Project Spotlight: Recycling World Cup Stadiums for Affordable Housing, Casa Futebol | TyPennington.com

Design Spotlight | Casa Futebol & World Cup Stadiums

In the days leading up to the long-awaited 2014 World Cup, protests ravaged the streets of Brazil . And even though many factors contributed to civil unrest, one of them was definitely the unforeseen consequences of FIFA’s influence over the country. For example, what’s going to happen to the 12 enormous stadiums after the fans and players leave? …

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home recap with NextGen (episode 10)

NextGen | First to the Future in Florida – Building 101

Okay people, who’s ready for another course in Building 101: First to the Future Design. ha! These first episodes of my NextGen project are stuffed with the facts and stats you need to consider when designing an eco-friendly abode. So even though it may not look crazy exciting now, the layout and foundation are the most …

Go Green: Biophilic Cities and Communities by Ty Pennington

Design Spotlight | Biophilic Cities and Design

Biophilic design. We’ve all heard of eco-friendly design and different ways to shrink our carbon footprint. I’ve also shared tips for bringing the outdoors into your home, but there are some earth-friendly ideas circulating the design and architecture community that affects each and every one of us. This revolutionary movement was popularized by Harvard University myrmecologist and conservationist, …

Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home Series with NextGen

NextGen | Ty’s First to the Future Home Update

Hey folks! Before the weekend rolls around, I wanted to share an update on my First to the Future home with NextGen. We’ve been making some awesome progress lately and the house is really starting to come together. What you may not realize from watching the episodes is that this is a really complicated build. We’re dealing …