Archinect - News 2014-07-30T15:26:25-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/60316722/london-s-hidden-interiors-in-pictures London's hidden interiors – in pictures Archinect 2012-10-29T17:37:00-04:00 >2012-11-05T19:51:30-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zz/zzlpfkex4o0ocq8i.jpg" width="514" height="208" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>From the grandeur of Whitehall to an unremarkable high street in south London, a peek behind the capital's less well-known facades reveals an amazing architectural heritage that rivals some of its most visited and celebrated sites, as these images from a new English Heritage book illustrate</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/5193980/your-one-stop-shop-for-hidden-stairways-and-secret-crypts Your One-Stop Shop for Hidden Stairways and Secret Crypts Paul Petrunia 2011-05-04T17:28:22-04:00 >2011-05-04T18:30:19-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2c/2c57e2c4391ed2f9a7e66c437b3e13ee.jpg" width="514" height="356" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>If you want to lace your house with cool hidden passages, you can&rsquo;t simply add hinges to a bookcase and shout, &ldquo;To the Batmobile!&rdquo; You have to account for shelf sag, and you have to build something sturdy enough to work hundreds of thousands of times. &ldquo;My history in robotics helps,&rdquo; says Steve Humble, founder of Creative Home Engineering&mdash;the only company dedicated to making hidden rooms and secret doors.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>