Tag: construction

August 22, 2022 at 11:18 pm

Family Builds Twin Underground Homes on Ancient Farm

Family Builds Twin Underground Homes on Ancient Farm

Learn how one French family built two charming underground homes on their farm using only books and online forums for reference.

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July 9, 2022 at 11:39 pm

Why New Housing Construction in the U.S. is So Controversial

Why New Housing Construction in the U.S. is So Controversial

While bland architecture can symbolize displacement, research shows that they can actually help fight it.

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June 14, 2022 at 1:54 am

Why Is New York City Always Covered in Scaffolding?

Why Is New York City Always Covered in Scaffolding?

Weird laws get weird outcomes.

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April 21, 2021 at 3:12 pm

Discovering Traditional Japanese Wood Joineries While Taking Apart a 100 Year Old House

Discovering Traditional Japanese Wood Joineries While Taking Apart a 100 Year Old House

What a beautiful way to unearth and experience the past.

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March 31, 2021 at 1:01 pm

In 1930 the Indiana Bell Building was Rotated 90° While Everyone Inside Still Worked

In 1930 the Indiana Bell Building was Rotated 90° While Everyone Inside Still Worked

There was no interruption to gas, heat, electricity, water, sewage, or the telephone service they provided

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February 24, 2021 at 2:07 pm

This Aerial View of the Veluwemeer Aqueduct in the Netherlands is Surreal

This Aerial View of the Veluwemeer Aqueduct in the Netherlands is Surreal

The 25-meter long water bridge allows over 28,000 cars per day to freely pass below

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February 15, 2021 at 1:18 pm

Seeing a Sawstop in Action at 19,000 FPS is Remarkable

Seeing a Sawstop in Action at 19,000 FPS is Remarkable

How safe is a Sawstop saw? Never before seen 19,000 FPS HD slow-mo video

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October 19, 2020 at 11:13 am

This Animation of How Bridges Were Constructed in 14th Century Prague is Amazing

This Animation of How Bridges Were Constructed in 14th Century Prague is Amazing

How the iconic Charles Bridge was constructed in 1357

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October 7, 2020 at 12:40 pm

Woman Builds Amazing Underground House with Basic Tools and Bare Hands

Woman Builds Amazing Underground House with Basic Tools and Bare Hands

This was strangely calming to watch and marvel at

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September 21, 2020 at 1:34 pm

Amazing 2 Story Treehouse Built From 20 Years of Collecting Scrap Materials

Amazing 2 Story Treehouse Built From 20 Years of Collecting Scrap Materials

This epic 2-story log tree house is built around 9 hemlock posts and salvaged and reclaimed materials that Mike, the builder, saved for years before starting this 3-year project

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