What to watch for designers during this quarantine period? This COVID-19 pandemic has change so much our mindset and daily routine. Most of us are tuned in to streaming movies and social media. Here at Pencil Projects Inc. have gathered several streaming TV series that you can watch to bring back your passion for your […]
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It has been two months already since the Quarantine Status was imposed all over the Philippines. Do not worry, we have found top free stuff during the COVID-19 Lockdown to keep ourselves busy and productive. These are just top free stuff which most of us can benefit especially architects and engineers. Let us begin. STUDIO […]
We do not know why? We just love geometric lines. But there is something in this kind of design that is informal and unequal that give as a more interesting feel to any surface. Whether it is a ceiling, wall, or flooring. Whether it is used as a divider, wall, or accent. Here are samples […]
Someone asked us the other day if it is possible to use a Polituff on cement walls cracks or what commonly called here in the Philippines as “Masilya.” Before we discuss this, what is Polituff? As you can see from their definition it is designed for auto-body patching but I have witnessed this myself that […]
Be an eco-chic, which mixes ecological awareness and trendiness and make an earth-friendly home. .Going green need not be dull or uninspiring. In fact, it can be as hip and stylish or classic as you want it. Try this 5 easy eco-chic approach: Blackouts are cool. The curtains we install on our windows can help […]
There are so many interior tips or hacks we know, but most of the time we missed to consider items ed to be considered. Whether it is for a wall, floor or a room, there are many items or ideas we need to check out to be able to maximize it. Pencil Projects were browsing […]
Pencil Projects Inc. have prepared a general checklist before foundation concreting. We believe that all activities before foundation concrete pouring are critical. This checklist, hope to give a guideline for owners and contractors on what to to do or check before getting into foundation concreting. The items included here are all construction items under the finish grade line like isolated and wall footing.
This article will be applicable to both window or split type air conditioning units. When buying new aircon units, look for the Energy Guide (yellow label) attached to the unit and check the Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER). As a general rule for units with the same cooling capacity, a higher EER means a more efficient unit […]
Architect’s Prayer (Straight from the Heart) by: Rev. Fr. Mario Jose C. Ladra My Father God. Thank You for my talents and vocation to be an Architect (Planner), your co-creator of homes, buildings, cities and the world. Out of infinite love for us, You created an unselfish world so that we may continue creating it […]
We can maximize home energy by increasing the kitchen efficiency. Appliances use in the kitchen such as a rice cooker, stove, oven, and refrigerator accounts for approximately 26 percent of an average household’s electricity. But this does not mean you have to deprive yourself of the convenience these appliances provide. Having the right cooking habits […]