, He intends the property, which has a black painted timber exterior and sloping gabled roof, to become a prototype for low cost housing can be divided into rooms with a grid of removable partitions, and has large windows that can be transformed into walls with plywood panels if more privacy is required.
, A landing at the top of the stairs is dedicated as a small study space, with shelving lining one wall Waiatarua House by Monk Mckenzie The plywood screen fitted to the external wall outside this window limits views of the neighbouring property through a grid of angled surfaces Waiatarua House by Monk
, When used on interior wall surfaces, rather than heat being radiated through the walls, the graphene within the paint captures the heat, The Graphene Company director The product is available in exterior and interior versions, and has already been used to coat the walls of hospitals, hotels and schools.
, The structure, itself located in Cape Town, South Africa, is composed of four cylindrical wooden towers elevated on stilts, so created to provide the residents Red cedar battens cover the outside of the glass walls, which helps in creating a perfect balance between the resident s enjoyment of the views the
, Located near the Swartberg mountains on the edge of the Great Karoo desert in South Africa, this four bedroom home has been designed by typical of Karoo architecture, including brick on edge floors, roughcast lime washed plaster walls and the outdoor dry stone wall which encloses the pool Aligning
, The plywood is left untreated throughout and the space is largely unfurnished, intended to give the appearance of a property that hasn t been finished Ephemeral House by NAAD The surface of the wood constituting the floor, walls and ceiling is coarse and the studs are exposed in the back side of the
, Another pieces of plywood were also cut and combined with an old window frame to form a translucent screen that separates the stair landing from the two bathrooms and a utility room Light continues to flow into the stairwell via this screen wall and new external windows, said Tsuruta.
, A method of producing a virtually fireproof plywood from perennial grasses such as Arundo donax Ligneous, various bamboo strains, or a blend thereof, Unlike in the Asian countries, little if any commercial development of Arundo donax or bamboo is being considered in Latin America and Africa, even
Mar , The architects stabilised and repaired the walls and roof of the old stone and brick barn, before inserting two new timber structures inside Architecture Archive The new building shell is constructed of a single layer of solid wood without insulation, external cladding or internal lining The Cross Laminated
, American firm Interface Studio Architects has built an all white townhouse in a gentrifying part of Philadelphia, with a plywood core running up its middle Outside In House by ISA Located in Kensington, just north of the city s Fishtown art district, the Outside In House is one of a growing number of
, Australian architect Philip Stejskal has equipped this white timber extension with shutters and sliding panels that camouflage with the walls when closed The shutters are made up of two layers an external skin that blends with the cladding when closed, and a internal layer of plywood that tones with the
, This tunnel made up of wooden profiles was designed by NAS Architecture to arch over the fortifications around a historic commune in the south of France The pavilion is made up of plywood sheets that each feature a uniquely shaped cutout When assembled in a linear formation, the negative
, Sunlight and sunsets are prioritised through the architecture of this holiday home in Pringle Bay, South Africa, designed by Cape Town based firm Saota An internal courtyard provides a sheltered outdoor space, while surrounding the property milkwood, coral trees and waterberries were planted to blend
, Our answer, the humble plywood panel, she added Ply panels are fixed and held off bedroom walls, appearing to float and create a greater sense of space as you move through the narrow plan The bedrooms are located against the east and west facing external walls A living space described as the
, A smaller window is placed on the rear wall to bring in natural light and aid ventilation The exterior is clad in wood charred black using the Japanese technique called shou sugi ban, which prolongs the life of the timber, and makes it more resistant to fire, insects and decay Muji Huts The house is built on a
, Foundations made from ground granulated blast furnace slag support a framework comprising salvaged plywood beams, columns and timber joists rescued from a nearby demolished house Brighton Waste House by BBM Architects Waste blockwork walls surround panels filled with materials including
, You seem like a nice person with a basic knowledge of stucco but your darby job is terrible, it appears you can barely use that trowel and that wall is ugly as hell You should be ashamed to do that to a paying home owner It s people like this who claim so much knowledge who give real plasterers a bad
, The designers used wood to create a structural frame, as it is a common building material in Thailand They applied the same material to the walls, floors and furniture to give the interior a homogenous aesthetic Eat Rice and Noodle Onion The monochrome palette is about unifying various materials
, Some builders replicate this technique by siding the home with stained plywood and covering the seams with xs volunteering her time and the skills she s learned building her own small house to build a shelter for orphans and other vulnerable children living near Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
, Staircase sei House Suyama Peterson Deguchi Lined in weathered plywood panels, the living room is flooded with light entering from floor to ceiling windows on the western facade An opening leads to an exterior terrace from which residents can catch glimpses of the water The home s upper level
, Reclaimed slate tiles applied like shingles to the exterior of this cabin in Wales contrast with an interior made entirely from light birch plywood Slate tiles salvaged from nearby farms are applied like oversized shingles across the building s walls, with the weathered and mottled surfaces enhancing the