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Fire Rated Certified For Green Roof and Green Wall

Last year, an industrial building at Toh Guan Road caught fire due to the cladding resulting in the death of a woman. Claddings are composite panels attached to the frame of building acting as an outer wall. Since the incident, the SCDF has ensured all forms of cladding including green wall have to comply to stringent regulations. According to Straits Times – For these materials to be used here, they must first be given the green light by an accredited [...]

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Green Roofs and Climate Change

Hello 2018! (Another never-too-late-year to start those green resolutions) The last few months of very strange weather saw perfect respite for our green roofs. On a side note I believe, both you and I felt the cold to be a nice getaway from home in home. Clearly, global warming is taking its toll on us. Polar bears are starving and losing their homes. There is an urgent need for greening back what we have taken from nature. At GWS Living Art, our [...]

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Stress on the environment, Stress on us

According to the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, more than half of the world’s population lives in urban areas currently, and this proportion is expected to increase further to two-thirds of the world’s population. In just a single city, like Singapore, 80% of its population stays in HDB flats, which are our high-rise public housing. Needless to say, these numbers have showed how urbanization is occurring rapidly-much faster than we have ever imagined, with tall concrete [...]

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Thoughts on Napier Road Hoardings

”The big artist… keeps an eye on nature and steals her tools.” –Thomas Eakins If you think there is no art greater than the art of nature, technically… you’re not wrong. But if it is possible to steal some tools from the greatest masterpiece, why not? GWS introduces practical greening solutions that are incorporated into modern constructions. It is of no surprise to see more green walls springing up in modern buildings nowadays, especially with a plethora of benefits it brings along, there [...]

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Roots in a piece of classical

GWS Living Art takes pride in producing and performing an ultimate environmentally friendly greenery to you. We install and construct a clean and green building for you. Providing you with plenty of benefits be it in reducing heat against global changes in the world. Reducing energy consumption of your building, to help save the earth. Helps in minimizing the human pollution for example noise pollution.  Coming from a nursery with decades of experience specializing in plants. We provide a [...]

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