Will Huge Glass Panels Work in the Philippines?

Image from 36inc.com It's so tempting to design a house with huge glass panels all around because of its aesthetic effect. Especially so if the location affords a good view of the outdoors, like a rest house in Tagaytay or Baguio overlooking a mountainous scenery. Or, a house right here in Metro Manila overlooking a … Continue reading Will Huge Glass Panels Work in the Philippines?


What is the Modern Filipino Home Architecture?

We're seeing what seems a unique Filipino architecture emerging in home designs lately. Are we finally having an architecture we can truly call our own---a real Filipino home architecture? Or is it just another seasonal kaleidoscope of different fads and trends becoming popularized these days? Will it prevail or will it eventually disappear, replaced by another fad design?