Foundations (or……You’ve Got To Start Somewhere…)

You know you’re getting serious when a building starts to “come out of the ground”. So this is during the more facetious part of the build – the period before seriousness sets in. As I’ve mentioned before, there is a growing realisation amongst building designers that the majority of the buildings they design will not […]

Should All Roofs Be Green?

The Austrian city of Linz requires green roofs on all new residential and commercial buildings with rooftops larger than 100m2 Don’t laugh – if you live in the great and wonderful land of Aus, decisions are made daily that affect every inhabitant ┬áin a building that has a grass roof. The City of Sydney is […]