Make this the year you actualize a patio vision that exceeds expectations by tapping into concrete's vast potential - pair imaginative design and leading-edge finishes with pro tips to create an artistic, technology-enhanced backyard sanctuary customized to your lifestyle through innovations that transform concrete from basic to beautiful.
Choosing the right concrete type for your project is essential, as it can greatly impact the structure's longevity, performance, and cost. Whether you opt for the versatility of OPC concrete, the strength of high-strength concrete, or the innovation of self-consolidating concrete, understanding your options is the first step toward a successful con...
Located in La Punta Zicatela, at the southernmost point of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Casa TO is a boutique hotel that crystalizes a genuine experience of contemplative hospitality with a vision of environmental consciousness and social responsibility. The project, by the renowned architect Ludwig Godefroy, was developed under the watchword of simpl...
La Punta Zicatela, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico
The practicality of any home isn’t just about the house itself but the outside space too. And a driveway is one of the biggest components that makes it functional and well-suited to modern living. Concrete has long been the material of choice for homeowners and builders thanks to its strength and hardness.
Zachary Keimig (cover image), Max Vakhtbovych
Located in La Punta Zicatela, at the southernmost point of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Casa TO is a boutique hotel that crystalizes a genuine experience of contemplative hospitality with a vision of environmental consciousness and social responsibility.
A journey of brutalism in congruence with Indianness. The idea was to design in such a way that CONCRETE has an impact. This project involved creating a simple, functional home for a small entrepreneurial family with an appreciable creative streak. The client runs a thriving business, but is also an enthusiastic poet, while his son is an avid wildl...
BETON BRUT (French term means Raw Concrete)
tHE gRID Architects
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Photographix | Sebastian, Video credits: Vinay Panjwani
One of the most preferred decorative concrete types is exposed aggregate concrete. Some homeowners don't understand the qualities that made the exposed aggregate concrete so famous. In this article, you are going to learn more about it.
Cabo de vila is a house for a young couple that wanted a house that doesn't look like a regular house. When we first meet the place for the house, the approach to the location give us the central mote for the project. We wanted a shape that can fill the void left by the valley and at the same time we wanted this new shape to embrace and reflects th...
Cabo de Vila House
Fernando Guerra | FG+SG, Building Pictures (video)