Gallery: PREFAB FRIDAY: Beautiful Green Roofed Affordable Housing In th...

The skylights in the roof as well as the large windows on the side help provide lots of natural daylight into the interiors.

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  4. jontheobald March 17, 2010 at 11:09 am

    Just to be clear, these homes are for social housing, not for private purchase or sale … glad you like the scheme and thanks for the comments … for further information see the Birchway website or for videos of the scheme and its construction checkout our YouTube channel at … Jon theobald, Head of Communications, Paradigm

  5. manny March 13, 2010 at 2:26 am

    Great article
    I also believe that when it comes to selling your property, the kitchen is probably the most important room of all. Modern families spend much of their time in this area: cooking, eating, working and playing. Whether you update the existing space or undertake more major work – knocking down walls to create an open-plan space, for example – transforming your kitchen will pay off

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