Sears Tower

  Today we travel to Chicago, IL. Yes you guessed it the Sears Tower, umm I mean the Willis via Magnificent Metal Mondays — METALCON Blog The Willis Tower, built as and still commonly referred to as the Sears Tower, is a 108-story, 1,450-foot (442.1 m) skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois, United States. At completion in 1973, it…

Why You Should Use Concrete slabs

Concrete slabs are the most popular options for building foundations and this is because of the various advantages that it holds. This post will discuss why concrete slabs Melbourne have been so popular over the period of time. Cost Effective When the slab is laid in the ground, this style of building foundation reduces the […]…

Beach House – Canada

Fully exposed to spectacular sunsets and impressive thunderstorms, the Beach House embraces the prairie skies and changing waterscapes. This 2,000-square foot residence was designed to echo the stone and wood cottage vernacular of this beachside community. Harmonizing with the surrounding landscape, cedar and fir were used both inside and out, and emit the natural aesthetic…

Light-House – Taiwan

    Light-House is located in Hsinchu County, Taiwan. This multi-storied residential building block is designed in consideration of common Taiwanese terrace style houses. This project seeks to rethink the fundamentals of this particular housing model and intends to reinvigorate its underlining idea as “Lian-dong” (describing a continuous housing block) and “Tou-tian” (terrace houses describing…

The Qiyun Mountain Tree House – China

The Qiyun Mountain Tree House is located in the region of Xiuning County which is 33 kilometres south of Huangshan City, Anhui Province. As a part of the Qiyun Mountain Scenic Area, the tree house is surrounded by a sea of red cedars.     The 11-metre-tall tree house is of the same height as…