Our day to day activities cause impairment to our environment in manner we hardly perceive, construction and manufacturing cause depletion of ground water; brick kilns, fertilizer and pesticides, paper and pulp, thermal power plant and smelters amongst others cause air and allied pollution, HVAC and heating solutions add to global warming and faulty land related practices cause top soil erosion.
Setrans found Bamboo For Rest in 2017 in its undertaking of innovative & Eco-friendly carbon neutral design, development, architecture, manufacture, construction, supply and maintenance of living spaces and other products made of bamboo and other eco-friendly materials. Our mission is sustainable Eco-friendly transformations. (S-E-Trans): measures to optimize power consumptions and thermal management of equipments to reduce carbon footprint and global warming. We are further engaged as service providers and render architecture & engineering services using bamboo and allied materials.
Green buildings are most useful in the present day scenario where resources are being depleted. Researches on positive effects of green shelters in ameliorating the environment, prompted our initiatives bamboo for rest. Bamboo forrest offers engineered solution with possibilities of solar back up, (with or without batteries), lights, signage, clean water, mobile charging, GPS, CCTV in our static and mobile products.
Our design and architectural services span:
- Resort cottage
- Low rise hotels
- Low rise ready to move homes
- Mobile homes on carvan
- Dg enclosures (for generators)
- Bus stops
- Lamp post with led lamp
- Gazebo for parks and roofs
- Pos shops (small vending shops)
- Guard rooms
- Folding campsite
For exteriors we use finest quality of graded bamboo and treat them for anti-aging, fireproofing, weatherproofing and aesthetically sought local or traditional solution e.g. Tree roots, sea and river gravel, terracotta, handmade tiles etc. And for interiors we use processed bamboo floor tiles and squares, palm leaves, jute, coconut coir, natural rubber etc. Along with whole or parts of bamboo or bamboo wood, stick, mats etc.
The walls are performed with paintings of traditional arts e.g. Madhubani art, baster paintings or modern pyrography mixed with traditional calligraphy. This not only serves our environment but also serves as a solution to employment and engagement of skilled citizens and native artisans