Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Our Philippine House building project. Ai??The accidental bodega and laundry. Ai??First of all, in the Philippines a “bodega” refers to a warehouse or storage area. Ai??We built our carport using …

Philippine House Design. Ai??Building our house in the Philippines.Ai??How the design for our Philippine retirement home evolved. Ai??The original inspiration for our house was a residence we saw in Lucban, Quezon Province. Ai??It was a new house but had a traditional Filipino and Spanish Colonial flair. Ai??Bob worked in the field of hertiage preservation for almost 25 years and has an affection for traditional design. Excellent new construction on plaza in Lucban, Quezon Province, Philippines When we added some elements we wanted like a second floor verandah, this is what we got: Perspective Drawing for our Tigbauan House But weAi??reluctantlyAi??abandoned these plans for a rather basic one story design similar to to a plan we had seen at SOS Children’s Village in Zarraga, Iloilo: Cottage – SOS Children's Village, Iloilo Here’s what we…