12/02/2021 13:00:59 In Magazine
Parquet can come in a range of patterns from simple formulaic designs of squares and circles to more free patterns using multiple curves and spirals to the more intense designs which may resemble people and objects.
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22/12/2020 12:36:45 In Magazine
Some of the most interesting and unusual company headquarters - Microsoft, Apple, Fuji, BMW, Bahnhof, Lloyds of London and the United Nations
17/12/2020 09:31:25 In Magazine
Selection of the world's top designs from today and recent years and some examples of their finest works. From Zaha Hadid to Kengo Kuma and with examples of small to enormous works.
14/11/2020 11:05:58 In Magazine
How to keep an office or home warm in winter by adding extra insulation, sealing cracks, cleaning drains, adding double glazed windows and using carpets and rugs.
16/10/2020 06:29:32 In Magazine
Common mistakes designers make in interior design and how to avoid them. Mistakes from rugs being too small, lighting being insufficient, a lack of greenery and everything white.
21/09/2020 12:41:59 In Magazine
How to choose a floor lamp. Lamps which stand out or blend in? Task or ambient lighting? Large or Small? Find out and see examples from By Rydens' range of floor lamps
22/08/2020 10:16:42 In Magazine
What is recessed lighting and what should you consider when installing it? Downlighting can be used for task, accent or ambient lighting and can project both warm and cool colors.
20/07/2020 08:35:59 In Projects
Shanghai's Bund Finance Centre, designed by Heatherwick Studio and Foster + Partners is more than a little unconventional. The golden curtains on the facade move throughout the day accompanied by music.
16/07/2020 11:46:32 In Magazine
Would a living green wall benefit your next project? What are the advantages of green walls and how easy are they to install and maintain? What plants can be used in a green wall?
02/10/2020 09:24:42 In Magazine
Read about Shanghai's finest Art Deco buildings: Laszlo Hudec's Park Hotel, Grand Theatre and Wukang Mansion, Broadway Mansions, Paramount, Peace Hotel, Changde Apartments, Picardie Hotel and Robert Fan's Majestic Theatre
30/06/2020 07:55:29 In Magazine
What should we consider when selecting an office chair? Appearance, adjustable height and arm rests, good wheels, lumbar support, swivel ability and fabrics are all important.
25/06/2020 09:09:03 In Magazine
Kasor is a tile manufacturer from southern China producing ceramic tiles for floors and walls. They specialise in large tile sizes with pieces suitable for commercial and residential environments
20/06/2020 06:10:35 In Magazine
Since 1958, By Rydens has had a reputation for fine lamps and lighting products. Quality Swedish lighting products
30/05/2020 12:56:41 In Projects
Described as the Hanging Gardens of Shanghai, this Heatherwick Studios creation includes 1000+ plants and trees, a shopping complex, galleries, museums and a riverside park
26/05/2020 14:47:27 In Projects
Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland, a hotel built inside a quarry. Two floors above ground, 16 floors below ground including two underwater. All rooms with a view of the quarry.
23/05/2020 10:34:24 In Magazine
What is a smart home and smart living? Smart sockets, smart TVs, smart lights, smart pet feeding, smart fridges, smart scales... How can smart systems protect your home and how can they monitor our health?
17/05/2020 15:00:05 In Magazine
How will offices change after coronavirus? Online meetings, no visitors, frequent cleaning, dividers between desks and no more shared office spaces. How will Covid-19 change our offices?
17/05/2020 08:00:24 In Magazine
Design trends in 2020. From two-tone rooms, arches in doorways and windows, indoor gardens, maximized looks, shades of pink everywhere and a 1970s style. What are the archictecture and interior design trends of 2020?