Why choose LOHAS Terra-cotta Tile? (Part I Aesthetic)

Why choose LOHAS Terra-cotta Tile?  (Part I Aesthetic)

Hello again, readers. It’s been a while since we last catched up. I know!  We have been really hectic since there’s lots of re-roofing jobs for us to do in this winter. You cannot imagine how bad some of the roofs are. The roof is flooded with water leaks, the roof structure becomes wavy and tile colour is faded. It frustrates me sometimes because all those problems can be simply avoided with smart installation and engineered terra-cotta roof tile.

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We're relaunching our Lohas Board - An environmentally-friendly, recyclable material made from wood wool, cement and water!

We're relaunching our Lohas Board - An environmentally-friendly, recyclable material made from wood wool, cement and water!

Without us noticing, poorly insulated buildings lose a lot of energy, and cost more in the long run as we spoke about in our previous blog post. To solve this, it is necessary to insulate walls and facades, as this significantly reduces the energy consumption in areas that are designed for heating or air-conditioning. Therefore, thermal insulation has come to the fore and it has passed from being an important matter to a vital issue when building and restoring. 

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Why are my energy bills getting so expensive?

Why are my energy bills getting so expensive?

Its that dreaded time of month again. Time to pay the energy bill. No matter what you do or drastic measures you take, prices just seem to keep on rising. The majority of people assume that the little changes you make here and there has little to no effect on that final bill. And the would be right. But you're not like those people, you are here to find out what you can do to drastically reduce it. 

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Material Thriftiness: Reinvent Your Perspective

Material Thriftiness: Reinvent Your Perspective

Let's face it, we waste a lot of things days. We throw things out not because we cant use it anymore but because of our desire for things 'newer'. Put simply, it's easier than recycling or re-purposing for other uses. When it comes to the architecture/design/construction industry, its still the same. Throw it out, and buy a brand-new one, without considering sustainability or its cost. What if there were ways to create highly-atmospheric spaces using materials that would otherwise be discarded? 

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8 STEPS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE PURCHASING RECYCLED TIMBER

8 STEPS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE PURCHASING RECYCLED TIMBER

There are multiple misconceptions when it comes to recycled timber, especially in its terminology and modern myths surrounding recycledreclaimedupcycled,reused and refurbished. Everyone has a general idea about differences in softwoodshardwoodsquality and finish, but when it comes to selecting the right timber for the job, amongst the confusion and deception, consumers are often lead down false trails. Even those in the building industry including architects and interior designers often neglect the inherent and sentimental qualities that...

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