Is White the New Green? A Reflection on Roofs and Climate Change

The idea of cool roofs and cool pavement bouncing more of the sun’s heat back into space has been around for years. It has long been known that white roofs in Greece and Spain keep buildings cooler –and help counteract against the urban heat island effect. This can be seen both in the design of[Read More]

The Garden Roof House | Harsh Vardhan Jain Architect

The Garden Roof House | Harsh Vardhan Jain Architect Text description provided by the architects. The site is located on an urban fringe between the urban village and planned settlement of the South-East New Delhi area. The idea was to create a space that acts like an oasis in the derelict landscape. The approach was to create a[Read More]