Green Houses - A Uniquely-shaped Cob House

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Green Houses - A Uniquely-shaped Cob House
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Cob houses were not long ago associated with the poorest of the poor and are now trending among the young and well-informed public. Besides the financial aspect, which cannot be neglected during the construction phase and maintenance, cob houses are appreciated first and foremost because they are ecological.

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The Perfect Holiday Cottage for Mountain Lovers

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The Perfect Holiday Cottage for Mountain Lovers
Image Birou casa de vacanta montana
Image Patul rabatabil transforma livingul unei mici case de vacanta intr-un dormitor confortabil
Image Intrare casa de vacanta rustica
Image Casa din piatra integrata perfect in decorul montan
Image Living casa de vacanta rustica
Image Coltul de gatit al unei mici case de vacanta rustice

For those of you who wish to spend a few days of relaxation in the mountains, we thought of showing you a holiday home that amalgamates perfectly with the mountainous view surrounding it.

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A House "Rounded Into Shape" by the Wind

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Image Casa din lemn si sticla cu un spectaculos acoperis curbat
Image Lemn, sticla si linii curbate in living
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The vegetation on the barrier islands along Sarasota Bay, Florida, was influenced by the winds coming from west. Thus the wind shaped oak trees have been an inspiration for this guesthouse designed by Sweet Sparkman Architects.

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The House that Travelled the World's Seas

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The House that Travelled the World's Seas
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Image Terasa unei case realizate din containere de transport maritim
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Image Livingul unei case realizate din containere de transport maritim
Image Bucataria unei case realizate din containere de transport maritim
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Whenever we imagine a house lost in the woods we most likely think of a wooden construction, maybe with a stone foundation, fitted out as rustic as possible, or even with some modern accents.

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The Vertical Garden - The Art of Organic Architecture

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The Vertical Garden - The Art of Organic Architecture
Image Patrick Blanc Vertical Garden, Sainte-Geneviève des Bois, Paris
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Image Gradina verticala pe o fatada de caramida
Image Un perete vegetal poate aduce natura permanent in casa ta
Image Gradina verticala, solutia pentru gradinile de mici dimensiuni
Image Teren in panta transformat intr-o gradina minunata

There's a problem with the urban sprawl dominated by concrete, steel and glass sky-scrapers, with the lack of space, especially that of green areas. An interesting solution which reminds us of the Hanging Gardens of Semiramis would be the vertical gardens or "veggie walls".

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