Architectural Engineering

Designed to fit the plot, this home in Feroke is a smart structure | Lifestyle Decor

Shyjel who runs a business in his hometown of Feroke, tells Kozhikode how he overcame the spatial limitations of a 6-cent plot to build his dream home. Two years ago he bought a plot of land in Viroc. He says the plot was too expensive and it made a hole in his pocket. Therefore, he …

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The 37 most beautiful train stations in the world

The beautiful train stations are arguably the city’s most valuable architectural monument. With non-stop flights seemingly everywhere, people tend to prefer the sky over the railways. Having said that, there is something nostalgic—and even charming—about riding a train that simply cannot be imitated in any other form of transportation—especially airplanes, which get more modern by …

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The elegant Thrissur house blends traditional and modern features | Lifestyle Decor

This beautiful house called “Aham” in Chittatukara in Thrissur, Kerala perfectly embodies the awe-inspiring spirit of the countryside while offering some modern luxuries as well. Mahesh and Asweni’s dream was to build a house that would do justice to the famous traditional architecture of Kerala. The pitched roof in multiple layers is paved with clay …

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This thin and elegant one-story Malappuram house is a dream | Lifestyle Decor

Salem had to demolish his thirty-year-old home in Malappuram as the authorities took over part of the plot for the development of the highway. The family then decided to build a completely new house on the same plot of land by leaving too much space in the front. They decided to have a one-story house …

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The only Ottoman structure built in the Bosphorus will be revived

The Royal Palace, the only Ottoman building built on the sea according to travel books, archive documents and foundation ruins, was redesigned by Turkish architects. A picture from a drawing of the Royal Palace in the “Turkish Gardens” by engineer Sidad Hakki El-Din. (AA) The palace is the second building to be built on the …

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Shutterfly Expands Beyond Image Personalization to the New ‘SIY’: The Era of Design for You | News

Redwood City, California – (BUSINESS WIRE) – August 10, 2022 – Today, Shutterfly, the leading personal e-commerce product and brand of custom design, celebrates the one-year anniversary of its acquisition of Spoonflower – a global marketplace of independent artists – with the launch of 4,000 artist-led designs on Shutterfly products now available on the Shutterfly …

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Celebrating the centenary of the world’s first (arguably) modern house, in West Hollywood

A century ago, a strange edifice arose at the foot of the Hollywood Hills, on Kings Road. It was a one-story building with gray concrete walls and redwood ceilings, fragmented by ornament. Before landscaping, it had a strict appearance resembling a low fortress. You can look at it in Buster Keaton’s 1924 comedy Sherlock Jr.: …

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