By Camille Anne M. Arcilla
Green builders have taken a step further in walking the “sustainability” talk. Even with a warm weather of 31 degrees Celsius outside the Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, exhibitors and visitors alike did not feel the heat inside the venue of this year’s Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia and International Green Building Conference (IGBC),-mainly thanks to their casual attires and green practices carried all throughout the three-day event, from Sept. 1 to 3.
By Amado de Jesus
Green building is a buzz word because of compelling reasons. Green buildings are easier to light, cool and maintain. They need less energy and therefore cause much less pollution. Does every builder and building and homeowner know what really makes a building green?
By Tessa Prieto-Valdes
Sourcing beautiful bathroom fixtures and kitchen cabinets and sinks has become more accessible with the opening of the impressive showrooms of Kohler at Desigño Atelier in Libis, Quezon City.
Leading real estate firm DMCI Homes is again set to reaffirm its reputation for “on-time” delivery of projects with the expected completion of The Amaryllis in December this year. Located at the corner of E. Rodriguez Sr. Avenue and 12th Street in New Manila, the development is designed for start-up families looking for a decent home and is slated to become the company’s sixth condo development in Quezon City to be delivered as scheduled to unit buyers.
With over 100 years of experience since its inception in Switzerland, Sika has become a global leader in specialty construction chemicals and industrial adhesive sealants. In the Philippines, Sika has made its presence felt since 1994, establishing itself as a trusted partner among a host of impressive clients in the country.