Experimental Biophilia and Concrete Minimalism are Striking Undertones in JS Residence, Vadodara | The Crossboundaries

With the increasing amount of time spent indoors in the past 2 years, there’s a rise in wanting spacious living environments. With that becoming a new normal, the JS Residence grabbed this opportunity which quite often is a challenge if not treated right, the double height. It enhances the open floor plan, blurs the spatial[Read More]

Strategic Shift from Urban Living to Slow Living in the Vernacularly built Gir Vihar | d6thD Design Studio

An invigorating take on vernacular architecture and its psychological effects comes in the form of 20 exquisite cottages in Gir Vihar. A very interesting feature of this design is the community dining space under the hexagonal roof with a spiral column of bricks which apart from being a characteristic structure visually, brings a sense of[Read More]

Re-pointing A Brick Wall: Top Tips To Get the Perfect Finish

Brick walls are useful! Many houses are made with brick, as are garden walls, and a variety of other objects. The simple fact is brick is durable, it’s weather-resistant and difficult to damage. But, time does take its toll on the cement that sits between the bricks. This is what weakens walls and creates issues[Read More]

A Recycled ‘silica plastic block’ Bricks made from recycled sand + plastic waste | Rhino Machines

A Recycled ‘silica plastic block’ Bricks made from recycled sand + plastic waste | Rhino Machines india-based company, rhino machines has launched the ‘silica plastic block’ – a sustainable building brick made from recycling foundry dust/ sand waste (80%) and mixed plastic waste (20%).  the ‘silica-plastic block’ or SPB attempts to confront the massive dust waste and overall pollution[Read More]