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10 Steps to Designing Climate-Responsive Architecture

Wednesday 02 October 2019

Buildings contribute close to half of the energy used in the environment. Since energy is the number one contributor to global warming, an obvious way to mitigate climate change is to design low or no-energy use...

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Inaugural Edition of Middle East Design and Hospitality Week visited by more than 35,000 industry professionals

Monday 30 September 2019

The first edition of Middle East Design and Hospitality Week (MEDHW) 2019 welcomed over 35,000 visitors from over 110 countries at Dubai World Trade Centre from 17th to 19th September. The Hotel Show Dubai, The Leisure...


Just Announced: MaterialDistrict Expo to be part of SURFACE Design Middle East this September in Dubai

Tuesday 27 August 2019

MaterialDistrict will exhibit 100 international materials that demonstrate the importance of future materials in our direct environment.

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The Basics and the Promise of Green Walls for Cities

Tuesday 30 July 2019

Eco Brooklyn founder and entrepreneur Gennaro Brooks-Church first started building living walls (also known as green walls or vertical gardens) because he thought they looked cool.

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Types of Subfloor Materials in Construction Projects

Tuesday 25 June 2019

The subfloor is the foundation beneath finish flooring materials. On wood-frame floors, the subflooring provides a continuous structural surface over the floor joists.


Middle East Design and Hospitality Week to Set Stage for Multimillion-Dollar Growth predicted

Wednesday 12 June 2019

International events company dmg events has announced that Middle East Design and Hospitality Week (MEDHW), comprising of seven prestigious design and hospitality events, will take place from 17th – 19th September 2019 at Dubai...

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Surface Treatments: A Versatile Application in Interior Spaces

Tuesday 28 May 2019

Creativity and innovation come together to make surface treatments one of the most versatile applications in interior spaces.

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Why Hydro France chose SURFACE Design Middle East as the platform to launch their business outside of Europe

Wednesday 15 May 2019

According to Naimi, the country is a strategic gateway that opens the door to the rest of the Middle Eastern countries, making it easier for businesses to import and export furniture products. With both the construction...

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Creating Mixed Media for Different Surfaces by Anabia Hassan, Design Lounge by Anabia

Monday 06 May 2019

Every craft technique to transform a particular surface has a basic set of steps that can be learnt to achieve the desired look. When the same becomes a form of artistic expression, the result is a truly special, one-of-a-kind,...

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9 Of The Most Innovative Surface Materials We've Seen This Season

Monday 29 April 2019

Construction materials have come a long way over the years. From the use of timber and concrete to cigarette butts and cardboard, builders are looking for newer and more effective materials for their projects.

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