Abstract Whether it is a house, apartment, bungalow or some other dwelling, homes are very important to the people who live in them. The architectural design of these homes often times can affect how we behave and how we relate to others. This study focuses on how the architectural design of houses impacts social behavior. It looks to symbolic interactionism to examine this topic further and finds that, people who live in homes that have been designed to take into consideration their personal preferences will be happier because, architecture reflects and expresses self, architectural symbols affect our environment, and designed physical buildings act as agents that invite self-reflection. To examine this topic, research of existing sources
Another option is to design each apartment differently to make each one of the apartment’s individual within the building. The final approach is a concept called polyvalency in which spaces are designed in order to provide many different possible uses without dictating any specific use for any
Particularly in a hotel, to have an inviting and practical design is an indispensable characteristic from the very beginning, and consumers will have it present in their minds and will look for a place that makes them feel comfortable and relaxed. The most essential decision about the design is how will it look from the outside, its appearance. There are two main alternatives to consider: it can either look as an adapted hotel for disabled people (the core mission of the company), or as a normal hotel with a conventional appearance. From the Marchmont Group we decided the second option, an ordinary outlook for Holyrood Inn as it fits better with the ultimate goal of inclusivity and integration. The flipside of a hotel with a façade showing that is an adapted building for people with special needs may cause discouragement by consumers because, as already mentioned, the last goal of the term inclusiveness is the no differentiation between them and the rest of society.
People worldwide spend more than 90% of their life indoors and they need the right high quality environment, which is created by an Interior Design professional. As an Interior Designer, you can contribute to the health, safety, and welfare of people living in homes as well as those working in offices, hotels, restaurants, schools, stores, and other business places. You can be self-employed, you can work for an Interior Design company, or architectural offices, retail groups, or other commercial establishments can employ you. Some newspapers and magazines are willing to pay an Interior Designer a handsome fee for a complete redesign of a home, which they then offer as a prize in a competition that will increase their readership. You can contact the promotions & marketing section of the media and suggest this idea to them, arrange a meeting to discuss the project, and negotiate a suitable fee.
Therefore, the very aspect of having to find your balance between the existing feature, the landscape and your house became the tone of the design. This can be seen in the way the spaces responded, the way those spaces were placed initially; for instance the small and humble entrance porch on the north façade, nestled in between the branches of the huge tree,
The coziness of a home not only depends on its inmates, but also its aesthetic beauty parameters. We may need to consider these simple check-points while we decorate our home with pleasing interiors – 1. Planning: We all love to have a beautiful house with impeccable interiors. Especially when we are moving into a new home! With the excitement and enthusiasm running high, we usually end up buying more than what we require.