Bluebonnet Studios social housing development in Austin supports a healthy lifestyle through the design, construction and operation of the project. The property, designed by Forge Craft Architecture + Design, provides housing for the homeless, low-income veterans and local musicians. It features forward-thinking sustainable elements such as a well insulated envelope, optimal orientation, low-flow fixtures and occupancy sensors.
The architects worked with a difficult site and a very tight budget,…
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