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


Make It Right Foundation Floating Houses

Celebrity super-star Brad Pitt and his Make It Right Foundation are doing good work to rebuild New Orleans after the hurricane -- their floating home in Lower Ninth Ward is ready just in case the city floods again. Designed by Morphosis Architects, the Float House has the ability to rise up on posts, disconnect itself from utilities and be self-sufficient for three days until the water recedes. + Make it Right Floating House

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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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