Archives For Materials and Products

Shopping for an architect isn’t any fun because we are generally self-righteous about quality and routinely look down our noses at mass-produced items. Here are some can’t miss gift ideas sure to please any architect.

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Ever want to know the difference from a shower that shouldn’t leak versus one that won’t leak? It’s about the stuff you can’t see… Learn what products to use when building a shower

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A reoccurring segment here on Life of an Architect – Lunchtime Architectural Products – a small collection of the best handful of architectural or design products I discover or review

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A reoccurring segment here on Life of an Architect – Lunchtime Architectural Products – a small collection of the best handful of architectural or design products I discover or review

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taking a look at 100% Design London – a showcase of a vast range of weird and wonderful materials from wood and plastic to embroidered wallpaper and steel cladding.

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T-Shirts for Architects

Bob Borson —  August 25, 2011 — 223 Comments

I always wanted a cool architectural or design t shirt. I couldn’t find any that I liked so I made my own

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I have been wanting to use zinc metal siding on a project since the dawn of time … maybe even longer. Finally the right modern residential project came along

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