AutoCad 2011 | Mac Beta 1 Version

Believe it or not, this seems like a dream come true for Mac users, and most of you guys using a Mac will be glad to see this software running on your system. The following video is provided by ItaliaMac , and reveals some details about the User Interface and mouse (touchpad) gestures. Enjoy, and if you have something to say about this, we'll be glad to listen to you. … Continue Reading

Top 10 Tips When Redecorating Your Bathroom

You will consider it one of your best achievements, the redecorating project for your bathroom. But, how are you going to make this possible and get all your ideas materialize? If you are still undecided, confused, clueless, and unprepared for your bathroom redecorating project, then find time to understand the following ideas and tips to ponder about bathroom decorating and how a bathroom radiator creates the impact you just needed the most. The Top 10 Bathroom Ideas That You Can Consider Magical Spells 1. To get spectacular experience when using your bathroom or you simply want to fulfill your vanities, select the right towel warmer. … Continue Reading

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Humberto Hermeto | JE House

At the top level, the residence, the tectonic volume. And the second action: to get the most of the existing views, the residence is  distributed under a continuous roof (81 meters), constituted by a reinforced concrete portico. This portico sets the residence´s built volume. And the residence is distributed under the roof, according the needs of each space: access , recreation area, kitchen, living room, bedrooms. The existing views guide the various openings: from every room one sees the mountains. The main entrance is marked by a void at the beginning of the portico. From there, different occupations under … Continue Reading

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Bembé Dellinger Architects | House D

This is a contemporary house, created by the Architecture bureau called Bembé Dellinger Architects, and is a perfect example of a open-space, modern architecture and living space. Description made by architects: A house, south of Munich, in a traditionally grown, 100-year-old garden suburb. The plot was large and it was possible to spread out. A totally transparent ground floor with a clearly protruding upper level. The view is focussed on the garden, not the neighbours. The upper storey is a simple white tube with a saddle roof built without disturbing flashings and a flush roof covering made of white fibrous … Continue Reading

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Black Metal Wall Decor: Bold and Dramatic

Guest post by Alyssa Davis of Metal-Wall-Art.com who specializes in creating stylish interiors. It's hard to beat the look of black for sheer dramatic emphasis when decorating your home. There are many different ways that you can use this versatile color, but one of the most eye-catching methods is to incorporate it into your room's wall art displays. Of course, there are many styles of wall art from which to choose, but black metal wall art can be especially fun to work with. Depending on the style of art you choose, you can create a dramatic, sophisticated and modern look, or a bold rustic look that will blend well with casual or … Continue Reading

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FREE 3D Models From Manufacturers – Part I

Sometimes it’s just like searching for a needle in a haystack: if you’ve ever googled for free and quality 3D models for your next interior scene, you know exactly what we talk about. Of course there are a lot of artists that like to create their own 3D objects, and have full control, but sometimes there is no physical time for that, and you just want a certain model of chair, or table or what not, and you search high and low for it. In this context, we found appropriate to present you a round-up of websites that provide 3D Models supplied directly by the manufacturers, so you will have the scaled objects, and some times even textured the … Continue Reading

Bio-Fuel Growing Eco Pods Rejuvenate Stalled Boston Project

Halted in November 2008, mid-construction, the Filene development in downtown Boston is currently barely even a shell of a building. The bones of the building are up, but sub street level a giant hole leaves a gouge in the city’s plan. Undaunted, Höweler + Yoon Architecture and Squared Design teamed up to design a vertical tower of prefabricated “eco pods” filled with bio-fuel producing algae for the space. The new tower would act as a center to test new algae species and different growing methods. Stalled projects are a blight on any city’s landscape, but several Boston architects are looking to turn those mid-construction eyesores … Continue Reading