Anyone designing a building needs to take into consideration the role certain key elements play in making a building sine out above the rest. In the past, it was a simple matter of bigger is more. This lead to the skyscraper wars and as a result we now have the concrete jungles of New York and other such cities. However, in this modern day and age, it is simply not enough to make buildings taller or bigger to make them better. It now takes a lot more to make them stand out from the rest.
One of the key elements that is needed to make a building stand out are proper architectural panel systems which give buildings their unique designs and colors. Rather than simply applying a coat of paint, it has now become more practical for panels to be placed. Apart from their aesthetic pleasantries, these panels also give tremendous support where as in, the panels remove the need for maintenance people to clean the walls. With these panels, all that is needed is to simply wait for it to rain and the rain water will clean though entire building from top to bottom.
Additionally, with the creative use of cladding system, you can achieve some unique and amazing lighting and display effects. Such as having reflective panels that move to the wind. Giving bystanders a memorizing effect. Other ways to make abuilding famous is through the use of creative and “out of the box” thinking.
Buildings with unique shapes and designs capture the attention of anyone and make the building an immediate icon. For example, the Sydney opera house with it’s unique shape is recognizable as the landmark symbol for Sydney through out most of the world.
A new ad upcoming way to make a building stand out is through the use of colorful and creative lighting of the building. This will be instrumental in giving the building its own unique signature. Colorful lights also make the building stand out clearly and unmistakably against a night sky which makes the buildings sometimes, visible from miles away. Another way to make the “wow” effect is through the use new and cutting-edge systems to manage the buildings. These systems make the buildings almost seem alive thanks to the network of complex systems that maintain and run the building automatically. These systems will never be known to the public that visits the building, but they will give them a feeling that these buildings have something more that they cannot see, a soul so to speak.These are some simple and very effective ways to give a building its own unique signature and also for the architects and designers to place their signatures on the building.