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

The latest version of Act-Track, 2.1, an automated cost-management tool for security activities, now links activity tracking with incident management and guard tour. Users can track precise details about activities and maintain...

August 11, 2010

Joshua Prince-Ramus, principal architect of Museum Plaza in Louisville, Ky., hopes people will be "shocked" by the building he's designed.

The $305 million project...

August 11, 2010

In response to market demand for increased security in public workplaces, a revolving security portal features integrated metal detection, interlocking doors and weight sensors. After each metal detection alarm, the entire...

August 11, 2010

When the need for a rooftop residing beneath a highway was revealed, Sure-Tough membrane, with an enhanced polyester reinforcement layered between two plies of membrane, provided a surface that was puncture-resistant and...

August 11, 2010

The construction material price index dropped 1.4% in September, the first significant decline during the last three years—apart from the price surge resulting from temporary supply interruptions caused by Hurricane...

August 11, 2010