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ICF Homes: What You Need to Know SAVE

ICF Homes: What You Need to Know

Homes built out of insulated concrete forms (ICF) are growing in popularity amongst builders and homeowners. ICF is a versatile way of building, using flexible, integrated walls that are made of hollow, insulated foam b... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentMatt • Nov 7
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Construction Innovations That Make Building Breezier SAVE

Construction Innovations That Make Building Breezier

Building is a stressful endeavor, whether you're building a new home or an office building. On... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentHolly • Aug 16
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Modern Concrete Home Design Considerations SAVE

Modern Concrete Home Design Considerations

It seems that American still prefer to build their houses out of wood and brick rather than us... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentMatt • Jul 31
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Building a Sustainable House Against Harsh Climates SAVE

Building a Sustainable House Against Harsh Climates

When it comes to building, sustainable materials are what everyone is after. Whether it's a new build or a renovation, finding the right sustainable materials for any climate is the key. The project may be in an area pr... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentMatt • Jun 4
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SFO Director on Airport's $2.5 Billion, 10-Year Renovation SAVE

SFO Director on Airport's $2.5 Billion, 10-Year Renovation

Airports are some of the busiest and heaviest foot-trafficked spaces in the world. Efficiency,... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentSona • 2017
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Microhouses: A Small Solution for Big Problems SAVE

Microhouses: A Small Solution for Big Problems

The recent launching of Kodasema's microhouse project in the UK stirred up a debate surroundi... READ MORE >

3 CommentsLucia • 2017
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From Minimalist to Expressionist, How Snohetta Designs Differently SAVE

From Minimalist to Expressionist, How Snohetta Designs Differently

There are a few names in architecture that seem to be everywhere you look, with each project more stunning and innovative than the last. One of those names is Snohetta, the international firm that specializes in everyth... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentJoy • 2017
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Contemporary Congregation Space Needs in Stations and Shopping Centers SAVE

Contemporary Congregation Space Needs in Stations and Shoppi...

When designing public spaces such as retail buildings or transportation hubs, circulation is n... READ MORE >

1 CommentLucia • 2017
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Retail Spaces: Urban Design Strategies SAVE

Retail Spaces: Urban Design Strategies

The successful urban image of the city is the result of the deliberate accumulation of indepen... READ MORE >

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How to Design Contemporary Structures in Indigenous Zones SAVE

How to Design Contemporary Structures in Indigenous Zones

Building in indigenous zones can be very sensitive. Sometimes in trying to honor an ancient culture, you end up mangling their heritage, and making a wrong decision that could enrage a whole community; and by ignoring t... READ MORE >

1 CommentLucia • 2017
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Reaching for the Sky: From Towers to Skyscrapers SAVE

Reaching for the Sky: From Towers to Skyscrapers

Through the ages, humans have been trying to reach the very heavens through architecture. But... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentLucia • 2016
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Desert Dwellings: How to Design for the Desert SAVE

Desert Dwellings: How to Design for the Desert

A desert environment is hostile by nature; building in the desert means having to prepare your... READ MORE >

Leave a CommentLucia • 2016
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How to Construct Timber Roof Trusses SAVE

How to Construct Timber Roof Trusses

The roof is probably one of the most, if not the most important part of a building as it protects everything inside a building - including its occupants. The roof truss is a strong, triangulated framework usually made f... READ MORE >

2 Comments • Veronica R • 2016
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Public Realm: Urban Park Strategies SAVE

Public Realm: Urban Park Strategies

The modern urban park is not only considered a focal point of a neighborhood, but also a node... READ MORE >

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Saving the Night from Light Pollution SAVE

Saving the Night from Light Pollution

You've heard of air, noise and water pollution numerous times but light pollution is less know... READ MORE >

1 Comment • Veronica R • 2016

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