PVCConstruct is a cultural project without any commercial interest. It was born to illustrate the many ways in which Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) can enhance our daily lives.
One of the most pressing needs in many countries around the world is housing solutions. Governments have to deal with natural disasters like earthquakes, hurricanes or floods; cities face many complex issues due to social development which includes providing and maintaining high quality social housing to millions of people, in order to face fast urban development or to reclaim degraded urban areas.
Now, imagine being able to put up a structure that is easy, fast and cheap to erect. Think about being able to make inner rooms and spaces by just joining and rearranging panels? A place that is healthy to live in, self-extinguishing, maintenance-free and durable. Now, finally, imagine the building also comes with a solar panel system to generate power for different needs…. What a wonderful dream that would be!
Except, this dream has quickly become reality. Read more...