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Healthy Building Specialists

Buildings are imperative to our health. It’s where we spend most of our lives so creating a healthy, happy atmosphere for our bodies and minds to relax is incredibly important. Building Biology, or Baubiologie is a field of building science investigating the indoor living environment for a variety of irritants. This research tests how design can make our buildings healthier. Research lead by window specialists, Velux have found 1 in…

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Affordable Housing – Gorton

Project Brief To produce a masterplan for multiple dwellings on a site in Gorton, on the site of an old factory. The land owner specifically asked for high density properties on the site to maximise the available land and return on investment. We achieved this brief by creating a scheme which achieves 48 dwellings per Hectare. Design Approach. We began by carrying out a site analysis and researching appropriate precedent….

Biophilic Design – At home and at work

Imagine knowing if you were to wake up in a certain room that you’re 10% more likely to be in a better mood? Biophilic Design is the key!   Biophilic Design is a very interesting subject as it can influence how we feel and how efficient we are. Store interior designers have been battling with this prospect for years considering how much mood can have an effect on buying decisions….

Welcome Michael

Michael has been brought onto the marketing team to strengthen efforts to push Wilde Architects and our new brand, Buju, out to the UK market.   The new Instagram has already seen a sharp turn gaining over 2500 followers in its first 2 months. https://www.instagram.com/designbuju/   Michael will be public speaking and networking in the North West soon, so keep an eye out for him! We hope Michael will continue…

New Homes, Rhosneigr, Property

All houses sold at The Lookout Point!

With a huge amount of interest, all properties at The Lookout Point have now been sold. The Lookout Point is the newest development of seaside properties in Rhosneigr, North Wales, giving luxury to the beautiful coastline that North Wales has to offer. The brief was simple: The design of 3 townhouses and 3 detached houses, to maximise the sea views and sit comfortably in context. Rhosneigr is a wonderful seaside town…

2 more Lidl jobs confirmed!

Retail Architecture and Design Wilde Architects have been given the go-ahead for 2 more Lidl projects with Design and Build firm, Excell Construction. This will mark the 7th collaboration in the past three years, with more on the horizon. So why does Wilde Architect keep winning commercial work? Simple – because Wilde Architects saves contractors time, money and complication. “The quality of their work helps us deliver projects,” explains John,…

Customer Service Award – 3rd Year Running!

2018 Customer Satisfaction Award! Wilde Architects have been awarded its third Client Satisfaction Award by Houzz for our excellent customer service. We have a 100%, 5* rating through our client’s reviews on Houzz. This shows the attention to detail Wilde Architects goes to in every project. We encourage all of our clients to review us on Houzz and so far we are very happy with the results! Best of Houzz 2018…

Sandy Mount House

New Bar, Restaurant and Luxury Hotel – Rhosneigr

The Sandy Mount House project involves the total renovation and extension of an existing landmark building. The objective is to create a new, modernized destination for Rhosneigr, Anglesey, designed to bring the community together and provide a service to support the success of a thriving seaside town. Design Approach. We began by creating a 3D computer model of the existing building, based on 2D survey information. This allowed efficient and…

Dromin - Front Perspective

Social Housing for Young Families

Dromin Community House is a modular community housing block for young families; providing comfortable but basic accommodation with shared circulation. Design Approach. We began with a desk-top study of the site; assessing orientation, access, aesthetics and local history, producing a site analysis to inform the design process. We adopted the latest recognised space standards and furniture requirements, allowing us to design and replicate a functional and efficient layout for the…

Work Experience

Work Experience Week

Great work Megan! After finishing ‘A’ levels Megan has spent a week with Wilde Architects to get a taste for a career in Architecture, getting stuck in with site surveys, meetings and CAD!. I have recently spent a week undertaking work experience at Wilde Architects after kindly being offered the opportunity. Andy and I first sat down and discussed what it was I wanted to achieve during the week, such…