architecture - engineering - construction

2015 July

2015 July

Delivering ultra-thermal performance in a unitized curtain wall system

July 31, 2015

Unitized systems are ideal building solutions, not only for their ability to offer views of bustling city life and other dramatic landscapes, but for cost-effectiveness, as well.

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Free eBook! The 12-Step Program to Avoid Water Intrusion in Homes

July 27, 2015

Free eBook for Builders! The 12-Step Program to Avoid Water Intrusion in Homes from Sto and GreenBuilder.

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Custom Mill Work, Bullet Resistant Barriers, and Inconspicuous Perfection

July 24, 2015

We are always looking for that Wow factor when we leave, where people are extremely excited: This barrier is bright, doesn’t distract visitors, and doesn’t get in the workers’ way.

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Case Study: Sustainability without Sacrificing Beauty - the Linstroth Residence

July 22, 2015

Challenged by restrictions imposed by the local Victorian Historic District and a personal goal of building a sustainable home within a strict budget, sustainability expert Tommy Linstroth and his team achieved sustainability without sacrificing beauty.

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Tectum Panel Art Wall Panels

July 20, 2015

Exercise your imagination... how would you like to use Tectum panel art? Share your best ideas!

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Enhance the beauty of ‪stucco

July 17, 2015

Enhance the beauty of ‪stucco‬ with FastWall Systems from ‪LaHabra‬. New Project Profile showcases FastWall in Bonita, CA.

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Ergonomics: When Work Really Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

July 14, 2015

Workers are oftentimes injured by performing the same physical tasks over and over again. It’s up to employers to address such safety hazards and work to eliminate them. NIOSH suggests following these seven steps to create your own program to address ergonomics-related hazards:

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3 Reasons to Choose Spray Foam Insulation

July 13, 2015

A summary of the top 3 reasons Icynene spray foam insulation is the better choice for home insulation.

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Benefits of Precast Concrete Bollards

July 10, 2015

Learn about the benefits of using concrete bollards for building and landscape site design. Ensure pedestrian safety and complement surrounding areas.

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Larger Optically Seamless TecVision Surfaces

July 8, 2015

Draper, Inc. has announced new, larger sizes for its award-winning TecVision Engineered Surface Technology line.

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The FGP Collection by Francisco Gomez Paz

July 6, 2015

FGP is an integrated collection of site furniture and lighting from Milan-based designer Francisco Gomez Paz. Part of Landscape Forms Global 45 initiative, FGP was designed for international application and appeal. The FGP Collection includes five elements: a bench, litter receptacle, bike rack and pedestrian and pathway LED lights.

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Structural Acoustic Roof Deck

July 3, 2015

The new Tectum Roof Deck catalog is officially online featuring the new Tectum V and Tectum E-N. When acoustics, style and toughness matter.

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