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The Merchants Bank Building in Kansas City, Mo., was missing its door and most of its windows. For the renovation, local architecture firm Susan...

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The Chateau Bethlehem, a historic 13th-century castle in the Netherlands, reopened as a 26-room hotel. The facility’s woven Wilton and...

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Michael J. Alter, president of The Alter Group, a national corporate real estate development firm headquartered in Skokie, Ill., on the growth of...

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Ecophon Master Solo S suspended ceiling panels combine style with Class-A sound absorption. The high-density fiberglass panels, made with 75%...

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The 47-year-old East Hills Mall in St. Joseph, Mo., was in need of a facelift, so Hollis+Miller Architects, headquartered in Overland Park, Kan.,...

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The Solar Powered Dimmer, made to work with 10-inch tubular skylights, uses a remote control to adjust the amount of sunlight allowed into the...

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Concerned about high HVAC energy use due to solar heat, and high energy consumption for heating in the winter, the school installed a 12-foot-...

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An office building at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., suffered from indoor temperatures as high as 90°F due to direct sun exposure. To...

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The York model YK-EP Energy Plus large capacity centrifugal chiller features a patent-pending mechanical compression economizer cycle that...

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During its recent expansion, Piper High School in Kansas City, Kan., added both school spirit and functionality with the installation of a pirate...