Healthy Reforms, Energy Efficiency, Warmth and Texture
Renovation and extension of a single family house in Badalona.
Initially, our clients wanted an energy efficient project, but of conventional architecture. By telling them that we were bioconstructing and working with natural products to create healthy spaces, they did not think much of it. Both are nurses and were very receptive. The objective was to improve the conditions of the original house of 90 m2 and the creation of a new volume to house the living room, dining room and kitchen. A redistribution of the original house was made to attach the new volume, turning the kitchen, bathroom and living room into the master bedroom with its dressing room and bathroom […]
Renovation and integral cleaning of an apartment in the Poble Sec.
The spontaneous decision to do an integral cleaning was due to the arrival of a new member to the family, her first child. This consisted of getting rid of anything that contained components that pollute the indoor environment, or that were not beneficial to health. Agglomerates, varnishes, synthetic textiles, plastics, synthetic parquet, air heating, poor lighting, microwave, wifi and an extensive etcetera is what appeared in the list and the initial result was that the house was almost empty […]
Reform of an isolated detached house in Sant Pere de Ribes.
Our clients after buying an original single-family house from the 70’s in an urbanization of Sant Pere de Ribes where the global aesthetics is rigorously maintained and with the same Mediterranean style, wanted mainly to maintain that style by improving the interior finishes, degraded parts and do a landscaping study on the plot. In the house there were moisture problems […]
Reform of a commercial premises for a bicycle shop-shop in Badalona.
The client, having specialized in restoration and transformation of classic pieces and having a budgetary limitation, was an active part from the beginning in the project. Under the previous premises, recycling was the key to the proposal. Both the furniture, lamps and the decoration itself have had several lives. The existing form of the premises allowed, in a simple way, to separate the workshop area with the exhibition area of bicycles […]
Renovation of a premises for a Psychotherapy Center in Barcelona.
The premises had an open space connected to the street and several rooms. It needed a reception, a small meeting area and a dressing room. Our clients wanted to give it a cheerful character, calm and, especially connected, that is, not to eliminate completely the diaphanous space. The idea of designing looms to separate the spaces from lightweight structures that support the warp and the fabric and which […]