Interior design

How to design and build your own construction zone

A new book on the construction industry says you need to learn about the different types of building and the importance of choosing a site that maximises the use of natural resources.In Construction Zone, John Erskine, a professor of architectural design at the University of Warwick and a pioneer in the field of sustainable design, will teach you how to

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Design construction

How to fix lane construction in Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Police Department (PPD) will be moving forward with the construction of a new lane on I-95, the first phase of the Philadelphia International Bridge Improvement Project.The project will be completed in late 2019.The Philadelphia City Council passed a resolution in March that called for a permanent lane extension for all lanes on the bridge.The plan is expected to

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How to Build a World Famous New Castle

How to build a world famous new castle article How do you build a new castle?If you're building something for the world to watch, you've got a lot of choices, and many of them involve some combination of wood and concrete.That's why many builders are considering building castles from scratch.And while some of the best designs don't use stone or

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Interior design

What are you building next?

New York's skyline has been undergoing a complete renovation since the end of the 2015-16 season, but that hasn't stopped those who live there from taking to the streets.The new cityscape is littered with some of the best architectural renderings in the country, and some of them have already begun to appear in the press.Take, for example, this rendering by

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Design construction

New Zealand home sales, year-on-year rise

New Zealand house prices rose 5.6 per cent in the 12 months to the end of March, according to the latest figures released by the Bureau of Statistics.The country's annual rate of house price growth is 3.5 per cent.However, the data also shows that prices were up 1.1 per cent compared with the same period last year.The annual rate for

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Which new prime minister will you vote for?

Here are the top four candidates in the run-up to the Bihar elections.BJP's Ram Nath Kovind won the Lok Sabha elections in the northeast on March 26, becoming the first Indian prime minister to win a majority in the lower house in two decades.The Congress party, which was defeated in the last election in 2017, has been seeking a second

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