24 Jul '16, 1pm

Floating #concrete #house for #natural

Concrete production is highly energy intensive and contributes as much as 10% of global CO2 emissions . But when it comes to safety and durability, it's hard to beat. That's why KWK Promes ' lead architect Robert Konieczny chose this particular material to build his own family home on a hillside in southern Poland. Called Konieczny's Ark, the home is slightly elevated off the landscape, allowing rainwater to follow its intended path.

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