10 kitchen and bath design trends for 2015, NKBA

Bright, light, and simple spaces with accessibility in mind will be in demand this year. Photo courtesy NKBA

Multifamily Housing | March 03, 2015 | Adilla Menayang, Assistant Digital Content Editor

From kitchens made for pet lovers to floating vanities, the nation's top kitchen and bath designers identify what's hot for 2015.

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Midrise Mania: According to Tony Rossi, president of RMK Management Corp. and M&
December 17, 2013 | Taylor Johnson

According to some of the Chicago-area’s top commercial real estate firms, informally polled by area real estate PR fi...

December 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Preservation Green Lab in...

December 17, 2013 | USGBC

The Lady Bird Johnson Middle School in Irving, Texas, was named a winner of USGBC's annual award, along with nine oth...

Downloaded by thousands: This popular report addresses the inherited costs of the design-bid-build process, as related to the often mission-critical stage of steel joist and deck design. 

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BBG-BBGM's New York and Shanghai employees join HOK; BBG-BBGM in Washington, D.C
December 17, 2013 | HOK

HOK, a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm, announced today that architecture and interior des...

December 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Smart classrooms, DNA-based medical care, and wired cities are among the technology-related innovations identified by...

December 17, 2013 | Kahn

Cobb is the tenth president in the firm’s 118-year history. As President, Cobb is responsible for ensuring that all o...

 

Morton Buildings is the national leader in custom post-frame construction. With an expansive network of resources and an ongoing commitment to innovation within the industry, Morton has earned its reputation that has lasted for generations.

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December 17, 2013 | CBRE Group

CBRE Group, Inc. announced today that two of its senior executives, Chris Bodnar and Lee Asher, have been named Healt...

December 17, 2013 | AISC

Twenty years ago the Northridge Earthquake shook California and the results surprised designers throughout the U.S. A...

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December 16, 2013 | Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)

Overall, construction materials prices fell 0.5 percent in November and are up only 1.1 percent year over year, accor...

December 16, 2013 | AIA

Helene Combs Dreiling, FAIA, executive director of the Virginia Center for Architecture, was inaugurated as the 90th...

December 13, 2013 | GRW

GRW is expanding its capabilities through the recent acquisition of Chapman Technical Group, a 36-person West Virgini...

December 13, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From a dual fire-CO detector to an aspiration-sensing fire alarm, BD+C editors present a roundup of new fire and life...

December 13, 2013 | AIA

The research looks at the health of eight U.S. cities and lays out a path for translating the research into meaningfu...

December 13, 2013 | Holcim

Thirty specialists from around the world challenge the question of (higher) costs related to sustainability of the bu...

December 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Starting January 1, 2014, architects who apply for an occupational license in Texas will have to share their fingerpr...

December 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Buildings in tornado-prone areas should be constructed to withstand strong winds just as hurricanes are factored into...

The new prototype's open, social lobby space was designed to create a comfortabl
December 11, 2013 | Wyndham Worldwide Corporation

The extended-stay hotel prototype reduces development costs by 46% for franchisees and enhances the overall guest exp...

December 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traffic in public restroo...

Pedia-Pod was clad in architectural wall panels in varying shades of blue, creat
December 10, 2013 | Laurie Robert, Vice President, NRB

Greenbuild 2013 in Philadelphia was the site of a unique display—Pedia-Pod, a modular pediatric treatment room design...

Tower Pinkster Titus Architects specified a silicone-glazed curtain wall for ene
December 10, 2013 | BY C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

When it comes to selecting fenestration systems—particularly glass facades and door systems—a number of factors come...

Cumberland Universitys Learning Commons was created with a limited budget throu
December 10, 2013 | Wendell D. Brown, AIA, LEED AP, Earl Swensson Associates

In this era of scaled-down budgets, maximized efficiencies, new learning methods and social media’s domination of fac...

The panels of La Mtaphone were selected for their acoustical as well as structu
December 06, 2013 | BD+C Staff

La Métaphone, a concert hall in Ognies, France, is a 1,980-sm facility with the unique characteristic of being a stru...

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December 06, 2013 | Goettsch Partners

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has been named the 2013 Firm of the Year, as conferred by the Chicago chapte...

December 06, 2013 | Accell

Accell’s Powramid boast easy access to multiple adapter-friendly power outlets, a patented desktop design and innovat...

December 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Houston, Salt Lake City, Miami, New York, and Los Angeles are five cities that are leading the way on preparing for c...

December 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 500,000 sf, 14-story One Angel Square in Manchester, England, is being promoted as "the most environmentally-frie...

December 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The low-lying city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands is a world leader in storm resiliency with policies that impact bu...

December 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

In 2009, more legislation authorizing design-build project delivery passed than in any year in Design Build Institute...

December 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)—the code that serves as the model for states’ codes—has underg...

December 04, 2013 | HOK

Dubai has been chosen as the site of the 2020 World Expo. HOK led the design team that developed the master plan for...

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