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Best thing to do with a huge flat roof? Cover it in a solar panel mini power station! Flat Roof, Exeter, Summer House, Solar Panels, Sustainability, Huge, Farm, Power, Outdoor Decor
Viewing Project » Darts Farm, Topsham, Exeter
Best thing to do with a huge flat roof? Cover it in a solar panel mini power station!
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
Cedar cladding, although expensive, due to it's natural oils does not need heavy chemical treatments to maintain it's appearance. A lighter and alternative option to more traditional bricks and renders. It is also rather nice looking! Cedar Cladding, Educational Projects, Bricks, Natural Oils, Lighter, Chemical, Expensive
Grainge Architects, Exeter, Devon
Cedar cladding, although expensive, due to it's natural oils does not need heavy chemical treatments to maintain it's appearance. A lighter and alternative option to more traditional bricks and renders. It is also rather nice looking!
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
This massive green roof (with wild flower poppy mix seeds) covers the new media suites of the Peter Lanyon building at Tremough campus in Cornwall. We love the way the poppies blend into the far distance. Green Roof, New Media, Cornwall, Suites, Campus, Poppy, Wild Flowers, Distance
This massive green roof (with wild flower poppy mix seeds) covers the new media suites of the Peter Lanyon building at Tremough campus in Cornwall. We love the way the poppies blend into the far distance.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
The drainage of this industrial park we masterplanned and designed the first unit for, drains into this low-fertility landscape. A haven for rare sedums, lichens and creepy-crawlies. Industrial Park, Creepy Crawlies, Drains, Plymouth, Fertility, The Unit, Rare, Landscape
Viewing Project » Trevol Business Park, Plymouth
The drainage of this industrial park we masterplanned and designed the first unit for, drains into this low-fertility landscape. A haven for rare sedums, lichens and creepy-crawlies.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
Solar panel array on a sports hall roof. No natural light allowed for sports funding, next best thing, use solar electrical energy to power the lights. Sport Hall, Electrical Energy, Natural Light, Roof, Good Things, Lights
Solar panel array on a sports hall roof. No natural light allowed for sports funding, next best thing, use solar electrical energy to power the lights.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
Basic principles: Natural ventilation, Natural light, Pleasant spaces, Efficient construction techniques, High thermal mass. Architecture Model Trees, Architecture Design Process, Diagram Architecture, Architecture Portfolio, School Architecture, Architecture Drawing, Booklet Layout, Design Pattern Art, Eco Buildings
Grainge Architects, Exeter, Devon
Basic principles: Natural ventilation, Natural light, Pleasant spaces, Efficient construction techniques, High thermal mass.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
Bird hide with green roof and wires for trailing plants to mellow into the surroundings. Architecture Model, Landscape Architecture, Outdoor Projects, Country Park, Roof Garden, Bird Watching, Poses
Darts Farm open new natural bird watching hide with help from green roof architects
Bird hide with green roof and wires for trailing plants to mellow into the surroundings.
Appropriate solar shading is as important as correct orientation. Here south facing expansive glazing was unavoidable (because the views were amazing) so shading the glass keeps the summer's high sun heat at bay. Solar Shades, Projects To Try, Oriental, Bay, South, Curtains, Views, Structures
Appropriate solar shading is as important as correct orientation. Here south facing expansive glazing was unavoidable (because the views were amazing) so shading the glass keeps the summer's high sun heat at bay.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
'Sunpipes' deliver natural light into the middle of buildings. Here is a sunpipe installed between two low-energy light fittings in a new primary school corridor in Exeter. Middle School History, Loft Conversion, School Decorations, Low Energy, Inspiration Boards, Corridor, Light Fittings, Sustainable Living
Grainge Architects, Exeter, Devon
'Sunpipes' deliver natural light into the middle of buildings. Here is a sunpipe installed between two low-energy light fittings in a new primary school corridor in Exeter.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
Every building should acknowledge and make use of the site features and aspect. Support Center, Cancer Support, Site Design, Architecture Details, Supportive, Building, Health
Viewing Project » FORCE Cancer Support Centre, Exeter
Every building should acknowledge and make use of the site features and aspect.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects
Simple building physics make for simple buildings to run, maintain and use. In this case a section through proposes classrooms. Architectural Presentation, Architectural Sketch, Ground Source Heat Pump, Simple Building, Slate Roof, Roof Light, Environmental Design
Grainge Architects, Exeter, Devon
Simple building physics make for simple buildings to run, maintain and use. In this case a section through proposes classrooms.
Grainge Architects
Grainge Architects