Gallery: Six Flood-Proof Buildings That Can Survive Rising Tides


Dutch Floating Houses by DuraVermeer and WaterStudio

In places like the Netherlands, where rising and falling sea levels are the norm, designers have been working on floating homes for a long time. DuraVermeer and WaterStudio are perfecting the art of homes that float on water, and some of their latest designs are for homes built on dry land that can float when the levels rise. While Brad Pitt's floating house only floats in case of emergency, these Dutch houses are designed to rise and fall almost daily. + DuraVermeer Floating Dutch Homes + Amphibious Floating Architecture by WaterStudio

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  1. archciv March 8, 2013 at 12:03 pm

    that work is appreciate able for developed countries, will there is any design for developing countries most importantly for Pakistan will you help me or recommend me please.
    i,ll be thankful for your corporation in this aspects
    regards and best wishes for you.

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