, See the Details That Keep Spanish Revival Such a Sought After Design Wooden doors and gates often feature iron details These lanterns are typical Spanish Revival Mediterranean Staircase by you to linger outside late into the night Find a local pro to build a new patio or deck for your home.
, All living spaces and the master bedroom open to the deck which flows to the garden via floating precast concrete steps and the pool terrace A deep loggia forms a protected outdoor living space, with cut outs creating a dynamic light play across the timber deck The second Blairgowrie House is currently
, Even though prefab homes are not as popular in Spain (or even in Europe) as they are in the United States, Casa Cedeira sets a great example for others to follow The end result is a high quality, fixed price, waste and energy efficient shelter that was easily transported to its final destination MYCC.
, Crossed House by Clavel Arquitectos in Murcia, Spain This conceptual setup is materialised by a geometrical operation, the rotation of two elements, as if it were two construction toy blocks that are stacked and handled easily, explained the design team These cantilevers, together with the rotation
, This Corten steel footbridge arches across a bypass in Spain to connect the small town of Sant Pere Sacarrera with a network of woodland pathways the deck the use of LED lamps with long life span and energy efficiency for the street lighting over the footbridge and polymeric timber with almost no
, News Spanish architects Alarcon Asociados have developed a new construction product that allows a six storey building to fit into a five storey volume The new concrete waffle slab HOLEDECK is a patented system of voided slabs for buildings with big spans between supports and a high level of
, The Azkoitia station extension is an irregularly shaped box clad in wooden railway sleepers.
, Completed in in Ayerbe, Spain Images by Xavier The surrounding buildings use one or another earth construction technique (adobe, rammed earth and mixed stone building techniques) The house Upper floors are built in cm thick earthen walls and timber decks support the housing spaces.
, Completed in in Barcelona, Spain Images by Xavier Font This footbridge over the new bypass Main Contractor Excavaciones y Construcciones Benjumea, S.A The latter, in turn, give support to the variable wide polymeric timber decking through longitudinal joists The main span of this element
, A new mass timber dorm at the University of Arkansas is the first of its kind, and could be signaling a change in the way we construct buildings It s causing waves in the design and construction worlds, and some architects think there could be a timber revolution of the same sort that happened with steel
, House in Valencia by DG Arquitecto Valencia A frosted glass door set in a wooden screen provides privacy to the lounge and dining space, which adjoins a laundry and galley kitchen Both the kitchen and living room are flanked with tall glazed doors that open onto the pool deck and an outdoor barbecue
, With timber ribs protruding underneath its metal skin, the Club Náutico Lo Pagán resembles an unfinished ship, anchored on the shore and waiting for the right time to set sail Taking on the task of renovating the old nautical club in San Pedro del Pinatar, Spain, architects at XPIRAL have focused on
, Get the pros and cons of wood, plastic, composite and more decking materials, plus a basic price comparison Bonny Weil General Contractor Composite or plastic decking can be twice as expensive as wooden decking because the materials cost more and the structure tends to be more extensive.
, Related story Stone covered blocks make up staggered Spanish residence by OOIIO Architecture The external areas are finished in a patchwork of lawn, gravel and timber decking that corresponds with the varied finishes of the blocks Each is Construction project manager Carlos Garcia Contractor
, Choosing how much of a gap to put between your decking boards isn t a simple answer We use Ipe as an example to show its Not much spacing was done initially, the contractor used nails instead of deck screws and the boards just seem to thin (tradional deck boards) We live in the Cape fear sourhern
, When you select a construction material, remember California redwood is a natural choice for your outdoor project Find out why, in this Networx interview with What we manage is second growth forests of younger trees and we actually grow more timber annually than we harvest In addition to the timber
, a New York based company, interviewed some of the less than , people who live in Kangbashi Locals say that they have all invested their own money in housing and that they can t get their money back This winter even the cranes have stopped construction and the migrant workers are fleeing.