March 27, 2012

Regreen Guidelines

I recently found this free sustainable / green design guide from ReGreen. It is a complete book however it is free to download.

REGREEN Residential Remodeling Guidelines 2008, ASID & USGBC, 2nd
edition, 2008, ISBN: 978-1-932444-12-4.

Available as a free pdf download at

March 4, 2012

Teddy Cruz - Casa Familiar

Known for his conceptual design approach, the following video is an analysis of Casa Familiar and how small parcels might perform within the urban environment.

Casa Familiar: The Performance of a Small Parcel from on Vimeo.

This Video is more about the concept of rethinking ownership.