Automatic daylight sensors, translucent clerestory windows, and a climate control system are a few of the sustainable features of the new Shakespeare & Company Center in Lenox, Mass. Designed by Great Barrington...

August 11, 2010

More than 24,000 design professionals made the voyage to Las Vegas last month for the AIA 2005 National Convention and Design Expo, held May 19–21 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Attendance figures surpassed the...

August 11, 2010

The Frontier Project, a 14,000-sf community learning center designed by HMC Architects, Ontario, Calif., will serve as a demonstration site for sustainable design and construction. The $14 million facility will have...

August 11, 2010
  • Mold causes rash-of IAQ suits. A building owned by Irvine Apartment Communities, Newport Beach, Calif., is just one target of a recent spate of lawsuits in the...

August 11, 2010

The city of Calgary's new $43 million Water Centre office building, which houses the city's water services and water resources business units, is the first office project in Alberta to earn LEED Gold. This is the...

August 11, 2010

Average prices for brass and copper plumbing products rose by less than 1% for the second year in a row during 2002. Through the first eleven months of 2002, the Labor Department's producer price index for these...

August 11, 2010

Decorative carpets have patterns inspired by migratory birds and are available for commercial or institutional buildings. The serene patterning is created using modern scroll technology creating a rich multilayered effect....

August 11, 2010