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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,...

Chicago is known for its green roofs but has few green walls, a trend that began
June 25,2012

Project, with price tag of $2 million to $3 million, needs council approval.

June 15,2012

Two main components of G2 Blend formula now C2C Certified Silver.

A grand prize winner will be selected from each of GAF’s five sales areas, so ea
June 13,2012

Professional roofing contractors or builders/remodelers in the U.S. can enter to win a Ford F-150 truck.

LEO A DALY’s design for the headquarters reflects SAC’s close culture, collabora
June 12,2012

LEO A DALY also provided site selection, programming and master planning services for the project over the past year.