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March 29,2013

GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, knows that regular maintenance is critical for maximizing the life expectancy of every...

March 29,2013

Researchers at Stanford University have developed a nanophotonic material that not only reflects sunlight, but actually beams the thermal energy...

March 21,2013

Turner Construction Company announced that the First Quarter 2013 Turner Building Cost Index – which measures costs in the non-residential...

February 26,2013

New design values for all sizes and grades of visually graded Southern Pine dimension lumber were published in the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau...

ANSI standard for interior doors open for second public ballot
February 26,2013

WDMA I.S.6A-11, Industry Standard for Interior Architectural Wood Stile and Rail Doors and WDMA I.S.1A-11, Industry Standard for...

Integral bacteria make limestone when water infiltrates concrete, sealing cracks
February 22,2013

Two researchers from Delft Technical University in Holland have developed a self-healing cement that can stop microcracks from forming in concrete...

Bridgestone Americas Technical Center, Akron, Ohio, received the RoofPoint Advan
February 14,2013

Firestone Building Products has been awarded the 2012 RoofPoint Excellence in Design Award in two categories: Global...

8 eye-popping wood building projects
February 05,2013

From 100-foot roof spans to novel reclaimed wood installations, the winners of the 2013 National Wood Design Awards push the envelope in wood...

January 07,2013

Yudelson, a Contributing Editor to Building Design+Construction, says, “It looks like a good year ahead for the green building industry. Based on...

Before (left) and after (right)
October 17,2012

The Building Team selected Centria's Formawall Dimension Series to help achieve the retrofit project's goals of improved aesthetics,...