Custom builder Loudermilk Homes once relied exclusively on house wrap as their air and water barrier of choice. But once they learned about the benefits of the ForceField® air and water barrier system, they switched. Sherwin Loudermilk of Loudermilk Homes explains why. Click here to watch!read more
Image by Denys Vitali from Pixabay
The residential, retail, hospitality, and other civic components have an estimated development value of $15 billion.read more
The new company, Cohesion, helps synchronize tenants’ workflows.
At the 202-unit Niche 905 Apartments, Chicago, FitzGerald Associates Architects designed an 18th-floor roof deck featuring a large communal grilling station adjacent to smaller individual grills and private dining areas with family-style tables. A nine-foot glass wall running along the perimeter shields residents and their guests from the wind. The glass enclosure “helps the space feel more like a room and makes it more intimate,” said FitzGerald’s Kristen Larkin. Photo: C360 Images, Jim Tschetter
Seven tips for ensuring outdoor kitchens deliver safe, memorable experiences for residents and guests.
This course explains why severe weather events are causing designs, standards, and codes to be revisited.
Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels
Employees want wellness initiatives built into their work experience, especially when they’re in spaces that can leav...
New building includes interactive exhibit in tribute to the center’s donor.
With more than two million sf of LEED-certified office space planned, Amazon's new designs for its second headquarter...
While drainable building wraps share the ability to shed bulk water faster than standard wraps, not all are up to par. Tear strength, air holdout, UV resistance, and breathability still matter. Only TYPAR ® Drainable Wrap™ pairs drainability with overall industry-leading weather protection.read more
Flexibility and connectivity between the digital and physical space are key.
5.5 million sf waterfront district to be built in Shenzhen, China.
The structure is the first commercial building in Florida to achieve LEED Platinum v4 Certification.
Omni Hotels & Resorts will manage the County-owned hotel.
Today we are talking about Architectural Bucket lists. Everyone knows what a bucket list is – things you want to do o...
We discuss the characteristics of structural insulated panels and insulated metal panels, then layout the best use of...
Bank of America provides $500,000 grant to certify 15 U.S. cities.
Clayco worked with a Georgia college to design a helmet with greater comfort and adaptability.
New players are redefining what retail health might look like by embracing technologies including mobile apps, telehe...
Six revised documents available for interior construction projects.
More than 70% of contractors expect to increase staffing levels over the next six months.
The park will include new indoor and outdoor space.
Solar power with batteries and backup generators provide weeks of self-reliance.
Approach includes loosened zoning, incentives for higher density in lower-cost and mixed-income developments.
Award-winning museum features creatively detailed metal cladding.
Image courtesy of Daria Shevtsova/Pexels
While an appropriate balance of mixed-use offerings is key, providing retail that is the right scale for an urban nei...
Chartwell Hospitality will operate the hotel.
Southland Industries takes a measured approach to leaning into technology.
AIA’s ABI score for April showed a small increase in design services at 50.5 in April.
The building was the city’s first public library.
For its master plan of the 43-acre, transit-oriented Cambridge Crossing redevelopment in Boston, which eventually will include 4.5 million sf of vertical construction, CBT Architects took into account what that area’s long-term traffic and parking needs might be. (The master plan included 97 dedicated bike lanes.) Image courtesy CBT Architects.
The sharing economy puts a different spin on new construction and building operations.
McCarthy Building Companies with Flad Architects acted as the design-build team.
Connected devices and their wealth of data have led to significant improvements in operational efficiency and passeng...
Rocky Mountain Institute, Dept. of Energy, California Energy Commission join forces.