Grand Designs Live: Gadgets galore for the house of the future

Naomi MacKay This week’s Grand Designs Live London 2011 has lots of treats in store for gadget lovers.There’s no excuse for not spending time in the kitchen if you have the latest tailored kitchen from specialist Italian manufacturer TM Italia. Its latest automated kitchen, dubbed PETRA, can be ‘unfolded’ using a remote control, which removes … Continue reading Grand Designs Live: Gadgets galore for the house of the future

The House of the Future at Grand Designs Live

Back in the eighties we were often treated to visions of what the house of the future might look like. Opinions varied but normally seemed to revolve around skin tight jumpsuits, pills replacing food and, more often than not, rocket packs. By 2010, we were told, we’d all be taking weekend trips to the moon. … Continue reading The House of the Future at Grand Designs Live