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Star Homes / Ingvartsen Architects

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The Star Homes Project has been in development for over a decade, exploring ways to develop novel, low-cost, comfortable, and insect-proof housing to. Completed in 2024 in Mtwara, Tanzania. Images by Julien Lanoo.

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Cezara Holiday Home / KUN Studio

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The Cezara Holiday Home, a project by KUN Studio, stands as an architectural homage to climate responsiveness amidst the urban landscape of. Completed in 2023 in Hyderabad, India. Images by Sanjay Borra.

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Norman Foster Foundation and Holcim unveil Essential Homes prototype designs for Latin America

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The Norman Foster Foundation has unveiled details of its new Essential Homes prototype design with Holcim that will deliver low-cost options for emergency shelter in Latin America using low-carbon concrete and cement products in demonstration of the principles of a circular economy.

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The Rise of 3D-Printed Prefabricated Homes

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Image © Paul Vu As construction materials costs increase , builders and developers are seeking alternatives to traditional home construction methods to address housing shortages. ADU / Mighty Buildings. In response, an expanding construction technology field is the 3D printing sector.

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How to Create a Smart Home: A Complete Guide for Beginners in Home Automation

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Image: © Maíra Acayaba Smart homes leverage technology to provide residents with increased convenience, savings, comfort, and security. They enable a new level of interaction between the home and its inhabitants through Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections. With automated environments, household routines are streamlined.

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In Japan, abandoned and vacant homes are on the rise

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of all Japanese homes are abandoned, while 13.88% of homes are vacant (a total of 9 million homes). Image credit: Sherpa More broadly, Japan passed a law in 2015 allowing local authorities to issue warnings about vacant homes at risk of collapse, including powers to de. New government figures show that 5.9%

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Designing a Nature-Embracing Modern Home in Palo Alto, USA

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Courtesy of Feldman Architecture and Western Window Systems When it came to designing a nature-embracing modern home in Palo Alto, California, USA, architect Tai Ikegami took his responsibility to protect and venerate the magnificent trees on the lot seriously.

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