Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project

NexGen | Ty’s First to the Future Progress Report

Welcome back to the sunshine state aka my First to the Future home. So much progress has been made since demolition day. Check out the latest episode below to see where we’re at… It’s finally starting to take shape and really look like a home, but we still have a long way to go. Some highlights […]

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Designer Spotlight: Zaha Hadid (by Ty Pennington)

Spotlight | Zaha Hadid

It’s been a while since I’ve shined a spotlight on a fellow designer, so today I wanted to introduce everybody to one of my favorites in the world of architecture: Zaha Hadid. She’s popular for her work in building dynamic projects, so much so, that she was awarded the Pulitzer in 2004. And beyond her […]

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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? […]

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

NexGen | 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 […]

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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, […]

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

Next Gen | 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 […]

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Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project with NextGen | recap

NextGen | Home Update

Ok folks, it’s time for another update on my NextGen First to the Future project! We’ve had a pretty successful month after demolition day. We’ve been working on preparing the ground, laying the foundation and getting ready for the first slab of the build. So stoked! Like I said before, we are trying to recycle […]

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