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Kaihua County 1101 Project and Urban Archives

Kaihua County 1101 Project and Urban Archives

The project was commissioned by Kaihua County Urban Construction and Development Co., Ltd. to design a comprehensive office building with three functional requirements: the Urban Archives and the Civil Defense Command Center and the Housing and Construction Bureau at the entrance of the scenic spot. The project has a superior geographical position. The south side is a multi-storey terrace house. The north side is a low-lying mountain with abundant vegetation. The valley on the east side is quiet and far-reaching. The west side is just a few steps away from the bank of Qinjiang River. The mountain can be seen from afar. Like description of Tao Yuanming’s “Peach Blossom Spring”, a large-scale multi-functional building with open access functions and private concealed works is constructed between the general green mountains and green waters that fully respected the original buildings which is the challenge of this project.
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Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites Aguascalientes / by ARCO

Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites Aguascalientes

The hotel is located at the streamlined complex Meridiam Park —just 15 minutes from the Aguascalientes international airport— currently under development in the southern part of the city; aiming to be the best equipped for the business travelers visiting this important city in Mexico.
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How to Move Heavy Furniture by Yourself

It would be nice if everyone had a couple of strong friends who could be called upon whenever some moving needed to be done, but that is not always possible.

No matter the reason, you are stuck with furniture you have to move on your own. The following tips will help you do this right.
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Things You Should Know About Owning A Swimming Pool

buying a swimming pool

Thinking about buying a swimming pool? There may be aspects of pool ownership that you haven’t yet considered. In the following article, we will explore what you can expect when becoming a pool owner, as well as whether or not these factors should influence your decision to become one.
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What to Consider When Designing Your Dream Home

Dream Home

Most of us dream of the day when our hard work and savings pay off; the day the agent hands us the keys to our brand new forever home. When you first took the walkthrough, your mind swam with ideas of how the design of the home will fit with new furnishings. Now that you are the proud owner, it’s time to fill in the blanks.
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New Tiunda School, Sweden / by C.F. Møller Architects

The vision is to create the learning environment of the future by designing a modern elementary school and preschool that are attractive, secure and accessible for everyone.
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The Practical Art of Land-Based Casinos

© Javier Callejas

Human nature is split into two halves. Just like two brain hemispheres, humans have the tendency to latch onto practicalities, all the while nurturing the propensity for art.

When it comes to casinos, the line that defines art and practicality is blurred. The entire point of such venues lies in the urge to enable entertainment, and you would think that for that you only need a building. However, architecture as one of the branches of art is essentially the mélange of art and science, so it has grown out of the conventions of formal art.
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From Point A to B: Designing an Effective Wayfinding System

During your daily travels to and from your home (headed off to school or the office), you have probably memorized all the best routes. Traveling along those routes, what you may not have noticed at all are the signages strategically positioned in various vital areas.
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