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I Am Not Afraid Of Color Said The Beach House

I Am Not Afraid Of Color Said The Beach House

Getting to have a stay in a beach house is probably an ideal way to spend some hours. The following are a few relaxing and refreshing looks into waterfront living. From Fábio Galeazzo of G’zzo Galeazzo Design, this bright and unexpected residence is located shore side in Brazil. This reconstructed beach house received an update, both on the exterior and interior. First, it got a lift from inserting bamboo beams to provide necessary structural support that was lacking in the original. The roof was modernized with thermal tiles which adds to the energy efficiency of the already economy minded build…. read more

How to Stay Car-free This Winter


Going car-less isn’t usually too big a hassle during warmer months. Especially if you live in a larger city with access to public transport. It can be daunting, however, to trudge through the streets on foot once temperatures drop. If you live in a region that receives extreme bouts of cold in the winter, and have mass transportation available to you, by all means use it. If this isn’t the case, and you must – either by preference or necessity – rely on cycling and walking this winter, then the following may be of use. More so if you are… read more