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Renovation of a House in Bixiga Neighbourhood / Marcus Lima Arquitetura e Urbanismo

Curated by Matheus Pereira
Architects : Marcus Lima Arquitetura e Urbanismo
Area : 1506 ft²
Year : 2019
Photographs : Pedro Vannucchi
Manufacturers : Adilson C. De Sousa, Arbs Depósito de Materiais de Construção, Deca, Geraldo Nunes, Legno Esquadrias, Leo Madeiras, Marmoraria Sardep, Nippongas Aquecedores, Serralheria Bandeirantes
Lead Architect : Marcus Lima
Engineering : MLAU
Landscape : MLAU
City : Bela Vista
Country : Brazil

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Textual content description offered by the architects. The semi-detached home, in 2017, graffiti on its façade of the road and poorly maintained was the headquarters of an affiliation that fully mischaracterized the building. The 2 flooring have been circulating workrooms, corridors, creating areas of use typically with out openings to the surface, true alcoves. We included in these mistaken makes use of the occupation of the again of the land, with the set up of ground and roof.

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The property is listed, with preservation stage 3, which presupposes the potential of recovering the unique traits of the listed property. Thus, the primary resolution of the undertaking was the demolition of this space constructed on the backside of the land. This resolution turned the elemental guideline of the undertaking, the elimination of parts connected to the unique building.

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The ground, ceramic scraps, carpet, vinyl flooring have been eliminated fully, on the 2 important flooring, in addition to the varied ranges of ceiling discovered, of stucco, drywall, plaster, present in a disorderly method.

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The removing of those parts delivered to mild the unique development parts, scissors, and wood structure executed 100 years in the past, which have been in good situation, and was subjected to sanding, remedy towards fungi, and regularization with oils appropriate for his or her homogenization. Wood ground in poor situation, scratched, which required a very good remedy for whole restoration, below the immense repertoire of overlapping finishes, which have been, after all, eliminated.

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The home, on this “up to date” manner, now lends itself, in assist of the situations, rhythms, and requests of the present second. By no means did the laws imposing the itemizing of the property restricts or restrict the chances of its full restoration.