Architect's Toolbox: Proportion and Scale

Architect’s Toolbox: Proportion and Scale

Another instrument in the builder’s toolbox is “ratio and scale.” This refers to how the individual parts of a construction relate to one another and to how the general construction relates to its website and to people. Note that scale…

Your Flooring: Zebra, Tiger, and Teak Wood, Oh, My!

Your Flooring: Zebra, Tiger, and Teak Wood, Oh, My!

In the first installment of my floors series, I reviewed a number of the features of some frequent wood species used for solid plank flooring that are typical in North America and Europe. In this second installment, I will review…

11 Inspiring Vertical Gardens

11 Inspiring Vertical Gardens

Green walls are becoming more and more well known in architecture as the methods improve for creating them sustaining them, and incorporating them into structures. Pieces of vertical green are 2 types: vines climbing up a particular armature; or walls…

Top Interior Design Trends in 2018

Top Interior Design Trends in 2018

The interior of your home is where you spend most of your time, so it needs to be comfortable, welcoming and relaxing. That’s why Aurora exterior painting are opting for open spaces, clean finishes, earthy colors and lots of natural…