Floating House


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Floating House

A flat-bottomed boat with walls and a roof, outfitted to function as a floating dwelling.
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Ahmad Atiq Burqibah, Deputy Director of the Search and Rescue Department at Dubai Police, told Gulf News that they were alerted about the sinking of a floating house at 12:31pm on Wednesday without reporting any injuries.
Ahmad Atiq Burqibah, Deputy Director of the Search and Rescue Department Police told Gulf News: "We were alerted about the sinking of a floating house at around 12:30 pm (local time) without reporting any injuries.
There has been much discussion lately on TVAs recommendation to apply a sunset period for all non-navigable floating houses on the reservoirs over the next 20 years.
Herman Hertzberger's prototype for a floating house exploits the watery landscape of The Netherlands, but also has a wider relevance.
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There are days when the world is too much, you just have to get home, and hide under your bed or go to your happy place, and for Carl, his happy place is this floating house.
We came up with this image of a floating house held aloft by balloons and it just seemed to capture what we were after in terms of escaping the world," says Docter, who made his directing debut on the Oscar-nominated Monsters, Inc.
Design for Industry graduate Oliver came up with the idea of a floating house for his final year degree show.
Design for Industry graduate Oliver came up with the idea of a floating house, entitled "abode" for his final year degree show.
Miss Baldwin said she believed it was going to cost pounds 15,000 to restore the boat, which will involve stripping away the conversion which turned it into a floating house and putting back two huge masts which would have made the original so recognisab le.
Some are purpose built as floating houses, meaning more headroom and fewer things to trip over.