Category: Exteriors

Architecture / Efficiency / Exteriors

ARU and ORU Zone – Benefits for urban rehabilitation

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Urban rehabilitation is fundamental for the revitalization of urban areas and the preservation of the cities’ architectural and cultural heritage. In many countries, Urban Rehabilitation Zones, known as ARU Zones, have played a crucial role in supporting requalification and rehabilitation projects for old buildings. This article explores the benefits of the ARU Zone for both […]

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Efficiency / Exteriors

Building a House in Lisbon – Licenses, Steps, and Important Considerations

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The city of Lisbon, with its rich history, culture, and mild climate, is one of the most desired destinations for living in Portugal. Many individuals and families choose to reside in the Portuguese capital to enjoy all the advantages that this city has to offer. However, constructing a house involves challenges, licenses, and important considerations […]

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Architecture / Exteriors

Support for rehabilitation of old buildings

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Currently, many people choose to buy old buildings and then recover them, either for their own building for rent. However, what few people know is that there is support for rehabilitation and that, by opting for rehabilitation, we are contributing to the reduction of the environmental footprint. The construction is one of the sectors with […]

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Architecture / Efficiency / Exteriors

Sustainable architecture

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Sustainable Architecture in Architecture Projects With the Industrial Revolution, more specifically during the present century, we see an increase in power widespread purchase in the population and consequently an increase in energy consumption. This change in habits has led to an increase in consumption of raw materials/energy, launching us into a global environmental crisis impossible […]

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Architecture / Exteriors

Portuguese Modern architecture

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Portuguese Modern Architecture The valorization of the most recent architectural memory is often forgotten and in particular, the works usually connoted with the so-called “modern movement”, which correspond to an abundant productive the period that, throughout almost the entire 20th century, gradually marked the forms of the territory, regardless of the more specific contexts. The […]

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Architecture / Efficiency / Exteriors

Green roof for projects

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A green roof is also a garden and is increasingly important in minimizing the impact of buildings that have been built or are to be built, thereby minimizing their environmental impact. Integrated into ecological planning and sustainable development strategies, they contribute passively to achieving comfortable environments inside buildings, reducing energy consumption and allowing buildings to […]

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Architecture / Exteriors

Notre-Dame Cathedral – Reconstruction and Architecture

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Everything we know so far about efforts to rebuild the cathedral of Notre-Dame So far, the fire that has spread through the attic of Notre Dame Cathedral, destroying the iconic pinnacle, has been well documented. Although the French authorities managed to master the fire on Monday night, the process of rebuilding the 12th-century landmark – […]

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Architecture / Exteriors

International architecture competitions – Participation MJARC

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International waf competition The international architecture event takes place from 28 November to 30 November in the city of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. This is one of the main international competitions in the area of architecture that aims to promote architectural projects in different categories such as: Housing, infrastructures, health, hotel, culture … According to the […]

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Architecture / Exteriors

Outdoor Arrangements – Spring is here, LET’S PLANT

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What can I improve in my outdoor space? With the arrival of good weather it is natural for people to spend more time outside their home than inside. If you have some land in your home, it is legitimate that you want to enjoy your free time with your family and friends outdoors. The problem […]

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Architecture / Efficiency / Exteriors

Management of water resources – Architecture and engineering opinion

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Water resources in Portugal Concern for the environment, ecosystem and natural resources are pillars that MJARC Architects considers fundamental for a sustainable architecture. The absence between water resources and municipalities is in the on the basis of a number of incidents that endanger populations as well as sustainability of water resources so it is time […]

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