Adaptive reuse does much more than just save historic buildings and cut back on construction costs and wastage of resources. It is undoubtedly the biggest reason for the newfound love of all things ‘modern industrial’.
We are always on the hunt for ways in which we can extend the living area of our home and turn unused spaces into efficient and multitasking areas. With the home office increasingly becoming a must in residences across the globe the space for a dedicated home work area is one that many are left searching for.
Was this past weekend’s sale a success? Absolutely! I even saved the “Four Family Sale” sign because I think we’ll have another big garage sale again next year. A fun way to visit with family on a Saturday morning while de-cluttering! Hope your weekend was fabulous as well!
California has been a leader in green energy usage across the US and the Santa Monica Civic Center Parking Garage is another of its clean energy innovations. This beautiful and colorful parking garage is one of the first on the planet to be LEED-certified.
Then turn to the walls and windows to improve the insulation of the space. Most garages have very poor insulation and by replacing the windows and adding another layer of drywall to the space you can easily make it a more elegant and all-season space.
The Veranda Car Park is a stunning and sleek structure that uses aluminum and glass exterior with rounded edges to create a futuristic look. Apart from ample space for 650 cars inside there are also shopping areas a restaurant and a whole lot more inside this contemporary edifice.