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Smart Hotel Rooms – Integrating Technology & Design

Technological innovations are challenging architects to dramatically step up hotel interior design. One of the new design trends on the rise is to create a ‘smart’ hotel room, where designers use modern technology to provide a more comfortable, enjoyable experience for guests. 
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How innovative academic building design can inspire learning

The design of academic buildings can significantly impact academic performance, for better or worse. Students perform best when they study in an environment where they feel comfortable, safe, and productive in their learning. Functionality is also important—academic building design can promote a sense of community while providing quiet spaces for…
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How Smart Glass design is changing architecture

Technology moves at an increasingly rapid pace in the modern world, and it waits for nobody.  Architects are in a particularly vulnerable position when it comes to technology. They must stay current with other key architectural aspects, such as the latest building materials and design trends, both of which also…
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Office Exterior Design 2017: Current Trends & Ideas

The latest trends in modern office design reflect the society we live in, with office designers and architects looking to incorporate new design technologies to give the office exterior a fresh and contemporary look with added functionality. In this post, you'll find out about the top current exterior office design…
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How Smartglass Technology Can Modernize Airports

The global airline industry experienced huge growth in 2017 with airlines around the planet are expected to make a combined net profit of $29.8 billion during 2017, according to The International Air Transport Association (IATA). As airline profits strengthen and technology advances each year, both airport authorities and individual airlines are…
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Essential Technology for Modern TV Studios

This article covers some of the newest technologies being used by television studios to make for better quality recording environments and more comfortable working conditions for employees. You'll learn about everything from SmartGlass windows to LED video walls.
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Blackout Glass and its 5 Key Applications

Blackout glass is a type of switchable smart glass technology that allows users to alter the appearance of the glass between transparent and blacked out at the flick of a switch. The glass offers four distinct states in the form of transparent, opaque, solar tinted and blackout.
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Switchable Smart Glass: Frequently Asked Questions

Over the last 10 years, the use of switchable smart glass has been growing in popularity for residential and commercial properties alike. As one of the most innovative and intelligent building technologies, switchable glass transforms an ordinary space into a modern and aesthetically pleasing environment. From windows to doors, partitions …

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Full Glass Front Doors: Ultimate Privacy Hacks

Full glass front doors offer an excellent way to enhance both the exterior and interior aesthetic of a home by providing a unique design and allowing lots of natural light into the home. But standard full glass front doors come with the disadvantage of reducing privacy for homeowners.
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