Camp Twin Lakes is a site situated at Rutledge, Georgia designed by Lord, Aeck & Sargent. This site is used by more than 40 camping programs to treat the children having physical disabilities, illness or other such challenges. The camp also facilitates nature trails where one can travel around the camp on a wheelchair. The firm held a competition in lieu of designing the treehouse quickly.
The competition was juried by the board members and the best design was selected from a group of campers who had designed an ideal treehouse including areas for playing and interacting, slides, swings, greenroof, trapdoors and accessibility of wheelchair.
The treehouse is located at the ends of the trail and allows children on wheelchair to enter through a curved boardwalk. After entering, they can get a view of the camp lake from 15 feet above the ground. The treehouse stands on wooden telephone poles stabilized by a system of concrete beams. The design includes a center spaces for environmental arts along with four side spaces to be used for camp’s drumming program, storytelling and other activities to be conducted for smaller groups, storage rooms and utility rooms. The whole design is known as the bird’s nest because of its overlook.
The main intention behind this design was to take the children outdoors. The treehouse also has ceiling fans and a mister system to cope up with the summer heat.
This great sculpture emerges as a balance of three principles in it construction, firmness and beauty. It is very well known for its geometry, sophisticated materiality and elegant composition. The marble shell is a symbol of refuge and identity protection. The architecture is so constructed that sunlight can enter all the rooms.
The purity of shapes gives the sense of concrete walls standing on a plot without inter-connecting pillars. The environment around the architecture is framed with a garden full of planters and flowerbeds. The entrance is marked by a steel beam door and windows are conceptualized as openings.
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More and more new and modern architectures are going for an environment friendly design. Most of the designs will be based upon the fineness of the architecture. It is just the house built by the Architects Magnus firm based in San Diego. It is a house built on focusing what is present on the surrounding of the house, and giving it a revolutionized design.
The architectural project is known as the Raised House Plan. The house is in fact built on the hill over a vast and nice valley with Pacific across its distant. Therefore, during the months of summer, the house will be able to catch the nice and cool breeze right from the Pacific that is across its distant space, which is the major environmental friendly design of the house plan. Then with the house built with roof made of metal consistence with modern design as well as the glass made doors and windows that goes from the ceiling down to the floor, it will in fact cooled the home down to a relatively nice temperature during the summer day.
Anyways, implementing the modern design together with the elements from the natures of stones and wood, it created a nice concept of openness to the house.
The bamboo chair made by Jun Zi will undoubtedly look different from one made in Thailand, which will certainly not match one made in the United States. Made entirely of bamboo, with a simple geometric form, the chair is composed of rounded box-shaped frames made of bamboo slats. You should also know that the maximum load-bearing capacity for the chair is 200 kg.
The bamboo is a very strong material which makes it perfect for just about anything. It’s also very flexible which allows it to be bended and used to form all sorts of shapes and forms. This is what made possible for the designer of this chair to make it look so neat and to give it soft curved lines. You couldn’t do that with wood. You can do that with steel or other materials but the effect wouldn’t be the same.
This chair has a simple design, with no additional decorations and features that could make it exceptional. It’s the bamboo that does that. The lacquer finish brings out the beautiful natural color of the bamboo and also contributes to the chair’s resilience and durability. It’s amazing what you can do with just simple materials like these ones.
Now is time for boys bedrooms design ideas, after the pink girls bedrooms design ideas. Boys can be difficult when it comes to decorating. They are interested in the world around them and playing and having fun. Also when choosing the bedding for your teen boys bedroom is to go with the flow and use that which links in to the overall theme of the room. Another important aspect when you choosing boys bedroom furniture, should be very practical and interesting solutions to organize comfortable working place in a small bedroom.
Choose one color as the main attraction but use other shades as well
These designs are offered by ZG Group which manufactures many kinds of furniture as for kids as for adults. The best colors forboys bedroom design are blue, green, yellow, brown and red .All of them are bright and set active and creative mood. The furniture in these bedrooms is ergonomic and gives a lot of space for storage toys and clothes.
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Created by designer Matteo Thun, the unusual soaking tub is made entirely of larch wood which is thoroughly dried, then cut, shaped and assembled. The Japanese Ofuro soaking bath tub from Italian company Rapsel was inspired from traditional Japanese tubs. This Japanese tub would make a great addition to minimalist bathrooms and Zen-inspired designs.
You might think wood is the least appropriate material when it comes to bathrooms. It’s a bad idea to include it in the design because the moisture will probably destroy the pieces. But in this case it seems like the designers have that problem under control. They manage to find a way of including the wood in the bathroom design. And it’s not just any feature of the bathroom, it’s the actual bathtub, the item which is the most exposed to humidity and moisture. And still it’s possible to have a wood bathtub.
It’s a very beautiful piece and very Zen also. It probably gives you a very pleasant feeling when taking a bath in this very beautiful bathtub. It should be very relaxing and comfortable. The wood often has that effect on people. That’s why when you decide to take a short vacation and go to the beach or visit the mountain and you decide to spend your vacation in a sort of chalet or hut that is made of wood you end up sleeping half the time you’re staying there. It’s also because of the wood.
Almost all of us dream about having a nice house which is surrounded by greenery and mountain so that we can connect with nature also. There is one such Villa named Villa O, which is located at Cap Ferrat of southeastern France. The Villa O is encircled by lush Green Mountain and seashore at its end. The Villa O is hot tourist resort. Most part of this stunning holiday rental house is designed with glass and consists of number of terraces and tiers. The purpose behind this is to get panoramic view of surroundings. The glass wall of this elegant rental home was created to amuse, with a roomy semi-circular terrace which opens onto the home’s stylish yet relaxed living spaces.
Each main room has its own balcony and terraces. Apart from outdoor living rooms, this house also have outdoor gardens which spread over a area of 4200 sqms and a pathway which has queue of olive trees.The queue of trees also consists of Cyprus, eucalyptus, jasmine, rosemary and jacaranda.
There is big pool outside of this villa which is inspired by Balinese-style pool house. This 5 story Villa O has built in modern glass elevator and beautiful staircase. If you want to visit this villa then prepare yourself for visit now.
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