Building Materials

Maggie Hardy Knox, President of 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

Maggie Hardy Knox, President of 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

March 03, 2020 |

Maggie Hardy Knox, President of 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, to receive Career Ach...

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Top Window and Door Products for 2019
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Pella’s Rolscreen retractable screen and NanaWall’s HSW single-track sliding glass wall are among...

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Top Structural Products for 2019
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Inpro’s Fireline 140 fire barrier and Owens Corning’s Foamglas cellular glass insulation are amon...

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101 Top Products for 2019
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction readers and editors select their top building products for...

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Top Interior Building Products for 2019
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Arktura's Delta Drop ceiling and CertainTeed's Decoustics Rondolo wood panels are among the 13 ne...

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Top Glass and Glazing Products for 2019 101 Top Products Building Design+Construction
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

SageGlass's Harmony dynamic glass and Vitro Architectural Glass's Acuity low-iron glass are among...

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Top Flooring Products for 2019 101 Top Products Interface Look Both Ways collection
December 16, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Tarkett’s aviation-inspired flooring collection and J+J Flooring’s textile composite flooring are...

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Sto StoColor Dryonic, 101 Top Products for 2019
December 12, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Sto's beetle-inspired exterior coating and Dörken Systems' UV-resistant vapor-permeable barrier a...

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ABC Supply opens new branch in Sharonville OHIO

September 13, 2019 |

ABC Supply Co. opens a branch in Sharonville, Ohio

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November 09, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Seven months into Trump’s trade war, the jury is still out.

| August 17, 2018 | CENTRIA

The first New England Conservatory building to be added in 60 years presents a singular vision....

| August 01, 2018 |

Metal building systems are often selected for large-sized structures, and with good reason.

Saint Gobain's North American headquarters in Malvern, Pa., was designed to provide higher levels of acoustical comfort for its employees. Image: Saint Gobain

July 25, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The building products giant gauges its employees’ perceptions of old and new headquarters environ...

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Exterior of a Mars building prototype

Courtesy Redhouse Studio

July 13, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A Cleveland-based architect and a NASA Ames researcher have a novel idea for building on Mars....

May 30, 2018 |
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), architect and... read more
Shear cracks riddle the exterior wall of this urban parking structure. Courtesy Hoffmann Architects

Shear cracks riddle the exterior wall of this urban parking structure. Courtesy Hoffmann Architects

May 24, 2018 | Richard P. Kadlubowski, AIA, and Christopher DeRosa, AIA, Hoffmann Architects

We may think of the building envelope as an inanimate object, but in reality its components can b...

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Moisture damage around the bathroom exhaust fan from reverse air flow through the exterior wall cap

| April 18, 2018 |
Hospital interior

Healthcare buildings need optimum building enclosures for efficiency and sustainability.

| February 28, 2018 | Powered by Owens Corning

Sustainable healthcare facilities will need energy-efficient building enclosures from the outset....

Figure 1:​ Despite the presence of a waterproofing membrane on the elevated concrete slabs, water intrusion occurred through the terrace levels into the spaces below, infiltrating via penetrations and cracks in the slab.

| February 15, 2018 |
December 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The color represents a symbol of counterculture, unconventionality, and artistic brilliance, acco...

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| August 24, 2017 |

No matter what structural material you build with, be it steel, concrete, or wood, water is the e...

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An exterior shot of the Beijing National Stadium
| August 17, 2017 |

Lighter than glass and 100% recyclable, one material takes center stage in the future of building...

Pixabay Public Domain

July 07, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Not only has the concrete stood the test of time, but it has actually become stronger.

June 13, 2017 |
Architect and materials guru Blaine Brownell reveals emerging trends and applications that are trans... read more
| June 09, 2017 | ALPOLIC

The developers of the recently opened Asheville City Center sought out a cost-effective design th...

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Photo courtesy of Miniwiz

May 16, 2017 |

The building is made of Polli-Brick, a building material that comes from 100% recycled Polyethyle...

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