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

Casa Futebol

Empty Nest Syndrome? In the days leading up to the long-awaited 2014 World Cup protestors ravaged the streets of Brazil.  Even though many factors contributed to civil unrest, one of them was the consequence of FIFA’s influence over the country. What would happen to the 12 enormous stadiums after the fans and players leave? How could these structures be …

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

NextGen | First to the Future in Florida – Building 101

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

Go Green: Biophilic Cities and Communities by Ty Pennington

Biophilic Design

Be Green 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 affect each and every one of us. This revolutionary movement was popularized by Harvard University myrmecologist and …

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 …

Ty Pennington's "First to the Furute" Video Series with NextGen Home TV | First to the Future

NextGen | My First to the Future NextGen Project

Okay folks, if you’ve been following me on Twitter or Facebook, you might have noticed that I officially announced a new (yeah, I managed to take on yet another project) building series with NextGen Home TV called, “First to the Future.” So this one will probably take more than 7 days, but we are seriously breaking …