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    young KrasnoyarskThe young Krasnoyarsk proposed to equip the waterfront Kachi Park and the 400th anniversary of

    In Krasnoyarsk invite applications for the contest of youth projects for the design of urban spaces “SPARK ”. Recall, it aims to support youth initiatives in the field of architecture and spatial design of the city. From the city budget for implementation of projects received subsidies in the amount of 2 million rubles.

    Head of Department for youth policy of administration of the Marina Egorova told about the successful experience of last year and new tasks: “Within the competition were supported five projects: on the embankment of the Yenisei river appeared “Towel ” in the Park Naturalists — alternative library, improved parkland youth center “Pilot”, built two art object. dedicated to the Universiade of 2019 in the Park named the 400th anniversary of Krasnoyarsk. The theme of the contest 2015 was the development of a recreational network and the arrangement of meeting places for the citizens on the embankment of the river Kacha and in the Park named after the 400th anniversary of Krasnoyarsk. The Park, at the request of the townspeople, is positioned as a place for a family holiday. Also, special attention in the spatial design of the city will be given in forthcoming 29th world winter Universiade 2019. Applications are accepted until April 30. The best projects will be implemented at the expense of subsidies from the city budget. Now there are meetings of organizers and experts of the competition with potential participants. The next meeting will take place on April 1 in the center of the author’s self-determination of youth “Mirror” to the address: Bograd, 65″. Continue reading

    additional roomThank You Francois Mansart! The architect who first decided to convert the attic space under the roof in residential! Incidentally, the first known attic was made in the Royal castle in Blois. The Queen of us, of course, far away. But anyone with your house can intelligently use the space under the roof, not to clutter up his old things. This is a great solution to the problem of additional dwelling.

    The main problems for beautification

    Lighting

    As a rule, in attic spaces 2 vertical Windows front and rear. But the room still dark. To solve the problem with the lighting in the daytime, is to make 2 horizontal Windows in the roof at an angle of 45°. Many this sort of restructuring during the repair of the roof. One of the vertical Windows can be rebuilt in a balcony or on the stairs leading from the loft to the street. Around the perimeter of the attic need to hang sconces, put the lamps to provide adequate light in the dark. Because of the light from the lamps attached to the ceiling will not be enough. The curves of the roof will cast shadows. Floor lamps and sconces, set forth below, will contribute to the alignment of light in all corners of the room. Continue reading