Looking inside, we were amazed at the artful way architecture and furniture come together, with elements like the built in stair shelves, integrated wood table designs and a bed headboard, and the two decks Follow grainy wood floor into the office area, where the vibrant green feature wall pops against the natural timber.
, Buro Ole Scheeren unveils plans for DUO, a pair of mixed use eco towers that are topped with green roofs and work to improve social connectivity within the historic district Buro Ole Scheeren just unveiled plans for a new mixed use double high rise project in Singapore s historic Kampong Glam district.
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, The Bamboo Curtain House is owned and designed by Sim Boon Yang of the award winning Architects based in Singapore bamboo, the off form concrete walls and ceilings, black granite and smoked oak floors a deliberate juxtaposition of roughhewn masculinity with warm and refined finishes.
, Its spatial qualities were enhanced by the choice of materials walls of plastered brick, roofs of half round Portuguese tiles, columns of satin wood, windows of timber lattice, floors of rough granite The house recalled ancient Kandyan manor houses, but the open plan and continuous flow of space suggested
, Most of the salvaged original wood framing became the new flooring, while local artisans repurposed the rest into kitchen cabinetry, a dining room table, stair treads and more Even Leroux s and McSween s The homeowners used Eco Selection oil on all the exposed wood A small porch off the kitchen
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, When it comes time for new flooring, both bamboo and cork flooring are good eco friendly options Fran Donegan is a longtime DIY author who also writes for The Home Depot He covers a variety of topics, including the best eco friendly hardwood flooring options and how to build a home with sustainable
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, of March some companies had made commitments to root out the deforestation in their supply chains linked to four globally traded agricultural commodities that are responsible for the majority of tropical forest destruction cattle, palm oil, soy, and wood products (including timber and pulp).
, Andaz Singapore Location Singapore Number of Rooms Three Interesting Facts The Andaz opens as part of the new DUO development, featuring twin concave towers inspired by the movements of a Stylish rooms have herringbone wood floors, frescoed ceilings and pops of teal, lilac and gold.
, Paired with punchy, minimalist branding and a host of chic Scandinavian stockists, this self proclaimed two man band is headed for global eco domination, one wick at a time Writer Elly Parsons There s a focus on elegant dark wood and parquet flooring to emit an old world feel Beyond the books
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, Periodic coppice would be used to imitate the rejuvenating effects of fire (removing older and diseased wood and setting back pest populations) The removed wood chips Orchard floors have been mowed, laboriously grafted trees have been pruned, and crops sprayed with fungicides and insecticides.
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