259 Urban Environment Ideabooks

Design Eye on the Oscars: The Kids Are All Right
"into an urban landscape. I now know how to design retaining walls that are not only... to your environment. Think your landscape needs to look like a desertscape in order..."
Regional Modern: Boston
"distinctive urban core and adjacent suburbs. Nevertheless, these houses illustrate something... In an environment of natural beauty and extreme cold, houses must balance the desire..."
3 Ways Native Plants Make Gardening So Much Better
"and the environment as I got dirty in the Nebraska dirt.... small urban lots (see some of my pictures). @cara_angelica : what's wrong with the... small urban parks many of which back up to neighborhoods and we burn right up to... in our environments. It's amazing the good or bad that we can do to our surroundings... and the environments we walk in and, in turn, bring into the house. Using native plants..."
Meet Shigeru Ban, Winner of the 2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize
"built environment through the art of architecture. The 2014 winner is Japanese architect... landscape and urbanism projects in countries throughout the world. Plus, it's a prize which... e and urbanism.( And like the Pritzker seems to also give awards to international..."
12 Fantasy Dining Rooms
"dining environments for a four-day showcase during the Portland Fall Home & Garden... Design Urban Chic: Combining ultra chic dining with the fabulous urban setting Portland... sophisticated urban loft. He and guests will enjoy a cornucopia of natural flowers, twigs... Team: Urban I.D., Interior Design Studio (Laura Evans, Jodi Blater, Lori Brock, Kimerlee... dining environment.Team: Jason Ball, Jason Ball InteriorsMichael Reper, Nest PortlandHBB..."
Get Cleaner Indoor Air Without Opening a Window
"stale environment. But today there are several factors to consider that didn’t exist... up our urban air? What happens to all the folks who walk for their health, or to get... icted environments (don't even get me started on bleach wipes!). Heck, i use a laundry... of the environment in my home for a very long time, especially when I came down with... healthy environment. When we built our house three years ago we had in-floor radiant..."
The Perfect Houseplant for People Who Kill Houseplants
"on the environment in which it's placed.... damp environment. That's what causes root rot. If you don't water enough (maybe... developed for urban farmers who want to grow vegetables in pots that can be easily folded... cautionsNative environment: It has a broad native distribution, extending from Northern Australia..."
The Poop Scoop: Enrich Your Soil With Good Old Manure
"creating an environment where beneficial soil microorganisms flourish appeal to you? If... are an urban dweller, like me! I've used rabbit manure directly on garden beds and..."
A World Tour of Compact Kitchens
"intimate environment for serving and cooking with friends and family. It helps me to... Tour. An urban studio apartment remodel including 24" oven, cooktop, hood fan, counter..."
My Houzz: Simply Escapist in Santa Cruz
"creative environment that she can share with like-minded travelers. “I found myself... my very urban neighborhood, to find material. Usually, the cast-offs are just laying..."
City View: Phoenix Style Blooms in the Desert
"unfriendly environment that should be shielded out," says architect Mark Tate of Tate... desert environment offers so many opportunities for a home to engage the surroundings... commercial urban architecture sprouting up has also influenced residential tastes. "Our... a more urban, contemporary lifestyle." Mediterranean styles have a strong presence..."
On Show: The Ingenuity of Ancient Architecture
"hostile environment. For example, the Moroccan dar home has a central courtyard that... w the environment forces architects to create architectural solutions to withstand... adapt our environment to our desires it was called "necessity" and is certainly a beautiful... vertical urban planning, only it's not built from steel but sun-dried mud brick. Floods..."
Design Workshop: Just a Sliver (of Window), Please
"built environment, windows are integral to setting the mood of a space. Sliver... especially in urban environments, where views often require filtering. It’s hard to discern..."
In Rarefied Air: Meet 3 Cutting-Edge Home Sensors
"indoor environment — all from your smart phone.... Netatmo Urban Weather Station is based on an interesting idea: that people want to..."
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