L.E.I.3 (LOW ENVIROMENTAL IMPACT - CUBE), a landmark building in the new era of energy conservation.
The project involves the conversion of a 18th century vicarage at Rossem (Wolvertem - Belgium), in a protected village view, into a contemporary house.
Images: Steven Meert
Copper plays an enlightening role in the re-design of this apartment in Budapest. Batlab architects developed the scheme, including some copper lighting that utilises copper pipework.
The 2016 100% Design Show held in London in September proved yet again that interior designers are still making the most of the properties and colours available through copper, brass and bronze.
Furniture, lighting, decoration, switches and door handles - all feature in our short video.
The electric power distributor brings a large power cable right into your home. There it is connected to the electricity meter. However, there is only a single connection between the meter and the home’s main distribution board.
Just how do you remove unpleasant odours from the bathroom? Modern new homes have a ventilation system that keeps the air fresh everywhere within the dwelling. Older homes do not have this sort of system.
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Home ventilation is a very important aspect of creating a pleasant and healthy living environment for the occupants. The outer shells of new homes are generally made increasingly airtight. Without ventilation, the air inside the home would quickly become stale due to excessive humidity, odors, CO2 and other impurities.