People are searching for bargains. I used to be an antique dealer and I too tried using garage sales as a place to make money on valuable items. All it took was 2 sales where I was left with almost as many items as I was trying to sell and it became clear–if I really wanted to get rid of items I would have to
One would assume that a parking garage created by the designers of the ‘Bird’s Nest’ stadium for Beijing 2008 Olympics would be something special and it truly is. The 1111 Lincoln Road parking garage by Herzog & de Meuron is as much an example of stylish modern design as it is a spacious parking lot.
Do you ever find that the more steps involved in completing a task the easier it is to avoid doing it?! This week we tackled the biggies.
The open living area with kitchen and dining extends into the modest private courtyard which ends up becoming the gathering spot for friends and family.
Designed by HOK Architects the parking space also uses a rainwater harvesting system to score more brownie points on the ‘going green’ scale. All that apart from the ample space of offer inside!
The resultant edifice allows for ample natural ventilation and plays off the sun in the sky to create many wonderful hues inside. A parking garage that looks more appealing than many modern homes and villas we stumble across!