The Solar Decathlon, a biennial competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, is set to take place at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, Calif, Oct. 3-13, 2013.
Architects and designers in search of new ways to create spaces that are both stylish and ecologically sound are increasingly turning to bamboo as their material of choice.
For more than 2,000 years, architects, artists and designers have used the "golden ratio" as the basis for their work.
When it comes to designing a home or office space, inspiration can come from anywhere.
Blending different styles can be one of the toughest challenges when designing or redesigning a residential or commercial space.
What better way to accentuate your outdoor spaces than to use a natural grass to build your deck or patio?
When people design or redesign their indoor spaces, most of the attention is often paid to floors, furniture and appliances. As for walls and cabinetry, they can often be second thoughts, or simply places to hang paintings and photographs.
One of the great satisfactions of installing new hardwood floors is being able to show them off to guests.
Whether you're looking to install flooring or paneling in a new building or redo existing surfaces,you're going to want to consider the environmental impact of the material you choose, along with price and visual appeal.
Designers and DIYers often appreciate nothing more than taking a vintage home and using their skills and experience to turn it into a mesh of classic and modern styles.