Author: wanda

CONTAINERS

CONTAINERS

Here are our observations on the technology; *Pros* It is a form of recycling: An empty 40′ shipping container weighs between 3000-4000kgs. Taking a mean/average of 3500 kgs and we allow for an embodied energy of 20 Mega Joules/ 5.55 […]

Low cost Two-bedroom House

Low cost Two-bedroom House

The toughest question we get is when we are expected to give a ‘guesstimate’ of the cost of a house. We can be at home on a loose Saturday afternoon washing down some choma with soup-of-engine when we get a […]

Interior Design

Often ignored by many developers in both commercial and residential projects, interior design is a vital part of the planning and execution process in construction. Good interior design helps to create a living space that is both functional and aesthetically […]

COLOR PSYCHOLOGY

COLOR PSYCHOLOGY

Color psychology is the study of hues as a determinant of human behavior. Color influences perceptions that are not obvious, such as the taste of food. Colors have qualities that can cause certain emotions in people. Colors can also enhance […]

COMMON DESIGN MISTAKES

COMMON DESIGN MISTAKES

Toilet roll holder position – Does someone have to stand up to grab the tissue to wipe their buns? Does the shower water splash/sprinkle on your tissue make it become papier marche? Wash hand basin at dining room – Text […]