Space-Saving (And Budget-Friendly) Tips For Your Small Home

Space-Saving (And Budget-Friendly) Tips For Your Small Home

There’s absolutely nothing wrong with a small home. Not only does it boast a lower mortgage, but it also makes sense when your household size is only one or two people. However, even just one person can accumulate a lot of stuff as the years go by, and your cozy home...
Life before air conditioning: 5 ways people stayed cool

Life before air conditioning: 5 ways people stayed cool

Probably everyone has had this thought at least once a summer, while sweating through their clothes on a subway platform or in a parking lot, desperate to locate their car: how did people survive before air conditioning? Although we may not be able to imagine summer...
Creative Solutions in Architecture

Creative Solutions in Architecture

Former Fuji Ice Factory Taku Sakaushi  transformed this former Fuji Ice factory into office space and a nursery.  Notice the new modern design with a focus on representing the former factory elements but reincorporating them into something new and fresh.  Vintage...
Affordable housing: Is it for you?

Affordable housing: Is it for you?

Public housing is one of the most affordable accommodations available to the impoverished, senior citizens and the disabled. According to the Department ofHousing and Urban Development, “There are approximately 1.2 million households living in affordable housing...