good if he had asked for a castle! These defensive…