Five eco-friendly materials that look great and are easy to maintain

As home owners, hospitality businesses and corporates, you stand to gain a lot by using green materials to construct and decorate your spaces. Some of these eco-friendly materials look great, are easy to maintain and help cut down heating/cooling or installation costs. And, at the same time, give your property that traditional, yet chic look. We decided to do a roundup of five interesting materials that you can consider using when you are doing up your home,… Read more »

Thatch Travel Through Time

Thatching is a technique of roof building that dates back further than many of us can imagine. As early as 10,000 BC, the stone age of human civilisation, when our forefathers lived as hunters and gatherers, thatch roofs are thought to have been the roof over their heads. The art of thatching involves the building of roofs using locally available dry vegetation such as reed, straw, palm leaves, grasses etc. The vegetation is layered meticulously… Read more »