Pillar as The Point of Building Architecture Strenght


In architectural design, also called mast pillar serves as a support or the support strength of the structure of a building. Many of the materials used for the manufacture of the pillars of materials ranging from wood, metal and concrete columns, there is a round shape and also there is a box. The use of elements of the pillars has existed since ancient times, in Indonesia the use of the pillars can be found in traditional house like a Java Joglo houses, houses Tower in Sumatra, Borneo Longhouse house, gate house Bentar temple in Bali and others. Generally, the materials used for the manufacture of the pillars at the custom house is of the highest quality wood which has the strength and durability of the old, wooden pillars material is commonly adorned with carved accents. continue reading

Architrave as a Beautification Point


Basicly architrave meaning is a profile shape or ornament  made from  a bar  to frame a door or window frame such as figure which frames an image or picture. Architrave is an accesories part for decorating a building appereance. Main function of architrave  is to beautify door or window style and appereance entirely, a building appereance and shape  looks more interesting. For a house, architrave instalation  can be done at out side of door or window frame or inside to make a connection between space such as room door, kitchen door, and connected door  to other doors. As accesories, architrave using will add some special interesting effects for appereance of building either classic architecture building or minimalist. continue reading