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The Flood House in Berkshire, England

Built by John Pardey Architects in Reading, United Kingdom with date Images by Richard Powers . The clients had moved into a rather ordinary brick and tile house on the banks of the river Loddon in early

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Amphibious House

How can a house that sits on the ground survive a flood or an earthquake? Designs from the UK, Japan, and Thailand offer solutions.

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In Iceland, books are exchanged as Christmas Eve presents, then you spend the rest of the night in bed reading them and eating chocolate. The tradition is part of a season called Jolabokaflod, or ‘The Christmas Book Flood’, because Iceland, which...

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Hind House by John Pardey Architects

Hind House by John Pardey Architects; Completed in 2008, this contemporary home sits on the banks of river Loddon and was built on stilts to deal with seasonal flooding.

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Iconic Frank Lloyd Wright Home May Be Moved from New Jersey to Italy to Protect It from Flood Damage

green design, eco design, sustainable design, Bachman Wilson House, Frank Lloyd Wright, millstone frank lloyd wright, cantilever balcony, Sharon Lawrence Tarantino, Fiesole, Paolo Bulletti

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Amphibious House Design Goes With The Flow, Rises With Floods

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How To Build an Earthbag Roundhouse - Sandbags have long been used, and still are to this day for creating strong, protective barriers, or for flood control. The same reasons that make them useful for these applications carry over to creating housing. Since the walls are so substantial, they resist all kinds of severe weather even bullets and also stand up to natural calamities such as earthquakes and floods.

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