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A picture is worth: The Brooklyn Death-O-Meter

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 21, 2014 01:32 AM
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There's nothing new under the [...]

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The perils of prefab, as Atlantic Yards modular tower is stopped and lawsuits start flying

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 21, 2014 01:32 AM
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Had they "cracked the code" of high rise prefab? Apparently [...]

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Interiors by Humbert & Poyet

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Oct 20, 2014 01:17 AM
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Humbert & Poyet have a diverse portfolio working on restaurant, business and private residences. I was more interested in the private interiors as they had more of a modern aesthetic. All of their interiors have a clean approach with an exactness in [...]

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Cracked resin and wood by Andrianna Shamaris

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Oct 19, 2014 02:05 AM
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I am quite fascinated by these cracked resin and wood side tables by Andrianna Shamaris. I know they have a feel of glam but there is something natural and unnatural about them. The wood and cracked resin, which looks like crystal, feels like natural [...]

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Things are looking up for elevators

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 18, 2014 01:56 AM
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Changes in elevator technology can mean new life for old buildings, with big energy savings. This pushes all our [...]

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What happened to my hot water?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 18, 2014 01:56 AM
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As part of the renovation of our house we got a new hot water system. It's not so [...]

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Green roofs are changing architecture: The Science Hills of Komatsu

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 18, 2014 01:56 AM
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Strange things happen when roofs touch the [...]

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Add Value To Your Home: Tidy Up The Garden

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Oct 18, 2014 01:56 AM
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It’s no secret that a great garden adds significant value to your home. Having the space for children to play is a huge selling point. Or offering a patio or decking to sit out on a warm summer’s night. A place for the dog to run or a little outdoor [...]

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A look at the first of Philippe Starck's "ecologically conscious" prefabs

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 17, 2014 01:43 AM
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The P.A.T.H (prefabricated accessible technological homes) are called green and sustainable. Are [...]

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Should hi-viz clothing be mandatory when walking on public streets? Some people think so.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Oct 17, 2014 01:43 AM
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It's important that our kids can be seen. But really, we should be dealing with the people who are doing the killing, not the [...]

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