The Zurn AquaVantage Dual Flush Handle can be installed on virtually any flush valve for toilets in commercial and institutional building applications. The handle allows users to flush at 1.6 gallons per flush for...

August 11, 2010

The Commerce Department estimates that a total of $8.80 billion was spent for new construction or renovation/remodeling of hotels and motels during the first ten months of 2002, a decline of 28.2% from the spending...

August 11, 2010

Jeanne Gang, principal of Studio Gang Architects and one of Chicago's rising design stars, recently unveiled the design of her first high-rise residential development. The $300 million, 83-story tower, dubbed Aqua,...

August 11, 2010

A DC electronic ballast is for use with 68- or 148-watt DC electronic lamps. The electronic design provides a more compact, lighter-weight ballast that results in greater energy efficiency. The hybrid DC electronic circuitry is...

August 11, 2010

Family of high-performance concealed cove fixtures are designed for a broad range of architectural applications, offering four lamp types, seven lumen-output choices and a 25-degree forward throw. It also offers three mounting...

August 11, 2010

A complete guide to installing and maintaining EIFS finishes is available. Contractors and owners alike, as well as inspectors and designers, may find this comprehensive guide valuable.

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August 11, 2010

The first quarter of 2001 saw an increase in metropolitan office vacancies, following an over-the-year decrease during the past three years, according to data from the most recent survey conducted by commercial...

August 11, 2010

Concrete slab preparation, moisture management and subflooring options are issues commonly dealt with when preparing a concrete surface for wood flooring. The Hardwood Council offers a how-to guide on the installation of...

August 11, 2010

Retzsch Lanao Caycedo Architects of Boca Raton, Fla., designed a contemporary 19-story office/retail tower in Hallandale, Fla., with a glass façade interspersed with metal louvers and planes of metal mesh. A...

August 11, 2010